No Ukraine Inquiry Into Bugged Phone Call. The call concerned “the.”

The NY Times reported that No Ukraine Inquiry Into Bugged Phone Call. Ukraine is angered by American interference in its internal politics, especially whether Ukraine will be allowed to return to “the... Read more »

Inexplicable Daily Events: The Japanese Care. Congress Lunches on Wheat

We may not think that the Japanese are our keepers, Read more »

From Russia, With Wig: American Spy Suspect Is Ejected, NY Times Reports

If you read spy books, Read more »

If You Feel like Saying No Today, Say It to the Koch Brothers

The great struggle of our time is to prevent the United States from becoming an oligarchic form of society in which the economic and political life of the nation is controlled by... Read more »

Chag Sameach: Wishing You a Happy Passover

The White House emailed us the letter below, and with gratitude we wish the TPV intern friend Chag Sameach, too.  The belated answer was due to our brief spring vacation in Whistler,... Read more »

Booyah to Wesley Clark. Senior

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The Truth about the Russian Meteorite

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TheWeekholeView – See Whose Omerta Broke

Here, each hole starts on Wednesdays and this is what fell through this past week: Read more »

Outrage over Chinese Giving Birth to Babies on US Soil

Americans have yet to understand that the only viable employment options left to us are either joining the US army or some form of successful show biz. However, despite this confusion some... Read more »

Argo: The Tough Answer to a Tough Question

012), 120 min, Drama, History, Thriller; Story: A dramatization of the 1980 joint CIA-Canadian secret operation to extract six fugitive American diplomatic personnel out of revolutionary Iran. (IMDB); Director: Ben Affleck, Screenplay: Chris... Read more »

How Memorial Day Has Become the Day of the Jobless

Day in and day out, media of all types deliver the same message: war is a global business the United States dominates. This Memorial Day extravaganza was punctuated by stories about killing... Read more »

WSJ Takes the Print Prize for Reporting News as if It Were Non-News

While -The New York Times reports  the $2 billion JP Morgan mismanaged or misappropriated a “loss which is likely to strengthen call for regulation” in the United States, -The Wall Street Journal calls... Read more »
CUTTING by george murphy

May Day

May Day, 1886 Resolved by the Federation of Organized Trades and Labor Unions the United States and Canada, that eight hours shall constitute legal day’s labor from May First,1886, and that we... Read more »

Misogyny Is The Answer: You Better Not Be Asking a Question, Woman

For years there has a been a strain of conventional wisdom that says the U.S. should take the lead of other countries and change its policies—socialized medicine, gun control, environmental regulations, and... Read more »