Tomorrow’s Cookout Invaders

by baldilocks There was a time – during the Old West period, at least according to the movies -- when interrupting a meal would result in lead poisoning for the interrupter. I’m glad those days are over, but as with all good things, there are side effects. My parents didn’t answer the phone during the … Continue reading Tomorrow’s Cookout Invaders

Don’t Forget: They Want You Dead

by baldilocks #MeToo What is the relationship between complete disarmament of the entire American populace, open borders, and opposition to the so-call Muslim ban? Mexico is a nightmare of a nation-state, totally controlled by the demonic drug and human-trafficking cartels. The operational activities of these cartels rivals those of ISIS. Mexico’s murder rate is number … Continue reading Don’t Forget: They Want You Dead

Segregation Now!

by baldilocks Don't call it a comeback The latest in political delineation news is that White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders was refused service at Red Hen Restaurant in Lexington, Virginia. Sanders merely reported it and said that she and her family complied and left. And this is fair. As Peter pointed out, restaurants … Continue reading Segregation Now!

CNN Sure Can Pick ‘Em

by baldilocks Almost as if it isn't an accident I saw this yesterday. Dean Obeidallah is a radio host and CNN contributor. This is pretty bad. https://t.co/wtHAB48Nvb — still A CurmudgEon (@billpresson) May 27, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Are u wearing a Nazi outfit? — (((DeanObeidallah))) (@DeanObeidallah) May 27, 2018 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js 1. It’s my father and not … Continue reading CNN Sure Can Pick ‘Em

We Averted Our Eyes

by baldilocks I’m old enough to remember when I was called delusional by an alleged conservative for pointing this out. That happened in 2008. But I’m certain that Don Surber was pointing it out back then also. Here he is in a well-earned I-told-you-so: Barack Obama is a communist. Mild compared to Castro or Mao, … Continue reading We Averted Our Eyes

When Your Enemy Tells You What He Will Do, Believe Him

by baldilocks Or her. Some entertainment to look forward to; and when I say entertainment, I mean war. The White House anticipates a Democratic House will vote to impeach President Trump – but that his opponents won’t be able to muster the 67 Senate votes needed to throw him out of office. Trump advisors in … Continue reading When Your Enemy Tells You What He Will Do, Believe Him

Starbucks Handles its Business … Poorly

by baldilocks One might say that Starbucks is defecating on its own market share, but I hate going for the easy poop joke. Yes, I'm lying. Seriously, it’s sad to watch as a thriving business dies, even when it Deserves to Die.TM Even when it is committing suicide. Monica Showalter: The ever well meaning Starbucks … Continue reading Starbucks Handles its Business … Poorly

The United Kingdom is Out of Time

by baldilocks Shakespeare wept And in other news regarding the downfall of the UK … Schools are removing analogue clocks from examination halls because teenagers are unable to tell the time, a head teachers’ union has said. Teachers are now installing digital devices after pupils sitting their GCSE and A-level exams complained that they were … Continue reading The United Kingdom is Out of Time

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

Justice Stevens Keeps It Real

by baldilocks Today, everyone is talking about the op-ed penned by retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens. Rarely in my lifetime have I seen the type of civic engagement schoolchildren and their supporters demonstrated in Washington and other major cities throughout the country this past Saturday. These demonstrations demand our respect. They reveal the … Continue reading Justice Stevens Keeps It Real

Our Enemies are Friendly to Each Other … For Now

by baldilocks Sitting in for Fausta. I don't know why people are shocked by this ... The Women's March Has a Farrakhan Problem Mass movements are sewn together from a wide variety of sources, so they often sweep in unwanted companions as they move toward their goals. No one, however, expected to discover that three … Continue reading Our Enemies are Friendly to Each Other … For Now

Imagine There’s No Money and No Guns

by baldilocks Title sung to the melody of John Lennon's Imagine, appropriately enough. They always tell you what they’re planning and the plan always involves control of two things: you and your money. From Aaron Sorkin at the New York Times: Here’s an idea. What if the finance industry — credit card companies like Visa, … Continue reading Imagine There’s No Money and No Guns

Who Runs Things?

by baldilocks When Barack Obama was president of the United States of America, I was afraid, but not of Obama the individual. Neither his party, nor his ideology – mundane Leftism – nor even his spiritual beliefs whether it was Black Liberation Theology or crypto-Islam or covert atheism – were fear-inducing to me. I was … Continue reading Who Runs Things?

Libyan Slave Markets and Jumping into the Fire

by baldilocks A few people are still talking about slave markets of Libya. (Allow me to say something nice about CNN.) Some seem to think they just sprang up only since the ouster of Gaddafi, but they've been around for a long time and black Africans are the primary product. Again. And the African migration … Continue reading Libyan Slave Markets and Jumping into the Fire

Obama and Iran’s Mullahs: A Love Story? (UPDATED)

by baldilocks My old boss, Roger L. Simon, delves into the first issue that came to my mind when I read that the Iranian people were protesting against the mullahs: the last time it happened. That was in 2009. Back in those pre-9/11 days when I identified as a liberal, the one thing I was … Continue reading Obama and Iran’s Mullahs: A Love Story? (UPDATED)