If you’ve read any pulp science fiction and fantasy — and I have, though not for decades — you know all about the Dark Empire.
The Dark Empire is that distant but mighty star empire which ...
During his reign, the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses II built an extraordinary number of monuments in his capitol city, Pi-Ramesse. In later centuries, Pi-Ramesse was abandoned and forgotten, lost in the ...
So this happened today. The aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt is moving toward the waters off the coast of Yemen to prepare to intercept any potential Iranian shipments of weapons to the ...
The time has come to face facts: Putin's Russia is going to weather the economic sanctions.
Dear Political Elites Elected Representatives,
This is my most heartfelt email. Please consider it as if the fate of your souls were in the balance.
I know that you receive campaign donations ...
Dominion Resources and its regulated subsidiary, Dominion Virginia Power, are gambling big on natural gas. But while the utility giant will be a winner if gas prices stay low over the next 20 years, ...
Tyrus Byrd being sworn into office in Parma, Missouri
What the hell were they afraid of ?
Born and raised in tiny Parma, Missouri, Tyrus ...
In Memory of Eduardo Galeano, 1940-2015.
At the 2009 Summit of the Americas, Hugo Chavez gave Barack Obama a copy of Galeano's book Open Veins of Latin America which details the United State's ...
To the desperate people fleeing war and famine in Africa, the quickest way to a better life is across the Mediterranean to Italy from the chaos of Libya.
This typically is done in a flimsy, ...
Today, in the papers, it was announced that the US has sent 300 military "advisers" to Ukraine to train their army. That measure seems for all the world like it is a safe choice for President Obama --