Quit Talking About World War III

Especially after the downing of a Syrian jet by the Americans. It's in The Sun, on talk radio, and of course whispered by the "underground" corners of the Internet.  Passive monitoring of geopolitical movements have led far too many to conclude the next world war is right around the corner. It isn't.  Not that it can't be, just that it … Continue reading Quit Talking About World War III

The World Is Much Better Off Than It Feels

There will be few who will miss 2016; perhaps fewer still that will miss 2017.  Americans despair their electoral choices (choosing cancer or a heart attack, to some); Brits have quit the European Union; Turkey, post-coup, is also mid-purge; Islamic State's lone wolves butcher and bomb.  Even the Pope is using the 'w' word to … Continue reading The World Is Much Better Off Than It Feels