How Bad is LA?

by baldilocks Originally posted as a Twitter thread -- with a little expansion.  From my good friend Stephen Green aka the Vodkapundit: In your typical Third-World megalopolis, basic city functions fall into disrepair, while once-eradicated diseases run rampant -- and the local bigwig boasts about saving the world. Los Angeles is quickly becoming a typical … Continue reading How Bad is LA?

Donors Keep the Southern Poverty Law Center Out of Poverty

by baldilocks Today I was interviewed by Chris Levels, who host a BlogTalkRadio show four days a week called Politics and Prophecy.   It was the second time that Chris invited me to his show, the second time that one of us had equipment failure, and the second time that I was one longer that scheduled. … Continue reading Donors Keep the Southern Poverty Law Center Out of Poverty

Waking to a Christmas Layoff the True minimum wage remains at Zero Goal $3600 or 95 $20 subscribers ($5736.74 & 7.5 subscribers so far) Another Update

I was planning to write a piece this morning on the Arab threats that if we recognized Jerusalem as the Capital of Israel they would not make peace with them (as opposed to the every other reason that they have not made peace with Israel over the last 70 years) when I got a phone … Continue reading Waking to a Christmas Layoff the True minimum wage remains at Zero Goal $3600 or 95 $20 subscribers ($5736.74 & 7.5 subscribers so far) Another Update

Robert Stacy McCain In Massachusetts Day 6: TV in Worcester Selective Hate at Amherst and Podcasts

Monday morning was a contradiction, because Sunday had been so busy there had been no real time for the letdown of the high from Saturday's Buffet Books and Blather event but as I hit the adoration chapel after daily mass there was a sense of urgency as Stacy's TV appearance so I cut my prayer … Continue reading Robert Stacy McCain In Massachusetts Day 6: TV in Worcester Selective Hate at Amherst and Podcasts

DaTechGuy’s Speech at the Friday Morning Group

A week ago I spoke at the Friday Morning Group in Lexington Ma. Old friend Janet Aldrich was kind enough to record this speech: Janet by the way has, for a decade, done yeoman's work in covering state hearings. I interviewed her after this event. Her youtube channel Beacon Hill Flagg that is THE go … Continue reading DaTechGuy’s Speech at the Friday Morning Group

Sept 1st Paycheck Goal: $190 down $270 to go by Aug 20

UPDATE:  $190 of $460 raised Today my wife returns to work for her first day on the job since her surgery. I'd like to thank all of you who have sent good wishes and prayers for this day. While I did not manage to make the goal of the layoff bleg we were able to … Continue reading Sept 1st Paycheck Goal: $190 down $270 to go by Aug 20

The Bad News: My Layoff Bleg Goal $2500 by August 10 ($1410 down $1090 to go)

Update: $1410 of $2500 raised so far (8-14-17) A few weeks ago I and the rest of the people on 3rd shift at the warehouse where I've worked since 2015 were informed that said 3rd shift was to be eliminated. On Friday with 30 minutes left to our final shift our small Band of Brothers … Continue reading The Bad News: My Layoff Bleg Goal $2500 by August 10 ($1410 down $1090 to go)

Looking and Finding

by baldilocks I had a lot of trouble concentrating today, as anyone who follows my Facebook and Twitter feeds already knows. I got up at around two this morning, having “slept” for a few hours—more of a fitful opening and closing of my eyes. The problem? I have been applying for jobs like crazy for … Continue reading Looking and Finding

Quiet Day in the Neighborhood

by baldilocks After this happened yesterday, a few of my online friends messaged me to make sure that all was well with me. (Bless you.) As a third night of protests over Donald Trump's election swept through major cities, nearly 200 people were arrested by Los Angeles police in the downtown L.A. About 150 people … Continue reading Quiet Day in the Neighborhood

Impressions

by baldilocks I'm having a bit of trouble concentrating today. Not an unusual state of affairs, but, today, it's really bad due to the fact that I'm in the process of incorporating new habits into my life. So I leave you with a review of my already-published novel while I work on the new one. … Continue reading Impressions

DaTechGuy’s Field Guide to CPAC 2014 Bloggers Andrew Malcolm

The latest in my CPAC short interviews Yes I was sitting on the floor during this interview while Andrew was standing up. To see all of my video as soon as it's uploaded check out my Youtube Channel here. ******************************************************************** It's Thursday and with less than 72 hours to go to finish the week in … Continue reading DaTechGuy’s Field Guide to CPAC 2014 Bloggers Andrew Malcolm

Stills from CPAC 2014 Wednesday

Cannoli anyone? The first arrival on Radio Row Waiting for Credentials Harriet gets the first Cannoli! You really should buy Michael Isenberg's book Full Asylum The Vendor Booth I most wish to visit In full Fedora/Cannoli mode The kid with lid strikes a pose ******************************************************************** It's Thursday and with less than 72 hours to go … Continue reading Stills from CPAC 2014 Wednesday

The Tragedy of Jimmie Bise

Conor:   Think of it another way, are there still people in your society who have not discovered who they really are or what they're meant to do with their lives... ? They may be in the wrong job... they may be writing bad poetry. Even worse, there may be great poets working as laborers, never … Continue reading The Tragedy of Jimmie Bise

DaTechGuy on DaRadio & Under the Fedora now available

It's catchup time at DaTechGuy blog. A quick reminder that last week's Under the Fedora Column is available at Conservatively Speaking.net, The Minority Report, Zilla of the Resistance, NACBU & The Conservative Commune. A Peek On the same subject Morning Joe argued Tuesday that Rush Limbaugh had hurt republicans because Democrats had won 4 of … Continue reading DaTechGuy on DaRadio & Under the Fedora now available

Never go after a real reporter

"I fear all we have done is to awaken a sleeping giant and fill him with a terrible resolve." Tora Tora Tora 1970 There are many problems a one sided unquestioning media creates for the country. Much to the surprise of our friends on the left in general and Brett Kimberlin & co in particular … Continue reading Never go after a real reporter