For a long, healthy life: Eat your bacon

For those of you counting calories, here is something to smile about.  This 105-year-old woman from Texas claims that eating bacon each day has helped her live a long life.  From Today.com: Cantrell does not need a cane or a walker and was still driving her own car at 104 years old until a bout of sickness in September … Continue reading For a long, healthy life: Eat your bacon

Media Lessons learned on the Right at Politico…

Whatever else you might say about Tina Brown, she’s undeniably brilliant at convincing investors to lose money on her projects. Robert Stacy McCain The Weekly Newsbeast Nov 11th 2010 Trueman-Lodge: We started this place strictly as a cover, but Professor Joe turns a tidy profit. License to Kill 1989 Reading Glenn's Links to Althouse on Politico … Continue reading Media Lessons learned on the Right at Politico…

If you start from the idea they are all Marxists: IRS vs Tea Party edition

Hornblower bowed, but as the Colonel remained unbending he stiffened to attention. He could recognize that type of man at once—the servant of a tyrant, and in close personal association with him, modeling his conduct not on the tyrant’s but on what he fancied should be the correct behaviour of a tyrant, far out-Heroding Herod. … Continue reading If you start from the idea they are all Marxists: IRS vs Tea Party edition

The Benghazi opening for Democrats in 2016

Lyndon Johnson's loss had been due to a political fluke. He had been beaten not by his opponent's friends but by his opponent's foes. O'Daniel had won the Senate seat not because these men wanted hi to be Senator, but because they didn't want him to be Governor. The Years of Lyndon Johnson, the Path … Continue reading The Benghazi opening for Democrats in 2016