Hey, Apollo. That antique $1000 bill you’re offering is probably worth 3x as much to collectors. Whose portrait is on it?
Thanks for asking. I didn’t know whose portrait it was when I posted it. I chose it because I liked the design over the other $1000 bills I saw. But ironically, as it turns out, it’s a portrait of one Dewitt Clinton, a U.S. Senator and sixth Governor from guess what state? New York. Moreover, this Clinton was the presidential candidate for the Federalist Party in 1812 and was defeated by James Madison in a close race. Ain’t that a kick in the head (see). BTW, today (October 26th) is Hillary's 68th birthday.
"Al-Qaeda is on the path to defeat and Osama Bin Laden is dead,” said Barack Obama repeatedly on the 2012 campaign trail. Meanwhile, the great bin Laden killer and war on terror president is hugely despised by the U.S. military because he's unfit to command, and leading America into weakness and defeat across the world (see).
On September 30th (the 77th anniversary of the Hitler-Chamberlain Munich Agreement that set the stage for World War II ) implacable, Jew-hating Arab Nazi leader Mahmoud Abbas celebrated the raising of the Palestinian flag at the United Nations after 138 nations voted for Palestinian statehood. Just as World War II caused the demise of the League of Nations so are events in the Middle East and across the globe destroying the mission, purpose and relevance of the UN.
The Palestinian flag of statehood was raised at the UN? Really? You mean the weak, impotent, corrupt, irrelevant UN? That glass and steel babel of hypocrisy and confusion on the East River that's going the way of the failed, epically ineffective League of Nations as the world plunges into chaos, war and economic turmoil? Just what did this “historic” ceremony do for the Palis? How did it advance their cause? What's this "step" you're referring to? Judging from the sudden surge of anti-semitic violence it looks like it did nothing, and that the Palis are throwing an Islamopsychotic temper tantrum in response. It looks like raising the flag was an exercise in UN futility that no more gave the Palis (or moved them closer to) the evil, intolerant, racist state they want (meaning Israel's destruction) than the raising of the UN flag 70 years ago united the nations of the world in peace; both events were symbolic and achieved nothing remotely approximating their ultimate goals.
The only way for the Palis to achieve the triumphant Islamic/Arab National state of their sick, twisted, genocidal dreams is to take up arms and fight for it (mano mano with the IDF) on the battlefield. There is no other way for them. Apart from very limited pin pricking boycotts against Israel most if not all of the 138 nations that support Pali statehood (at the do nothing UN) will go no further than their misguided votes. Collective military action against Israel is too dangerous and out of the question. No way will these nations go to war with nuclear armed Israel and risk lives and treasure or nuclear devastation for so unnecessary and worthless a cause as a Palestinian state-which would contribute nothing of value to the world but more violence, terror, oppression and hate. Most of these countries aren't insane like the Psychostineans. They’re better off sitting on their butts at the UN passing useless resolutions condemning Israel and raise flags than help the murderous Palis in any meaningful or military way attain their regressive idea of another dysfunctional, despotic Mideast Arab state.
Until the Palestinians follow the examples of Egypt and Jordan and recognize Israel's right to exist as a Jewish state (the national homeland of the Jewish people) there will never be peace, and they'll never have a state. Israeli Jews are unbreakable and equal to any and all challenges as 67 years of trials and tribulations have proved. A thousand intifadas will not make a difference. Until the Palestinian leadership and people overcome their rejectionism of Israel's Jewish character it means conflict and war without end to their overwhelming disadvantage and suffering. It's that simple.
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2009-05-06 13:14:53--BARACK OBAMA: TRANSFORMATIONAL PRESIDENT OR FORTUNE’S TRAGIC FOOL?
Is it Barack Obama’s destiny to be a transformational president and a great world historical figure (a salvational "messiah" in domestic and international affairs) like he promised during the campaign, and as many on the Left desperately are hoping and want to believe to save their failing utopian political creed? Will Obama in his four or eight years as president radically turn America into a “more perfect [socialist] Union” of social justice and economic equality and change the course of human history for the better leaving behind a safer, freer more peaceful world? The answer is an absolute emphatic “NO!” Such is not his destiny (as I predicted HERE). Why? Because Obama is a man of great deficiencies unfit to command and fated to fail. “Character is destiny" said the Greek philosopher Heraclitus. And Obama's weak and badly flawed character: his poor intellectual and moral qualities, his ignorance, arrogance and cowardice, his truth and reality problems, his lack of governing, leadership and communication skills (he's lost without a teleprompter and is not an effective speaker) make it virtually impossible for him to live up to the exalted expectations that he's raised that he's fated to be one of the immortals.
