What does it say about Hillary’s tenure as Secretary of State that Russia provides asylums for a major U.S. criminal over our clear objections (reset button anyone) and we close most embassies in the Middle East due to the threat from a force that we claim we had on the run?  Imagine the media coverage if this was under a republican administration.

Politics – A strife of interests masquerading as a contest of principles.- Ambrose Pierce


Sometimes a man can meet his destiny on the road he takes to avoid it. – from the film,  The International.

Character builds a country- not the reverse.-  HKO


A strong nation is never built from weak individuals.- HKO (Spitzer? Weiner?)


Policies that weaken individuals do not strengthen nations.- HKO


“The more a society drifts from the truth, the more it will hate those who speak it.” – George Orwell

It is one thing to speak truth to power: it is quite another to speak truth to fools.- HKO