On December 15, 2021 at 3:00 pm, SabreMike Carroll wrote:
Mark, I went to the Army-Navy game last Saturday and it honestly was among the saddest events I have ever attended. It felt like a celebration of a nation that had been defeated and destroyed but everyone was just pretending it wasn't. The event was in NY/NJ to mark 20 years since 9/11 and seeing the people who lost that war like that human blobfish Milley being paraded around made me sick. Also interesting to not that the alleged "Comander In Chief" was not in attendance.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:04 pm, Elisa Angel wrote:
The NIH's Francis Collins should be locked up for his sake and ours. If he were on the street singing this song, I would have called the police to pick him up for vagrancy and disturbing the peace.
This is a good example of how lightly the NIH has taken its part in destroying what's left of the fragile US economy. Collins is tone deaf on this score. And if he wrote that dreadful song while at the office, he needs to reimburse the Treasury for time wasted.
Our bloated government will have us all singing for our supper soon enough. I may have to start raising chickens to make sure I'll at least be able to get eggs once everything totally goes to hell.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:10 pm, Michael Cavino wrote:
Happy Holidays to you and yours! So, with the USA's leaders flushing the nation down the toilet, is there any other nation out there that you see might step up to protect individual liberties and freedoms?
By the way, I am half-expecting the pathetic Liz Cheney to call you before the Jan. 6th sham commission to claim you encouraged the riot since you called the Capitol "a citadel of crap" on Fox News that day. To us club members that line remains an apt description of the legislative branch!
On December 15, 2021 at 3:11 pm, Hart Leonard wrote:
Is this country past the point of no-return? As a single entity of 50 states with continuing common interests and values.......yes it is.
I chortle to myself each time I hear you excoriate the "constitution-waving pom-pom girls." Our constitution should indeed be cherished, but any successful political system necessitates a fundamental allegiance to truth. The moral relativists who infest our media, our government, our corporations, our schools, and even our religious institutions no longer place value - or emphasis - on finding or adhering to truth. There is no greater evidence of this than the despicable, morally-bankrupt, damnably-evil media actively and gladly participating in a daily - nay, hourly - attempt to overthrow a duly-elected president (Trump) through deceit, lies, exaggerations, and omissions. A media, to a large extent, which is seemingly, to a great extent, controlled by U.S. Intelligence Services....
They will continue as they have suffered no consequences for their treachery. How can we survive as such? I doubt we can.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:12 pm, Walt Trimmer wrote:
The clip featuring Mark's very own Senator Shaheen (D-NH) had me rolling in the aisles when the intrepid Admiral rolled out every Woke military jargon cliché in the DOD politically correct manual in response to her inquiry about Gender Advisors. My favorite part was when the Admiral said that their highest priority is a safe and secure work environment for the soldiers, sailors, airmen, marines, Coast Guardsmen (he left out the Space Force.) I wonder how he will manage that when things go kinetic.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:16 pm, Scott Schertzer wrote:
It seems to me that the cause of many of our ills is the US public school education system. It has been used as an indoctrination center of the left for many decades now.
The manner in which the public schools bungled the pandemic (school closures, virtual learning, mandatory masks, and now, mandatory vaccines) was an opportune time for Republicans to begin the process of tearing down the current system and going full bore toward school choice. Instead, they berated the teachers and administrators for not reopening schools sooner.
Why is it that Republicans are so risk averse? I have come to the belief that they have no intention at all of changing the system. Without significant changes in our education system, we will continue down the road to perdition. Is there any hope?
On December 15, 2021 at 3:20 pm, Peter Duncan wrote:
Hello, Mark! I find that, as the older I get, all of the worlds problems seem to be connected. This makes for less and less new issues to really talk about since we're talking about different parts of the same issue. What do you think? Thanks for everything!
Peter Duncan from Mountlake Terrace, Washington
On December 15, 2021 at 3:24 pm, Gary Alexander wrote:
Mark: Have you seen Steven Spielberg's new "West Side Story" film? The Atlantic Magazine loves it, which immediately made me suspicious. It apparently has tons of Spanish dialogue (for the Sharks) and cries for Puerto Rico nationalism with no subtitles to soften the blow, a first in major films. Not even the Metropolitan Opera would insult their audience that overtly -- and that audience generally knows the libretto forward and backward. Is this new "Wokeness" emasculating Sondheim & Bernstein's iconic score? Should I plunk down $10 or not?
On December 15, 2021 at 3:27 pm, J. M. wrote:
If western civilization is past the point of no return, how does Christendom and Christianity fit into this picture? I think we all have seen how western Europe has changed. Unfortunately, you called it correctly 20 years ago. Will the same fate happen to America, with the churches going empty or being converted to mosques? Or will there be a different path in America due to the ever growing Hispanic population?
