Saturday, March 28, 2020


Donald Trump’s Strategic Foresight Is Being Put to the Test.

March 26, 2020 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) The ancient Greeks believed that true leadership in crisis came down to what they called pronoia — the Greek word for “strategic foresight.” Some statesmen, such as Pericles and Themistocles, had it. Most others, such as the often brilliant and charismatic but impulsive Alcibiades, usually did not. “Foresight” in crisis means sizing up […]

The Liberals Are Content To Watch It All Burn.

March 18, 2020 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) It seems quaint, even a little funny, but during the Cold War, President Ronald Reagan and Soviet Premier Mikhail Gorbachev agreed to “set aside their differences in case the world was invaded by aliens.” Today, Democrats can’t even stop to take a breath before spinning, twisting, or straight-up lying in an attempt to […]

The Democrats: Crazy Vs Senile.

March 5, 2020 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) And then there were two…and a couple of stragglers. As of this writing, the remaining Democrats running for president are Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, and Tulsi Gabbard. That’s it, that’s the best one of the two major political parties in the United States in 2020 could come up with. Of course, […]

The Sudden Crash of ‘MSNBC’ Chris Matthews.

March 5, 2020 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) On the Monday before Super Tuesday, longtime MSNBC host Chris Matthews came on the air and promptly, tartly announced he was retiring, that “tonight will be my last ‘Hardball.’” His language and tone strongly implied he was being pushed out. Politically, it felt like part of a pattern. At the same time that […]

Democratic Establishment Tries to Bail Out Joe Biden.

March 4, 2020 by  
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Tweet (Akiit.com) Maybe I should say that South Carolina Congressman Jim Clyburn has. According to exit polls, 61% said Clyburn’s endorsement of Biden was an “important factor” in their decision, and 27% said it was “the most important factor.” Clyburn explained Biden is his friend and has been a reliable vote for government programs that […]

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