In the 20th century America was blessed with two real transformational presidents, two richly gifted larger than life leaders: Franklin Roosevelt and Ronald Reagan, whose great imprint on world history is undeniable; and whose missions and destinies were prefigured by auspicious signs and wonders. But as you will see below there are no such signs for Barack Obama; nothing to herald a destiny that would make him one of the greats of American and world history.
The death of Calvin Coolidge. An unmistakable sign of FDR's destiny
Take for example FDR: On January 5, 1933-exactly 59 days after defeating Herbert Hoover on November 8th, and 59 days before his inauguration on March 4th, Calvin Coolidge the 30th President of the United States died (see note 1). You will notice that Coolidge's death occurred in January a month named in honor of the mythic Roman deity Janus: the two-faced god of gates, doorways and new beginnings. Indeed, January (the month FDR was born) is the month that begins the year anew. And in 1933, the year FDR became president, a new and exceptional America was about to be born that would astonish the world. And the event that would determine that was Pearl Harbor which occurred when FDR was 59 years old (see note 1a).
Another fascinating peculiarity is that FDR who was elected 32nd US President in the 32nd year of the 20th century 3200 days in office when Pearl harbor was attacked by Japan (see note 1b).
The two-faced Roman god Janus
Indeed, for just as Coolidge died equidistant from FDR's election and inauguration cutting the transition period right in half (an extraordinary occurrence given that he was President) the head of the god Janus is depicted in Roman art as having one head divided equally into two faces: one face in front and the other in back looking forwards and backwards simultaneously. As Janus is the god of doorways and doors and these are the transition points between the outside and inside of buildings and homes Janus is the god of transitions indicating passage from the old to the new, from the past to the future as January is the month of transition to the new year from the old. But as the god looks ahead to the future and back to the past he is a symbol of progress and historical continuity where tried, proven and enduring values are carried over into the new age (see note 2). In short, Janus, as bizarre as his image seems, is an ancient symbol of conservatism:
“We praise the past but experience our own times, yet both are ways worthy of being cultivated,” sang Janus in Ovid’s Fasti.
In a word, Coolidge’s death marked the end of an era in US history: the era of isolationism and non-intervention when America would begin its "rendezvous with destiny" as a global interventionist power on the great world stage bringing our ideals and values to mankind and liberating millions. This transformation was forged in the crucible of a terrible war and by FDR’s wartime leadership which ended in absolute victory and the American eagle taking flight over the world.
It seems significant that Roosevelt who picked up where Woodrow Wilson left off in turning America irreversibly into a military interventionist power was the first President to be inaugurated in the month of January (when he celebrated his birthday). As this occurred on January 20, 1937 at the start of FDR’s second of his unprecedented four terms it was toward the end of this term that World War II began in Europe marking the start of America’s transformation into the Superpower of Liberty (see note 3a).
Dick Cheney was born on the 59th birthday of FDR and was 59 years old when sworn in as the 46th Vice President in 2001, the year of 9/11 (SEE).
Coolidge was the first and only President to be born on July 4th. Born in 1872 July 4th fell on the 96th anniversary of our nation’s founding-a number that's a multiple of 32 three times, the number of FDR’s presidency (FDR served three full terms as president). Coolidge’s well timed death was a super-auspicious sign that the great transformation America was to undergo during FDR’s presidency was rooted in our founding moment (July 4, 1776) and was our divinely appointed destiny. Moreover, after twenty years of isolationism from 1921 to 1941 FDR revived Wilson's interventionism of World War I and this was in accord with our destiny which started at our Founding in 1776. For if I take the number 1776 and divide it by 6 it yields 296, the exact number of months separating the start of World War I on April 6, 1917 from the start of World War II on December 7, 1941 (see note 3b).
Let those who apologize for America’s global actions and think her hegemony (the Pax Americana) a historical mistake that's done the world more harm than good ponder these signs.
There is more that I can say on the connection between Coolidge’s death, our founding moment, FDR’s presidency and America’s global destiny but this will do for now.
