three lots of Global Warming. It’s actually an abbreviation for the reasons why the United States is failing to achieve anything but endless slaughter: won’t achieve anything, can’t achieve anything.
But don’t ask me, I covered this one in various blogs in the past. As in the old naval gunnery, look at the fall of shot and adjust accordingly—
… And although the US might feel obliged to tackle Isis with the old tools of war, the 13 years since 9/11 have taught us a holding pattern is about the best the old tools can achieve. You can suppress the symptoms but air strikes never address the root cause.
Obama didn’t define victory because there is no immediate victory to be had …
To read more* : click here
—or take my advice to adjust not physical gunsights but mental mindset. It’s not a physical war now but (as ever) a ‘War of Ideas’.
wars are not between people, races, nations, or empires. They are always between ideas (the people involved are nothing more than the tools ideas use in furtherance of their aims).
IN THE MEANTIME
the dinosaurs running America and its various lapdogs (Britain, Europe, NATO, ANZUS, anyone?) are running last century’s models simultaneously on both obsolete and Empty. Not good.
* Ye gods, it’s even become obvious to the Kiwi Herald, but why not to the desperate vested interests with no option but to continue business as usual (while praying to the God of War aka Prince of Peace for assistance?)
Almost every New Zealand child is throughly indoctrinated in NZ culture. They are pounded in kindergarten and on with the sanitised/romanticised ‘utopian dream’ version. Pure fiction, but hey, People-in-High-Places insist. (We have to have a cultural identity, you see.)
SOME MIGHT SEE
the Cultural Identity as simple branding, an identifying trademark and have done with it. BUT— Happy Haka, Mr Putin!Continue reading
AND THE BEAT GOES ON
doo-dah, doo-dah …
NOTHING EVER CHANGES
but the packaging. Mr Blair of UK fame quietly slipped out to enjoy his millions and the lifetime of adoration from the unthinking; a guaranteed income forever on the strength of Democracy.
Likewise the only man (man?) I have confused with a ventriloquist’s dummy— The Beat Goes On …Continue reading
most innocents seem to dread
THE ATTENTIONS OF
a troll. Good for them. For myself, my dread is that I might actually be a troll. I loathe the idea that by simply being me I may be giving some innocent soul undeserved conniptions.
But when you read something in a post TROLLContinue reading
oops … I meant fifteen secs (seconds) but at least I now have your attention.
tracking something else I happened over a brieffie you-tube posted by a grieving mother.
I posted on the fun-filled antics and hectic (?) last moments of a carful of young folks in NZ’s Invercargill. So?
Consider this verse (or not)—
—and then turn the volume up painfully loud on your device (otherwise it won’t be so effective) and draw in this link—it’s listed as just 29 seconds (but half of those are the homilies at the end). The bang (so to speak) is in the first quarter minute.
use it as you see fit. Sending it to some young soul for whom you hold an affection might be a good idea. (Or maybe not, they’re famed for being bulletproof and never listening anyway.)
GOOD LUCK, and be advised: turn your volume right up.