After interviewing 4126 men and following their career, Dr. Jan Halper concluded that many men sacrificed their personal lives and personal values for their careers and companies, but it did not give them self-esteem, confidence, or even a freedom from the tough times.… read the full article
And we should not be terrified. Here’s why.
Key point: The U.S. military’s advantages may only be large, rather than overwhelming…
Last week, Air Force General Frank Gorenc argued that the airpower advantage the United States has enjoyed over Russia and China is shrinking. … read the full article
– Bags Groove
Milt Jackson – vibraphone
Benny Golson – tenor sax
Art Farmer – trumpet
Ulf Wakenius – guitar
Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen – bass
Jonas Johansen – drums
Kenny Kirkland – piano
Toots Thielemans – harmonica
Max Roach – drums
June 14, 1997, Große Konzertscheue, Jazzbaltica, Salzau, Germany … read the full article
If a hostile power appeared to be on the verge of mating nuclear devices with the systems needed to deliver them, Israel might well consider a preventive nuclear attack.
Main Point: If Israel ever does use nuclear weapons in anger, it will rewrite the diplomatic and security architecture of the Middle East, and also the nonproliferation architecture of the world as a whole.… read the full article
Does it matter?
Key point: China’s air force is far larger and advanced than Taiwan’s.
Nearly a decade after first requesting them, the Taiwanese air force finally could get 66 new F-16 fighters to begin replacing some of its older fighter aircraft.… read the full article