WHAT THE HELL

Kevin Brennan Writes About What It's Like

History lessens …

One theme that’s coming out of the whole Afghanistan debacle is that perhaps we’ll learn from this experience and modulate our foreign policy to be more prudent and forward-looking from … Continue reading

August 29, 2021 · 6 Comments

This week’s affronts

The report on Arizona’s Maricopa County election audit has been delayed because Cyber Ninjas’ CEO, Doug Logan, and two other auditors have tested positive for covid and are “quite sick.” … Continue reading

August 27, 2021 · 4 Comments

Everything must go

A little too close to home. The Caldor fire, I mean, just about thirty miles away from me as the crow flies. This thing exploded from a couple thousand acres … Continue reading

August 25, 2021 · 12 Comments

The never-ending story …

Recent polling shows that two-thirds of Americans support local or statewide mask mandates. This means that the nation at large is allowing the unenlightened opinions of just a third of … Continue reading

August 23, 2021 · 7 Comments

The men who would be kings

The collapse of Afghanistan is a story that’s going to have a long tail, I’m afraid. It’s a genuine tragedy and one that most people consider avoidable, even though avoidance … Continue reading

August 20, 2021 · 3 Comments

Blast from my blogging past …

Have I mentioned that I was a blogger long before I started What The Hell back in 2013? No? Well, I was, and the blog was called Brother Kenya’s Paradigm—a … Continue reading

August 18, 2021 · 5 Comments

The war is over–why are we so sad?

Probably a lot of people are noticing the irony in Ron DeSantis eschewing the free covid vaccine in favor of an expensive designer drug, Regeneron monoclonal antibodies. Rather than preventing … Continue reading

August 17, 2021 · Leave a comment

Try this book on Vella!

Check this out: The Last Storyteller by Audrey Kalman, new on Kindle Vella. I was lucky enough to beta read this a while back, but I wondered why Audrey hadn’t … Continue reading

August 15, 2021 · 15 Comments

Austin-tatious

• Oh boy. Get ready for some “replacement theory” backlash. A piece in the Post says that the 2020 census will show that all U.S. population growth is due to … Continue reading

August 13, 2021 · Leave a comment

This 💩 is getting depressing …

• I’ll say it again and again: Believe people when they tell you who they are. Tucker Carlson is telling us that he’s autocracy-curious by doing his show from Hungary, … Continue reading

August 10, 2021 · Leave a comment