Only in America can a back--up quarterback get paid $19 million a year and claim that America is racist. Amazing.
There is supposed to be a debate scheduled between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, moderated by Matt Lauer. They're going to talk about implications of military strategy. What do any of those three know about military strategy?
The Donald, a career businessman, deal-maker, billionaire, and corporate entrepreneur is now the champion of the underdog working class, and Hillary Clinton, the Democratic nominee, is beholden to big money and Wall Street. This is a strange world we live in.
Glenn links to some interesting stuff about the Middle East. With American influence waning there, Obama knows that the region can only be ruled with an iron fist, be and America can't rule with an iron fist, so he's letting the Chinese and Russians expand their influence there. In the past, the oil would have been an issue, but with fracking, oil isn't an issue anymore. Brilliant!
In other news, it's Friday, and I plan to stop on the way home this afternoon at my favorite butcher shop and get some fine ribeye steaks. Let's get this weekend started.