Cargo Cult Crap

  Welcome back to the scuttlebutt. Pull up a chair, have a beer, and let’s talk.   Oh, I have a wide range of perspective topics to pick from this week!    Let’s see there are college football players who are demanding to get paid, get full medical for 9 years after they play, and…


How to Win Against the Cops

  Welcome back to the scuttlebutt. Look, I’m not a fan of the rioters in Portland, Seattle, and other cities.  Still, I’m going to give you some advice to further your case. You claim in Portland that you’re protesting because the Federal Law Enforcement officers are there.  So, quit trying to burn down the stuff…



Hell of a Day at Sea, Sir

  Welcome back to the scuttlebutt. Cop a squat, you’re gonna need more than a beer, here’s the good stuff.   It’s been an interesting week, for Chinese values of interesting… And OH there are so many targets to talk about, from the last thinking liberal departing the NYT in an absolutely world-class Flounce, telling…



Ships and Shipbuilding

  Welcome back to the scuttlebutt. Have a seat, get a drink, and let’s talk about funding, shipbuilding, and Navy stuff.   The Navy just got spanked.  I mean taken to the woodshed.  Secretary of Defense Esper removed the Navy’s ability to decide what our future fleet looks like.  He has appointed a “Future Navy…


On the CHOPing Block

Welcome back to the scuttlebutt.   Well, across the water, the mayor, one Jenny Durkan, has figured out finally, what we all knew from the get-go.  Specifically, that the CHAZ, sorry CHOP, sorry CHOAD… is just not a good idea.  It only took one dead kid, two shot up kids, and at least one reported…