Musings by Marian

Reflections from the Golden Years

Archive for August, 2014

AMERICA’S MIXED MESSAGES

What kind of reaction should we expect from other countries when our foreign policy is rife with mixed messages?  The question was asked by “Politico” in an article called “Barack Obama’s Mixed Messages.” Mixed messages denote uncertainty, waffling and weakness. As the old saying goes, “Give them an inch and they will take a mile.” […]


SUFFER THE LITTLE CHILDREN

To come to us. But how many can we absorb in this country? We are already supporting almost half of our population, who seem to be permanently out of the workforce. When Americans used to go to these central and south American countries to adopt, the locals accused our country and the adoption agencies of […]