Whom will you follow my brethren~the Lady or the Snake?

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The Serpent’s greatest victory~~thus far~~the Fall of Man depicted~~

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“Political correctness…seeks to establish the domain of a single way of thinking and speaking. Its relativism creates the illusion that it has reached greater heights than the loftiest philosophical achievements of the past. It prescribes itself as the only way to think and speak – if, that is, one wishes to stay in fashion. Being faithful to traditional values and the knowledge that upholds them is labeled intolerance, and relativism becomes the required norm. I think it is vital that we oppose this imposition of a new pseudo-enlightenment, which threatens freedom of thought as well as freedom of religion. In Sweden, a preacher who had presented the Biblical teachings on the question of homosexuality received a prison sentence. This is just one sign of the gains that have been made by relativism as a kind of new ‘denomination’ that places restrictions on religious convictions and seeks to subordinate all religions to the super-dogma of relativism.”~~

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~~The words of~~

— Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger, Without Roots: The West, Relativism, Christianity, and Islam~~

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Modern man lives in a city that is crumbled, broken down and without walls~~and few today can say “I ruleth my own spirit.”  Can you say that you ruleth your own spirit?

   

The Pope’s strong and courageous words to us, in turn, compel us to conduct our own examination of conscience and in that examination~~to ask ourselves this question~~what am I doing, personally, to help Our Lady crush the head of the Serpent who presents Himself now to us as a progressive, tolerant, harmless and fair-minded snake and not the consummately evil one that Benedictus has today for us so well described?

   

Who will stand with Our Lady to crush the head of the Serpent Who today slithers among us saying to us all the while~~”I bring with me~~in this harmless little apple~~progressive, fair-minded, toleration for all mankind~~do not fear me~~follow me?”

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I am a progressive Serpent~~and tolerant and fair minded~~eateth of me~~

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 Whom will you follow~~the Lady or the Snake?

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Our Lady of Guadalupe

Patroness of the new Evangelization

She Who Crushes the Serpent”

by Yves Jacques

Our Blessed Lady understands all her children; she knows what is in their hearts, and how to reach out to each and every one of them. Through her words to Juan Diego, and by the miraculous image that she left imprinted on his tilma, she “speaks” to her children; a message that is still as relevant today as it was to the Indian people almost 500 years ago. For this reason she was declared Patroness of the New Evangelization for the Americas by Pope John Paul II in 1999:

“Now Our Lady accompanies each one of her daughters and sons with her motherly presence. I ask her to ‘visit’ as a ‘pilgrim of faith’ – each and every diocese, parish and family in America, repeating to her children what she said at Cana, ‘Do whatever He tells you’ (Jn 2:5). May she cross this continent bringing it ‘life, sweetness and hope’! May she enliven and protect work of the New Evangelization, so that Christians may live their faith with consistency and fervor, and that those who have abandoned it may return. May she promote the unity of the Church, reuniting as in a new Pentecost those who believe in Jesus Christ and those who need to be renewed by the Spirit.” (Ecclesia in America)

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Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin, a simple indigenous peasant, saw a vision of the Virgin Mary on December 9, 1531, while he was on the hill of Tepeyac near Mexico City,. He told the local bishop, who asked for some proof. Three days later, the image of Mary appeared miraculously on his cloak when he was showing it to the bishop. (See article in our August/Sept. 2010 issue.) Today the icon is displayed in the Basilica of Guadalupe nearby, one of the most visited Catholic shrines in the world. 

In this image of Our Lady, the word of God is proclaimed in a manner that the Aztec people could relate to. The “symbols” of the image imprinted on the tilma gave a distinct message to them. The young Virgin, dressed as Aztec Royalty, is wearing a black sash at her waist – a sign that she is with child. Her head is bowed and Her eyes are lowered, indicating that She is not a goddess: She is instead, in prayerful adoration before the Incarnate Word made Flesh whom She carries within Her womb. She is standing in front of the sun with 12 of the rays encircling her head, and the moon under her feet ...“A great sign appeared in heaven: a woman clothed with the sun, and the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars.” (Revelation 12:1)

By this it could be clearly understood that she was greater than both the sun and the moon which they worshipped. She is held up by an angel, a celestial being, signifying Her Heavenly origin. The constellations of stars imprinted on her robes seem to encircle her womb. There is also a jasmine flower, the only four-petal flower depicted on the tilma, that appears directly over her womb. The jasmine is the Aztec symbol for divinity and the “center of the cosmic order.” This left them to understand that the child, Jesus Christ, was the One True God, “Center of the Universe.” The words of love that she spoke to her humble servant Juan Diego comforted them:

“…I am the ever-virgin Holy Mary, Mother of the True God, for whom we live, of the Creator of all things, Lord of heaven and earth. I wish that a temple be erected here quickly, so I may therein exhibit and give all My love, compassion, help, and protection, because I am your merciful mother, to you and to all the inhabitants on this land and all the rest who love Me, invoke and confide in Me, to listen there to their lamentations, and remedy all their miseries, afflictions and sorrows. And to accomplish what My clemency pretends…”

All these signs prompted them to place themselves under the protection of her maternal mantle. They began coming from far and wide to see this miraculous image and, in a very short period of time, more than nine million souls were baptized. These same people who had up until then been worshipping the serpent god, sacrificing their own people to these gods, were now coming in large numbers to confess their sins and to receive, for the first time, Jesus in the Holy Eucharist.

Our Lady continues to manifest herself through her holy image, and millions of people come in pilgrimage to her shrine in Mexico annually to implore her motherly intercession. Exact replicas of this image have been reproduced and touched to the original tilma. These missionary images now travel throughout the world. They are carried in processions in churches and even through the streets, enabling millions more to experience her maternal love and compassion. There have been thousands of conversions, healings and miracles that have happened. Just from having the image present, or by touching it, many young mothers contemplating an abortion have had a change of heart and have not gone through with their abortion. There have even been abortion clinics that have closed through her intercession.

When the Virgin Mary appeared to Juan Diego in 1531, she had her children of the 20th Century in mind. Some of the signs on the tilma have only been discovered because of the modern technology of today. Recently, it was discovered that there are at least 13 people reflected in the eyes of the Virgin. Among them is a mother carrying her baby on her back. In these times today, where the family is under such attack from so many different dimensions, and babies are being destroyed by millions in their mother’s wombs in abortion mills, this is a very significant find!

“The Catholic Social Teaching; an essential part
of the New Evangelization.” (Pope John Paul II)

John Paul II in the Basilica of Our Lady of Guadalupe in 1999, with the miraculous picture behind him.

