Why we fight on Twitter, Why they Ban

Lord Irwin: And stop it we will! I don't care if we fill the jails. Stop it! Arrest anyone, any rank, except Gandhi. We'll cut the strength from under him. And then we'll deal with the Mahatma. Gandhi 1982 Twitter can do without me and I can certainly do without twitter Glenn (Instapundit) Reynolds 2016 … Continue reading Why we fight on Twitter, Why they Ban

An Interesting if Sightly Depressing Anecdote

Lately I've had a lot more responsibility at work as we ramp up for Black Friday and the time that follows and I've been given a lot of people to get up to speed to be ready for the onslaught. Because these days available workers are at such a premium instead of just getting workers … Continue reading An Interesting if Sightly Depressing Anecdote

Would that Gun Owners got the Leniency Over State Lines that Stormy Daniels Did

When I saw the Story about Stormy Daniels arrest in Ohio and read the particulars The report says that when the officers approached the stage, Daniels held the face of the female officer between her breasts. It also says she did the same to a male officer. The report adds that Daniels fondled the buttocks … Continue reading Would that Gun Owners got the Leniency Over State Lines that Stormy Daniels Did

Which of these UK Responses on the #alfieevans case is a parody and which one is real?

John Dickinson: What's so terrible about being called an Englishman? The English don't seem to mind. Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Nor would I, were I given the full rights of an Englishman. But to call me one without those rights is like calling an ox a bull. He's thankful for the honor, but he'd much rather … Continue reading Which of these UK Responses on the #alfieevans case is a parody and which one is real?

China under Xi Trigger Warnings Backed by Real Triggers

Apparently George Orwell's Classic Animal Farm is hitting too close to home for the new Communist Dictator in China: The Chinese government has banned George Orwell’s dystopian satirical novella Animal Farm and the letter ‘N’ in a wide-ranging online censorship crackdown. Experts believe the increased levels of suppression - which come just days after the Chinese Communist Party announced … Continue reading China under Xi Trigger Warnings Backed by Real Triggers

I’m old Enough to Remember when members of the GOP Denounced “Swatting” & the Obama Admin & Media Yawned

Today CNN et/all has finally discovered Swatting A 25-year-old man was arrested in South Los Angeles on Friday night in connection with an alleged "swatting" prank that resulted in a police-involved fatal shooting in Kansas, police said. Authorities identified the suspect as Tyler Barriss of Los Angeles, KABC-TV reported. They say Barriss is suspected of making … Continue reading I’m old Enough to Remember when members of the GOP Denounced “Swatting” & the Obama Admin & Media Yawned

The 1st Amendment (Woke Liberal Translation)

“When I use a word," Humpty Dumpty said in rather a scornful tone, "it means just what I choose it to mean - neither more nor less.” Lewis Carol Through the Looking Glass All animals are equal but some are more equal than others George Orwell Animal Farm One of the most difficult things about … Continue reading The 1st Amendment (Woke Liberal Translation)

10 Thoughts Under the Fedora: London, Violence, and the Left war on, well everything.

Time to interrupt my final two Stacy McCain posts to comment a little on the issues of the day/week. There have been attacks in London and Paris this week.  In Paris the target was just one policeman in London the underground but the most amazing thing about both attacks is the continuing unwillingness of either people … Continue reading 10 Thoughts Under the Fedora: London, Violence, and the Left war on, well everything.

The Required Antifa/Nazi/KKK/Communist List for Decent Americans

We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed. … Continue reading The Required Antifa/Nazi/KKK/Communist List for Decent Americans

DaTechGuy on Da #BostonCommon Many Groups One Anti-Trump Message

Saturday Morning ,much to the concern of DaWife and some of my friends I got in the car and headed to Boston to cover the protests/counter protests going on in Boston post Charlottesville. I left early enough that the traffic was fairly light and getting to Alewife station went directly to the 4th level to … Continue reading DaTechGuy on Da #BostonCommon Many Groups One Anti-Trump Message

