Monthly Archives: April 2016

Beckman’s undeniable facts of Life.

A $2300 “rebate” on a $45K car just means that they raised the price to $47,300 and then dropped it $2300. All politicians are liars, no exceptions. The word status is pronounced “State-us” and data is pronounced “Date-uh.” “No payments … Continue reading

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A Nation of Pussy Cats!

Did you get the same feeling that I did when we saw those Russian fighters buzzing our destroyer? They did it two dozen times, and came as close as 30 feet from the deck of that ship. And what was … Continue reading

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What’s that Smell?

I read the other day that the Israelis are using “skunk spray” to disperse crowds of Muslim demonstrators who gather to throw rocks etc. at the Israelis gate guards. The skunk spray is a chemical mixture that, the observers say, … Continue reading

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Don’t not drink and Drive!

I’m getting a little weary of political so-called “news.” There is the possibility that many of us will be so worn out from the deluge of political bullshit that by the time the election comes around we’ll will just skip … Continue reading

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Still a real Champion!

They are playing the Masters Golf Tournament this week. The azaleas and dogwoods are blooming and the weather has turned cooler, as it always does for the Masters. Jack Nicklaus and Gary Player are the “starters” this year. It’s part … Continue reading

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Nice beard, Captain!

“A Sikh U.S. Army captain has been granted a long-term religious accommodation to wear a beard, turban and uncut hair in uniform, a decision supporters hailed on Friday as a landmark that could help other religious Sikhs to serve in … Continue reading

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Suicide (for a good cause) anyone?

I read a fascinating article written by a female Arab journalist the other day. She proposed something that I’ll bet none of us have ever considered. She, of course, was writing for a Muslim audience and the premise of her … Continue reading

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