Dr Zimmerman’s Tuesday Tip — Who’s really in charge? You or your hidden attitude?

Your attitudes control your life.

That’s quite a statement … that “your attitudes CONTROL your life.”  But it’s true.

Author Tom Blandi adds, “Attitudes are a secret power working 24 hours a day for good or bad.” That being the case, “It is of paramount importance that we know how to harness and control this great force.”

Again, it’s true.… Read the full article.

The Falklands War: The Only Time Modern Aircraft Carriers (Almost) Went to War

A war neither country wanted.

by Sebastien Roblin | The National Interest

Key point: The weather saved the day.

On the afternoon of May 1, 1982, crewmen on the deck of the Argentine carrier Veinticinco de Mayo (“May 25”) scrambled to load six A-4Q Skyhawk attack planes with four Mark 82 bombs each.… Read the full article.

The Nick Brignola Sextet featuring Pepper Adams- Donna Lee

“Donna Lee” by Charlie Parker (Miles Davis) as performed by the Nick Brignola quintet on Baritone Madness.

Nick Brignola- Baritone Saxophone

Pepper Adams- Baritone Saxophone

Derek Smith- Piano

Dave Holland- Bass

Roy Haynes- Drums

Nick is the first soloist out of the gate, but Pepper takes the first chorus after the head.… Read the full article.

China’s top leadership will not tolerate change to ‘one country two systems’, official says

By Our Foreign Staff | The Telegraph

Members of the honour guard attend a welcome ceremony in Beijing CREDIT: REUTERS/JASON LEE

(This was first published on November 1, 2019)

China won’t tolerate challenges to the bottom line of the “one country, two systems” formula that governs Hong Kong, separatism or threats to national security there, a senior Chinese official said on Friday after a meeting of the top leadership.… Read the full article.

World War II Cage Match: How an Aircraft Carrier Fought a Battleship

Any guesses on who won? 

by Sebastien Roblin | The National Interest

Key Point: While World War II was the era where the aircraft carrier supplanted the battleship as the most prestigious vehicle for naval operations, the old class still had one light instance of glory.… Read the full article.

We Don’t Fear Your F-35s: Russia Says It Has Too Many “Bugs”

Surprise! America’s F-35 stealth fighter is too complicated and expensive, claims a Russian military expert interviewed by Russian media.

by Michael Peck | The National Interest

Key point: Moscow is forced to make the best with a lower budget, but that means that Russian weapons are usually very reliable.… Read the full article.

Shootings, blasts prompt Denmark to tighten border controls

By JAN M. OLSEN | Associated Press

In this photo taken late Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019, police officers work near the scene of a shooting, in Malmo, Sweden. A 15-year-old boy was killed and another teenager was in critical condition after a shooting in a busy square in the southern city of Malmo, Swedish police said Sunday.
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