Punditry’s Asymmetric Verbal Warfare

We are all aware of asymmetric warfares – like the ones conducted by terrorist organizations and renegade militias against nation states. However there is another asysmmetric warfare, of the verbal kind, carried out by the pundit class and their enablers in the media. When a politician in power says something, such as drawing a red line on Syria, Assad must go, etc., he is held to account for that. Any further development such as a possible […]

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Dolphins 24 – Colts 20

The Dolphins finally played like a complete club and kept their poise in the end.  What was impressive was that after surrendering a lead that they held through the middle of the 2nd quarter, they fought back, reclaimed the lead and did not allow Andrew Luck to complete a comeback.  So, well done, Dolphins

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Blog Philosophy

The general guiding principle of this blog, besides truthfullness, is “Moderation.” As a wise man once said, we aim to pursue “Moderation in everything, including moderation”.
The general tenor of the posts willl be centrist. When it comes to domestic U.S. policies, our posts may appear to be left of center. But that is only because, the “Overton Window” in U.S. politics has shifted significanly rightward in the last 30 years, just as it had shifted to the […]

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Hello World!

This is a new blog, where we hope to discuss different topics, to enrich our knowledge and understanding of the world around us. Our aim is to have a free-flowing stream of topics and ideas. This is not a topical blog about any one particular issue. We hope you will join us for the ride. See you soon.

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