Mass Fiscal Alliance, Bill Maher & Low info voters

Hazel:  Is cowslip coming?  Maybe he knows. Fiver:  He wouldn’t  come.  He told me to stop talking about it Richard Adams Watership Down 1978 You have done this deed in secret, but I will bring it about in the presence of all Israel, and with the sun looking down.' 2 Samuel 12:12 At their new … Continue reading Mass Fiscal Alliance, Bill Maher & Low info voters

Novel Excerpt: Arlen’s Harem

by baldilocks Yes, I know that I have been saying that my new novel would be ready this year. Probably not, but I have been working on it and I just want to remind readers that it exists, still.  ****** "So, your Italian side is in effect today, I see," said Cordelia. "Yeah. Next week, … Continue reading Novel Excerpt: Arlen’s Harem

The Nerd Orgy Proof

Howard: Come on, are we gonna sit around chatting like a bunch of teenage girls, or are we gonna play D&D like a bunch of teenage boys who are never gonna have sex with those teenage girls? The Big Bang Theory The Love Spell Potential 2013 Far be it from me to suggest that gay pedophiles … Continue reading The Nerd Orgy Proof

Mary Landrieu Suggests You “Get a Life” if her Keg Stand Assist Offends You

SHREVEPORT -- In our weekly Mary Landrieu report, we note that Keg-Stand-Mary thinks you need to just “get a life” if you were offended by her assist for a 28-year old guy doing a keg stand at last week’s LSU-Mississippi State game. In a news conference this week, Mary said: “They need to get a … Continue reading Mary Landrieu Suggests You “Get a Life” if her Keg Stand Assist Offends You

What if the GOP Wins Without us in 2014?

I have been making a principled argument for Tea Party / Libertarians to swallow their pride and vote GOP this year from LA to NH etc based on the need to stop the even worse Democrats. Now let me make one rather self serving / pragmatic point: If the GOP loses without us, failing to … Continue reading What if the GOP Wins Without us in 2014?

NPS’ sneak-attack entrance fee hikes betray larger problem

By John Ruberry Since last autumn's government shutdown, when "Barrycades" blocked visitors from entering National Park Service sites such as Yellowstone, but also open-space plazas such as the World War II Memorial in Washington, the NPS has gone from America's most-loved federal agency to a place among the rest of the Everglades-type muck that is the national … Continue reading NPS’ sneak-attack entrance fee hikes betray larger problem

Setting the Captives Free

by baldilocks By now, everyone knows that a woman was beheaded in a Moore, Oklahoma workplace by a Muslim--one who was terminated from that same workplace for proselytizing there. It also appears that this Muslim--Alton Alexander Nolen aka Ja'Keem Yisrael--was a repeat felon. None of his felonies were nearly as violent as the act he … Continue reading Setting the Captives Free

DaTechGuy (off?) the Radio Noon EST

Today is a bittersweet day for DaTechguy on DaRadio. Today's Broadcast is our 201st Since DaTechguy first debuted on WCRN on November 20th 2010. That's an excellent run for any Boutique radio show. However all good tings must come to an end and this week we've been informed both our flagship WBWN & WPLM on … Continue reading DaTechGuy (off?) the Radio Noon EST

Maybe Burson-Marsteller can call it a “Gentleman’s Agreement”

PM Jim Hacker: Then there's this business of the UN vote on Israel tonight, the US wants us to abstain. Sir Humphrey Appleby: I'm sure it's a question of maintaining our relationship with the Arabs, the power of Islam, Oil supplies. Pm Jim Hacker: Humphrey I'm talking about what's right and wrong. Sir Humphrey Appleby: … Continue reading Maybe Burson-Marsteller can call it a “Gentleman’s Agreement”

Up next: A mercenary army?

First, a definition: mercenary [mur-suh-ner-ee] adjective 1. working or acting merely for money or other reward; venal. 2. hired to serve in a foreign army, guerrilla organization, etc. noun, plural mercenaries. 3. a professional soldier hired to serve in a foreign army. I have been blogging for years on the current administration's dereliction of their … Continue reading Up next: A mercenary army?

