“The society that puts equality before freedom will end up with neither. The society that puts freedom before equality will end up with a great measure of both.” — Milton Friedman

Matterhorn — A Novel of the Vietnam War

Just finished it. It’s a must read for anyone with any interest at all in the daily life of marine grunts in Quang Tri province...

Read More

Bill Whittle — A Nation of Desire

Read More

What Capitalism and the Industrial Revolution Have Wrought in 200 Countries in 200 years

[vodpod id=ExternalVideo.978965&w=640&h=385&fv=%26rel%3D0%26border%3D0%26]

Read More

Jaywalking – This Did Happen

This is December (almost) and not July but this is worth looking at again. Jay Leno interviews some people who don’t know much about history....

Read More

Kodachrome 1940

Frenchies “Juke Joint” in Melrose, Louisiana, 1940. Photo by Marion Post Wolcott. Reproduced from Kodachrome positive. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. [Click to...

Read More

Warsaw Ghetto Uprising and the Establishment of The State of Israel

Seventy-two years ago last night, November 9-10, 1938, Kristallnacht occurred throughout Germany and parts of Austria. Just over four years later the holocaust had killed...

Read More

Answering Rush Limbaugh’s Rants Against Darwin

Nothing here is meant to denigrate Rush Limbaugh for his rants against Darwin and Evolution by Natural Selection. He’s entitled to his opinion. In most...

Read More

Never Forget

We know the British newspapers cover the stories from the U.S. that our own media ignores. The Climategate story was an example of what anyone...

Read More

VJ Day August 14, 1945

Richard Sullivan says, of this video: 65 Years Ago my Dad shot this film along Kalakaua Ave. in Waikiki capturing spontaneous celebrations that broke out...

Read More

Sam Colt Made Us Equal

Think the world might be a kinder, gentler place if firearms did not exist? I’ve never believed that and now there is some pretty good...

Read More

June 6, 1944

This post has been moved to the “Pages” section in the upper right of your screen.

Read More

How To Read Amazon Customer Reviews

When reading Amazon customer reviews I sometimes find the one-star reviews to be as helpful as the four or five-star reviews. This is especially true...

Read More

Subscribe to Blog via Email