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Larry Thornberry
Larry Thornberry
Larry Thornberry is a writer in Tampa.
by | Dec 11, 2019

To the surprise of exactly one sourdough shut-in who lives in a mountain shack a few miles outside of Pagosa Springs, Colorado, the House of Representatives has introduced two articles of impeachment against President Trump. Talk about predictable. Trump is…

by | Nov 22, 2019

Dialogues of the Dead By Reginald Hill (Harper, 481 pages, $16.99) Good Morning, Midnight By Reginald Hill (Harper, 465 pages, $16.99) Detective Superintendent Andy Dalziel (pronounced Dee-yell — hereinafter DL), the central character in the BBC series Dalziel & Pascoe,…

by | Nov 14, 2019

There were better things to do Wednesday than watch two State Department nerds advancing the D agenda. There was going to the gym, taking a nap, and flea-powdering the cat. But, wishing to be up to date, I caught a…

by | Oct 27, 2019

I hope Larry Alex Taunton’s Friday lament of the advancing feminization of what’s left of the Western world, and the demonizing of masculinity by the smart set, receives the wide readership it deserves. What a fine and insightful fellow Taunton…

by | Oct 8, 2019

Perhaps we could have saved ourselves a lot of trouble, and NBA chief Adam Silver would not have had to spend time revising and extending his remarks, if someone had just told Adam up front that men cannot use the…

by | Oct 6, 2019

I see the Donald took off on the neo-puritan Mitt Romney for criticizing the Ukraine phone call. Mitt called the call “brazen.” Showing his ignorance of history, he also called it “unprecedented.” Anyone who believes American presidents have never sought…

by | Sep 24, 2019

“I said nothing improper or illegal in my conversations with any head of state, including with President Volodymyr Zelensky of Ukraine. “Conversations between the President of the United States and other heads of state must remain confidential for reasons that…

by | Sep 20, 2019

At a Wednesday event at the Carter Center in Atlanta, former president Jimmy Carter said there should be an age limit for American presidents. He went on to admit that at age 80 he could not have handled the duties of…

by | Aug 14, 2019

“Luuuu-cy, you have some esplainin’ to do!” Americans heard Ricky say this almost weekly back when the world and television were young. Folks at the Metropolitan Correctional Center in Manhattan have some serious esplainin’ to do now, and we can…

by | Aug 3, 2019

Tin Cans and Greyhounds: The Destroyers That Won Two World Wars By Clint Johnson (Regnery History, 307 pages, $29.99) Let’s get this out of the way up front. Johnson’s subtitle — “The Destroyers That Won Two World Wars”— is an exaggeration….

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