A world without America

” You’ve been given a great gift, George. A chance to see what the world would be like without you.” So said George Bailey’s guardian angel, Clarence, in the 1946 classic Christmas movie It’s a Wonderful Life. Bailey, contemplating suicide, wishes he’d . . . Continue reading →

More on Decline: War with Japan!

In a tweet a while back, Jeffrey Lewis reminded us to be careful about “strategic forecasting,” and noted that the founder of the strategic forecasting group STRATFOR wrote this 1991 book about — wait for it — war with Japan in the . . . Continue reading →