Tag Archives: Thomas Wolfe

Atavism In Action

Atavism lurks within both “left” and “right”. The meritocracy has become an inbred aristocracy where “refined” atavism is displayed in the February 2017 issue of Harper’s magazine. Atavistic yearnings have even allowed torture into the discussion. Torture along with blood … Continue reading

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Weak Tsar, Strong Tsar

“Anna Anderson” (Anastasia Romanov) perceived how Russia alternates between a weak tsar and a strong tsar. So does the United States alternate between Democrat and Republican. Tsar Alexander, a strong tsar, helped Abraham Lincoln preserve the Union. Strong Tsar Donald … Continue reading

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Come Now, and Let Us Reason Together

China’s warships in Syria “Come now, and let us reason together…” This is found in Isaiah 1:18. The highly vaunted “reason” reigns as deity amongst the “normal men” (and women). Yet “normal men” have killed perhaps 100,000,000 of their fellow … Continue reading

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Economic Hit Men Pound Greek Stallion

In 1869, J.P. Morgan journeyed to London. There he reached an agreement to form the Northern Securities company. Northern Securities was to be an agent of N.M. Rothschild Company in the United States. [1] In 1900, President William McKinley presided … Continue reading

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"Vigorish" In Greece

Rocky: “Break his thumbs” “Vigorish” does not mean the Greeks are feeling invigorated after their stunning Fifth of July vote against austerity measures. The vigorish, also called “the vig”, is the interest taken by the loan shark. It is also … Continue reading

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Secret of the Epiphany Plunge

RT reporter joins brave believers to take ice-cold Epiphany dip Each year, in January, Russians take the Epiphany Plunge. Stripped down to swim suits, outdoors in weather of minus 15 degrees Fahrenheit, they immerse themselves in ice-cold water. Above (hopefully) … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Race

President Obama uses the N word talking about racism Back in 2008, then-candidate Barack Obama called for a “national dialogue on race”. [1] Since that time, on different occasions, President Obama will revisit “Let’s talk about race.” Then poof! The … Continue reading

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