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“Polls show that!”……blah…blah

We've all seen the "polls" that show "that 80-90 per cent"...blah...blah... "of Americans"...blah...blah..."support Obama's opening to Cuba"..."lifting the Cuba embargo"..."removal from list of terror-sponsors"....blah...blah. As if you can just walk down the street, ask around, and most Americans are fully-informed on this issue! Well, here's an item from our friends at PJ Media that probably […]

“Uncle Sam bullied the non-Communist (perhaps even anti-Communist!) Castro into arms of Mother Russia” (Claims former Reagan advisor!)

As Dave Barry used to say: "I SWEAR I am NOT making this up!" "Would Cuba have clung so tenaciously to dictatorial communism had Washington sought to engage — instead of isolate — Castro and the Cuban people?...Noticeably absent from Castro’s entire American tour (in April 1959) was any hint of admiration for, or association […]

New York Governor (Cuomo) and New York Mayor (Dinkins) champion a stringent embargo of South Africa

  "New York state should adopt a comprehensive and responsible strategy to demonstrate the abhorrence of our residents to the pernicious system of apartheid," ( Mario Cuomo, May 20, 1985.) New York Gov. Mario M. Cuomo outlined in Albany a program to sell gradually up to $4.4 billion in state stocks and bonds in companies […]

For today’s Daily Double: “Who said it? Prominent Democrat or Cuban spy?”

Should this poor woman (Ana Belen Montes, above left) continue to suffer in prison for the “crime” of being a bit “ahead of the curve” on U.S. foreign policy? I mean, what’s a little military secret-sharing among friends? Her heart was clearly in the right place, Obama policy-wise. “She certainly meant well,” our president must […]

Are all Cuban-American voters imbeciles? Masochists? Are all Cuban-American elected officials scoundrels? Sadists? (Yes, implies The Washington Post)

The answer to this post's title is: no. Instead--as usual--the Washington Post is serving as a media auxiliary for the (Democratic party's) Bendixen & Haney Public Relations agency. In Florida (home to over 2/3 of America's Cuban-Americans) pro-Cuba embargo candidates win consistently and overwhelmingly. On top of this, Florida's legislature --almost en masse--recently condemned Obama's […]

“Diplomatic Breakthrough!” When a “new day dawned!” in U.S. relations with a former foe…

After years of stubbornly pursuing a clearly archaic and counterproductive foreign policy--and by virtue a very simple procedure--on August 15, 1945 Japan achieved a "diplomatic breakthrough!" with the U.S.!!! On December 17th, 2014--by virtue of almost the identical procedure as resorted to by Japan in August of 1945--the U.S achieved a "diplomatic breakthrough!" with Cuba!!! […]

WHERE are the planes!?” (The Bay of Pigs, a reminder on the 54th Anniv.)

"We shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe, in order to assure the survival and the success of liberty!" (President John F. Kennedy, Jan. 20, 1961) “Where are the planes?! Where is our ammo?! Send planes or we can’t last!” ( embattled commander of Bay of […]

Thrice elected Bolivian President (and Hollywood hero) Evo Morales says men become gay from eating chicken

  (Evo Morales seen above with Hollywood fans, Benicio Del Toro, Sean Penn, Oliver Stone and Leo De Caprio.) Evo Morales has claimed that both homosexuality and baldness can be caused by the humble chicken. Speaking at an environmental conference on Tuesday, Morales said chicken producers injected fowl with female hormones and insisted that "when […]

Che Guevara at the Bay of Pigs ( misses battle–shoots himself in face with OWN gun) TRUE STUFF!

He's the world's most revered anti-Yankee guerrilla fighter. The Bay of Pigs was "Yankee Imperialism first defeat!"...and yet, in all the volumes written about these events we never learn of Che Guevara's role in the epic and world-shaking event? (with one exception, of course.) In fact, Che was actually wounded during the glorious battle. So […]

“All we are SAY–ing…is give diplomatic isolation (of Cuba) a chance…”

(The massive and bustling U.S. Interest Section (i.e. embassy) Bldg in Havana--operating at breakneck speed and efficiency for over 30 years) "The U.S. has the largest diplomatic presence of any country in Cuba in Havana today," Dan Restrepo told Anderson Cooper on Dec. 17....The building reopened in 1977 under President Jimmy Carter, and it operates […]

U.S. Air Support–only for terrorists. No freedom-fighters need apply

Above: (Top) That's Hassan Nasrallah, the head of the terrorist group Hezbollah. (Bottom) That's Bashir Assad, president of terror-sponsoring Syria. In the past 6 months the U.S. commander in chief has ordered over 5000 air-strikes by U.S. pilots in support of theses terrorists' fight against terrorist ISIS. This confusing (to say the least) battle as […]

“You picked a fine time to betray Cuba, Barack….” (Anniv. of Bay of Pigs)

  Sure, it was one of those hoary historic trivialities that went down "before he was even born"--but Obama finally signed off on his betrayal of Cuban freedom on the very week marking the 54th anniversary of the Bay of Pigs Invasion. For our many eavesdropping friends who might be on their tippy-toes, cupping their […]

So when does Ana Belen Montes get her Presidential Pardon?

Cuban spy Ana Belen Montes proudly receives a "certificate of distinction" from proud and crackerjack CIA Director George Tenet in 1997. (Will she now get another?) "Cuba poses no significant threat to the U.S. or any of its hemispheric neighbors. No evidence exists that Cuba is trying to foment any instability in the Western Hemisphere." […]

Cuba “embargo” (calmly) explained on L.A.’s rollicking “McIntyre in the Morning” show

"Saturday Night Live could not possibly MAKE this SH*T UP, amigo!!!" raves maniacal Babalusian on Doug Mc Intyre's radio show. "Thanks to the mainstream media most Americans don't HAVE A CLUE about what's going on--and went on--in Cuba, Doug! And how the so-called embargo protects them from further theft by Castro! I even tried to […]

World Bank and IMF (i.e. U.S. taxpayers) PREPARENSE!!!

"Removal from the (terror-sponsor) list is also a first step toward Cuba's...eventual membership in the International Monetary Fund and access to development assistance through the World Bank." (Jason Marczak, deputy director of the Atlantic Council's Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center.) "What has the American taxpayer received in return for billions of dollars siphoned through the […]