Our Lady of Guadalupe makes no distinctions as to who her children are. She invites us all to come to her, and she offers to each of us her motherly care. She invites us to renounce sin and to turn to her Son Jesus. It is her promise that she will “crush the head of the Serpent”. The new idols of our day: power, money, pleasure, consumerism…degrade and dehumanize the world. The Church does not remain idle. She has identified these demons in the present social, financial, and political spheres, and it is through the Catholic Social Teaching that she proposes a remedy in order to build a civilization of love.

In his encyclical letter Caritas in Veritate, Pope Benedict XVI states that the Catholic Social Teaching “… is an expression of the prophetic task of the Supreme Pontiffs to give apostolic guidance to the Church of Christ and to discern the new demands of evangelization.” This is illustrated by the four pillars: The Dignity of the Human Person, the Common Good, Subsidiarity and Solidarity. These pillars of the Social Doctrine confirm that the human person is created in the image and likeness of God and has a right to life from the moment of conception. Each person is unique, and should be permitted to develop to his full potential in the family of God throughout his entire life, until natural death. We all have God as our Father, with Christ as our brother and Mary as our Mother.

Presently, we are faced with many different ideologies such as: Communism, Socialism, secular humanism, unbridled capitalism, globalization… these contain many errors that the Church must address and which are contrary to the dignity of man.

“The Church does not have a technical solution to offer…She does, however, have a mission of truth to accomplish, in every time and circumstance, for a society that is attuned to man, to his dignity, to his vocation…Fidelity to man requires fidelity to the truth, which alone is the guarantee of freedom (cf. Jn 8:32) and of the possibility of integral human development. For this reason, the Church searches for truth, proclaims it tirelessly, and recognizes it wherever it is manifested. This mission of truth is something that the Church can never renounce. Her social doctrine is a particular dimension of this proclamation: it is a service to the truth which sets us free. Open to the truth, from whichever branch of knowledge it comes, the Church’s social doctrine receives it, assembles into a unity the fragments in which it is often found, and mediates it within the constantly changing life-patterns of the society of peoples and nations.” (Pope Benedict XVI, Caritas in Veritate)

According to the Second Vatican Council, it is the role of the laity to bring Christ to the contemporary world. As laity, we all need to find concrete solutions for the application of the Church’s Social teaching and to apply the Gospel in every aspect of today’s society; economic as well as political. As Pilgrims of St. Michael, we take the Popes’ request seriously to renew the whole of society. Twice a year we have seminars that are attended by numerous bishops, priests and laity from all over the world. They come to learn about the Social Credit proposals as taught by our founder Louis Even and presented in the light of the Church’s Social Teaching. (Our next seminar in Rougemont will be held March 28-April 6; for more information on our seminars, please contact us at http://www.michaeljournal.org)

In closing, let us recognize that this is a spiritual as well as a temporal battle that we are engaged in. Let us ask the Virgin of Guadalupe to enlighten us, uniting us as “one body in Christ.” St. Paul, in his letter to the Romans (12:9-10), entreats us to: “Let love be sincere; hate what is evil, hold on to what is good; love one another with mutual affection; anticipate one another in showing honor.”

Yves Jacques~~

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And the man and his wife were both naked, and were not ashamed.

Now the serpent was more crafty than any other wild animal that the LORD God had made. He said to the woman, “Did God say, ‘You shall not eat from any tree in the garden’?” The woman said to the serpent, “We may eat of the fruit of the trees in the garden;  but God said, ‘You shall not eat of the fruit of the tree that is in the middle of the garden, nor shall you touch it, or you shall die.’” But the serpent said to the woman, “You will not die; for God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.”  So when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was a delight to the eyes, and that the tree was to be desired to make one wise, she took of its fruit and ate; and she also gave some to her husband, who was with her, and he ate. Then the eyes of both were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together and made loincloths for themselves. They heard the sound of the LORD God walking in the garden at the time of the evening breeze, and the man and his wife hid themselves from the presence of the LORD God among the trees of the garden. But the LORD God called to the man, and said to him, “Where are you?” He said, “I heard the sound of you in the garden, and I was afraid, because I was naked; and I hid myself.” He said, “Who told you that you were naked? Have you eaten from the tree of which I commanded you not to eat?”  The man said, “The woman whom you gave to be with me, she gave me fruit from the tree, and I ate.”  Then the LORD God said to the woman, “What is this that you have done?” The woman said, “The serpent tricked me, and I ate.”

~ Genesis 3

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Title The Fall of Man.
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It is, quite simply, our only choice in life~~the Serpent or~~
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~~La Madonna and Her Son~~it really oughtn’t to be a difficult choice, my dears and yet~~it is~~and grievous so~~

 

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~~The principal need in America today is~~financial and industrial De-Globalization~~to facilitate the promotion of the possibility for the average man to get and keep a good job with good benefits paid by the employer~~as was done not very long ago.~~
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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~

~~Artista de la conquista~

 

Yours~~

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~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 


 
Non Sibi~~
 
Finis Origine Pendet~
 
 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

Amen~~

 

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Communism and Capitalism are the same thing~

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 Both globalized communism and globalized capitalism reduce man to~~ impersonal units of production~~

Communism has global aspirations to imprison man as a unit of production who serves as a slave to the State~~

Capitalism has global aspirations to imprison man as a unit of production who serves as a slave to the Capitalist~~

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By any moral measure, there is no difference~~save cosmetics~~between the two systems~~

Both systems aspire to make man a slave without a nation and both aspire to enrich small classes of rulers~~

Be they either Statist Kings or Economic Royalists~~

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Both systems seek to replace God with either Gold or Gulag~~

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This horror of internationalist communist and capitalist slavery must end and the key to begin bringing about that end~~

Is to be done and finished with world-wide Globalization~~in all its myriad, evil and dehumanizing manifestations~~

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 And to return man to his Nation State~~

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In which he is most happy~~

Free of internationalist organizations~~

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Internationalist Communist schemes and~~

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Internationalist Capitalist greed~~

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These Nation States exist for a reason~~

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The people of these Nations are very proud of their countries and their cultures~~

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These people are not happy at being slaves to either internationalist~~ globalized~~communism or capitalism~~

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The wave of the future is a return to the Nation State~~

To Nationalism~~

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Catch the WAVE~~

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Which is right and just~~

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 To accomplish this return to the Nation State~~

 ~~The rich man ought not be taxed at all~~he ought be compelled to employ and train the poor man of his nation~~directly~~

 

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~~The rich man ought not be taxed at all~~he ought be compelled to employ and train the poor man~~directly~~
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~~The principal need in America today is~~financial and industrial De-Globalization~~to facilitate the promotion of the possibility for the average man to get and keep a good job with good benefits paid by the employer~~as was done not very long ago.~~
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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~

~~Artista de la conquista~

 

Yours~~

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~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 
 

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Non Sibi~~
 
 
Finis Origine Pendet~
 
 
 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~
 
 

Rejoice and Glad!!

