Six Years Makes Sense (RR)

Six Years Makes Sense (RR)

“THE PACE OF THE SENATE” by OPOVV, ©2017 (Aug. 13, 2017) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen. We just received a notice that we’re to zip on over to an undisclosed location with a meeting, and here I quote, with ‘a top aide of one of the top senators.’ Well, this should be interesting. We’re […]

North Korea Makes New Threat

North Korea Makes New Threat

“RECONSIDERING” OR ADVANCING? by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 12, 2017) — On Saturday, Fox News reported that an “editorial” in a North Korean publication has issued a new threat, claiming that the North Korean military is “on standby to launch” missiles at the U.S. “mainland.” Tensions between the U.S. and North Korea have escalated over the […]

Trump Says Military Ready for Engagement if North Korea Continues Aggression

Trump Says Military Ready for Engagement if North Korea Continues Aggression

“SOLUTIONS ARE NOW FULLY IN PLACE” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 11, 2017) — At approximately 7:40 AM EDT on Friday, President Donald Trump tweeted that the “military solutions are now fully in place” and “locked and loaded” in the event that North Korean dictator Kim Jong-Un does not cease his aggressive behavior in launching missiles […]

Trump Recaps National Security Meeting

Trump Recaps National Security Meeting

“NOBODY IS GOING TO BE THREATENING US” by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 10, 2017) — At 4:36 p.m. EDT on Thursday, Fox News broadcast a statement from President Donald Trump about a meeting of his national security advisers about recent events in Venezuela, North Korea and other matters. After making brief remarks, Trump took questions from […]

The Twilight of Democracy (RR)

The Twilight of Democracy (RR)

FACING DOWN AMERICA’S ENEMIES by OPOVV, ©2017 (Aug. 10, 2017) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to another exciting episode of ‘Pulse of the Nation.’ Hello, my name is Roving and I’ll be your host until the next commercial. As you can see, we’re once again on our corner across from the railroad station […]

Kim Jong-un and How to Win (RR)

Kim Jong-un and How to Win (RR)

“AN HONORABLE CONCLUSION” by OPOVV, ©2017 (Aug. 8, 2017) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘Pulse of the Nation.’ My name is Mr. Roving Reporter and I’ll be your host. We’re off the beaten path down at the church on Hawthorn Street where we’ve been invited to witness some sort of discussion […]

What Will Happen with North Korea?

What Will Happen with North Korea?

SANCTIONS, THREATS…WAR? by Sharon Rondeau (Aug. 8, 2017) — On Tuesday afternoon, President Donald Trump issued a warning to the rogue, communist nation of North Korea against “making any more threats to the United States” as evidenced by a series of missile launches over the last several months. Trump declared that if North Korea does […]

Ever Use a Vacuum Cleaner Bag? (RR)

Ever Use a Vacuum Cleaner Bag? (RR)

FRIENDS VS. ENEMIES by OPOVV, ©2017 (Jul. 29, 2017) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the ever-more and more popular show that’s taken the city by storm, ‘The Pulse of the Nation.’ Our job is to — besides fill the empty time between commercials — let you know what the concerns of […]

U.S. State Department Press Release on Otto Warmbier

U.S. State Department Press Release on Otto Warmbier

PRESS STATEMENT Rex W. Tillerson, Secretary of State, Washington, DC (Jun. 19, 2017) — Today we received with deep sadness the news that Otto Warmbier has passed away. On behalf of the entire State Department and the United States government, I extend my condolences to the Warmbier family, and offer my prayers as they enter […]

Reports: American College Student Held by North Korea Released

Reports:  American College Student Held by North Korea Released

MAY BE CRITICALLY ILL by Sharon Rondeau (Jun. 13, 2017) — A number of reports have stated that an American college student, Otto Warmbier, held by the North Korean regime for more than 16 months, has been released and is on his way back to the United States. In January 2016, Warmbier was arrested and […]

U.S. House Voting on Three Measures Thursday Afternoon

U.S. House Voting on Three Measures Thursday Afternoon

OBAMACARE REPEAL/REPLACEMENT MEASURE APPROVED, 217-213 by Sharon Rondeau (May 4, 2017) — At 1:53 p.m. EDT, the U.S. House of Representatives is casting electronic votes on three bills, the first of which is to cancel the exemption to Congress and their staffers from the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare. The bill is numbered […]

What Will Happen with North Korea?

