From the Atlantic -About our “Friends at the Airport , The TSA

The TSA Is in the Business of ‘Security Theater,’ Not Security A tell-all from a former Transportation Security Agency worker confirms pretty much every awful thing you’ve suspected of the ineffective and invasive airport pat downs. That’s okay, though: the TSA’s main purpose isn’t security so much as “Security Theater.” ERIC LEVENSON JANUARY 31, 2014 This article … Continue reading “From the Atlantic -About our “Friends at the Airport , The TSA”

While I liked the Cooler Weather up there, I still am glad that I live in LA!!

Police release video of ‘angry crowd that stopped them from getting to victims’ inside Seattle’s autonomous zone as rapper victim, 19, is named At least one person was shot on Sunday in the autonomous zone known as CHAZ Police say they are also investigating reports of a second shooting that day  It came less than … Continue reading “While I liked the Cooler Weather up there, I still am glad that I live in LA!!”

NYC

OPINION  Worse than war: My night besieged by looters and thugs in NYC By Sohrab Ahmari June 2, 2020 | 1:36pm | Updated Enlarge Image Looters are seen running out of the Moose Knuckles store at 57 Greene St. in New York City.Robert Mecea   As every parent knows, children can sleep through anything when they’re tired enough. So it … Continue reading “NYC”

Deadly Distractions: Laying the Groundwork for the Next Civil War By John W. Whitehead

“Pity the nation oh pity the people who allow their rights to erode and their freedoms to be washed away…” —Lawrence Ferlinghetti, poet And so it continues. This impeachment fiasco is merely the latest in a never-ending series of distractions, distortions, and political theater aimed at diverting the public’s attention from the sinister advances of … Continue reading “Deadly Distractions: Laying the Groundwork for the Next Civil War By John W. Whitehead”

God help us and the USN!

This is the USS John S. McCain being towed after it crashed in the summer of 2017, killing 10 sailors. One sailor had warned superiors: “It’s only a matter of time before a major incident occurs.” This is the USS Fitzgerald, which crashed nine weeks earlier, killing seven sailors. An officer had told his bosses … Continue reading “God help us and the USN!”