Amen~~

 

 


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Hedrick Smith has asked us “Who stole the American Dream?”~I ask a different question~”Who SOLD America?” I say~Globalized industry and international finance are the tools of the traitors at America’s throat~we must rid ourselves of these traitors~ruthlessly~

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Marcus Tullius Cicero, English byname Tully    (born 106 bce, Arpinum, Latium [now Arpino,Italy]—died Dec. 7, 43 bce, Formiae, Latium [now Formia]), Roman statesman, lawyer, scholar, and writer who vainly tried to uphold republican principles in the final civil wars that destroyed the Roman Republic. His writings include books of rhetoric, orations, philosophical and political treatises, and letters. He is remembered in modern times as the greatest Roman orator and innovator of what became known as Ciceronian rhetoric.

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“A nation can survive its fools, and even the ambitious.

 

But it cannot survive treason from within. An enemy at the gates is less formidable, for he is known and carries his banner openly.

 

But the traitor moves amongst those within the gate freely, his sly whispers rustling through…all the alleys, heard in the very halls of government itself.

 

For the traitor appears not a traitor; he speaks in accents familiar to his victims, and he wears their face and their arguments, he appeals to the baseness that lies deep in the hearts of all men.

 

He rots the soul of a nation, he works secretly and unknown in the night to undermine the pillars of the city, he infects the body politic so that it can no longer resist.

 

A murderer is less to fear.

 

The traitor is the plague.”

 

 

 – Marcus Tullius Cicero~~

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The rich man ought not be taxed at all~~he ought be compelled to employ and train the poor man~~directly~~
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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~

~~Artista de la conquista~

 

 
 

~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 
 
Non Sibi~~
 
Finis Origine Pendet~
 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~

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Jefferson today would be on the barricades of the tea party patriots~seeking a man who would not compromise and instead kept his character intact~We ask~where is such a hero in our politics today who will not layer compromise upon compromise until he has no character left?

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Henry Fonda in The Best Man, released in 1964

Fonda’s hero in the film is the man who refuses to blackmail his opponent because “one by one, these compromises, these small corruptions, destroy “character””

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We ask~~where is such a hero in our politics today who will not layer compromise upon compromise until he has no character left?

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Dear Bernie~~

There is no question that it is troubling to many here that Tea Party and other groups of a generically conservative populist tincture are very much disparaged by the Democrats~~understandably because they fear them so and know they will never have their support–but likewise by the Republicans~~who consider them to be ignorant rubes, scolds and nags.
 
This is troubling because nobody–except for a few here–would have ever heard Jake Boehner’s name had it not been for the Tea Party. I am personally very troubled by this dynamic here today at Washington, as it smacks of Royalism and its attendant notion that certain elite groups have taken it upon themselves to decide who the Americans ought to vote for. 
 
Evidence how the polling men are already asking not “whom do you favor for President in 2016″ and let you answer but rather~~ “OK, which of the these do you favor in 2016?”  It never appears to dawn on the polling men that the only thing the Americans would likely decide about all the choices given, if they even knew anything much about most of these putative candidates, is that the Americans would likely say that they can all go hang themselves.
 
That said, unless somebody who knows what’s what and can be forceful in the eye of the storm presents himself, the horses being loaded into starter’s gate by the press and the polling men, are likely to make up the field in 2016~~from which gate will very almost certainly spring the winner.
The only qualification for getting in starter’s gate seems to be a preening presentation and comparison of very dull, yet also, gaudy, resumes of what the horses going in the gate have accomplished here at Washington~~notwithstanding that the Americans hate the Washington class.
 
All this is odd on a personal level as I met Mrs. Palin about 2 weeks before McCain trotted her out to meet the Americans and I remember thinking~~she has entirely too fetching a shape to her to waste on anything as dreary as politics.  I remember being alarmed at the fury with which the combined forces of Washington’s power groups became so instantly frantic to destroy her reputation~~which they certainly succeeded in doing in spades.
 
What was generally said to me was “she’s so stupid,” a charge that at Washington ought to be used with great caution as the political men here and those in the press services are no big bargain in the brains department. I remember thinking that they must be afraid of her as otherwise they would simply have ignored her.
 
One of the fellows in this group pointed finger at me and said “Begg–if that girl gets in, you are personally responsible.”  I think that says a lot in that many here at Washington really do think that we make the rules~~which is, Royalism.  I told the fellow that “it is none of your business, or mine, who the Americans want to elect and if this girl gets in it will because the people wanted her.”
 
This maybe the crux of the trouble here~~a system of kingmakers, king breakers and little tin kings themselves.  This is not a pretty thought given the backgrounds of so many of the men here who prance around as though they were heir to the throne of England when in fact they arrived here many, many years ago from some nondescript part of America having failed at insurance selling or some such.
 
Harder yet to fathom the reporters~~members of a class that used to be exclusively filled with men with holes in their shoes and cheap pint of liquor in their back pockets.  All of a sudden, these groups are Royalty.
 
That aside, the Americans are a very disparate people–it would be hard to think who, if anyone, speaks for any appreciable number of them.  The better men from the better families have, particularly so after Romney, abandoned politics altogether~~and understandably so. Who, having anything in the way of social background, save perhaps the Bush family~~a mixed blessing~~would stand for office?
 
I do not pretend, as others here do that I know the American people in my bone marrow, but it seems to me that the men of Washington have, in the last 20 or so years, become, evermore ostentatiously, self-ordained experts on what the Americans want and need from their government~~and likewise obsessed with stealing money~~personally.  
 
I do not think it overstatement to say that we have arrived in a place not unlike the America Jefferson looked out at in disquietude and remarked, particularly having seen a fair amount of Europe~~ “the people are pressed down by an aristocratic class and have no advantage except poverty and perpetual war.”
Sounds like home to me.
 
This observation, collectively agreed by the framers, led to revolution~~which is why I sence that another such revolution is fast coming here~~I very much don’t want that, as revolutions are invariably messy affairs, but I can’t see a way out~~save our finding a leader who will slice off some crowned heads around here.
 
