Pat Buchanan

The Snarling Tiger in Chinese Stripes

It seems I don't often agree with Pat Buchanan these days, but his wide-eyed American protectionism has always been a favorite position of mine, and here Buchanan builds the argument that China is everything we thought it would grow to be—a snarling tiger. It is truly time for America to withdraw from this global dance, and concentrate on national defense and self-reliance once again. n my own art I have often pointed out that China is the new super power. Too many people just laugh, and talk about cheap imports. But let's examine a few glaring facts. Among its billions,...

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Detroit And The Last American Value

UST IN CASE you haven't been paying close attention to the news of the day, Detroit City, long on the frail side, is failing and failing fast. The key questions are centered, or at least, should center on the reasons of why the American automobile industry, once the paragon of manly strength echoing the pervasiveness of ingenuity, hard work, and the American Way, is failing. Even if you are sympathetic to this latest charade of tycoon muskateers looking for a bailout for their own house of cards, and want to believe in your hearts of hearts that everything is on...


Thought Police On The Prowl

HIS ASTOUNDS AND FRIGHTENS ME. Thought police on the prowl is hovering close to Planet earth now. America is in immediate and deliberate danger of being taken over by goon squads of one form of another. We are being set up for misery. Why and by whom? This who conspiracy is evidently much larger and more complex than candidate Obama himself, a mere tool in the hands of someone or some organization more sinister. But what do I know? Nothing. Nothing is what I know. Propaganda and heresay is not evidence. So, despite the total sense of helplessness some of...


Palin Rumors Debunked

FELLOW NAMED CHARLIE MARTIN has set up a page listing and confirming or debunking all the rumours about Gov. Sarah Palin. I know it's a tough job but really, let's have some civility around here. This is America, my friends. I suggest anyone writing about this woman in the future to check with this page, ah yes, gather gather a few details, before repeating something that is blatantly false. Thanks to The Audacity of Hypocrisy and Deception for offering this information. Here are some of the debunked rumors: No she wasn’t a member of the (wild-eyed libertarian) Alaska Independence Party,...


Pushing War With Iran

T'S ONLY a matter of time before the confrontation between the world and Iran’s mullahs, with the U.S. leading the charge, sets off a catastrophic conflagration. The present stand-off is bound to change, either by the U.S. use of force to make good on its threat that a nuclear Iran is not acceptable, or by the mullahs managing to make the unacceptable an accomplished fact. Although the main adversaries are the U.S. and Iran, much of the world has a huge stake regarding this potentially catastrophic confrontation. Israel, the Persian Gulf states, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Iraq as well as nations...