What Will Happen with North Korea?

ROGUE NATION DEFIES SANCTIONS, WARNINGS FROM CHINA, U.S. by Sharon Rondeau (Apr. 28, 2017) — At approximately 7:25 p.m. EDT on Friday, President Trump tweeted his sentiment concerning a failed missile launch by the communist state of North Korea earlier in the day in the United States but on Saturday in North Korea’s part of […]

Trump’s Artful Egyptian Deal

Trump’s Artful Egyptian Deal

“THERE’S A NEW SHERIFF IN TOWN” by Jeff Crouere, ©2017 (Apr. 22, 2017) — With the release of an American charity worker Aya Hijazi, who was unjustly imprisoned in an Egyptian prison for three years, President Trump’s innovative approach to the Middle East has been vindicated. For weeks, Trump administration officials had been working behind […]

Truth is the Enemy of Ignorance (RR)

Truth is the Enemy of Ignorance (RR)

“THE LIGHT OF DAY” by OPOVV, ©2017 (Apr. 16, 2017) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘Pulse of the Nation,’ the ever-popular television show that tries to make sense out of a seemingly senseless world. Hello, I’m Mr. Roving Reporter and will be your host. Our method of operation is to ask […]

Universal Respect (RR)

Universal Respect (RR)

“ELIMINATE THE PROBLEM” by OPOVV, ©2017 (Apr. 12, 2017) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘Pulse of the Nation.’ We’re back under the awning on the corner across from the railroad station about to ask passersby what’s on their minds. Excuse me, sir, got a minute to be on TV?” “Well, if […]

Flashpoints

Flashpoints

IS THERE NO MORE RULE OF LAW? by Paul R. Hollrah, ©2017 (Mar. 28, 2017) — Throughout history, mankind has confronted many major crises and turning-points, both positive and negative, manmade and naturally-occurring.  For purposes of this essay I prefer to divide those crises into just two major categories: 1) man-made and natural disasters, from […]

Bugs (RR)

Bugs (RR)

“NO PLACE IS SAFE ANYMORE” by OPOVV, ©2016 (Jul. 19, 2016) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to ‘Pulse of the Nation,’ the show that just lays it out for you, the viewers, to make up your own mind. We’re back on our favorite corner, standing under the awning, waylaying people just like you […]

Should We Elect An American President?

Should We Elect An American President?

THE “NATURAL BORN CITIZEN” ISSUE EXPLAINED by Alan Korwin, ©2016, Gunlaws.com (Feb. 25, 2016) — Can just anyone be elected President of the United States? No, of course not. Foreigners for example are not eligible. The Constitution spells out the eligibility standards: Article II, Section 1: “No Person except a natural born Citizen, or a […]

In the Land of the Dumb Bunnies (RR)

In the Land of the Dumb Bunnies (RR)

THE EPITOME OF IGNORANCE by OPOVV, ©2015 (Oct. 22, 2015) — “Good evening, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to yet another exciting edition of our award-winning show, or would be if we were ever nominated. As you can see, we’re back down at the docks to welcome, yet again, Professor Wert, the world-renowned intrepid explorer who […]

Who the Devil is Running This Damn Country Anyway?

Who the Devil is Running This Damn Country Anyway?

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, ©2015, President, NARLO (Oct. 18, 2015) — It has been pretty well documented that major man-made disasters very seldom have a single cause. There are always ignored problems first before the third or fourth cause precipitates the disaster. Car, train, airplane and ship disasters follow this […]