Capt Renault: I'm shocked shocked to find gambling going on here.Coupier: Your winnings sirCapt Renault: Oh thank you very much, now everybody out at once!Casablanca 1942 Then Jesus spoke to the crowds and to his disciples, "The scribes and the Pharisees have taken their seat on the chair of Moses. Therefore, do and observe all … Continue reading The Holy Father, Capt Renault and the Irony of Truth
“First we must cross the river,” Benito was saying. “Do you believe me now when I tell you that you must not attempt to swim it, or even get wet from it, or must you try that too?” “What happens if I just dive in?” “Then you will be as you were in the … Continue reading A Kavanaugh Reminder To the Left, You Did This To Yourselves
Wasn't it just last week that the MSM and the left insisted that Woodward's book was Gospel? "So let’s set aside the Comey firing, which as a Constitutional law professor, no one will ever persuade me can be obstruction. And Rod Rosenstein has laid out reasons why even if those weren’t the president’s reasons. Set … Continue reading Woodward: Collusion, What Collusion?
A few days ago my son and I went to the Lynn Auditorium for a screening of the classic movie Monty Python and the Holy Grail which was followed by a Q & A session with comedy giant and founding member of Monty Python troupe, John Cleese. Massachusetts is a heavily blue state (Clinton by … Continue reading Cleese & Grail vs Gadsby & Nanette: Advantage Cleese
It's become practically a cliche in media and the left that to believe in religion is to be a "science denier". This conveniently forgets that that men of faith have been men of science for centuries and that the university system itself came from the Catholic church. That's why I think this story is going … Continue reading I’m Old Enough to Remember When Believing in Creation Meant You Were a Science Denier
[The two priests arrive at the scene of the fight between Sean Thornton & Red Will Danaher] Father Paul: Father, shouldn't we put a stop to it now? Father Lonergan: [Smiling, making fighting movements] Ah, we should lad, yes we should, it's our duty. Yes, it's our duty... [Smiles as a punch is heard] The Quiet Man 1952 … Continue reading The Unexpectedly Chronicles: Redefining Words Schadenfreude Edition
On WEEI as I was driving into work today in between expressions of delight at the unexpected success of the Celtics vs LeBron James and Cleveland I was listening to the hosts express surprise that Matt Light won the fan vote for the Patriots Hall of fame over Richard Seymour and Mike Vrabel. On Wednesday, … Continue reading Matt Light Made the Patriots Hall of Fame for Being Ashamed of Being a Patriot When the Team Kneeled
It just hit me that in all our critique of the Michelle Wolf business before an audience of reporters that something was missing. A Tom Brokaw joke. Here is a woman, supposedly speaking truth to power, who prides herself as a supporter of #metoo who had no problem hitting powerful influential republican women but didn't … Continue reading Did Michelle Wolf Sign the Brokaw Letter?
Loves the world, except for all the people Men at work Dr. Heckyll and Mr. Jive 1982 I think Ace has nailed it when it comes to starbucks. 25. That'll be great for Starbucks' business. Their yuppie douchebag clientele love the homeless in the abstract, but we'll see how much they appreciate their coffee shops … Continue reading Starbucks about to be Alinkied
...because they'll have a bad reaction to this: Sope Aluko, a Christian actress born in Nigeria who holds U.S. and British citizenship, said that the set of "Black Panther" (2018) felt "almost like church." "During breaks we shared our testimony of how we got to where [we] did and most of the people were testifying … Continue reading DaTechGuy Quick Thoughts: Shhhh Don’t Tell Christophobes Joy Behar or Gus Kenworthy about the Black Panther Set…
We've written about Canada's sudden discovery that illegal immigration isn't good for a country when people in the US illegally decided to do what Hollywood stars didn't and moved to Canada. Well via Drudge the NYT has an interesting piece on the subject titled Migrants Fleeing to Canada Learn Even a Liberal Nation Has Limits … Continue reading Canada to Haitians in Miami: “Come to Canada Illegally & We’ll Deport you to your Shithole Country”
George Washington McLintock: Now Katherine, are you going to believe what you see, or what I tell you? McLintock! 1963 Two years ago I wrote about an interesting incident in Jerusalem. It seems that the "Palestinians" were objecting to treatment they claimed they were receiving when visiting the Temple/Mount area and a solution was suggested by … Continue reading History Repeats Itself: The Left Embraces PLO Reasoning on Body Cams
Timon: Let me get this straight. You know her. She knows you. But she wants to eat him. And everybody's okay with this? The Lion King 1994 Over at Yid with Lid old friend Jeff Dunetz writes about an interesting bit from Donna Brazile's book: According to Philip Rucker of the Washington Post who obtained an … Continue reading Donna Brazile Makes you go Hmmmmm #1 F*** Bernie Give me Biden!
There are two stories out there that are winding the irony meter to 11. The first is the one that everyone is talking about, that is Hollywood Leftist and kingmaker Harvey Weinstein's outing as a serial Sexual Harasser by the New York Times. The idea of course that a Hollywood exec would use his power … Continue reading Two Ironies Weinstein & Hollywood Left Budweiser and the NFL Protests