Jefferson would, most assuredly, have been a Tea Party rabble-rouser because he so detested entrenched, codified, Royalist power. Hence the title of this now labyrinthine essay in which we find ourselves called–”what would they make of us–our founders–if they saw how the government treats the American people today?”
 
A rather odd duck, and a terrible philosopher, summed up the attitude of official Washington as it is today constituted~comme ca~~
 
 
My point to you remains–this revolution can be run through one of the major Parties if we can somehow find the right men.
 
I can’t think the founders would be happy with us today.  No, not at all.
 
Yours, 
 
John~~
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Dear Ramin and friends~~

 
Ramin–I agree your assessment of the Bill just past–it was a remarkable gaucherie for sure– but I lament your despondent response to it.
 
These guys can’t win all the time, Ramin.
 
Outside of this city~everybody hates them~the trouble is that the opposition to this city is fragmented and uninformed as to how to take power~~too many boutique Parties~too much internecine warfare~~not enough discipline–too many big egos, too many guys with their little plans to save the nation they have been carrying around in a briefcase for decades–politics is both very hard and very easy at one and the same time–
 
There is a revolution brewing–both here and in West Europe–against the same enemy–consolidated, globalized power at Washington and Brussels~~what is needed is a plan and a galvanizing leader to defeat that enemy.
 
The history of man is a continuing casting off of autocratic power–it’s continual–you get an ossified, self-congratulatory, inbred aristocracy that pushes the people far enough and them the bomb goes off.  And it will go off–both here and at Brussels very, very soon.  The conceit that you can control and abuse the great mass of people indefinitely without any consequence belies all history-from the dawn of man–autocratic governments fall–they always–fall–
 
So our task, amigos–is–what to do with that certain knowledge that the autocratic regime at Washington will fall–and soon?
 
We need to have a think about this as~~  when it falls–somebody will take over–I’d prefer it be an well=modulated, educated, thoughtful, affable man rather than a Hitler–but if the better men throw in the towel–we will get a Hitler.  I have been writing for 2 years to prevent that happening.
 
Thinking men have the capacity to plan to replace the old regime with a good, fresh start here at Washington.  Let’s be of good cheer and upbeat and positive.  What really is disconcerting to me is that so many good Americans have simply thrown in the towel–that’s not the American way–or for that matter the English, German or French way–we are people who are proud of our national identity–globalism in all it’s manifestations is the enemy of all civilized people–so let’s buck up and take over this little cow town and make it do what we want.
 
How so?  Here so-
 
Politics is hard and unbelieving boring work–to run and win a national campaign–but it’s easy when the great mass of people are completely disaffected with Washington–and they are–but you must have people who know the boring mechanics of getting a nomination who are just as disaffected as you and the others here~~I know the mechanics likely better than anyone here–Steve knows a lot as well–he’s been in combat in the States–I was a cog in the machine for many years–I know all the technical stuff that needs doing–which is one of the reasons why I so strongly advocate for staying within the structure of one of the major parties–free–and willing–labour on the ground from people who know best how to win Ohio-10 or MI-8 or PA–13–nobody can know all of this by himself—-and that is why the Party structure is so valuable–so the key is to get the nomination of one of the Parties and let the worker bees in the States and Districts do the drudge work–they’ll be happy to help–as soon as you get the nomination they go to work for you–so don’t cast off that amenity–it’s volunteer labour in the trenches– on the ground coming from people who know the terrain–it’s priceless–and at the same time–it’s free.
 
But we have to give the people something specific–a comparatively simple program–easy to understand–endlessly repeated to them by a guy who is affable–not shrill–not the sky is falling in–just an affable guy who wants to change Washington and turn it on its head—-this idea has had mass appeal going back to Wallace in 72 and Perot in 92–I can’t even imagine how much more viscerally the Americans hate Washington today than they did in 72 or 92.
 
I personally feel that the need to DE-globalize the finance sector to bring good jobs back home to America and rejuvenate the industrial base– trumps all other issues–even the debt–as–without good jobs–America really is over–let’s find a guy to sell our product–politicians are salesmen–I simply wish I were a younger man with younger arteries as I know far more than I ever wanted to know about the mechanics of the election process–consider how massive the number of Americans who are disaffected with Washington–if people could stick to a very focused objective and find a leader– a massive victory could be attained by taking over either one of the established Parties–they are both empty shells that serve no one save themselves and their courtiers–but they think the bacchanal will go on forever and it won’t–it simply can’t–
 
But the autocrats can’t dodge away from this–if I get more votes than you–I win–so let’s at least give it a go, what–I mean we all have kids and we are all distressed so to me having a go at taking over one of these Parties is very worth the effort as~we’ve nothing to lose~~in fact–it’s an obligation for good men to get involved.
 
First off–we need to be optimistic–Jack Kennedy and Reagan were the  best Presidents of our lifetimes and they shared that trait–sunny optimism–it counts for a lot–it’s intangible–but it attracts voters like a moth to a lantern.  Be optimistic–my little plan–my core message appears below–it addresses the most important hot button issues both here and West Europe–the hatred of central authority and globalization.
 
Lisa remarked to me not long ago that I could win in a walk in EITHER Party simply by stressing this platform–particularly among the young who see the locomotion of destruction coming for them–if you worry about your kids–believe me –they are, or soon will be far more worried than you are, Ramin–all other issues would resolve themselves—-deficits, even debt, immigration, social inequities–all would be solved if we advocated for this platform alone~~
 
Moreover–we could run this solely on social media–no interviews with the established press services–just on social sites–word of mouth–we could run a front porch campaign–once we win a few primaries the conventional press will have to pick us up as we are an existential threat to Washington–but we don’t need them and will simply ignore them–and let them sit in their glass boxes talking to themselves and about us–while we proceed to win
 
All the dashing about in traditional modern campaigns has nothing to do with meeting the people or pressing the flesh–it has to do with fund-raising exercises–while I think that we will get mass funding when people start to hear about us–we will not need as much as the major parties candidates because we can run this campaign out of our living rooms–elections ultimately turn not on money or flash Washington resumes–but rather on ideas–good ideas–let’s get some good ideas out in front of the Americans commencing 2014 and take a shot and see if we can save this country–I know it can be done–people want a revolution against Washington–let’s stop thinking about the groups aligned against us and adopt a positive and optimistic program of our own to give the people their revolution–let’s be creative, and optimistic–the race begins January 2014–it ends November 2016–with God’s help and our collective effort and thought–we can take over this city and make it work for the people~~boundless optimism is endemic to the Americans–let’s concentrate on putting boundless optimism to work to do this first and foremost~~

