Author Archives: R. Van Conoley

A Wise Saying – Part 152

A weak currency is the sign of a weak economy, and a weak economy leads to a weak nation.       Ross Perot

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The Extraordinary Option – Martial Law

It seems quite apparent that President Donald Trump will have to impose Martial Law in the U.S. for a period of time.  Imposition of Martial Law has happened only twice in the history of the U.S.  President Lincoln imposed Martial … Continue reading

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1) Civil War, 2) Balkanization, or 3) The Extraordinary Option

It has become increasingly clear that the President and congress can not manage nor control the Federal Government of the U.S. This situation has existed for at least thirty-six years and probably much longer.  Many believe that the problems reach … Continue reading

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A Wise Saying – Part 151

” The budget should be balanced, the treasury should be refilled, the public debt should be reduced and the arrogance of public officials should be controlled. ”          Ross Perot

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The Foolish DeBary City Council

The DeBary City Council recently voted to give DeBary tax money to some students on the bowling team from a local high school.  The Charter of the City of DeBary empowers the DeBary City Council to expend tax dollars for … Continue reading

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The Trashy City of DeBary

I am a resident of DeBary.  Also, I was elected to the DeBary City Council in 2008, by a large margin of votes. The city government of DeBary has become an embarrassment to me any many other residents in recent … Continue reading

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A Wise Saying – Part 150

” War has rules, mud wrestling has rules – politics has no rules. ” Ross Perot

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Donald Trump, Xi Jinping, and Li Chao Yang

( Editor’s Note: This article was made possible by the extremely able assistance of Jean-Baptiste Poquelin and Jonathan Swift.  I greatly appreciate their hard work and assistance.  R. Van Conoley, Editor of Sanityandsense.com. ) The meetings in April, 2017, between … Continue reading

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Kim Jong-Un : Dictator of Mass Destruction

On February 13, 2017, Kim Jong-Nam was murdered in an airport in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Kim Jong-Nam was the half brother of North Korean Dictator, Kim Jong-Un.  Two women murdered this man by touching his face with VX, a lethal nerve … Continue reading

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The Federal Open Market Committee Meeting of March 14/2017

In a few hours, the Federal Open Market Committee will convene a meeting.  Do you know the names of the twelve members? Can you name one member? Two? Eight? Do you know their schedule? Do you know their agenda? Please allow … Continue reading

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