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

GOP Special Election win in MA? Newsworthy or not? Two Reporters Weigh In

Saturday in the wake of their massive error I teased CNN about the definition of "Newsworthy". Yesterday I told the story of a special election that took place last week in Massachusetts, a State where Hillary won by 27 points and where they hold super-majorities in both houses, where a GOP State Senate Candidate flipped … Continue reading GOP Special Election win in MA? Newsworthy or not? Two Reporters Weigh In

Don Surber makes the case for Trump Playing 3D Chess

A few days ago I when I said Trump's Mika tweet was a bad idea I included this caveat: Now it’s very possible that this is Trump playing 3D chess while I’m playing checkers.  He knows the media effects of this kind of thing, knows it will help their ratings short term and may want … Continue reading Don Surber makes the case for Trump Playing 3D Chess

Bloomberg for Hillary vs Giuliani for Trump perfectly summarized

Don Surber has been nailing in on Trump a lot lately but he's never nailed it as well has he has when talking the Bloomberg Hillary endorsement: Mike Bloomberg, former mayor of New York City, will endorse Hillary at the DNC convention. That is great news for Trump... ...Rudy Giuliani endorsed Trump. He's America's Mayor. … Continue reading Bloomberg for Hillary vs Giuliani for Trump perfectly summarized

Don Surber on the GOP Search for the Big Friendly STOP TRUMP Button

JD Cahill: You call the tune you pay the piper. Meaning if you don't like the treatment don't rob the banks Cahill US Marshal 1973 Spock: If we had not crossed the Neutral Zone, on your order, you would not now need our opinions to support a decision which should never have had to be … Continue reading Don Surber on the GOP Search for the Big Friendly STOP TRUMP Button

Don Surber writes The Best Paragraph on the Nevada Caucus Results Period

"There is an art to flying, or rather a knack. Its knack lies in learning to throw yourself at the ground and miss. ... Clearly, it is this second part, the missing, that presents the difficulties." The Hitchhikers guide to the Galaxy: So long and thanks for all the Fish I'm just finishing up my … Continue reading Don Surber writes The Best Paragraph on the Nevada Caucus Results Period

The Totalitarian Left in Three Tweets

Want to understand the Totalitarian left? via RS McCain Don Surber managed to explain them in three tweets: Tweet #1 Bernie draws an analogy. Why are we told that it's OK to bring in lettuce and tomatoes from unregulated farms but we cannot bring brand-name drugs across the border?— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) November 25, 2015 … Continue reading The Totalitarian Left in Three Tweets

Maybe Don Surber is Right Part 3

Another day another batch of evidence backing up Don Surber in the news Item: Can you say "Veto Proof"? The president has put his feet in cement in opposition to the Keystone oil pipeline. But on Capitol Hill, more and more Democrats are joining Republicans to force approval of the pipeline, whether Obama wants it … Continue reading Maybe Don Surber is Right Part 3

Surber Rule modified

Valley of the Shadow raises a great point concerning election 2012: Stay on message. Remember the Surber Rule: The economy alone will get a Republican elected president next year. Talk about nothing else. Surber himself gives this example: Reporter: Is homosexuality a choice or genetic? Answer: That’s above my pay grade, as the president likes … Continue reading Surber Rule modified

The Wilhelm Klink school of journalism: Washington Post campus

Hogan: Hey Col Klink this is German Instrument Panel it's an unfair test, naturally the German pilots are going to look better Col Klink: Naturally. Col Hogan: You mean? Col Klink: The aim of a research project my dear Hogan is not to discover new facts. We already KNOW the Luftwaffe personal are superior. Here … Continue reading The Wilhelm Klink school of journalism: Washington Post campus

Don Surber’s Advice to Matt Damon

As yet another multi-millionaire laments on the taxes he is not paying Don Surber offers a solution: Now, Matt Damon has a net worth of $65 million and an income of $24 million a year. If he believes his taxes are too low, I have some advice: donate a few million to Uncle Sam. People … Continue reading Don Surber’s Advice to Matt Damon

Blair and Surber on civility

Tim Blair has a must read post today about how obsession, comparing the "Jewish conspiracy" fetishes in the Arab world with the Palin obsession of the left, it skewers all the right people and closes thus: If Palin’s “extreme rhetoric” causes murders, perhaps we should be keeping an eye on media leftists, for they seem … Continue reading Blair and Surber on civility

Don Surber notices something I didn’t …

...in Ezra Klein's sort of Mea Culpa: Ezra Klein made the biggest mistake that can be made by a liberal — progressive — socialist — communist — no labelist — whatever the heck they call themselves on the 31st of the month. He was being honest. He does not believe in the Constitution. He is … Continue reading Don Surber notices something I didn’t …