Our second worst President spouts more bovine feces

I have previously apologized for my vote for Jimmy Carter in 1976, but it has become clear that I need to do so again! Jimmy Carter: What I’ve learned from North Korea’s leaders By Jimmy Carter | October 4, 2017 | 7:45 PM EDT As the world knows, we face the strong possibility of another …

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President Trump’s ‘deplorable’ foreign policy worked!

But, but, but, how can this be? I mean, to accept this story as true is to accept, inter alia, that President Trump’s tactics have worked, and that just can’t be the case. From The Pirate’s Cove: Doom Averted: North Korea Backs Down On Firing Missiles At Guam By William Teach August 15, 2017 – …

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My BS detector is ringing

Analysis: North Korea is fast approaching Trump’s red line https://t.co/teDtQ2akV2 — Washington Post (@washingtonpost) August 8, 2017 The Washington Post tells us that American intelligence agencies have determined that the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea has an arsenal of between 30 and 60 nuclear weapons, and that they have successfully miniaturized one sufficiently to be …

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The death of #OttoWarmbier

It isn’t often that Salon gets something right, but this time, they did: This might be America’s biggest idiot frat boy: Meet the UVa student who thought he could pull a prank in North Korea Coerced into an international crime, perhaps as a secret-society prank. Great move, Otto Frederick Warmbier By Brendan Gauthier | Wednesday, …

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Do not allow thug nations to use American hostages as bargaining chips

There was, as usual, a contentious bit of debate between Marie Harf and the conservative panelists on Fox News Outnumbered show this afternoon. Miss Harf, who was part of the negotiations concerning a prisoner exchange with Iran during the nuclear agreement talks, claimed that the Iranians presented a huge list of prisoners they wanted released, …

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Marie Harf gets #Outnumbered

From Fox News: ‘That’s Obama Propaganda’: McCain, Harf Battle Over ‘Success’ of Iran Deal April 20, 2017 | 12:47 PM EDT On “Outnumbered” today, Meghan McCain and Marie Harf got into a testy exchange while discussing the Obama administration’s nuclear agreement with Iran. McCain agreed with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson’s assessment that the Iran …

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There’s no threat quite like an empty threat

From The Wall Street Journal: Pence Warns North Korea Not to Test Trump In visit to demilitarized zone, Pence calls U.S. alliance with South Korea ironclad By Jonathan Cheng | April 17, 2017 3:26 a.m. ET SEOUL—U.S. Vice President Mike Pence warned North Korea not to test President Donald Trump, calling the recent American military …

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Kim Jong-un’s latest temper tantrum Harmlessly wasting four ballistic missiles is a good thing

From CNN: North Korea fires four ballistic missiles into Sea of Japan By Paula Hancocks and Ben Westcott, CNN | Updated 5:36 AM ET, Mon March 6, 2017 (CNN) North Korea fired four ballistic missiles in the early hours of Monday morning, in what Japan’s leader described as “an extremely dangerous action.” Military authorities in …

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Kim Jong-un blows up another hole in the ground

From The Wall Street Journal: North Korea Conducts Fifth Nuclear Test The test, which came hours after Obama wrapped up a trip to Asia, signaled a challenge for his successor By Alastair Gail and Carol E Lee | Updated Sept. 9, 2016 5:40 a.m. ET SEOUL—North Korea conducted a fifth nuclear test hours after President …

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