While the great sign of FDR’s presidential destiny was given by Coolidge’s death midway through the Hoover/FDR transition period, the sign indicating Reagan’s historic destiny as victor in the Cold War came at the extremes: at the beginning and end of the transition from the Carter presidency to Reagan’s. I say this because the date of Reagan’s victory over Carter, November 4, 1980, and his inauguration 77 days later on January 20th, marked the first anniversary of the Iranian Hostage Crisis, when 52 US diplomats were seized in Tehran, and its end 444 agonizing days latter (see note 4). Never had a new administration gotten off to such a promising and propitious start. For the peaceful release of the 52 hostages converging with Reagan’s inauguration was emblematic of his destiny as the Great Liberator (one of three in US history); emblematic of the man who would peacefully bring down the tyrannical Soviet Empire and free millions of captives held hostage in Eastern Europe to totalitarian rule (see note 5). Indeed, as the hostages were set free on the 444th day of their captivity this number was symbolic of Reagan’s great destiny as liberator and torch-bearer of freedom; his destiny of smashing the Berlin Wall and Iron Curtain and bringing American values and ideals to the millions trapped behind them. For the number 444-which mysteriously reappears at Reagan’s death*-is a factor of the number 1776 (4x) the momentous year when the Founders declared independence from Great Britain, the day America’s epic historic journey of liberty began.
*When Reagan died of Alzheimer's on June 5, 2004 it was the 444th day of the Iraq War (which began March 20, 2003 Baghdad time see); it was also the 37th anniversary of the Six Days (1967) War (see). 37 years is a total of 444 months (37x12=444).
No less oracular of things to come was Reagan’s close encounter with death. For 69 days into his presidency (he became president at age 69) Reagan became the first US President in history to survive the bullet of a would be assassin. Similarly on February 15, 1933 FDR became the first president-elect to be the target of an assassin-a one man plot that killed the mayor of Chicago sitting beside him in a moving car. As both FDR and Reagan were destined for presidential greatness and transformational change the bullets of evil men could not stop them.
In sum, the presidency of Franklin Roosevelt marked the transition of America from a militarily isolated hemispheric power into a world superpower (with a global military presence) in conflict with the world powerful Soviet Union. And the presidency of Ronald Reagan marked a further transition of America from a superpower into a hyperpower with no superpower rival in the world.
But when we turn to Barack Obama and look at the period just prior to his election up to the inaugural and slightly beyond we cannot find a single promising sign of presidential greatness or hints of a world changing transformational destiny for the better. What we do find instead are the following ominous signs of tragedy, misfortune and failure:
>The tragic death of Obama’s grandmother Madelyn Dunham from cancer one day prior to his election (see). She didn't live long enough to see her grandson make history as America's first Black president.
>The embarrassing arrest of Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich (one month after Obama's election) for the crime of putting his Senate seat up for sale (see).
>Obama at the inaugural botching his oath of office portentously followed by his kingmaker Ted Kennedy collapsing from a recurring LEFT-sided brain seizure (see).
>The tragic crash of Flight 3407 in upstate New York killing 9/11 widow and activist Beverely Eckert who met with Obama at the White House six days before (see).
>The lower Manhattan 747 flyover that buzzed ground zero and caused a 9/11 scare authorized by a Mexican American in the US city hardest hit by the Mexican Swine Flu (see and see). A warning of biological terrorism coming across our southern border?
>Joe Biden delivering the new administration’s first foreign policy speech at a security conference in Munich (symbol of war causing appeasement) just days before the catastrophic collision of a Russian and US satellite over Siberia (see).
>Obama’s fawning, apologetic speech to Islam at Ankara, Turkey followed within hours by a Turkish Canadian stealing an airplane from a flight training school and landing it across the US border at Carter (as in Jimmy) County, Missouri-ominous of the reCarterization of US foreign policy (see).
>The mind-boggling airplane disaster in a Catholic cemetery killing the children and grandchildren of an abortion clinic owner-a cemetery with a shrine to the victims of Roe v. Wade (see).
>Obama’s bungled speech at Strasbourg, France where he stumbled on the all important word “equality” the principle driving his ill-fated presidency (see).
I can add to these examples but the point is amply made Barack Hussein Obama has tragedy, misfortune and failure written all over him and is on the sorry path to presidential calamity, not greatness and beneficial transformational change.
Last Summer the New York Times ran an article comparing Obama to Shakespeare’s tragic anti-hero Hamlet because of his vacillating and indecisiveness and melancholy disposition (see note 6). While Obama is weak on making quick decisions due to poor instincts and an overly cerebral non-intuitive ideologically fixed brain he does resemble Hamlet and something just as tragic: the hapless young Romeo in the tragic love tale who cries out to heaven after Juliette’s death: “I AM FORTUNE’S FOOL!” For this weak, hapless, ignorant man is FORTUNE’S TRAGIC (LEFTIST) FOOL.
