Monthly Archives: April 2017

Millennials Should Rent

From Zero Hedge: A breakdown of the data by age group reveals that the primary driver for this latest decline was once again the youngest age cohort. While older Americans, especially those 65 and older, have predictably seen only modest … Continue reading

Posted in Neighborhood Disasters | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mattis Punching Down

From DNI, Dan Coats: Past efforts have failed to halt North Korea’s unlawful weapons programs and nuclear and ballistic missile tests. With each provocation, North Korea jeopardizes stability in Northeast Asia and poses a growing threat to our allies and … Continue reading

Posted in Military Disasters | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Late David Powell

From the N&R: David M. Powell, the former Triad economic development executive and Wilmington businessman who was accused of embezzling more than $240,000 from the Piedmont Triad Partnership, took his own life Saturday… Powell was charged in January 2016 with … Continue reading

Posted in Nonprofit Disasters | Tagged | Leave a comment

Obama the Persian

From Politico: When President Barack Obama announced the “one-time gesture” of releasing Iranian-born prisoners who “were not charged with terrorism or any violent offenses” last year, his administration presented the move as a modest trade-off for the greater good of … Continue reading

Posted in Presidential Disasters | Tagged | Leave a comment

Mad Dog Mattis is POTUS

It was the GOP plan all along, among the #NeverTrumpers and now it is reality. Mattis pawned Trump last week with bad intel regarding our carrier groups. From The Daily Beast, recently: President Donald Trump has signaled that he wants … Continue reading

Posted in Military Disasters | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Walking Dead

God knows I hate the AMC show as much as  I loved Breaking bad and Better Call Saul.  Maybe it’s because I’m from Liberty.   For the last twenty years I’ve been married and living up the road in Greensboro. … Continue reading

Posted in Neighborhood Disasters | Tagged | Leave a comment

The Pentagon Highlands Forum

Now that Trump has pragmatically acquiesced to the dark side of foreign policy and abandoned the nationalistic promises made during his quixotic campaign, we should become familiar with our new neocon masters. From Nafeez Ahmed in 2015: The post-Cold War period … Continue reading

Posted in Foreign Policy Disasters | Tagged , , | Leave a comment