On December 15, 2021 at 3:27 pm, Lowell Walker wrote:
I can't even... Somewhere past the pandemic? Is this real human? Does he not even have any insight as to what a fool he is? No, none.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:32 pm, Elisa Angel wrote:
We're attacked on every front by our own elected and appointed officials. If we don't dismantle the federal government and bring it down to the size intended by the founders, it's over. I think we're at the point of no return. And, what's worse, not many people around me seem to notice or care.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:32 pm, Stéphane Erler wrote:
The US is doing something even worse than trashing its manufacturing: it's destroying the one thing on which its whole economy rests: faith in the US Dollar. The fact that inflation is accelerating shows that the Fed's Quantative Easing and 0% interest rates are having a negative impact on the economy. And guess which country has not massively printed money or lowered its interest to 0? China. Their financial foundations are sound. So, do you think that we are we already check mate and just don't know it?
On December 15, 2021 at 3:35 pm, Israel Pickholtz wrote:
In the matter of Lia Thomas, is there any better occasion for a BOYcott?
On December 15, 2021 at 3:39 pm, Charles Edwards (documened Texan) wrote:
On your subject of the state of the country. Any rational, knowledgeable person knows that we are heavily outnumbered by all the woke entities (schools, corporations, etc.) to the extent that it won't be possible to "turn this around". All we can do is to separate ourselves from the insane and only associate with like minded people.
Sort of like the Amish live separating from "the English". It can work although it is hard and requires effort. As for a happy ending. Not going to happen with the stolen elections and electing
Pom Pom Rhinos.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:42 pm, Peter S wrote:
From "The Great Tech Rivalry" (linked by way of "back in the real world") article:
"(Regarding Artificial Intelligence (AI))...the United States enjoys two advantages in human capital that Beijing cannot replicate. First, half of the world's AI superstars work
for U.S. companies. Second, America can recruit from all the world's 7.9 billion people, while inherent insularity restricts China to its own population."
How much does this reality have to do with contemporary demographic-shifting policies being practiced in the West? Are these "AI superstars" (meaning prominent AI researchers, to be clear) the driving force behind such policies? Is the pursuit of such policies - and also things like "diversity, inclusion, equity offices" to mitigate tensions - thusly necessary in order to maintain any sort of power structure that can rival China? Are we looking at a Everybody vs. China situation here? And is it that the USA of old must die so that the "Everybody" can move in and position themselves to compete against China in the 21st century?
And why don't Western demographic conservatives employ such comforting language like "inherent insularity" when describing their views/goals? Do the Chinese believe in Chinese Supremacy?
On December 15, 2021 at 3:43 pm, Jan Schiebout wrote:
Mark - you say it best - noone is talking about anything that matters. The only ones who do have already turned off the really and thrown away their masks. Politics are irrelevant. I wish we had another shot, but America has left the stage.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:44 pm, Scot A wrote:
I will miss the Q&A but will listen to the repeat. As I have said many times our elites are decadent losers and the above the videos confirms this again.
We are a vassal state of China. When our elites look at China they see a system that works for the elites, so why fight the take over. We are lost as a nation and a people.
Merry Christmas to Mark and his family and the every member of the club.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:48 pm, Dale Owens wrote:
Has the United States come to resemble the late Roman Empire, lurching inexorably towards dissolution? There are certain similarities: low birth rates, demographic decline of the founding people, economic crisis, decadence and barbarians not just at the gates but settling within the boundaries of the state with the approval of elements of the elite. What do you make of the situation?
On December 15, 2021 at 3:49 pm, John Keisling wrote:
I love the way you pour contempt on the degenerate cowards running our military, and in particular, your nickname "Thoroughly Modern Milley." (And you just now said that phrase!) As a fellow right-wing freedom fighter and Broadway enthusiast, I've written and produced a parody video by that title here:
Here's one couplet: "While they flee and leave their bases and surrender guns / They hail their female soldiers and transgender ones!" I would love to know what you think of it.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:49 pm, John Keisling wrote:
Absolutely. "Third-rate ass-coverers." That's why we need to mock them, which was why I produced that video.
On December 15, 2021 at 3:51 pm, Dan wrote:
Perhaps the good Admiral did not know the role of a GENAD and Women Peace and Security - and perhaps neither the questioner. This was a freebie softball question, and he could have shone without being woke.
GENADs and WPS have been incorporated into the NATO Crisis Response and war fighting planning for yonks - for the usual right and wrong reasons. Probably in US Joint Ops planning too. He should have spoken to the large proportion of GENADs that have little to do with HR Policies, but are focused on operational success, and started with his 'get everyone around the table' thesis.
Example: "Let's bomb their wells, that will show them."
GENAD " Our outreach teams are saying the women are advocating for peace and calming down the men precisely because we are not touching infrastructure affecting their families directly."
"Oh. Good point.No well-bombing."
