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Posted on 02/17/2017 10:45:04 AM PST by LorianneEdited on 02/17/2017 5:55:02 PM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]
It reminds me of an old gambit in fly fishing called the “artificial hatch.” Trout like to gorge on mayfly nymphs as they rise out of a stream and shuck their nymphal shells to fly away as winged adults. The bugs do this in bunches, at a particular time of day, according to sub-species. This “hatch” drives the trout into a feeding frenzy.
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WTF is going on with our more or less permanent government? If Trump won't or can't weed these people out it's looking more and more like we're going to have to do it.
Making anyone with a modicum of intelligence wonder if Kunstler has ever been to the Baltics, or Russia for that matter . . . .
Looking more and more like “we’re gonna have to do it”.
Making anyone with a modicum of intelligence wonder if Kunstler has any idea why "Empire" is such a powerful term to any dictator.
It's not about the expense, it's about how it looks on a map of the world.
France, for example, has a vastly larger economy and greater GDP than Russia - for that matter, so do California, Texas, and New York - but you know Vlad Putin would rather be Emperor of Russia than of France - or New York!
I love the guy. Sure some of his stuff is nuts, some paranoid, but a lot of what he writes is spot on.
The stuff about private contractors is spot on. It’s the mechanism by which deep state power has grown out of control
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