Tag Archives: Israel

The Donald Chronicles, #4 – Jan. 23, 2017

Trump, the Birther: While on the subject of The Donald’s predilection for lying (yesterday’s post), what else comes to mind? How about his prolonged (2011-2016), absurd and mean-spirited disinformation campaign, alleging that President Obama was not born in the US? While he doesn’t get … Continue reading

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Travels Abroad, 1962-3, Chapter 11 – Iran

We drove southeast into Iran, and, as evening approached, the wind was blowing hard. Dust everywhere. We pulled up against the mud brick wall of a compound, in the lee of the wind, and began cooking dinner. Not long after, a man came … Continue reading

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Bernie Sanders

Is there one policy position in Bernie’s slate that you disagree with? I can’t find one. IMO, he stands for everything that we need to re-make America. Some think he should take a tougher stance vis a vis Israel. He says that … Continue reading

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December 7, 2011 – Pearl Harbor Day, and my 4F

Today is Pearl Harbor Day and, coincidentally, Kathy and I will visit Pearl Harbor while on Oahu for the X-Mas vacation. Also coincidentally, Dec. 7 is the day (in 1963) that I received my 4F draft classification. A “4F” meant … Continue reading

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