The Eric Holder Political IQ Test

Yesterday in the media and on the internet the only subject anyone seemed to be talking about was Eric Holder's decision to resign. We're written sufficiently about Mr. Holder that his misdeeds do not need to be re-listed here but there seems to be an aura of unreality in the celebratory mood at Mr Holder's … Continue reading The Eric Holder Political IQ Test

DaTechGuy’s Rebuttal to our Putin/Russia Guest Post

A few hours ago this guest post went up on the site as a guest post to rebut a piece of mine concerning Putin and Russia. That post contained some rather....interesting...opinions concerning Russia, Putin, the west and the Catholic Church the like of which have never been posted on this site before and are unlikely … Continue reading DaTechGuy’s Rebuttal to our Putin/Russia Guest Post

Guest Post: Defending Vladimir Putin, the Russian people, and the Orthodox Christian faith

by 1389AD & CzechRebel (Note DTG: On Sept 9th I sent out an e-mail blast promoting my post The Orcs of Russia & Memphis. I got a reply from 1389 counterjihad blog objecting to my "mindless Russia Bashing". I wrote back with the following offer saying in part: If you would like write an original … Continue reading Guest Post: Defending Vladimir Putin, the Russian people, and the Orthodox Christian faith

The Unintended Transparency Of Common Core Lobbyists

By A.P. Dillon A few weeks back, I wrote a piece called The Unintended Transparency of Obama's DOJ. This article is in that same theme of unintended transparency, only this time it's Common Core related. It seems that a lobbyist organization funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation was caught targeting Catholic schools over their pushback on … Continue reading The Unintended Transparency Of Common Core Lobbyists

The GOP Death Wish: Romney 2016

Can't Anybody here play this game? Casey Stengel Scotty: There’s an old, old saying on earth, Mr. Sulu: “Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me.” Star Trek: Friday’s Child 1967 When I saw this under Byron York's byline I cringed: What are the ultimate chances Romney runs? One member of … Continue reading The GOP Death Wish: Romney 2016

Aren’t we lucky we have Mark Eric Dyson & Jonathan Merritt….

....because obviously all of the Christian biblical scholars who have lived and written over the centuries had scripture wrong till they came around: But the wrong-headed belief that hitting children is not only a good thing but a "God thing" is rooted in poor and partial readings of the Bible, as well as ignorance about modern … Continue reading Aren’t we lucky we have Mark Eric Dyson & Jonathan Merritt….

Pretty good news from Latin America: the Pacific Alliance

While Venezuela, at one time arguably the richest country in the region, sells itself to Cuba and careens into disaster, and Argentina, another has-been, defaults yet again, it is easy to despair about the state of things in our hemisphere. It comes as a relief to read about the Pacific Alliance, a common market in … Continue reading Pretty good news from Latin America: the Pacific Alliance

The same old 50 It’s always been

The Doctor: You were smiling at nothing. I'd almost say you were in love but, to be honest... Clara: Honest? The Doctor:  ...you're not a young woman anymore. Clara: Yes, I am. The Doctor:  Well you don't look it. Clara:  I do look it The Doctor:  That's right keep your spirits up Doctor Who Into the … Continue reading The same old 50 It’s always been

Principalities

by baldilocks The following text is the first part of the War Powers Resolution of 1973. The last time that I reminded readers of its existence was in 2011, when President Obama decided, without congressional authority, to pull the rug out from under Muammar Qaddafi. PURPOSE AND POLICY SEC. 2. (a) It is the purpose of … Continue reading Principalities

5 Reasons America is in Decline Due to Federal Government Insanity

No one can deny that life is harder than it used to be. We have an unemployment rate that does not seem to want to come down, we keep getting into firefights in the Middle East, and prices at the supermarket keep rising yet salaries don’t keep pace. I have identified at five reasons (and … Continue reading 5 Reasons America is in Decline Due to Federal Government Insanity