Film Review

(My Birthday.  I’m 86 today) The film is “1917.”  From Tucker Carlson’s “Ship of Fools,” page 92: “On an unexceptional June morning in 1914, a second string Austrian nobleman was murdered by a Serbian terrorist in Sarajevo.  In response, Austria prepared to attack Serbia.  Russia, in turn decided to defend Serbia.  Germany supported its ally […]

Revolutionary War Counterfeiting

Believe it or not, while George Washington was desperately fighting the Revolutionary War against England, the British Red Coats were not only better equipped, better clothed, and better fed than Washington’s rag tag starving troops, but as if that weren’t enough, the Brits were counterfeiting the Continental Dollar, and doing it so well, they were […]