Matt Smith as the Doctor in Order: 50th Anniversary Special, The Day of the Doctor

The penultimate in my series of Reviews of the Matt Smith Doctor Who years Summary: The Doctor relives the worst day of his existence, will his future selves convince him to do something he will regret forever. Plot: While planning a day out with Clara the TARDIS is grabbed by Unit for help with a … Continue reading Matt Smith as the Doctor in Order: 50th Anniversary Special, The Day of the Doctor

Cooking the unemployment numbers

Last week, the New York Post's John Crudele broke the story that the Census Bureau, which conducts the Current Population Survey (CPS) that is the basis for the unemployment rate reported by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), has been falsifying the data since 2010. Curdele interviewed a person who was caught by the Census … Continue reading Cooking the unemployment numbers

DaTechGuy on DaRadio Noon till 2 EST: Tim Imholt & DaMagnificent Panel

Today on DaTechGuy on DaRadio I welcome scientist, author & GOP candidate for the MA-3rd district We'll talk turkey about Iran and the Bomb and we'll discuss the "present" situation of both the Upton bill, Obamacare and his campaign. We'll also talk his new Novel The Forest of Assassins (with Dave Forsmark). In our 2nd … Continue reading DaTechGuy on DaRadio Noon till 2 EST: Tim Imholt & DaMagnificent Panel

…Ace of Spades gets his answer in dollars & cents

I noted today, as has Stacy McCain that true believers in Barack Obama are alive and well. In so noting however he repeats a question raised by Ace of Spades on the subject And the Liberal Chattering Classes are facing a question now: "Will my reputation and sense of pride survive Obama's incompetence?" And: "How … Continue reading …Ace of Spades gets his answer in dollars & cents

A Time to Count Our Many Blessings

Thanksgiving is a season of both reflection and gratitude. Each year during the fourth Thursday of the month of November, our nation pauses from its interminable business, social, and societal activity to enjoy a time of feasting and festivity. Why do we set aside a special time to give thanks?  Why is this tradition still … Continue reading A Time to Count Our Many Blessings

Liberal Guilt isn’t the Whole Story

On Twitter this morning I saw this cartoon that had me nodding my head: “@ResistTyranny: #ObamaCare's vision turns murky: http://t.co/1X1rhyRSvs” Murky w/a chance guilt'll be stirred up. pic.twitter.com/6OJdNCbYHs — Shaughn (@Shaughn_A) November 29, 2013   It's a great cartoon because it's true. To many white liberals the fear of being called or labeled "racist" is … Continue reading Liberal Guilt isn’t the Whole Story

How NOT to get that 4th Bob Beckel Seat on DaTechGuy on DaRadio

This is something you must not do, so let that be a lesson to you Stan & Jan Berenstain Look I Can Ride a Bike 1964 I've talked a lot about my Magnificent Seven who have done an excellent job writing for this site, but I haven't talked much about my Magnificent Panel and they … Continue reading How NOT to get that 4th Bob Beckel Seat on DaTechGuy on DaRadio

The Peanuts, Myles Standish and R.E.M

It’s Thanksgiving. Time for one of my train of thought diatribes that will either make fans of those reading and have them heading back for seconds or have people humming Crazy Train by the end of the article. Maybe a bit of both. Anyhoo -- It’s also time to reflect on what we’re grateful for, … Continue reading The Peanuts, Myles Standish and R.E.M

A Warning to be Thankful for from Bernard PC

Today is Thanksgiving Day and for the first in a very long time is also the first day of Hanukkah  a lot of you reading this are likely spending the morning either cooking or preparing to eat a huge meal. But later tonight a lot of you are going to be online and tomorrow even … Continue reading A Warning to be Thankful for from Bernard PC

Colombia: The controversy started by . . . Justin Bieber?

The Canadian kid goes to Bogota, Colombia, indulges in misbehavior, gets away with it, and now the locals want to, too:  Justin Bieber’s visit to Bogota opened doors for Colombian graffiti artists. Well, pardon my old-fogieness, but "graffiti artist" is an oxymoron. Vandalism is what comes to mind. But, when you're a celebrity who gets … Continue reading Colombia: The controversy started by . . . Justin Bieber?

