Monthly Archives: March 2019

Was North Korea’s Vital ‘Transformation Computer’ Taken In Raid On Madrid Embassy?

David Maxwell Comment: “Even more curiouser and curiouser.  I am sure some will use this as “evidence” of US complicity in or direction of this “operation.”  But if Thae is correct how will we exploit these computer codes.  I wonder what the Germans would have done in WWII if they knew Engima was compromised.  Won’t […]

Kim Jong Un Was Reportedly ‘Shocked’ When The U.S. Pulled Out A ‘Hidden’ List Of Nuclear Sites At The Hanoi Summit

Kim Jong Un was reportedly ‘shocked’ when the US pulled out a ‘hidden’ list of nuclear sites at the Hanoi summit Business Insider · by South China Morning Post · March 27, 2019 The summit in Hanoi between the US and North Korea collapsed because the US presented a list of nuclear facilities that Pyongyang hadn’t disclosed, a […]

Soldier Charged After ‘Going Rogue’ During Computer Game On Virtual Battlefield

Soldier Charged After ‘Going Rogue’ During Computer Game On Virtual Battlefield https://fortunascorner.com      Victoria Ward posted a March 22, 2019 article to London’s The Telegraph, with the title above. She writes, “an Edinburgh-based Army rifleman has been formally charged after “losing his rag” during a virtual battlefield exercise, killing his comrades.” Ms. Ward adds that “he […]

95 Percent Of Bitcoin Trading Is Fake; According To New Study By Bitwise

95 Percent Of Bitcoin Trading Is Fake; According To New Study By Bitwise https://fortunascorner.com      Charles Bovaird, a writer for Crypto & Blockchain, posted an article with the title above to the March 22, 2019 online edition of Forbes.com.  He begins by noting that “While many use CoinMarketCap as a go-to resource for crypto-currency market data, roughly 95 percent of […]

Brexit’s A Mess: And Here’s What’s Coming Next; Conrad Black On Brexit

Brexit’s A Mess: And Here’s What’s Coming Next; Conrad Black On Brexit   https://fortunascorner.com        The title above comes from an article by Conrad Black posted on his blog on March 23, 2019. Mr. Black is a Canadian-born British former newspaper publisher, convicted U.S. felon, and publisher.He begins, “As a member of Their […]

The Big Picture: Bears Clobber Stock Market; What Now? Concerns Over Global Growth And Partially Inverted Yield Curve Send Stocks Reeling

The Big Picture: Bears Clobber Stock Market; What Now? Concerns Over Global Growth And Partially Inverted Yield Curve Send Stocks Reeling   https://fortunascorner.com      Paul Whitfield posted a March 22, 2019 article to the financial news website, Investor’s Business Daily (IBD), with the title above. He begins, “Stock indexes suffered a savage beating Friday, as defensive […]

Navy Eyes More, Deadlier, Aircraft Carriers

Navy eyes more, deadlier, aircraft carriers https://www.foxnews.com/tech/navy-eyes-more-deadlier-aircraft-carriers By Kris Osborn | Warrior Maven              Me: I am not even going to read this. Navy eyes more, deadlier, aircraft carriers In order to be better prepared for massive open-water warfare against enemies with sophisticated surface, air and undersea attack weapons, the U.S. Navy is putting a push on further weaponizing its […]

These Futuristic Chinese Space Denial Weapons Can Disable Or Destroy Opposing Satellites

ttps://theprint.in/defence/these-futuristic-chinese-space-denial-weapons-can-disable-or-destroy-opposing-satellites/210212/   These futuristic Chinese space denial weapons can disable or destroy opposing satellites China has developed technology like directed energy weapons and electromagnetic pulses that can dazzle, disable or destroy satellites. COL. VINAYAK BHAT (RETD)  Updated: 23 March, 2019 10:10 am IST   Satellite view of NGARI Space tacking station | Col. Vinayak Bhat (retd) […]

The Great Lessons Of The Great Escape: WWII POWs Tunneled Under A German Prison Camp 75 Years Ago

The Great Lessons Of The Great Escape: WWII POWs Tunneled Under A German Prison Camp 75 Years Ago https://fortunascorner.com      Thomas Vinciguerra has an article today, March 21, 2019 in the weekend edition of the Wall Street Journal (WSJ), with the title above. Mr. Vinciguerra begins, “On March 24, 1944, dozens of malnourished ragged Allied prisoners […]

What A Military Intervention In Venezuela Would Look Like

https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/venezuela/2019-03-19/what-military-intervention-venezuela-would-look?utm_medium=newsletters&utm_source=twofa&utm_content=20190322&utm_campaign=TWOFA%20032219%20What%20a%20Military%20Intervention%20in%20Venezuela%20Would%20Look%20Like&utm_term=FA%20This%20Week%20-%20112017 March 19, 2019  Venezuela U.S. Foreign Policy What a Military Intervention in Venezuela Would Look Like Getting In Would Be the Easy Part By Frank O. Mora   The United States has a clear objective in Venezuela: regime change and the restoration of democracy and the rule of law. Yet sanctions, international diplomatic isolation, and internal pressure […]