When the Right is stupid

The Swiss Army is based on a militia. The national principle – it is strongly resented by the Left – is universal service. After basic training, the citizen is obligated to serve yearly for about two weeks to update his skills. He is also to maintain his marksmanship in his village’s gun club. via Arms,…

Decadence signs in US

When I was a kid, there was one way to insult another kid that I never really understood.  You would supposedly insult another kid and his mother by saying “your mother wears combat boots.”  I never really knew what that meant, until now. It seems that Leon Panetta, in his last act as Secretary of…

Belgian Jews are welcome in Portugal

While the Central Council of Jews in Germany still deals centrally with the threat against Jewish life by old and new Nazis, antisemitic Islam is taking over the de facto ethnic cleansing in more and more large European cities. Yesterday it was Malmö and Amsterdam that had to report of an exodus of Jewish life…

OECD is publishing reports before publishing those reports

Some Portuguese newspapers which are ideologically connected to the “Goldman Sach’s government” of prime-minister Passos Coelho, seem to know, today and in detail, the contents of technical economical reports demanded by the Portuguese government to IMF and/or OECD, although those reports will be issued in three months time from now. This may seem absurd, but…

Beware of well-brought-up France

Everyone agrees, even some cautious members of the government: the January 13 demonstration was an immense, undreamed of success. All the more so because it brought out into the streets of France those who are silent, the France that does not make noise, the well-brought-up France that tries not to be a nuisance, the France…