Justice Roberts Old Yellowstain gets Another Shot

11th Doctor: So why does the Gunslinger want you [Jex]? Isaac: It don't matter. 11th Doctor: I'm just saying, if we knew that Isaac: America's the land of second chances. We called this town Mercy for a reason Doctor Who A Town Called Mercy 2012 10th Doctor:  You're not actually suggesting we change our own … Continue reading Justice Roberts Old Yellowstain gets Another Shot

A Time to Call: Senator Kay Hagan edition

This morning I wrote this about Obamacare and Democrats in 2014 With the democrats completely on defensive, Time magazine even talking broken promises and the left desperate to change the subject to something ANYTHING (Iran) the last thing we on the right need to do is to give them that out. If you don't believe … Continue reading A Time to Call: Senator Kay Hagan edition

Inferiority’s Children

Over a decade ago, when I was a student at a community college, I took a government class, taught by one Professor Cohen, as an elective. I asked around about him and received a flood of answers; the word was out that he was tough and it that was difficult to earn an 'A' from … Continue reading Inferiority’s Children

Make Jedidiah Lead Fiddler at that new Barn Raising…or ELSE

Here's a story you don't hear out of Lancaster PA every day: A horse pulling a buggy was shot Sunday night in East Lampeter Township, Lancaster County, according to police. The buggy was in the 100 block of North Ronks Road about 9 p.m. Sunday when a car passed it and a loud noise was … Continue reading Make Jedidiah Lead Fiddler at that new Barn Raising…or ELSE

Obamacare: A Time to Raise & A Time to Call

If you're gonna play the game, boy, ya gotta learn to play it right. You got to know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em, Know when to walk away and know when to run. You never count your money when you're sittin' at the table. There'll be time enough for countin' when … Continue reading Obamacare: A Time to Raise & A Time to Call

Saudis & Israelis and the Iranian Reality Bomb

five minutes’ genuine toothache would reveal the romantic sorrows for the nonsense they were. C. S. Lewis The Screwtape Letters XIII Jane Sharpe:  What do you think I am, Molly?  A wh... Molly:  A whore? That's the word you're looking for.   I'm a whore, Jane.   An honest one. You are dishonest. Sharpe's Revenge … Continue reading Saudis & Israelis and the Iranian Reality Bomb

The Key to Defeating the Left: Fill the Blank in Phase Two!

As a general rule, I like being right.  Whether in politics, or when my child has “looked everywhere and it's not there,” or whatever the occasion.  It feels good to be right, especially when somebody else is insisting over and over that I am wrong. The bestest part is when an opponent actually realizes his mistake.  … Continue reading The Key to Defeating the Left: Fill the Blank in Phase Two!

DaTechGuy on DaRadio with Joe Scarborough & the Magnificent Panel’s Links now available!

It not usual that I lead on a Monday no less with the post for the weekend's show. But it's not every day you have the host of a Morning Show of the big three Cable channels on your show for 45 min. You can listen to my interview with Joe Scarborough during my first … Continue reading DaTechGuy on DaRadio with Joe Scarborough & the Magnificent Panel’s Links now available!

Matt Smith (ish) as the Doctor in order 50th Anniversary Special #2 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot

Summary:  Can the forgotten heroes of ages past gain their rightful due?   Plot:  Peter Davison , Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy find themselves getting more and more concerned as the filming dates for the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special comes ever closed ad they're not called.    Their repeated calls to Stephen Moffat offices … Continue reading Matt Smith (ish) as the Doctor in order 50th Anniversary Special #2 The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot

High smoking taxes contribute to Illinois’ grifter culture

Mayor Rahm Emanuel favors adding 75 per pack to Chicago's cigarette taxes. On top of the federal, state, and county fees, this new tax, if enacted, will force Chicagoans to pay $7.42 in taxes--the highest in the nation. As I am the Marathon Pundit, the only smoke you'll see me exhale is the kind that … Continue reading High smoking taxes contribute to Illinois’ grifter culture