Cecil the Lion Proves Evan Sayet Right

Yesterday I noted the irony of the black lives matter crowd using the #alllionsmatter hashtag for their purposes with this quote from Althouse emphasis mine "Why are the Americans more concerned than us?" said Joseph Mabuwa, a 33-year-old father-of-two cleaning his car in the center of the capital. "We never hear them speak out when … Continue reading Cecil the Lion Proves Evan Sayet Right

Attention MSM & Hillary We aren’t all Sheldon

There  has been a lot talk about Hillary Clinton's apparently ill fated trip to Chipotle, including some teasing that she wasn't recognized by the customers there. However Ann Althouse brought up a point that it appears nobody else thought of. I once sat in a restaurant next to John Lennon and Yoko Ono, and I … Continue reading Attention MSM & Hillary We aren’t all Sheldon

Chris Cillizza Channels Jesse Myerson (or Journo-list)

I was looking at Chris Cillizza's piece in the post concerning Rand Paul and Bill Clinton some posts around it I was instantly reminded me of Robert Stacy McCain's exchanges with Jesse Myerson. The Success of Jesse Myerson's attempt to rationalize communism success is dependent on reaching a group of Salon readers who are not … Continue reading Chris Cillizza Channels Jesse Myerson (or Journo-list)

Pre-Debate thought 2: Ann Althouse: Maid Marion in Madison

At first I wouldn't believe, because I was a Norman I wouldn't let myself believe... Olivia DeHavilland The Adventures of Robin Hood 1938 JOURNALIST: Public opinion-made to order. DIZ*: Yeah, Taylor-made. Mr. Smith Goes to Washington 1938 This morning I briefly linked to Ann Althouse's piece as an update to my bit on polling and … Continue reading Pre-Debate thought 2: Ann Althouse: Maid Marion in Madison

One of the realities of a Romney Candidacy…

Played itself out yesterday as Andrew Sullivan went after his Mormonism talking about a Mormon "mask". Ann Althouse is unimpressed: Imagine some friend of yours told you something like that about some other religious group. Test it with every religious group can think of, referring to political candidates that you like and dislike. Hold yourself … Continue reading One of the realities of a Romney Candidacy…

Isn’t this post by Ann Althouse ….

...concerning the president's lying about his past: Obama lied about a central fact about his own life which he used — powerfully — to push health care reform. ...more proof of the Virginian's and Stacy's thesis? Perhaps, but between the president's actions and her experiences in Wisconsin this year I'm more than satisfied with where … Continue reading Isn’t this post by Ann Althouse ….

“Sherman never admitted he made a mistake but never repeated it.”

During the campaign for Atlanta William Tecumseh Sherman Faced Joseph Johnston inferior force over the highly defensible terrain of Northern Georgia. Sherman used his advantage of a larger force to turn and flank Johnston out of position after position as he slowly proceeded closer and closer to his objective of Atlanta, but Sherman was worried … Continue reading “Sherman never admitted he made a mistake but never repeated it.”

“There is no Macra Fraud”: UPDATE Prosser now ahead?

This is an emergency! Control must be believed and obeyed! No-one in the colony believes in Macra! There is no such thing as Macra! Macra do not exist! There are no Macra! Dr. Who the Macra Terror 1967. I couldn't help but think of that lost episode when I read this from Ann Althouse response … Continue reading “There is no Macra Fraud”: UPDATE Prosser now ahead?

The internet never forgets

Cross posted at the Minority Report: The internet has had a liberating impact for humanity. It allows the average person access to more information faster than kings and presidents of old. It is a platform for everyone from Charlie Sheen to protesters in Egypt to express themselves. The internet is also unforgiving. The teenage girl … Continue reading The internet never forgets

If you want to know what is actually happening in Wisconsin…

You need to be reading Ann Althouse these days. And don't miss this exchange on Bloggerheads TV Watch the whole exchange, this particular quote is spot on: There is no comparison between the rhetoric of the tea party and the rhetoric of these protesters. This is 100 times worse, I mean you have to look … Continue reading If you want to know what is actually happening in Wisconsin…

Ollie’s Barbaque and short memories

Ann Althouse who has done the best reporting on Madison period (BTW how does she have time to do all of this. Doesn't she teach law somewhere?) brings us a blast from the past. Ollie's Barbecue is a family owned restaurant in Birmingham, Alabama, specializing in barbecued meats and homemade pies, with a seating capacity … Continue reading Ollie’s Barbaque and short memories

Stop Shouting writes the post of the decade

The blog stop shouting has only 4 posts in it over the last 3 years, but this one should be repeated everywhere. You MUST go to her site and read this but I'm going to grab just a few pieces to share its awesomeness: I have been silent long enough. I have bent, I have … Continue reading Stop Shouting writes the post of the decade

Ann Althouse joins the Axis of Fedora

There is no escape! Exit question, Compare this photo with this one of Stacy, Smitty and I. How is it that Ann looks like that in a fedora and we look like, well us? Update: Little Miss Attila was a member even before Ann, but she has to be considered an honorary member in one … Continue reading Ann Althouse joins the Axis of Fedora

Ann Althouse qualifes under the 20/40 rule hands down.

I was perusing memeorandum to see if there was anything I wanted to rant about before I hit the sack and noticed a link that included Ann Althouse. I don't normally see Althouse listed there so I checked out the post. It was in answer to Rush Limbaugh and the lessons of the 60's. The … Continue reading Ann Althouse qualifes under the 20/40 rule hands down.