Caesar on the Republican Debate

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I asked Caesar’s Ghost what he thought of last night’s Republican Presidential candidates’ debate. He sent the following reply: CAESAR THE DICTATOR TO “STRATEGIES” BLOG Caesar would not entrust the highest office in the republic to a person lacking the ambition to win. Romney displayed that ambition last night but Perry did not. Caesar adheres to the Greek ideal that …

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Caesar on 9-11

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With the tenth anniversary of 9-11 approaching, I summoned up once again the ghost of one of history’s greatest strategic thinkers. Hail Caesar! What words of wisdom do you have for us, as we approach the tenth anniversary of 9-11? Caesar would not have waged war as you Americans have. After a conspiracy attacked your country around the Nones of …

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