The number of days separating Coolidge’s death from the start of World War II for the U.S. are 3259. This gives us the numbers 32 and 59 the presidency number of FDR (the year he was elected president) and the number of days separating Coolidge’s death from FDR's election and inauguration, hence:
January 5, 1933 (Coolidge’s death) to December 7, 1941 (Pearl Harbor attack)= 8 years, 11 months and 2 days or 3259 days (see).
In my view this new discovery denotes that July 4th-born Coolidge's death was indeed a prophetic sign anticipating the coming of World War II; a sign indicating that FDR, the 32nd President, would be Commander-in-Chief when Pearl Harbor was attacked, and that the conflict was a war of necessity for turning the US into a great world power-the greatest good coming out of that greatest of all evils to befall mankind.
1a. January 30, 1882 (FDR's birth) to December 7, 1941 (Pearl Harbor attack)=59 years, 10 months and 8 days (see).
1b. March 4, 1933 (FDR's inaugural) to December 7, 1941=3200 (see).
2. According to Jonah Goldberg in his excellent book “Liberal Fascism” in the period just prior to FDR’s presidency Benito Mussolini was the most respected and revered political figure on earth and his Italian fascism was regarded as the ideal form of government by many in the American intelligensia and media. FDR earnestly believed that his New Deal, though an admitted failure economically (it failed to end the Great Depression), saved the American free enterprise system from the hard radical left: the socialists and communists who wanted to abolish private property and individual freedom; or from the Mussolini type fascists who wanted a one party centralized state directing the world of business and commerce. While many of FDR’s measures: the Wagner Act, price fixing, Social Security, etc., stole the thunder from the hard Left we will never really know if they saved American capitalism and liberty from an existential domestic threat. Regardless, in my view, FDR’s heroic wartime leadership and vision of America’s world destiny redeemed him from the sins and follies of the New Deal. Who among us on the Right wouldn’t trade a pro-American FDR, New Deal and all, for the deluded, feckless, weak FDR wannabe in the White House?
3a. World War II began when Hitler invaded Poland on September 1, 1939.
It is interesting to note that just as Julius Caesar when dictator of Rome changed the beginning of the Roman calendar year from March to January so did Congress change the start of the presidency from March to January with FDR ushering in what historians call the Imperial Presidency. America’s destiny as the greatest world power since the Roman Empire started with FDR.
3b. April 6, 1917 to December 7, 1941=24 years and 8 months, or 296 months (see).
4. The US embassy in Teheran was stormed by Islamic students on November 4, 1979 and the hostages seized were released just minutes after Reagan was sworn into office 444 days later.
5. The three Great Liberator Presidents were Lincoln, FDR and Reagan.
6. Admirers of Obama say that he has a warm, sunny nature and a lovely winning ("million dollar") smile. But in reality his sunniness is not like that of the sun which overwhelms you with warmth and light; it's that of a distant star surrounded by darkness and gloom. It’s a cold, impassive melancholy light emitting little or no real warmth or radiance. Obama is the Great Depressor and Demoralizer.
" the UN and the Obama administration are going to decide who the “extremists” are, and they could well determine — they could just decide — randomly to call people who complain about Muslim extremism, “extremists.” Somebody like Pamela Geller could be labeled a “domestic extremist,” and could end up being — I don’t know about targeted but — identified by this UN-US coalition.” Rush Limbaugh on today’s show."
I'M A PROUD AMERICAN EXTREMIST!
I extremely hate Obama to death,
And extremely hate the radical, egalitarian, government supremacist left.
I extremely hate their socialism, relativism, libertinism and idiotic heaven on earth utopian idealism.
I extremely hate radical Islam, Abbas, Hamas, Palis and Iran.
And extremely hate every page of the unholy, hate filled, warmongering Koran.
I extremely hate warmunists, carbon cutting and extreme bad weather events (used by them to advance their apocalyptic nonsense).
I extremely hate court judges who legislate from the bench, and lawmakers who turn the Constitution into social justice dreck .
I extremely hate anti-gun nuts who lie about gun deaths, and despite the Second Amendment would leave us all defenseless.
I extremely hate God hating atheists at war with every faith; I hate militant gays at war with nature and radical fems at war with men.
I extremely hate self-hating Americans who think they're great world citizens when they only have one passport to their names.
I also hate self-hating Christians and self-hating Jews who think the Bible's a pact of lies, the foe of justice and truth.