The rich man ought not be taxed at all~~he ought be compelled to train and employ the poor man~~directly~~cutting Washington out altogether as the middleman~~

~~The principal need in America today is~~financial and industrial De-Globalization~~to facilitate the promotion of the possibility for the average man to get and keep a good job with good benefits paid by the employer~~as was done not very long ago.~~
 
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The rich man ought not be taxed at all~~he ought be compelled to employ and train the poor man~~directly~~
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~~The principal need in America today is~~financial and industrial De-Globalization~~to facilitate the promotion of the possibility for the average man to get and keep a good job with good benefits paid by the employer~~as was done not very long ago.~~

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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~

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~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 
 

 

 


 

Non Sibi~~
 
Finis Origine Pendet~
 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~

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Tom~~Agreed all points~you have to have the right horse for the right course–in a number of the races I will be tending in 2014~~we are sending moderate men–which is good because they are in moderate districts–as far as I am concerned we can go as far right as the world turns–but reality is that what we really need is numbers–numbers stir the drink–we already control the lower chamber–if we have the upper chamber in 2015–and we will–I don’t care much about the beliefs of the men in my red jackets–I just want to see floods of red jackets–I just want control of the two chambers–initially so to block any further shenanigans from white house and then to set the table for a red President in 2017~~and of course Rush et al are in business to excite the red meat eaters and he gets paid for that–it’s a business–I don’t begrudge Rush his living–as long as his living does not diverge from my interest in getting as many red jackets as possible elected~~if we win majorities with vegetarian moderate men in red jackets or of raw red meat-eating Tea Party men in red jackets–it’s all the same to me–but I don’t want any losses–losses ruin my disposition–Bernie wrote earlier–and correctly–that our Party has an uncanny ability to lose races in which our horses are heavy favorites to win–no more–and I agree with Ramin–it is a strategic error to slam the door on Dr. Paul, Governor Palin or any other jockey in red jacket–we are supposed to be the big tent–and not lock our own people out of it–Ramin was right–Romney’s guys made a strategic decision to lock Paul and Palin out of the convention–and it cost them the White House–learn from our mistakes–to repeat Reagan–“never speak ill of another Republican”~~if they wear red they are our friend–if they wear blue–they are our enemy~~this ain’t higher math, kids~John Daniel Begg Public Affairs

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Dear Tom and Bernie~~thanks for your input–Bernie–the men you venerate, Goldwater, Reagan, Laxalt–worked within the Party to make their branch of the Party dominant.  They were Party men.  The same dynamics existed in 1964 as they do today~~the dominant wing–led then by George Romney and Nelson Rockefeller was even more unkind and savage to Goldwater than are any of the Washington insider types who face down Tea Party, Dr.Paul, Palin and the rest of  right flank of the party today.

 
If you think as I do that we are, at a minimum, a centre-right nation–and likely right now further right than that in desire of a massive over correction against the Party of the incumbent Executive–so–back a guy who holds your views in the Party–there are many of us.
 
Goldwater won the nomination despite his being an outsider and things said of him then were very reminiscent of what is said of Tea Party and others today–said by both Democrats and George Romney and Nelson–but Goldwater won despite them all–and even though he lost the general election he paved the way for the eventual rise of Reagan who likewise remained to the end a Party man.
 
The major Parties are clean slates–get enough support for your guy–do the dogged, boring work necessary to get him nominated, use the priceless–on the ground in the districts and states–free labor of committed Party workers~~and take the White House and both chambers.
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Then~~we can do anything we want.~~
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There is nothing inherently evil or immoral about either of the Parties–if they are now run by men you don’t like–run a guy you do like–within the Party apparatus–as did Reagan, Goldwater and Laxalt.  There really is no realistic way to win any other way.~~and Tom Clark is, I must say, most correct here that if you choose to sit out the race altogether or support one of the peripheral Parties that virtually no one has ever heard of–it benefits the Democrats because they are always lock step behind their nominee~~we just lost a Governor out here in Virginia in large measure because the Libertarian took about 8%–well more than twice the spread of difference between the major Party standard bearers~~
 
For me–there is only one issue of consequence in this country right now~~

The rich man ought not be taxed at all~~he ought be compelled to employ the poor man~~directly~~

~~The principal need in America today is~~financial and industrial De-Globalization~~to facilitate the promotion of the possibility for the average man to get and keep a good job with good benefits paid by the employer~~as was done not very long ago.~~

 

If you ran a man–in either Party–whose platform was that–and only that–he would win in a landslide and his down ballot followers would do likewise~~John

Yours~~

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Dear Bernie~~

 
There is no question that it is troubling to many here that Tea Party and other groups of a generically conservative populist tincture are very much disparaged by the Democrats~~understandably because they fear them so and know they will never have their support–but likewise by the Republicans~~who consider them to be ignorant rubes and nags.
 
This is troubling because nobody–except for a few here–would have ever heard Jake Boehner’s name had it not been for the Tea Party. I am personally very troubled by this dynamic here today at Washington, as it smacks of Royalism and its attendant notion that certain elite groups have taken it upon themselves to decide who the Americans ought to vote for. 
 
Evidence how the polling men are already asking not “whom do you favor for President in 2016” and let you answer but rather~~ “OK, which of the these do you favor in 2016?”  It never appears to dawn on the polling men that the only thing the Americans would likely decide about all the choices given, if they even knew anything much about most of these putative candidates, is that the Americans would likely say that they can all go hang themselves.
 
That said, unless somebody who knows what’s what and can be forceful in the eye of the storm presents himself, the horses being loaded into starters gate by the press and the polling men, are likely to make up the field in 2016~~from which gate will very almost certainly spring the winner.  The only qualification for getting in starter’s gate seems to be a presentation and comparison of very dull, yet also, gaudy, resumes of what the horses going in the gate have accomplished here at Washington~notwithstanding that the Americans hate the Washington class.
 
All this is odd on a personal level as I met Mrs. Palin about 2 weeks before McCain trotted her out to meet the Americans and I remember thinking~~she has entirely to fetching a shape to her to waste on anything as dreary as politics.  I remember being alarmed at the fury with which the combined forces of Washington’s power groups became so instantly frantic to destroy her reputation~which they certainly succeeded in doing in spades.
 
What was generally said to me was “she’s so stupid,” a charge that at Washington ought to be used with great caution as the political men here and those in the press services are no big bargain in the brains department.  I remember thinking that they must be afraid of her as otherwise they would simply have ignored her.
 
