JSF(ailure)

The Joint Strike Fighter turned out to be a trillion dollar waste of monopoly money. Though the below video does not address the features of the plane (or lack thereof), the implication is very clearly that bureaucracy and democracy can waste money, time, and talent like nothing else… ) Don’t even ponder what we could…

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Russia Could Win

Without firing a shot, Russia could win the coming altercation (which I don’t believe will ultimately occur). Why? Because of our debt: A Kremlin aide was quoted on Tuesday as saying that if the United States were to impose sanctions on Russia over Ukraine, Moscow might be forced to drop the dollar as a reserve…

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“Chinese Drone Strikes US Wedding”

Can you imagine that headline? Would a war start with China? How outraged would we feel? It recently happened in Yemen (for the 5th time), by a drone controlled by our military: On my wedding day, my wife and I hired a couple of shuttle vans to ferry guests between a San Clemente hotel and…

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