And lastly I hate the worthless, sick, morally corrupt, feckless UN-and will hate it more extremely if Obama's made its Secretary Gen.
I'M A PROUD AMERICAN EXTREMIST!
Come arrest me Global Police and put me in the pen.
Speaking Monday in Valparaiso, Chile, Secretary of State John Kerry was asked why the term "climate refugees" does not exist in international law.
Kerry said the question was "right on point," and although the term is a new one, he expects it's "just a matter of time" before it is incorporated into international policy.
"We have climate refugees today," Kerry told a town hall meeting on the sidelines of an Oceans conference.
He just opened a mega-mosque in Moscow over the objections of its mayor and most Moscowvites and Russians who hate the faith above all other religions. At the ceremony were Turkey’s Islamist President Erdogan and Jew hating, pan-Arab racist, Hamas partner Mahmoud Abbas. Obviously this move is part of Putin’s geopolitical strategy to replace the US with Russia as the dominant foreign power in the Middle East.
It is ironic that Putin is beating out Obama for influence in the region without giving a speech from a Moslem country praising and flattering Islam and bowing to its kings. As Islam is a religion based on power and strength Moslems have more respect for strong men like Putin over sniveling, ass kissing weaklings like Obama who, like much of our military, they utterly loath.
If Biden follows Obama into the White House we'd have a fourth term of Jimmy Carter at a time when Carter says America is a collapsing superpower losing influence on the world stage (see).
Just two days from the 77th anniversary of the disastrous Munich Agreement (that rewarded an evil, aggressive, genocidal regime with territory and prestige, and set the stage for World War II and millions dead) Benjamin Netanyahju addressed the UN prophetically warning about the advance of radical Islam in the Middle East, and the worthless Munich-like nuclear deal with Islamonazi terrorist Iran and its continued evil behavior. Midway into the speech Netanyahu stunned the world and stopped speaking for 44 seconds-wherein he stared coldly and hauntingly at the UN Assemby protesting with his silence their silence over Iran's recent pledges to destroy the Jewish state (for the crime of being infidel) and liquidate or expel every last one of its Jewish citizens.
Full UN Speech
The following day Netanyahu sat down to talk with Fox’s Greta Van Susteren about Iran, the nuclear weapons deal and the worsening turmoil in the Middle East. Toward the end of the interview when Greta turned to her guest’s UN speech she said: "In terms of your UN speech on Iran you had a 45 seconds silence....." Netanyahu interrupting corrected her and said "44 [seconds] ."
This correction was extraordinary, and was a window (as you'll see below) into Netanyahu's unspoken reason for the silence . But as for Greta’s slight mistake it was caused by Fox and MSM first reporting that Bibi’s silent stare (the signature moment of his speech) lasted a total of 45 seconds. Then the BBC followed by other news outlets made the correction to 44 seconds with the BBC clocking it at precisely 44:14 (see).
But why did Netanyahu bother to correct his host over something so seemingly insignificant, petty and trifling as one mere fleeting second? What difference would it have made to him or to anyone if he'd kept silent about it and didn't interrupt his host? In other words, why should one second of time be of such importance to Netanyahu that he wanted Greta and her great audience to have no doubts about the exact duration of his stare?
The most likely and logical explanation, the one that makes the most sense, is that the speech and 44 seconds of silence were primarily aimed at the weak, incompetent, blundering fool in the White House whose presidency number is 44. But the question is this: was it by design that the stare lasted 44 seconds and not 43 or 45? Was Netanyahu silently counting the seconds as he disdainfully looked over the assembly hoping the media would pick up on it? Or was it by accident or providence that it happened with Netanyahu being surprised by the coincidence and believing (being a man of faith) that it had prophetic significance for America’s 44th president?
Suggesting to me that the 44 seconds were possibly providential and an ominous sign for Obama warning about the terrible consequences of his policies is that October 1st, the day of Bibi’s speech, was the 44th president’s 2446th day in office : a four digit number with 44 at its center (see). And that Bibi on that same day was in the 3441th week of his time on this earth: another four digit number with 44 at its center (see)
As the 44 silent seconds was midway in Netanyahu’s UN speech, and the number 44 appears twice at the center (middle) of two numbers related to both men on the day of the speech, this coincidence could very well be a signature effect of a Higher Power warning Obama to heed Netanyahu as he would a Hebrew Prophet, or pay a terrible price to his legacy and leave office in disgrace as one of the worst and most destructive American presidents ever.