Masses Moved

by baldilocks I'm back. Originally posted February 17, 2004. Self-education has its benefits; it’s generated by true desire for knowledge, unclouded by the bureaucracy of formal education, uses straight-forward language as its vehicle. Formal education has some good points as well: that degree looks good on your wall. (Calm down, all you PhDs, JDs, MDs, … Continue reading Masses Moved

Neo Neocon & Fred Hof tell an old Soviet Joke

There is an old joke from the Soviet Union that has stuck with me over the years. Lenin Stalin & Brezhnev are in a train compartment together traveling in the Soviet Union when suddenly the train lurches to a stop. After 10 minutes of waiting Lenin turns to the others and says "Comrades, don't worry … Continue reading Neo Neocon & Fred Hof tell an old Soviet Joke

Fifty Bodyguards in Syria for Barack Obama’s Manhood

Closing caption:  This picture is dedicated to the fifty The Great Escape 1963 At the end of the movie the Great Escape a group of prisoners led by James Garner's character Hendley are returned to the POW came that they had escaped from and are given the shocking news from the senior officer of the … Continue reading Fifty Bodyguards in Syria for Barack Obama’s Manhood

The Best Synod 15 Advice there is…

...comes from Cardinal Pell: Paragraphs 85 and 86 are not on communion for the divorced and remarried. Communion for the divorced and remarried wasn’t mentioned in the document. It wasn’t mentioned even as a possibility. No endorsement has been given for it, and if priests or people are to use their conscience, they have to … Continue reading The Best Synod 15 Advice there is…

Fatca: Discrimination with no representation

Most people who spend their employment years in the U.S. will never hear of Fatca, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act. Fatca was enacted in 2010 under the Obama Democrat administration. However, Fatca affects an estimated eight million American citizens working overseas. As the Wall Street Journal points out (emphasis added) there are compliance costs, Fatca … Continue reading Fatca: Discrimination with no representation

Stacy McCain: A Black Woman & a Kettle of Pot

As he is want to do Stacy McCain tends to find some of the funniest stuff on the net posted by various feminists on Tumbler: Tumblr can be the funniest thing on the planet sometimes. https://t.co/UiSwgJc766 — Robert Stacy McCain (@rsmccain) October 29, 2015 Going to the post I expected a rant concerning feminism, instead … Continue reading Stacy McCain: A Black Woman & a Kettle of Pot

Obama’s ‘Testing Cap’ Comes At Convenient Political Moment

By A.P. Dillon If it looks like a political stunt and smells like a political stunt, then it stands to reason it is a political stunt. President Obama's big shift in rhetoric on testing this past week comes at a politically convenient time.  In a total course reversal, Obama wants a cap that limits the testing on … Continue reading Obama’s ‘Testing Cap’ Comes At Convenient Political Moment

Why Ted Cruz’s CNBC Debate Speech Worked

Last night I dreamed that I went to get an interview with Ted Cruz and he was absolutely soaking wet, when I asked why he said his crew had emptied the gatorade bucket over him. That's not a surprise because other than a Knights of Columbus meeting and the occasional check on the world series … Continue reading Why Ted Cruz’s CNBC Debate Speech Worked

How CNBC Handled the GOP Debate in Three Tweets

This one was during the debate Question: If the #CNBCGOPDebate moderators simply asked each candidate "why do you & the #gop suck?" over & over would it be any different?— Peter Ingemi (@DaTechGuyblog) October 29, 2015 This one was after the debate The good news for @cnbc after the #CNBCGOPDebate everyone is talking about their … Continue reading How CNBC Handled the GOP Debate in Three Tweets

Are you kidding me? Hillary cries Sexism

There are a lot of things today that need to be laughed at. Today too many people are so disconnected from reality, so fearful of the wrath of the left or ignorant that they allow things that should produce mocking laughter automatically actually threat these things seriously. So this is the first in a semi … Continue reading Are you kidding me? Hillary cries Sexism

Three elections this week you probably missed

Last Sunday, three Latin American countries held elections: Argentina, Guatemala, and Colombia. In Argentina, governor of Buenos Aires Province Daniel Scioli, president Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner’s anointed, was regarded as a “clear favorite.” The local media started the evening reporting he won, and by midnight the results showed Scioli at 36.7% of the vote, while … Continue reading Three elections this week you probably missed

The EPA Vs Hollywood Advantage Hollywood

Even the most disengaged person in the country knows that for all the talk of artistry Hollywood is pretty much a PR machine. Hollywood pushes all kinds of movies:  fantasy, action, comedies, kid flicks.  There are all kinds of actors, A list stars, character actors, unknowns, You see war, peace love and lessons, CGI and … Continue reading The EPA Vs Hollywood Advantage Hollywood

Pope Francis, Clever as a Fox or Larry in the Boat

12th Doctor: Ashildr! He doesn't care. Ashildr: But I do. Oh, God, I do. I actually do. I, I care. 12th Doctor: It's awful, isn't it? It's infuriating. You think you don't care, then you fall off the wagon. Ashildr: Never mind about me. What are we going to do about them? We have to … Continue reading Pope Francis, Clever as a Fox or Larry in the Boat

Bacon Panic + Poor Math Skills = Easy Money

Yesterday all over the web and on TV shows everywhere (even from sane folks like Jake Tapper) about the horrible terrible news that your bacon will be the death of you. The WHO findings were drafted by a panel of 22 international experts who reviewed decades of research on the link between red meat, processed … Continue reading Bacon Panic + Poor Math Skills = Easy Money

Hollywood vs Rich’s Comix blog advantage Rich

For a while one of my favorite places on the net was Rich's comic blog.  It ran the incredible strip The Ten Doctors, an almost 2 year extravaganza that you can download from this page.  My daily visit to the spot to see if the next strip was up was the first place I looked … Continue reading Hollywood vs Rich’s Comix blog advantage Rich