May 13, 2019 archive

Letters of Surrender

Gen. Washington to Gen. Cornwallis, October 18, 1781 To avoid unnecessary Discussions and Delays, I shall at Once, in Answer to your Lordship’s Letter of Yesterday, declare the general Basis upon which a Definitive Treaty and Capitulation must take place. The Garrisons of York and Gloucester, including the Seamen, as you propose, will be received …

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Pondering the Pundits

Pondering the Pundits” is an Open Thread. It is a selection of editorials and opinions from> around the news medium and the internet blogs. The intent is to provide a forum for your reactions and opinions, not just to the opinions presented, but to what ever you find important. Thanks to ek hornbeck, click on …

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Mr. Robinson’s Neighborhood

I’m telling you, Gritty is a Leftist/Anarchist Icon! (Really, really HBO? Cersei stands at the balcony and does nothing at all, even blink? This is the lamest last stand since Teutoburger Wald!) Ahem. Bill Nye demonstrates the effect of Mentos on Diet Coke. Later he illustrates how variations in amount of Propellant and levels of …

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Mother’s Day Fresh yesterday but I already had it programmed besides, how hip do I have to be? You guys are worse than a bunch of Sophomores at a Middle School Mixer.

The Breakfast Club (The Senate)

Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We’re a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we’re not too hungover we’ve been bailed out we’re not too exhausted from last night’s (CENSORED) the caffeine kicks in. Join us every weekday morning at 9am (ET) and weekend morning at 10:00am (ET) (or …

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Six In The Morning Monday 13 May 2019

Can the PLA get across the Taiwan Strait? While the Pentagon appears to be skeptical, the facts and the numbers tell a different story ByGRANT NEWSHAM The Pentagon’s recently released 2019 China Military Power Report says PLA forces cannot conduct a full-scale amphibious assault on Taiwan – and are “less likely” planning for one. The report claims …

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