The Real McTeag

est 2012

What are Cargo Cult Republicans? Cargo Cult Republicans are those whose behavior and beliefs have devolved into a quasi-religious mindset towards Modern American Conservatism revolving around the 1980’s and Ronald Reagan in an idealized, ritualized and unrealistic way. The influence of this aspect of modern American Conservatism is palpable yet there has been very little …

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Where Empires Go To Die In the decade plus since United States Forces effectively invaded and toppled the outlaw Taliban Regime in Afghanistan nothing has been accomplished and the toll continues to rise. With NATO scheduled to leave in 2014 pretty much one way or another the elephant in the room is-“Why Wait?” —A decade …

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Next CIA director: General David Petraeus ???? It’s a little scary to see the Republican Cargo Cult ginning up headlines touting the idea that disgraced former CIA Director; Gen. David Petraeus should have a chance to publicly screw up and have to quit in disgrace again. The idea of recycling the head of the Central …

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Has over a decade of War caused the Military to lower its Recruiting Standards and overlook troops in trouble? Afghan Massacre- What do we know? What does it say? US Army Staff Sergeant Robert Bales was a war hero, veteran of 4 combat tours. No man could have been asked to do more, yet he …

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