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PTSD Now Blamed for Causing Plagiarism

» by July 26th, 2014 at 3:11 am » Comments (0)

Is there anything that a veteran in trouble will not blame PTSD for?  This has to be one of the worst examples yet: Sen. John Walsh of Montana said Wednesday his ...more »

North Korean Human Rights Activist Suzanne Scholte To Run for Congress

» by May 13th, 2014 at 8:38 am » Comments (0)

This is one person the Kim regime would not want to have in Congress: Suzanne Scholte, a well-known U.S. activist on the North Korean human rights problem, has become a Republican ...more »

Crystall ball time

» by December 31st, 2013 at 8:31 am » Comments (14)

Here are some predictions for next year 1 New Orleans defeats Denver in the Super Bowl 2 Fidel Castro dies 3 North Korea conducts another nuclear test 4 The United States sees its ...more »

Are Political Dynasties An Asian Thing?

» by January 9th, 2013 at 3:09 am » Comments (15)

That is what the Japan Times is asking: To the extent that culture matters in politics, the recent spate of leadership changes in Northeast Asia suggests that Asian societies are more ...more »

Houses Passes Budget Deal, Taxes and Deficit To Increase

» by January 2nd, 2013 at 5:36 am » Comments (12)

Despite the media's so called "Fiscal Cliff" fearmongering a deal has been passed to avoid pending budget cuts: The House seemed on track to torch the legislation, a hard-fought bipartisan bill ...more »

Petraeus Reportedly Was Responsible for Making Jill Kelley the Honorary South Korean Consul

» by November 17th, 2012 at 6:26 am » Comments (16)

So not only was Petraeus hanging around with someone that was arguably a foreign government agent with a shady background, but now the report below says that he is the ...more »

Election 2012 Open Thread

» by November 7th, 2012 at 5:07 am » Comments (103)

With the election race finally over, here is an Open Thread for everyone to sound off about what they thought about the results from last night's election. more »

President Obama Causes Outrage with Reference to ‘Polish Death Camp’

» by May 30th, 2012 at 8:26 am » Comments (26)

People whose ancestors grew up within 100 miles of the Vistula River are getting their pitchforks and torches handy. Poles and Polish-Americans expressed outrage today at President Obama’s reference earlier to ...more »

Will The US Redeploy Tactical Nuclear Weapons On the Korean Peninsula?

» by May 14th, 2012 at 8:37 am » Comments (9)

Here is a perfect example of election year politics in the US that is going to unnecessarily cause tension between the government and people of South Korea and the US ...more »

UAW Postponed Protest During President Lee’s US Visit

» by December 17th, 2011 at 5:36 pm » Comments (17)

Remember when Presidents Obama and Lee toured the GM plant in Michigan and everything appeared to be fine and swell?  Now it has come out that it appears that the ...more »

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