One of the fellows in this group pointed finger at me and said “Begg–if that girl gets in, you are personally responsible.”  I think that says a lot in that many here at Washington really do think that we make the rules~which is, Royalism.  I told the fellow that “it is none of your business, or mine, who the Americans want to elect and if this girl gets in it will because the people wanted her.”
 
This maybe the crux of the trouble here~~a system of kingmakers, king breakers and little tin kings themselves.  This is not a pretty thought given the backgrounds of so many of the men here who prance around as though they were heir to the throne of England when in fact they arrived here many, many years ago from some nondescript part of America having failed at insurance selling or some such.
 
Harder yet to fathom the reporters~~members of a class that used to be exclusively filled with men with holes in their shoes and cheap pint of liquor in their back pockets.  All of a sudden, these groups are Royalty.
 
That aside, the Americans are a very disparate people–it would be hard to think who, if anyone, speaks for any appreciable number of them.  The better men from the better families have, particularly so after Romney, abandoned politics altogether~~and understandably so. Who, having anything in the way of social background, save perhaps the Bush family~~a mixed blessing~~would stand for office?
 
I do not pretend, as others here do that I know the American people in my bone marrow, but it seems to me that the men of Washington have, in the last 20 or so years, become, evermore ostentatiously, self-ordained experts on what the Americans want and need from their government–and likewise obsessed with stealing money–personally.  
 
I do not think it overstatement to say that we have arrived in a place not unlike the America Jefferson looked out at in disquietude and remarked, particularly having seen a fair amount of Europe~~ “the people are pressed down by an aristocratic class and have no advantage except poverty and perpetual war.”  Sounds like home to me.
 
This observation, collectively agreed by the framers, led to revolution~~which is why I sence that another such revolution is fast coming here~~I very much don’t want that, as revolutions are invariably messy affairs, but I can’t see a way out~~save our finding a leader who will slice off some crowned heads around here.
 
Jefferson would, most assuredly, have been a Tea Party rabble-rouser because he so detested entrenched, codified, Royalist power.  Hence the title of this now labyrinthine essay in which we find ourselves called–“what would they make of us–our founders–if they saw how the government treats the American people today?”
 
A rather odd duck, and a terrible philosopher, summed up the attitude of official Washington as it is today constituted~comme ca~~
 
 
My point to you remains–this revolution can be run through one of the major Parties if we can somehow find the right men.
 
I can’t think the founders would be happy with us today.  No, not at all.
 
Yours, 
 
John

 

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The rich man ought not be taxed at all~~he ought be compelled to employ the poor man~~directly~~

~~The principal need in America today is~~financial and industrial De-Globalization~~to facilitate the promotion of the possibility for the average man to get and keep a good job with good benefits paid by the employer~~as was done not very long ago.~~

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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~

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~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 
 

 

 


 

Non Sibi~~
 
Finis Origine Pendet~
 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~

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“In a real dark night of the soul, it is always three o’clock in the morning, day after day.”

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Scott Fitzgerald was a reasonably talented writer who managed being the quintessential American novelist and his work, The Great Gatsby, is the quintessential American novel. There is little not in the book that one need know of the Americans.

 

We ask~~why then, is Gatsby so critically panned~~times now seven times~~ by the librarian class? Librarians mutter that there “is nothing to this book~~beyond money and ostentatious display!”

 

But girls, girls~~that is what America is~~money, quickly, and sloppily acquired, and its ostentatious display~~that is America.

 

Despite what schoolmarmish ones might tell you~~the story of Gatsby is the story of the Americans~~a people insatiably thirsty for more money than they can count and an opulence that Kings would envy.

 

Willy Maugham, a writer more adroit than myself or even our thirsty Scotty, said of the Americans~~

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“The Americans are so terribly successful principally because they know who they are~~something most people do not know~~the Americans are a people feverishly devoted to the twin lusts of~~~ big business and fornication~~and very, very little else.”~~

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“At any rate, let us love for a while, for a year or so, you and me. That’s a form of divine drunkenness that we can all try. There are only diamonds in the whole world, diamonds and perhaps the shabby gift of disillusion.~~

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F. Scott Fitzgerald, from “A Diamond as Big as the Ritz”. 

 
Pictured here with Zelda and their daughter, Frances.~~

 

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“Having once found the intensity of art, nothing else that can happen in life can ever again seem as important as the creative process.”

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Scott Fitzgerald lived with his wife Zelda Fitzgerald at 6 Gateway Drive in Great Neck Estates, in King’s Point on Long Island, New York, from 1922-1924s, and based West Egg in the book, The Great Gatsby, on Great Neck/King’s Point, and the neighbouring East Egg was modelled on the more affluent Sands Point

The couple moved there in 1922 after the birth of their daughter “Scottie” and the home became the inspiration for Nick Carraway’s West Egg house in the novel. Read more about the development of the story here.

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“What little I’ve accomplished has been by the most laborious and uphill work, and I wish now I’d never relaxed or looked back”~~

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 ‘I’ve found my line—from now on this comes first.'”

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~~La crema y nata~~
~~Artista de la conquista~~  

 

  
~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 
Non Sibi~~
Finis Origine Pendet~~
 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~

 

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Hair of the dog~Christmas approaches Washington at great haste and Bea stops by the studios to have a quick chat~principally about temperance during the Season~

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 Miss Bea was by to tea today~~but she was not a happy puppy guest~

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OK, Bea~~what’s your beef?

I was reading your article on Mandela while I was kept waiting in the lobby~

I see~~how did you find it?

The lobby?

The article on Mandela~~

Boring, yet, somehow dull~~and unspeakably long~

Thank you~~

Of course, it’s not my cup of tea~~politics and all that you know~~

Of course not~~

As for your tea~~how goes the war effort~~

Mr. Begg~~bringing Christian Temperance to the Americans is not a war~~

Oh?

It’s a noble experiment~~

Didn’t we already have one of them~

We did~~in the ’20s~

And now you’re ready for another~

The need never went away~~it went underground~~

So I understand~~I saw your Christmas speech on the You Tube~~very inspiring~~

It is a very serious topic, Mr. Begg~~alcoholism destroys more people and families that any other single thing on this earth~

You also took on football~~that won’t win you many American votes~~

American football exists to promote the gambling and alcoholism industries~~

Oh?

If one were to remove the incessant alcoholism adverts and the blatant gambling from football~~nobody would watch it~~it is a fundamentally boring game~~

I see~~

You say that you see but I can tell that you don’t~

You see football is a mass advert for alcoholism~~and illicit gambling~~that’s why it exists

Oh~~I didn’t know?

