The only thing that surprises the Stiftung? How cheap American corruption remains.
I think all 100 senators ought to be on the line on this. If you wanted a safe job, go sell shoes. — Chuck Hagel (Jan. ’07)
Mousavi’s latest statement released today. Here’s what we gleaned listening to cable experts Saturday: PHOTOGENIC TELEPROMPTER READER: Welcome back Iranian Expert, Senior Scholar at Center for Study of Analysis and best-selling author of “Facebook for Dummies, Farsi Edition.” Yesterday, we spoke and you said that after the Supreme Leader’s speech in Tehran, the situation in [...]
That’s what it was. Hollow, cheap bromides. Obama’s insight? ‘Out innovate competitors’ isn’t just meaningless. Innovation isn’t the American problem. It’s that once the R&D is done, the scale up to manufacturing is taken offshore. Not just because it’s cheaper. We’ve lost the entire network of infrastructure expertise necessary to proceed to scale manufacturing in [...]
The Drudge Report is hyping Uncle Pat’s latest Spenglerian opus, “End Of An Era: When MTV Began To Play Michael Jackson,” or some such. According to the Drudge summary, it looks like Pat went back to his studio with his producer with one goal: to recapture the punch and power from his halcyon days. Some [...]
So he is Time’s “Person of the Year”. Its cache long since dead. Do you honestly read Time (or the bulk of it) anymore? Didn’t think so. It hasn’t ‘re-designed’ itself to mimic Entertainment Weekly entirely but it’s not far behind. We get it, flip through (sometimes) and toss – often in one fluid (we [...]