Look Out Ebola: We’ve Got You Now!

The “implementer” in chief steps up to the challenge. … (continue reading)

Ebola By The Numbers

Calculating the potential for a geometric progression of Ebola is cause for concern. … (continue reading)

Open Letter: General Dempsey

An open letter to Chairman Dempsey … (continue reading)

The Middle East: Waiting For Godot

Waiting for Godot … Godot never came. … (continue reading)

Golf Clap; Seems Appropriate

The Immediate take on President Obama’s speech. … (continue reading)

A President At War … With Himself

Has the President become a great danger in a dangerous world? … (continue reading)

If you’re Not Confused; You’re Not Paying Attention!

Jen Psaki said Wednesday; “the President has a comprehensive strategy.” Poor Jen, she’s a good soldier and perhaps a true believer but she’s clearly … (continue reading)


The foundations of Muslim incursions in Europe and a lesson for us. … (continue reading)

Maureen’s Emotional State

Maureen Dowd appears to have fallen out of love with President Obama, we feel her pain. … (continue reading)

Connecting Dots?

Three Generals and a Secretary of Defense are, in essence, telling us that we are less safe than before 9/11, confused, unsure of the seriousness of our political leadership and generally unaware of the scope of the threats we face. We do, however, has a few dots we can connect ourselves. … (continue reading)

ISIL: It’s The Evil Stupid!

The President on Wednesday demonstrated an ability to list the horrors brought to bear by ISIL. However, as observed by many, something was missing; … (continue reading)

Who’s The Real JV?

Straw Men, at full attention. … (continue reading)

ISIS: The Fevered Dream

If you’ve spent years immersed in the study of all things Middle East, with Islam and radicalism as the dominant central themes you’ve had yourself a few fevered dreams. The Islamic State (IS, ISIS, ISIL) is that fevered dream, now imposed on waking consciousness. … (continue reading)

Israel, Hamas: The Movie

We have seen this movie before. Protect yourself, but only so far. … (continue reading)

Iran: Deadlines Really Aren’t

This weekend the deadline for an Iranian nuclear deal comes due. There will be no deal. The original deal allows for a six month … (continue reading)

Hamas: Never Miss An Opportunity

“Never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity” … (continue reading)