What next, gambling in Casablanca?

Headline on CNN Money: Oil prices: back up a week after SPR [Strategic Petroleum Reserve] release. On Thursday, West Texas Intermediate crude edged lower to $94.27 a barrel. But that's still nearly $5 higher than last week, when prices fell over 4% following the oil release announcement. As the article notes, the weakening value of … Continue reading What next, gambling in Casablanca?

Turn Right USA on Colbert

Stephen Colbert decided in his running gag about forming his own PAC to highlight both Turn Right USA and their initial Janice Hahn video. (Note I am breaking my own rule concerning this ad because it is only a brief clip within the Colbert Report.) The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,Political Humor & … Continue reading Turn Right USA on Colbert

They told me that if I voted for John McCain reporters on Morning Joe would be calling the POTUS a dick on national TV…

...and they were right: with apologies to Glenn Reynolds who invented the meme Update: Added the link to the entire "if I voted for John McCain" collection Update 2: Take a look at the video and make note of this. He didn't say it off the air and didn't mean to say it off the … Continue reading They told me that if I voted for John McCain reporters on Morning Joe would be calling the POTUS a dick on national TV…

Money can’t buy you love but it can buy you Gay Marriage in NY

So says the Huffpo: The passage of historic legislation legalizing same sex marriage in the state of New York last Friday was owed in large part to a compelling political motivator: money. Although New York's legislators were already disposed to approving gay marriage because of the more progressive disposition of the state and a major … Continue reading Money can’t buy you love but it can buy you Gay Marriage in NY

“What’s wrong with being a socialist?”

Turn Right USA has a new entry in the HahnsHomeboyz video collection from a genre that you might be familiar with Personally I think the "Downfall" collection has been done to death but I love the reminder of that it was National Socialism not National Capitalism We can expect to see the condemnations from the … Continue reading “What’s wrong with being a socialist?”

Curious and Curiouser

According to the Alaska Daily News, Alaskans are more likely to vote for Barack Obama than for Sarah Palin.  As Allahpundit explains, the polling company does not have the most reputable record for polling accuracy: The poll, incidentally, was conducted by Hays Research, whose final poll of the 2008 presidential campaign put John McCain just … Continue reading Curious and Curiouser

Is it wrong to laugh?

This email landed in my inbox just now: Friend -- We're closing the books on the first fundraising quarter of the 2012 race at midnight tomorrow. A lot of folks will be interpreting our numbers as a measure of this campaign's support. They're not wrong, but they are wrong about why. We measure our success … Continue reading Is it wrong to laugh?

“…in our century equality is a given so we can hit anyone”

I remember this line from an old justice League comic with a hero from the future called Booster Gold (pretty lame character actually) who while fighting a group of villains encounters a shapely enemy that strikes a pose asking: "You wouldn't hit a girl would you?" he answers "Well..." you see a panel with the … Continue reading “…in our century equality is a given so we can hit anyone”

Is it watergate yet?

I'm likely the only blogger on the right who hasn't written on project gunrunner but now we have the final parallel to watergate: The agent, Vince Cefalu, who has spoken out about the ATF's so-called "Project Gunrunner" scandal, says he was served with termination papers just last week, and he calls the move politically motivated. … Continue reading Is it watergate yet?

Santorum sees ahead of Lee Fang of “Think” Progress on Egypt

As Peg of What if would surely tell you, the secret of being a good bridge player is being able to take into account all the factors when bidding and see several tricks ahead of the one you are currently playing. Lee Fang is apparently not much of a Bridge player as he hits Rick … Continue reading Santorum sees ahead of Lee Fang of “Think” Progress on Egypt

What an investigation in Wisconsin? Not a complaint?

Liberals in Wisconsin should be very worried about the "investigation" concerning the Supreme Court business in Wisconsin. Why, because As I've already pointed out if Justice Bradley was actually assaulted by Justice Prosser then she would have already filed charges against him. The fact that instead we have an investigation undertaken by the Capital police … Continue reading What an investigation in Wisconsin? Not a complaint?