Mission avoided

George W. Bush
Jeb Bush defending brother George W. Bush’s military service:
“He served with honor. He served with distinction.”
George W. Bush dodged the Vietnam war by using his  family name to get to the head of a long waiting list for a local tour with the Texas Air National Guard.
But understand this:
He did it with honor and distinction.

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In other news. . . .

Donald Trump
Donald Trump in a “CBS This Morning” interview regarding Kim Jong Un:
“Any young guy who can take over from his father with all those–”
Wait a minute.
So that’s it.
A young guy with funny hair is handed the empire of his father and goes on to
horrify a nation. . . .
Donald Trump is the Kim Jong Un of American politics.

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QT Midwest New Madrid Fault, where the most recent earthquakes two centuries ago changed the course of the Mississippi River and toppled chimneys as far away as Maine, although geologists say there is only a 10 percent chance of a major quake in the next 50 years, which includes any moment now, update

New Madrid

The U.S. Geological Survey and the Federal Emergency Management Agency want you to know that 252 days remain until the Great Central U.S. Shakeout event, which will teach how to “Drop, Cover and Hold On.”
And remember:
There is nothing to worry about.

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