Mar 082012



Some interesting details from Lyndon Johnson’s presidential library about the Vietnam peace talks in 1968.

The Vietnam War was kept going as the related stocks and bonds where just too good.

Feb 062012



Fifty years on and NO ‘Official History of the Bay of Pigs Invasion” for you.

More at:

Nixon getting Bay of Pigs files in person from the CIA 🙂 Note the “Stupid as hell” comment at ~ 3.39 in.

May 202011



Text at


“Sino-American competition is beginning to parallel the contest between us and the Soviet Union in the Cold War. This time, however, the United States is in the fiscally precarious position of the USSR, while China plays the economically robust role we once did.”

Apr 192011


Feb 072011


More at:’s-cheshire-snarl/ (2011)

And from exiledonline around 2004

Here Lies The Worst Of All: An eXile Tribute to Ronald Reagan, Part 1

An eXile Tribute To Ronald Reagan, Part 2

Homeless In Mourning: An eXile Tribute to Ronald Reagan, Part 3: