Browsing: Politics

When you think of politicians, just about the last word that comes to mind is “honesty.” That’s too bad, because there are actually quite a few throughout history known for their devotion to the truth. Sadly, they’re in the minority, hence the Top 10 list. If this were about dishonest politicians, we’d be posting it on TopBillionz.com.

The insane saber rattling echoing out of The Democratic People’s Republic of North Korea has all the news outlets peppering the airwaves with its usual doom and gloom predictions.  People are pointedly concerned that the US is in danger of an imminent attack from N. Korea. Reports of N. Korea’s purported ability to  launch a…

Although sometimes dismissed as merely “the Dark Continent”, Africa has a rich history full of skillful and impressive rulers.  I am featuring rulers in the sense of monarchs, which is why Hannibal and President Nelson Mandela are not included. Moreover, this list concerns African rulers of great influence not just politically and militarily, but also…

While many politicians seem like they possess more bark than bite, several have been able to physically back up their words when needed.  This list features ten badass politicians who demonstrated bravery in the face of danger, or significant physical prowess during their storied lives. 10.  Idi Amin Ugandan Dictator Idi Amin was very much…

In the wake of the 2012 Presidential Election, the people of America made a definitive leadership choice for the next 4 years. Not everyone however, was in agreement with this decision. In fact, many of the disheartened voices have declared impending doom as the nation, they assert, descends into the pit of socialism. So, with…

Firearms are a controversial topic worldwide, and while you’ve probably taken a side in the debate, there may be some assumptions you’re making that color your decisions.  So I’m going to help you by going over some myths about guns on both sides of the fence, because it’s always better to knowledgeably argue your subject…

Every four years, Americans get bombarded with mudslinging, push polls, and the general unpleasantness that comes with the Presidential election. And then, there are those special election years – the years that go down in history for being the worst of the worst.  I will now endeavor to take an unbiased look at the 10 most…

The Democratic Party recently created a stir by leaving the word “God” off its political platform for 2012. Recently, it would appear that the Democratic Party has become disconnected, in matter of faith and religion, to many people. However, it may be surprising to many people that the Democratic Party has a long traditional relationship…

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