Two Boston Shoutouts. The Police and the Young ladies on the Train

I'll have a lot to say about events in Boston tomorrow with photos, video and several interviews to round it out. But before I upload those videos and do anything else let me give one thank-you and two shout outs. First thank all those who consented to interviews (either recorded or not) and gave me … Continue reading Two Boston Shoutouts. The Police and the Young ladies on the Train

Apparently Berkeley Police are allowed to enforce the law if ANTIFA Thugs are in danger

Rock: You are the survivors. The others have run off. It would seem that evil retreats when forcibly confronted. Star Trek: The Savage Curtain 1969 On April 19th in response to the Battle of Berkeley I asked this question: So it’s time for administrators to decide, are they going to continue to sit back watch … Continue reading Apparently Berkeley Police are allowed to enforce the law if ANTIFA Thugs are in danger

The people, not the government, must fix mainstream media

There are two major things that should concern the American people about mainstream media. We've seen one of them very blatantly rear its hypocritical head since the start of election season in 2015: major left-wing bias. The other is even more dangerous and if we don't take hold of the first, we'll be faced with … Continue reading The people, not the government, must fix mainstream media

The Twelve words that forced @twitter to reinstate @instapundit

I was going to hit the sack as I've been up all night but when I saw that Glenn Reynolds had been suspended by twitter it woke me up prompting a spake of tweets noting twitters double standards and the progressive increase in suspending conservatives from Stacy McCain to Milo to Him each one more … Continue reading The Twelve words that forced @twitter to reinstate @instapundit

the University of Houston Should Learn that “all actions Matter”

When I saw this story at Yid With Lid... If colleges are indeed training the nation’s future leaders, America is doomed. On Sunday, the Daily Caller reported that Rohini Sethi, a student government leader at the University of Houston, was suspended and ordered to diversity training for engaging in the heinous act of free speech. … Continue reading the University of Houston Should Learn that “all actions Matter”

The Wheels of the law go round & round or Does Twitter Recruit at Federal Prisons?

You might have forgotten the swatting of Stacy McCain and the threats against his family but the law didn't: The FBI contacted me earlier this month to tell me that the guy responsible for targeting me in a March 2013 SWATting incident was scheduled for sentencing in federal court, but I couldn’t report anything about … Continue reading The Wheels of the law go round & round or Does Twitter Recruit at Federal Prisons?

I’m old enough to remember when Gawker laughed at Kim Davis for Defying court orders

You might recall the left going absolutely batshit when elected official Kim Davis absolutely refused issue marriage licences for gay couples if her name was on it. The site Gawker in particular hated Kim Davis with a passion never missing an opportunity  to attack  Like many others they argued that the rule of law was paramount … Continue reading I’m old enough to remember when Gawker laughed at Kim Davis for Defying court orders

The Twitter Star Chamber Suspends Stacy McCain

Before there was Milo Yiannopoulos there was Robert Stacy McCain. A chain smoking, beer drinking, coffee guzzling hard nosed reporter who rather than simply going with the flow and repeating the conventional wisdom dared to go out into the field and actually see and report for himself. And when he didn't have a spot in … Continue reading The Twitter Star Chamber Suspends Stacy McCain

I’m old enough to remember when Britain was a Free Country

Thug:  You're Mr. Sherlock Holmes ain't ya Sherlock Holmes:  Yes. Thug:  I wouldn't come down here if I was you.  This is Limehouse and we don't fancy you're sort of bloke in these parts. Dr. Watson:  the fellow's absolutely right shouldn't we... Sherlock Holmes:  Quiet Watson,This is still a free country a man may walk … Continue reading I’m old enough to remember when Britain was a Free Country

Majority Muslim City Council? No Big Deal as Long as the Bargain is Kept

As anyone who has ever read this blog knows, I'm an implacable foe of Radical Islam.  I am a supporter of Pam Geller and Robert Spencer and think they are two of the bravest and most honorable people I know.  I think CAIR is a front group for radical Islam and I think everywhere it … Continue reading Majority Muslim City Council? No Big Deal as Long as the Bargain is Kept