Author Archives: Jim Yardley

About Jim Yardley

Retired after 30 years as a financial controller for a variety of manufacturing firms, a two-tour Vietnam veteran, and independent voter.

Silvio Canto and I talk about the Net Neutrality Mystery Regulations and the idea of having the Supremes tell the nation that it’s not their problem

Today Silvio and I talked about a half-dozen topics, but the bulk of the conversation was over what I refer to as the Net Neutrality “Mystery” Regulations, so called because of the fact that even though voted upon by the … Continue reading

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Hi-Ho, Hi-Ho, It’s Off to Mosul We’ll Go…

The past few days have mystified and infuriated those who occupy that demographic in America that is described as those with some knowledge of the military. That period also exposed the current administration’s pursuit of the defeat of the ISIS … Continue reading

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A chat with Silvio Canto, mostly about the ISIS/ISIL/Islamic State situation.

While Silvio and I touched briefly on the Obama immigration executive order being put on hold by a judge in Texas and another very small commentary on the Obamacare penalties, the bulk of this weeks radio show concerns the ISIS … Continue reading

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Religious Dogma or Political Manifesto?

Islamic leaders are playing all of us, constantly using our nation’s respect for religion, all religions, against us. As long as we treat Islam as a religion, and only a religion, they have the advantage.  It would be politically incorrect … Continue reading

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Blog Talk Radio Interview with Silvio Canto Jr. about Governor Scott Walker and Obama’s AUMF Request

A conversation with Silvio Canto about the Scott Walker “Do you still beat your wife?” type question that he was asked while he was in London and a longer discussion about Barack Obama’s request for a new Authorization to Use … Continue reading

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Like We Used to Say in the Army: Hurry Up and Wait

Don’t the members of the main stream media ever notice that when the people of this country want something that they believe is necessary, this administration drags its feet for a ludicrous amount of time before any action is contemplated, … Continue reading

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Silvio Canto Jr. and I discuss Obama’s Leadership (If that’s what it is)

During our weekly discussion, Silvio and I talk about President Obama’s decision to display his ignorance of history in alluding to the Crusades as the only cause of contemporary jihadist attacks.  He decided to blame Christians for the whole terrorist … Continue reading

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A Few Random Thoughts

As thoughts run through my head (or perhaps stumble would be a more accurate characterization) I write them down.  I usually think to myself “Hmmm, this might be good for an article”.  But it isn’t always.  Sometimes it’s just an … Continue reading

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“…this organization”?

The brutal death of Lt. Muath al-Kaseasbeh, the Jordanian Air Force pilot whose aircraft was recently downed resulting in his capture by members of ISIS (or according to the Obama administration, ISIL) was simply videotaped horror.  Even more than horror, … Continue reading

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Another Week of Silvio Canto Jr. and I on his radio show

Here is the link to the recording of the latest radio show with Silvio Canto, Jr. whose radio show is based in Dallas, Texas. Your comments, on any subject, are always welcome.  You don’t have to agree, and even if … Continue reading

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