Look at the adverts~~unspeakably dull adverts for gray cars~~why are all cars gray today~~and booze~~those are the only sponsors of American football on tele-vision~~

Gray?

Well~~I am told these cars are marketed as being silver but they are gray to me~~dull gray~

There may be something to that~~the gray car business~~

Oh, there is something to that but the gray cars, while dull, don’t disturb me~~it’s all the drunk Americans swilling beer all day Sunday~~the Lord’s day~~and then getting into these dull grey cars and driving home~~that’s the nightmare~~

So~~Bea~~you are an advocate for stronger drink drive laws then~~

No~~I am an advocate for no drinking laws–NO drinking~

Is that an attainable end?

Is that how you access an argument, Mr. Begg~~whether or no its objective is politically attainable?~~

Well, no, no not precisely~~

Not precisely~~

It seems down to your tilting at windmills to me, dear Bea~~isn’t it down to that?~~your tilting at windmills~~

It is a hard and difficult path but it is the right and true path~~drink is a terrible social ill~~

I see~~but what about the Prohibition?

You mean the era that made all your dago rum running relatives rich~~

Hold on now~~

Well~~just where did they get all that money~~

Investments, I think~~

Investments in liquor and beer~~

I wasn’t around~~I don’t know~~

I do you~~you greasy wops used our noble experiment to get rich~~

Is that all bad~~

I guess not for you~~

Bea~~do you realistically expect to ban drinking~~we cannot even control illegal drugs~~

There is no difference~~

What?

There is no difference between drink and drugs~

What?

In fact~~drink is the most abused drug in the world~~always has been~~more than all the other drugs combined~~you know put together~

Yes, combined~~all put together~~

Yes, worse than all combined~~

But what can be done?  People are going to drink, ya know?

I do know~~but we must stop it~NOW~~

Bea~~relax, it’s Christmas~~enjoy your tea by the fireplace~~

I cannot enjoy my tea by the fireplace at Christmas when there are drunks all over the place using the Lord’s Birthday Celebration to tie one on~~

So, I guess all the beer and liquor adverts to please drink responsibly don’t fool you~~

Not for a  minute~~the alcoholism industry  wants you drinking day and night~~drunk dawn to dusk~~

I see~

I understand it’s a business~~and as with any business~~the booze merchants want you to consume as much as possible of what they make~

So~~in that sense it’s like selling soup?

Soup? Soup?~~You are even dumber than I had read about, Begg~~I’m surprised you aren’t a blonde~~

My~~

Well, I get temperamental when people don’t listen and learn how dangerous drinking is~~

I see~~

To me~~it’s my life’s crusade~~ban the bottle~~

Bea’s crusade~~a Holy War against the bottle~~

Precisely so, Sir~~

I thank you for your time today, Miss Bea~~Merry Christmas~~

Cheers to you, Mr. Begg~~

What an odd goodbye from a Temperanceite~~that’s a toast–is this a toasting occasion?

It’s Christmas~~

I see~~let’s raise a glass then, Miss Bea~~

Here’s mud in your eye, Begg~~

And looking at you kid~~

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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

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~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 


Non Sibi~~Finis Origine Pendet~~
 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~



 

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It would have been more creative for Pope Francis to say~”hey rich guys~employ some poor guys.”

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For now, I’ll say this–I do think that Papa Francis took a look at his position and thought something like this~~”I am 77 years old, I have one lung, I am not well~~what do I want to do with the years I have left~~get all involved in the banking scandal at Vatican Bank~~or the problem with the homosexual priests~~or do I want to go out among the people and live as Jesus lived~~after all the Pope represents Jesus here on earth~~I have decided to go among the poor and let the enormous bureaucracy take care of the PR problems”~~this is how I think his mind works~~I think Pope recognizes that he~~like the American President and the English Crown as we’ve discussed in our notes, Karen, ~~are symbols~~Pope is supposed to be a symbol of Jesus on earth.  Queen a symbol of England. Our President a symbol of America.

 
That’s where it gets tough~~the Church has had right-wing and left-wing Popes but all of them have written notes of this sort reminding the rich to care for the poor, reminding the rich that the poor have a right to form guilds and unions and reminding the rich of their Christian charitable obligations~~it is Pope’s duty to be a champion of the poor.
 
And, this has always been tough sledding~~in Europe the unions are controlled by the communists~~whereas in America the unions are controlled by the Mafia~~so the Popes have always had a difficult time getting out their message of the need for Christian charity without appearing to be favoring communists or Mafia.
 
As in the earlier question~~I would caution Pope Francis to advocate for the employment of the poor at good jobs and train them to be independent rather than appearing to get tied up in some tired social leveling gambit~~now that would have been creative for Pope to say~~”hey rich guys~~employ some poor guys.”
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That said~~it remains to be seen how he develops~~but remember this~~he was elected King by his fellow Princes of the Church and to that extent he is representative of the majority point of view at Rome~~or else he would not have got into office.
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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~

~~Artista de la conquista~~

 

 

 

  

~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 

 


Non Sibi~~

Finis Origine Pendet~~

 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~

 

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That said–it remains to be seen how he develops–but remember this–he was elected King by his fellow Princes of the Church and to that extent he is representative of the majority point of view at Rome–or else he would not have got into office.

We are American~we can do anything we like~so, for starters~ let’s de-globalize~

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A little orb~~all set to be De~Globalized~~

We are told that the world is Globalized~~well~~it can be De-Globalized~~the shift to Globalization did not come down from any holy mountaintop~~it was ordained of man and can be undone by man.  America, though now weakened, accounts for 26% of world GDP~~we can do anything we want~~what is lacking is clear vision, a specific program and a Leader~~a Moses.~~
 
America needs now a~~ Moses~~A leader who can be very brutal~~neither Reagan nor Jack Kennedy~the best of our lifetimes~~could do this job~~they were too nice~~our enemies are not nice~~so~~our Moses must be prepared to be brutal when it comes to De-Globalization.
 
Reversing this is simple if you understand finance and can be very, very brusque and rough~~you simply make the financiers and corporate chieftains bring the jobs home~~one way or the other~~either friendly and easy~~in exchange for tax incentives~~or nasty and hard–in the form on import tariffs~~which the left would love but I don’t care~~this is not about what is labeled left or right~~it is about what is needed~~to me there is one issue from which all other initiatives must generate~~bringing back good paying permanent jobs to America~~that is the sine qua~~nothing else matters~~likewise everything else flows from a happy, well employed American populace~~
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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~

~~Artista de la conquista~~

 

 

  ~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 

Non Sibi~~

Finis Origine Pendet~~

 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~

 

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All fall down~American kids~under the dumb~dumb tree~a shady little place paid for by your taxes~where kids try their best at playing ring a ring a Rosie~but just can’t remember the words~because~they were never taught to them~

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More Countries Pass U.S. by in Education Rankings

Dec 3, 2013

The 2012 Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) education rankings were released today and students in the United States did not fare well. Administered by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) every three years, the rankings provide a snapshot of how students in 65 countries measure up to one another.

