America's tombstone

by Craige McMillan -- Perhaps it is altogether fitting that America's death spiral should be piloted by a collection of terrified old men, quaking from fear in their pajamas, as the nation more…

When U.S. Intelligence no longer works for the U.S.

by Craige McMillan -- In view of the latest revelations of cell-phone encryption key thefts by U.S. and British intelligence, I found myself thinking about General and later President Dwight D. Eisenhower's more…

A caustic sea of corruption

by Craige McMillan -- Perhaps I'm the only one. As I ponder national and world events, which is what I have done for too long, I am increasingly confused. Why are these more…

And the winner is ... Government!

by Craige McMillan -- One would think that with about 6,000 years of recorded history to draw upon, someone, somewhere, would have written down the various scams governments have used throughout those more…

What if stupidity is genetic?

by Craige McMillan -- Dr. John Sanford, a retired plant geneticist who turned his attention to human genetics after retirement, has said the human genome is deteriorating at one or two percent more…

The triumph of Chamberlain over Churchill

by Craige McMillan -- Some thoughts on Paris, mainly quotations with my commentary, for your consideration: "I believe it is peace for our time." – Sept. 30. 1938. According to the BBC, more…

Paradise lost

by Craige McMillan -- "How beautiful it all seemed at the time of the Enlightenment, that man triumphant would bring to pass that earthly paradise whose groves of academe would ensure the more…