Author Archives: Skook

About Skook

A professional horseman for over 40 years, Skook continues to work with horses. He is in an ongoing educational program, learning life's lessons from one of the world's greatest instructors, the horse. Skook has a personal website skooksjournal.com featuring his personal writings and historical novel type stories.
2 Aug

Dear President Obama, About Those Tunnels

Dear President Obama, I hope you are doing well, during these trying times. Most everyone sees Obama Health Care is on the rocks and only seems to be surviving because you were smart enough to have it come into full … Continue reading

Posted in Disasters, Health Care, Israel/Palestine, Open Borders, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 29 Comments | 555 views
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27 Jul

Reaching Critical Mass

There is an undefined point, when a government is so corrupt and incompetent, that citizens will no longer be willing to defend it. Iran or maybe Obama’s chief handler Valerie Jarrett, the Iranian Mole, seems to be playing our president, … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Culture of Corruption, Freedom, History, Iran, Israel, military history | Tagged , , , | 19 Comments | 1,575 views
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7 May

The Words Of An Idiot, Full Of Sound and Fury, Signifying Nothing

David Remnick, Obama biographer, editor of the New Yorker, and apologist for Obama, admitted on national TV that President Obama is disappointed and frustrated with the world. His disjointed soliloquy suffers from a measure of Obama sans-teleprompter incoherence, but by … Continue reading

Posted in 1st Amendment, Anti-Americanism, Barack Obama, Benghazi Attack, Freedom, Hillary Clinton, Middle East, Socialism | Tagged , , , | 24 Comments | 666 views
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3 May

A Diversion To Liven Things UP

Fiction: Carl was a warrior from a bygone age. He had served with the Third Marine Division during the war in Vietnam. Although he was with the Third Division, he felt none of the camaraderie of the typical esprit de … Continue reading

Posted in Daily Distraction, Vietnam War | Tagged , , | 22 Comments | 443 views
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21 Apr

Our Concord Bridge

Has the audacity of the Obama Administration and the sanctimonious stooges; Reid, Pelosi, and Biden pushed America to the Concord Bridge of the Twenty-First Century. Our Concord Bridge is no wooden bridge over the Concord River in Massachusetts, a bridge … Continue reading

Posted in 1st Amendment, 2nd Amendment, American Exceptionalism, Barack Obama, Constitution, Economy, Energy, Freedom, Global Warming, History, Law Enforcement, Military, POWER GRAB!, Taxes, True Heroes | Tagged , , , | 35 Comments | 787 views
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13 Apr

How Obama Enabled The Russian Seizure Of Eastern Europe

Our president promised us skyrocketing energy prices and a new era of “Green Energy”. So far, he has been able to deliver an ever-increasing price for energy, and with the crisis in Eastern Europe, we can anticipate a continuing rise … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Americanism, Communism, Economy, Europe, Gay Marriage, Military, Obamanomics, Oil, Russia | Tagged , , , | 127 Comments | 1,173 views
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30 Mar

Drifting On A Headwind (A Book Review)

Many of us had romantic dreams of traveling the world, and of having uncommon adventures. Jim Harlan did it, with often little more than the clothes on his back and a natural mechanical ability. He and his brother left Northern … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Book Review, Culture, Daily Distraction, Education, Entertainment, Environment, Global Regions, Mexico, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 8 Comments | 208 views
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16 Nov

Our Surprise

Delta’s House was on Riverside Drive; during the last of the 19th Century, the homes were considered mansions. One by one they were torn down and replaced with Gone With the Wind replicas. Eventually, only Delta’s house was left, and … Continue reading

Posted in American Exceptionalism, Culture of Corruption, Daily Distraction, Deception and Lies, Media, Scandals, Socialism | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments | 540 views
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4 Nov

Frenchy Gets Married

The trappers north of the Peace River knew each other fairly well, even if we never met. You knew men by their reputations. The traplines were huge and you rarely saw anyone during the winter, except for neighboring trappers. A … Continue reading

Posted in Barack Obama, Canada, Culture, Daily Distraction, Deception and Lies, Education, Entertainment, Feminism, Freedom, Race | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments | 488 views
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31 Oct

Pointless Terrorism

The Cajun people of Louisiana are some of my favorite people; at one point in my life, I considered dropping out and joining this group of hard living hedonists, but my straight laced Mennonite indoctrination still had a tenuous hold … Continue reading

Posted in Africa, Anti-Americanism, Barack Obama, counterinsurgency, Daily Distraction, Foreign Policy, Libya, Middle East, Military, multiculturalism, Radical Relationships, Syria | Tagged , | 8 Comments | 533 views
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