Historical Oddity

| September 26, 2011

I thought I was pretty well informed on most aspects of World War 2 history. No, I am well informed on WW2. So it’s rare that I run across something in my reading that I’d never seen or heard about before. It’s fairly well known that in the countries it had conquered, Germany recruited soldiers […]

Quote of the Day

| August 11, 2011

It’s too late to worry about the barbarians at the gate, when those inside the walls are themselves barbarians. The Nazi war machine couldn’t break the British, but the modern welfare state has. I suspect “a whiff of grapeshot” might just clear up the problem P.D.Q. Ann Coulter, via Mike at Cold Fury.

I beg to differ.

| March 14, 2011

Burger King CEO Bernardo Hees sort of put his foot in his mouth while speaking of his days in Britain, saying: … there were few distractions to put him off his studies. “The food is terrible and the women are not very attractive.” Having never been over there, I can’t speak to the quality of […]

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