Category Archives: Administration

State Department F-77 reports and U.S. citizens in Afghanistan

By Robert Willmann Sitting over at the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), formerly known as the General Accounting Office, is a report from October 2007 entitled: “State Department Evacuation and Preparations for Overseas Posts Can Be Improved”. The 62-page document, … Continue reading

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A reiteration of some of my rules for Turcopolier

There will be no ad hominem attacks or insults on my blog If you wish to write that you disagree with someone or anyone’s views that is not a problem or that you think the other person’s views are foolish … Continue reading

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Biden kicks some members off the advisory boards of U.S. military academies

By Robert Willmann Administrator Joe Biden is terminating the appointments of some members of the advisory boards to the U.S. military academies by a letter dated September 8, 2021– “On behalf of President Biden, I am writing to request your … Continue reading

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“Least consequential president in American history” Gingrich

Comment: “Least consequential?” I dunno. Biden seems malevolently determined to force his will on history and his Marxist team of puppeteers are doing well. Tucker said last night that the preppy, Ivy, children like Sullivan and Blinken are hard to … Continue reading

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What you get for trusting jihadis, 13 dead so far.

It would seem very likely that the Taliban and the Haqqani group who are responsible for security in Kabul permitted the movement of whoever it was that attacked the Abbey Gate today. That conspiracy against what the jihadis; Taliban, ISIS, … Continue reading

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Crunch time for Biden

“U.S. officials said Tuesday that the military would have to start pulling out of Afghanistan starting this Friday in order to meet President Biden’s Aug. 31 deadline agreed to by the Taliban.” foxnews Comment: Up until now Joe is unwavering in his “resolve” to stick to … Continue reading

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Who’s the “teach?”

If you think you are are here to sort me out, find someone else to annoy.  12,045 total views,  4 views today

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I am back

Survived a bit of nastiness. Thank to my editor who did a great job. Grunt to grunt.  10,740 total views

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We have been hacked

For the last several days turcopolier.com has been suffering a sustained hack attack. This seems to be commercial attack but it could be a government as well. I do not wish to discuss countermeasures that are being taken. pl  13,724 total … Continue reading

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Shot reaction

Unlike SWMBO I have been suffering from a prolonged reaction (three weeks) to the Moderna vaccine. I feel terrible. Will have another shot on the 20th. I am not looking forward to it. Not posting today. pl  8,211 total views

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