A long absense (rambling stream of consciousness)

Having been MIA for a while (wait, no one noticed?  Damn.)… So, I’ve been away for a while.  Partly a focus on things in meatspace, but also because I didn’t have much to say.  I looked around and see things falling apart.  I see them falling apart, and I also see that there’s not much … Continue reading

MBV v Kerodin, redux

Put on your big girl panties, and grow up.

Update from WV

“Ladies and gentlemen of the WVCDL and West Virginia. Today, around 3PM I met with Senator Manchin. In any conversation with a person of that level of power, there are two conversations that occur at once. The first is the obvious and direct meaning of what is spoken. The second conversation is the meaning between … Continue reading

Things you can learn from the Red Dawn redux

First, I endeavor to avoid spoilers. This isnt a review or film critique, just a few things that jumped out at me. Tue technical consulting was very good, IMO, and here are my thoughts. – Skills trump stuff, but good stuff is nice, too. – Situational awareness. Develop it. – PT – History provides many … Continue reading

The little government that could…

SCOTUS Upholds Obamacare

Firstly, my reading of the US Constitution does not authorize the Supreme Court to entire control over the federal.  That’s tradition from Marbury v Madison.  That being said… Today could be a tipping a point.  The last vestiges of constitutional governance are dead.  The last check on the executive and legislative are dead.  There is … Continue reading

AO Specifics: Appalachia

This was sent in to me from a reader last night.  I thought I’d post it with these editorial additions.What will your AO do when the support structures of Washington are yanked out from under it? Might it be nice if a couple thousand people were pretty much on the same page with how your … Continue reading


I was gone.  I’m back. So, if you’re following the rolling clusterfuck of dhoom around the Liberty Sphere… yeah, I’m about sick of that too. I do think that there are some legitimate questions to be asked. Can any group of men make a compact that binds others? Can one generation morally bind another? Why … Continue reading

III: On the Constitution

Sam hits one out of the park. This is a point I’ve been harming in forma long time with my spheres, and it has always fallen on deaf ears.

CPX Foxtrot

Command Post Exercise Foxtrot (CPX Foxtrot) Discussion of the Hypothetical Use of an OpFor False Flag Attack as a FreeFor Line of Departure Action Date: 9:00 PM EST on Friday, 24 Feb 2012 Execution Date: (Hypothetical) IT IS AN IMPORTANT FACET OF THIS CPX THAT DISCUSSION OF THIS CPX AND ITS OBJECTIVES REMAIN PRIVATE, AS … Continue reading