On December 15, 2021 at 3:53 pm, RAC wrote:
The CCP may have to get in line - Iran is set to launch another satellite and North Korea is developing very sophisticated ICBMs capable of getting the job done but why bother really? Just sit back and enjoy the show as America self immolates. None of these countries have anything to fear from Barack Obama's America.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:02 pm, Kelly Sr. wrote:
Ever since I've abandoned leftism, I've been in the company of people who think they're holding a losing hand. The left have no such handicap.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:02 pm, Jan Schiebout wrote:
My previous comments were made with a heavy heart.
A miracle is needed. But we showed God the door, and he obliged.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:04 pm, Jan Schiebout wrote:
Straight answer, Mark:
But it's bigger, and feels supernatural. Recent events, all of which are being suppressed by the state media, are being driven by a cast of characters now headed by a Klaus Schwab. They were once a clandestine group, going back to the League of Nations. They are very open about their intentions now and this is just the next step in global domination by a tyranny that feels satanically complete, Because it's a world-wide goal, it couldn't have been done without today's AI and internet technology, so the timing is right. America was their western lynchpin, and had to go. The void can now be filled by the OWO.
Douglas Murray (I very much enjoyed this weeks interview) believes it better to live in a cultural Christian world. But if you take the Christian out of the culture, then it isn't Christian anymore. It becomes malleable and subject to imperfect human interpretation. What, indeed, does it stand for, if not the Bible? Exactly like the US Constitution! It's such a shredded document now that it stands for nothing. The once most powerful office in the world is occupied by a holographic image.
The Pope wants to baptize an alien, he's declared the Christian God to be one with Allah, and Iran announces it has a cruise missile that can travel 1200 miles. China is building a military base in the Pacific,and bought choice real estate in Texas near an airport and a military base.
America has left the world stage, and the Davos lunatics are meeting in January. Buckle up.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:07 pm, Michelle Dulak wrote:
I remain concerned about Taiwan. It's clear that an invasion would be difficult and costly for the PRC, but it's equally clear that the US would almost certainly do nothing at all to hinder it. Not that there's much we could do at the best of times, but these aren't the best of times. What do you think a more sensible US government might do? Because this one won't do squat.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:10 pm, Doug lauder wrote:
- [ ] How do Republicans make the most out of who and what we have in the 22 election ?
- [ ] How do they reveal the roots of the Swamp?
- [ ] How we start to clean our own house ?
- [ ] Do we need a new Vice President of marketing with the power hire , fire , and prioritize issues ?
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On December 15, 2021 at 4:15 pm, eaglepatriotminuteman1776 wrote:
As the only person living in Ukraine, I think I am perfectly suited to comment on current events as they relate to this country. Ukrainians have all the ingredients needed to become a major European power: natural resources, industry, agriculture, and a military industrial complex inherited from the Soviet Union. If they were willing, they could easily become a major exporter of agricultural products and finished goods.
However, they have made a dog's breakfast out of governing themselves the past 30 years, becoming known as one of the most corrupt countries in Europe. Their army is equally corrupt, poorly trained, and ill disciplined, as evidenced by the fact their soldiers neither act nor look like soldiers. If it comes to war, the Russians, who have a real army, will flatten the Ukrainians.
Ukrainians refuse to accept responsibility for the state of their nation; instead, they blame Russia. Nay worse still is that rather than build an army capable of resisting the Russians, they have decided to pass the buck onto NATO and America.
Independent countries that refuse to be independent and would rather whore themselves to international bodies (and I include Ireland in that category) deserve to be consumed by their neighbors. America shouldn't have to ride in and save them from their collective stupidity.
Started reading Day of the Triffids. Might consider adding that to Tales for Our Time, as well as Flash for Freedom by George MacDonald Fraser.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:17 pm, Walt Trimmer wrote:
Our penultimate favorite Kiwi, Jacinda Arden has announced that sex parties of up to 25 people are now allowed in NZed. Will this have any affect on the MSC or future planned cruises?
On December 15, 2021 at 4:18 pm, Ian Chandler wrote:
I wonder, could you sing a reply to Dr Francis Collins, on our behalf?
Perhaps 'Ding dong, the Dems are Mad!', although the original 'If I only had a brain' is already a perfect fit?
On December 15, 2021 at 4:19 pm, Ted Marolf wrote:
I'm waiting for the modern day Joseph Warren to show up. Maybe it will be a governor.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:21 pm, Frank Gallenstein wrote:
Is the British print media as obsessed with fact-checking as the American press is? Ours has gone AWOL since Biden (one of the political biggest liars) became president. We got a steady diet with Trump, but now it's crickets.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:25 pm, Suzanne Reny wrote:
Dear Mark, wishing you a very happy belated birthday!! Hope you and your family enjoy the holiday season too! Looking forward to hearing your views in 2022.
On December 15, 2021 at 4:30 pm, Walt Trimmer wrote:
Your singing shows your are more than qualified to be an NIH director under the New World Order!