Author Archives: Stoshwolfen

About Stoshwolfen

A man, a Christian, an Objectivist, and a Pragmatist.

War: How to Defeat Jihadists

Von Clauswitz famously said that one way to win a war is to convince the enemy to stop fighting. He went on to say that the destruction of the enemy’s armed forces is necessary. He was not talking about a … Continue reading

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The Real Difference: Trump

There is a system in place. It takes a billion dollars to get elected president and we get only the choice between two in the final vote. The complex primary process allows anyone with the money and resources to attempt … Continue reading

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Cruz Cannot Govern This Country

It occurs to me that Washington politics is a money machine. Those who hold office cannot get rich on their measly couple of hundred thousand dollars a year. They depend on the contributions of wealthier people to their campaigns and … Continue reading

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Needful Things

When needful things become illegal do not be surprised to discover there are no longer any lawful men in your kingdom.

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Lesser of Two …

It has been said that when a man chooses the lesser of two evils, evil still wins. The statement is so obviously true that realists often ignore this basic principle, often justifying the choice as “incremental change for the better”. … Continue reading

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Racism Camoflaged

I find “African” used as a substitute for “Black” or “negroid” somewhat grating, especially when one considers North Africa, South Africa, and to a lesser extent Northeast Africa where the numerically greater racial designation is often properly “caucasoid”. The proper … Continue reading

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The Election’s New Clothes

It is possible to win the election with only 11 states, the most populous including CA and NY (blue states) and 9 others. In reality, since at least one of those states is Texas (red state), it is unlikely this … Continue reading

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Do We Get a Vote This Time?

In the news — Both Trump and Carson are talking about leaving the Republican Party again. Talk of a Brokered Convention is rampant. My thoughts — The GOP is trying to limit our choices to the Approved Slate. How is … Continue reading

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Five Times a Day

Tonight, Thursday November 19, 2015, on his evening radio show Mark Levin declared that World War III is now in full swing. The idea seems extreme, but I have been thinking about it for a couple of hours now. World … Continue reading

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Courage

Stand for the right. Stand for the right with determination. Stand for the right with violence when necessary. — Stan Helton “One day we shall die. But all the other days we shall be alive.” ― Per Olov Enquist

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