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Happy 20th Anniversary. Guess What Your Gift Is?

Happy 20th Anniversary. Guess What Your Gift Is?

  by Thomas L. Knapp Twenty years after the 9/11 attacks, the US government is finally — well, probably, kinda sorta — ending its lost war with Afghanistan, drawing down its presence in Iraq, and reducing the heat of its “global war on terror” from a rolling boil to hot-tub temperature. Good news, right? After […]

The Sunk Cost Fallacy In The War On Terror

The Sunk Cost Fallacy In The War On Terror

  Abigail R. Hall Blanco  “Do you want their deaths to mean nothing?!”   I’ve heard this argument a lot when discussing ending the perpetual war on terror. In fact, I was asked this precise question while on a recent panel discussing the merits of waging war on “radical Islam.” The idea behind this argument […]

President Biden confirms Americans will be left behind after 12 Marines lost at Kabul

President Biden confirms Americans will be left behind after 12 Marines lost at Kabul

  by Chris Bailey 27 August 2021, Ventura County California In a vague wandering address that spanned thoughts about his dead son Beau, President Biden held a press conference in the White House. In an empathetic voice he claimed he has been watchful and constant in his concern for the success of the retreat from […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Trump Triad

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Trump Triad

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com The Donald may not know much about the nuclear triad but he’s created his own Trump triad for dealing with ISIS. He wants to ban immigration for Muslims, close the internet for ISIS, and take out terrorist families. Trump Triad For his part, fellow Republican front runner Ted Cruz channeled his inner Curtis LeMay […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Prayer Shaming

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Prayer Shaming

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com     Prayer shaming went viral last week. Some on the left seem more upset with Christians, Jews, and Muslims who pray than radical Muslims who kill. After the terror attacks in France, and San Bernardino, and the shooting at a Colorado Planned Parenthood, normal people and politicians did the only thing […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Greatest National Security Threat

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Greatest National Security Threat

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com Not only is climate change our greatest national security threat. It causes terrorism. Trust me. Editor’s note: Chip is a talented cartoonist as well as political commentator.  People like this don’t work for free, so would you help us with our Adopt-a-Reporter program?  If you like and would be willing to help […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: San Bernardino

Cartoonist Chip Bok: San Bernardino

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com   The Washington Post’s Wonkblog says the San Bernardino massacre is the 355th mass shooting in 336 days. National Review’s Ian Tuttle says there have been 67 mass killings this year. That’s still a lot of violence. Jihadis have been among us in for a while. A British soldier was beheaded […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Turkey Pardon

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Turkey Pardon

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com Intelligence bosses haven’t been talking turkey when it comes to ISIS. The Pentagon Inspector General has been investigating Central Command on the suspicion it doctored intelligence to tell the president what he wanted to hear about ISIS. Now The Daily Beast says CENTCOM officials are interfering with the investigation by hiding information. Those […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: What Obama’s Not Interested in Doing

Cartoonist Chip Bok: What Obama’s Not Interested in Doing

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Refugees Responsibility

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Refugees Responsibility

  IBD says that McKinley was our first colonialist president. Obama is our first anti-colonialist president. That explains  why Mt. Mckinley is now just Denali. Nobody got hurt, except for some feelings here in Ohio. Refugees The unraveling of colonial arrangements in the Middle East has been less benign. Refugees are flooding Europe. The White House announced yesterday that […]

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