Monthly Archives: October 2015

Foreign and Domestic

by William Skink I was asked recently why I’m angry. This after picking a foreign policy fight in reaction to Missoula picking a gun background check fight. The point I’m trying to make is echoed in the conclusion of an … Continue reading

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Continuing the Foreign Policy Discussion Democrats Don’t Want to Have

by William Skink While most Democrats were busy mocking the Republican obsession with Benghazi, b, the German blogger who runs Moon of Alabama, highlighted an interesting, unintentional confession from Hillary Clinton. If Democrats could get their collective heads out of … Continue reading

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Libya: Before and After

by William Skink Before I get to the difference between amphibians and reptiles, I’d like to establish some pertinent information regarding how Libya functioned before Hillary Clinton pushed her humanitarian regime change, which turned Libya into a failed state. This … Continue reading

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Local Guns Vs. Global War

by William Skink While gun control in Missoula is chugging along, war control on the global stage remains berserker. In extending the Afghanistan war (to achieve what exactly?!) both Bernie and Hillary agree that more America warmongering is needed. Here’s … Continue reading

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More American Foreign Policy: Keeping Food from Starving Yemenis

by William Skink If you are in Missoula, and you are a proponent of passing a city ordinance requiring background checks for all gun transfers, then you may attend, or at least will pay attention to, the debate that will … Continue reading

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Unintended Consequences of Jail Diversion

by William Skink The County Detention facility on Mullan road is overcrowded. It’s a bad situation getting worse with no easy fix. There are a lot of good people looking at this issue right now, but I’m afraid well-intentioned efforts … Continue reading

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Foreign Policy

by William Skink When I see the need in our community here in Missoula; when I read that Big, Rich America can’t even afford a cost-of-living adjustment for the old and disabled; when I see multiple crisis’ already happening and … Continue reading

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How School Shootings Spread

by William Skink In a post titled Not Guns Again, Pete an anecdotal story from a shooting Pete Talbot covered as a journalist 16 years ago seems to indicate a background check at the Spokane gun show the Glock was … Continue reading

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An Apostolic Hit Man

By JC Couple of things the media and Missoula County School trustees are not telling us about the special bond levy that Liz referred to yesterday. There are certain participation requirements: If a school district bond election is held at a … Continue reading

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Tell Darth Yellen the Taxpayers are Tired, Tom

by William Skink The Missoulian had a cute story recently about a very important Montana banker, Tom Swenson, and his upcoming chat with Federal Reserve’s Sith Lord, Darth Yellen. The purpose of this meeting? Tom is going to tell Janet … Continue reading

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