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The $92 Million Cancellation

I know that I said that I was going to unplug, but I still have Twitter, so it’s not entirely possible.

I note this morning that the $92 Million Parade has now been cancelled. If you are surprised by this, you don’t understand how government actually works.

Look, I‘ve had my say about the Parade. I stand by what I said and I still believe it. There was no reason or benefit to it, and all it was really going to do was screw over the Troops who had to participate. So not including myself, there were any number of people who thought the idea of the Parade was an obtuse idea. But that isn’t what I want to talk about here. Read the rest of this entry

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Daylight Savings Time



The change to Daylight Savings Time is just hours away. It doesn’t bother me, then again, I am not tied to a strict schedule. But there are reasons that I prefer it.

The President pardoned the submarine sailor who took unauthorized photos of his boat. The reason is fuzzy to me, but it seems to be that Hillary Clinton did it too, so why punish this sailor for doing “the same thing?” Well… for starters, it wasn’t the “same thing.” For seconds, a Nuclear Machinist Mate First Class Petty Officer is a tad bit more important to the National Security than the Secretary of State… yes, I said that. Secretary of State is a “non-job.”

The Seattle Seahawks released Richard Sherman and now he has signed with the 49ers. People up here aren’t sure what to think about that. The Angels new $uper$tar isn’t doing very well…

The Military Parade is a “Dog and Pony Show.” If the President really wants to say “Thank You” to the troops, there are some better ways to do it…


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