Among 65 countries and localities, students in the United States slipped from 11th to 21st in reading, 20th to 24th in science, and 25th to 31st in math. Among the 34 OECD countries, the U.S. ranks 17th in reading, 21st in science, and 26th in math. The inference is that U.S. student achievement remains flat, while other countries continue to improve and pass us by.

What is unique about the PISA exams is that they do not measure student knowledge, but rather the application of knowledge to solve problems in the real world. Sound familiar?

This is the basis of the Common Core State Standards —for students to become better problem solvers. Instead of rote memorization, Common Core is intended to challenge students to think critically, comprehend the ‘why’, and gain a deeper understanding of material.

The OECD overview states “students in the United States have particular weaknesses in performing mathematics tasks with higher cognitive demands, such as taking real-world situations, translating them into mathematical terms, and interpreting mathematical aspects in real-world problems. A successful implementation of the Common Core Standards would yield significant performance gains in PISA.”

For the first time, three states received state-level data on PISA; Massachusetts and Connecticut performed well on all exams whereas Florida either lagged behind or was on par with the U.S. and OECD averages.

Stephanie Banchero of the Wall Street Journal writes, “In Massachusetts, educators and policy makers credit the good showing, in part, to a 1993 effort that boosted spending and ushered in rigorous standards and achievement tests that students have to pass to graduate.”

She also provides an anecdote of an eighth grade teacher who moved from California to Boston only to be “completely blown away by what we ask students to do. He said the exams are so rigorous.”

Massachusetts provides evidence that higher standards lead to improved results for students.

In fact, the Thomas B. Fordham Institute considered Massachusetts standards to be on par with Common Core (which the state has adopted).

If elevated standards for all children have yielded high results in Massachusetts, imagine the potential for children in all of the states that have adopted the Common Core.

Editor’s note: This post was updated to note how the U.S. compared to other OECD countries.

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Ring a ring a Rosie,
A bottle full of posie,
All the girls in our town
Ring for little Josie~~
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~~La crema y nata~~

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  ~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 

Non Sibi~~

Finis Origine Pendet~~

 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~

 

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Art~done properly~is a love affair~we must all seek out an avocation in life that is our love affair~

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“The Kiss”~1889 marble sculpture by the French sculptor Auguste Rodin. The creation of his masterpiece was inspired by the story of Paolo and Francesca, “Divine Comedy” by Dante.~

In order for art to be beautiful~~whether a painting, a written work, a song~~it must reflect the desire of the artist to express what is simple, good, pure and true~~if it does reflect those desires~~the art is beautiful~~any art if~~it is any good~~is~~a love affair~~

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 “Breakfast at Tiffany’s” 

Holly Golightly (Audrey Hepburn) jumped from a taxi in the rain just to kiss her loved one (George Peppard) in this classic film in 1961. 

WE MUST ALL SEEK OUT OUR OWN LIFE’S~~LOVE AFFAIR~~

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~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~

~~Artista de la conquista~~

 

 

 

 ~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 

 

 

Non Sibi~~

Finis Origine Pendet~~

 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~


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For now 62 years, Her Majesty has been our ubiquitous presence~meeting a dozen Presidents whom I have watched over myself here at Washington~

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~~Infanta Princess Royal~~Elizabeth~~

Feb. 12, 1926

This photo shows Princess Elizabeth, who later became Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II.

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 Infanta Elizabeth With Papa~~later to be King George VI~~and Mummy~~

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Young Princess Royal Elizabeth at her wedding day~~

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With Her children as a young Wife and Mother~~

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On Her Coronation Day~~July 12, 1953~~Elizabeth II holds the symbols of Her Office and formally ascends the throne~~

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 Queen~~with Her growing family~~fond, protective and solicitous of Her subjects~~as they are likewise of Her~~

Nov. 20, 1972

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip are seen with their family in Buckingham Palace on the occasion of the royal couple’s silver wedding. From left are Prince Charles, Prince Edward, the queen, Prince Philip, Prince Andrew and Princess Anne.

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As all the English~~a fan of the racing~~Queen~~in Her later years~~cannot contain a smile around the ovals~~

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Her Majesty in the autumn of Her Reign~~although~~in truth~~she may just bury us all~~

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I wonder what our Founding Fathers would make of the remarkable life of Queen Elizabeth II of England~~direct, lineal heir~~to the war-mongering despot George III~~whose tyrannical rule~~our founders bled and died to escape.
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I think~they might just want to rejoin The Empire~~
 
 
 
It is a tellingly sad paradox that the very embodiment of the Founding Father’s dream for the perfect American President is:
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth 11 of England~a dutiful, friendly, benign, sober, attentive, solicitous and powerless~Head of State.
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Meanwhile, American Presidents themselves are gaudy, boorish, imperialistic, rapaciously grasping after both power and gold, preeningly and personally selfish, egotistical, tyrannical, war~mongering despots~a tellingly sad paradox.

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~~The principal need in America is the promotion of the possibility for the average man to get and keep a good job with good benefits paid by the employer~~as was done not very long ago.~~ clip_image002MA9982782-0001

~ ~~Bene Nati, Bene Vestiti, Et Mediocriter Docti~~

~~La crema y nata~~ ~~Artista de la conquista~~  

 

 
 ~~In sunshine and in shadow~~I hold tight to the Republican view of time and money~~I write night and day~~yet~~while impecunious~~I am vastly overpaid~~in that taking pay to do what I love is unfair~~to my employer~~in a fair system~~under such circumstances~~I should pay him~~not he me~~I am far, far too old a man to be sexually confused~~praise Jesus~~but I am yet young enough to be politically confused~~is anyone not~~in an absolute sense~~I am a Catholic Royalist~~in a practical sense~~I am a Classical Liberal~~a Gaullist~~a Bonapartist~~an American Nationalist  Republican~~in either sense~~my head is soon for the chopping block~~to hasten my interlude with Madame La Guillotine~~I write without fear~and without favor of~any man~~ 

Non Sibi~~

Finis Origine Pendet~~

 ~~Κύριε ἐλέησον~~

Rejoice and Glad!!

 Amen~~

 

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French actor~~Alain Delon


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