• D.R. Marvel commented on the diary post Top U.S. Terrorist Group: The FBI by David Swanson.

    2013-02-23 12:53:45View | Delete

    Well…Forgive ol’ obnoxious me… Hoover’s FBI – through their “COINTELPRO-Phylactics, like David “Duke” Horowicz – instigated the vast majority of the mindless violence during the 1960′s. Every single act od violence (and plots to create them) of which the VVAW was accused – and sometimes tried – was started by FBI plants. The identity of [...]

  • D.R. Marvel commented on the diary post Top U.S. Terrorist Group: The FBI by David Swanson.

    2013-02-23 08:23:52View | Delete

    Where’d you get this shit that Hoover’s FBI “didn’t instigate”?

    Try googling COINTELPRO sometime. And then grow up a little…

  • D.R. Marvel wrote a new diary post: Worst St. Paddy’s Day Ever…

    2012-03-17 18:11:38View | Delete

    It’s been more than twenty-five years since I had a drink. And I don’t miss it. As they say in AA, my worst days now are a helluva lot better than my best days were back then.  I’m very grateful for this state of affairs – It wasn’t easy getting here.  In the downward-arcing days [...]

  • D.R. Marvel commented on the diary post Pull Up a Chair: St. Patrick’s Day Version by eCAHNomics.

    2012-03-17 05:06:26View | Delete

    The Immigrant Irish weren’t used to eating corned beef, but they knew from cabbage and potatoes.

    And I noticed your recipe doesn’t include an onion or turnip. You should try them. Everything that grows underground tastes great poached in the broth of your corned beef.

  • D.R. Marvel commented on the diary post How Long Must We Trust Generals on Afghanistan? by masaccio.

    2012-03-15 07:31:25View | Delete

    Somebody up above runs through the complete conventional wisdom bullshit about Vietnam, including how the “Troops” were so disrespected back in the States. It wasn’t that way at all. I came home from my first tour early in ’67 and people couldn’t have been nicer to me. Every single person I met from the time [...]

  • D.R. Marvel became a registered member

    2012-03-15 07:15:50View | Delete