Monthly archives: January, 2017

US National Debt Increases by President

US National Debt Average Annual Change The US National Debt has increased by the following approximate average annual percentages, during the term of each president since Woodrow Wilson. 7.42% Barack Obama 9.15% George W. Bush 3.52% Bill Clinton 11.49% George H.W. Bush 14.12% Ronald Reagan 9.34% Jimmy Carter 13.73% Gerald Ford 6.08% Richard Nixon 2.58% …

Brexit Vote: The Reasons

Why did the British People Vote Leave or Remain in the Brexit Referendum?

Top 3 Brexit LEAVE Reasons
49% “the principle that decisions about the UK should be taken in the UK”…..
Top 3 Brexit REMAIN Reasons
43% “the risks of voting to leave the EU looked too great when it came to things like the economy, jobs and prices”…..

U.S. Military Fatalities in Afghanistan

As at October 18th, 2016, the US casualty figures according to iCasualties.org, were:
2,386 U.S. military deaths in the War in Afghanistan.
1,834 U.S. military deaths were the result of hostile action.
20,049 American service members have also been wounded in action during the war.

Catholics and the Monarchy

The Act of Settlement 1701, prevents a “papist” (Roman Catholic) from inheriting the English throne.
Under that basis the Queen cannot be a Roman Catholic, however, being a catholic is a different matter. (see below)

The House of Normandy

The House of Normandy, up to its final year 1135. The House of Normandy was founded by the Viking Invader Rollo, who effectively became the 1st Duke of Normandy. House of Normandy Reign 912-927 Rollo (either Norwegian or Danish) One of the Viking Leaders that raided France in 885-6 927-942 William I Longsword (Son of …