It appears North Korea has just done a nuclear test!!

Oh, good grief, here we go again. There are reports of a 6.3 earthquake out of North Korea and the reason appears to be a nuclear test! Earlier today the North Koreans were bragging that they had a hydrogen bomb they could potentially put on their ICBMs! I’m tuning in the South Korean all-news TV…

North Korea is now threatening Guam!

Oh, darn it. Now the news is North Korea is threatening to strike the US territory of Guam, according to an announcement from the state-run news agency.  This news comes after U.S. Pres. Donald Trump’s “fire and fury” talk in response to North Korea. I guess this means I’m tuning in to South Korea all-news…

July 4th ruined by North Korea test-launching of an ICBM

Happy 4th of July, all of you Americans. So, do you still think President Donald Trump is nuts? Clearly, it looks to me like he is simply trying to keep up with the world’s other leaders in that department.  Leaders like the guy currently in charge of North Korea, whose country just successfully test-fired an intercontinental ballistic…

NORTH KOREA ANTICS, CYPRUS CHAOS, AND THE REST OF THE NEWS FROM NOWHERE

Welcome to the “World is Going to Heck” edition of News from Nowhere. Seriously, what is going on? Financial chaos, tinpot dictators, Jarome Iginla traded — you name it. First I want to talk about the financial mess in Cyprus, with the bank accounts being raided by up to 40 percent to bail the country out….