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War and Organized Mayhem

FROM MY CORNER:Being Encircled?

Howell Hurst Terrorism, War and Organized Mayhem

As I recently wrote again about the idea of an off-the-political merry-go-round guy like myself running for president, I did so by proposing ideas that I personally think essentially make a lot of sense for America today. Three readers reacted to my writing. The rest of you, mostly my high school classmates of years ago,… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER:Who For President?

Howell Hurst American News, Economy & Finance, Homelessness, Military Defense, People Politics, Presidential Election, Putin, War and Organized Mayhem

One of my most loyal readers recently expressed the opinion that if I were a much younger man he would gladly vote for me as President.  Well, I must of course thank him for the compliment. Had I been appropriately educated and socially positioned, I admit I would love to have run sometime for President…. continue reading »


Howell Hurst American News, Defense Spending, Defense vs Diplomacy, Economy & Finance, Military Defense, Presidential Election, War and Organized Mayhem

Logical thought is not the common concern of American politicians. Rather, they see their concern is to hone the public’s emotions. They seek to sharpen (guide) people’s voting so that the candidates actually get elected. Ideally, the goal is for the politician and the public to construct a workable meeting of their minds. Henry Kissinger… continue reading »

FROM MY CORNER: A Private Military Assessment

Howell Hurst Adventure, Defense vs Diplomacy, War and Organized Mayhem

Let’s take a look at the world’s condition. Autocratic Governments have recently held major military exercises. To counterbalance the score, Democracies have done the same. It’s easy to imagine that the leaders of Russia, China, Iran, North Korea, already doing business together, are in confidence contemplating the expansion of Russia’s Ukraine War to test the… continue reading »