Lindsey Graham as Kirk Douglas, Ted Cruz as Tony Curtis

One of the great action movies of the 50's was the 1958's The Vikings staring Kirk Douglas, Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh. If you like action, adventure and a touch of comedy, you'll want to watch it. At a key point of the picture viking prince Einar (Kirk Douglas) prays to Odin the Viking God. … Continue reading Lindsey Graham as Kirk Douglas, Ted Cruz as Tony Curtis

My GOP Debate Takeaways

OK I've had a few hours to sleep on it and here are my debate takeaways. Winner:  Main Debate Rand Paul:  Despite not having much time in the early rounds won two segments.  Made strong cases for everything he believed and sold his positions well.  Accomplished everything he needed to do, the only question is do … Continue reading My GOP Debate Takeaways

Gop Debate #1 Running updates

quick thoughts on the GOP debate(s)   Update:  Apparently the whole world agrees that Carly is the big winner: She also beat Chris Matthews to a pulp I think the MSNBC audience that heard that is now praying that she doesn't end up the nominee or anywhere near the GOP ticket. My advice to each candidate … Continue reading Gop Debate #1 Running updates

Playing Whack A Mole With Wacko Birds

By A.P. Dillon I have the distinct feeling most of us are witnessing a political version of whack-a-mole. However, in this case, it's now wack0-birds in place of the moles. Recently, Donald Trump gave out Lindsey Graham's cell phone number at a public event. Lindsey Graham took a whack back at Trump for 'selling fear and prejudice'. … Continue reading Playing Whack A Mole With Wacko Birds

GOP Poison Poll Final Round

Well we gave everyone a week or two to rest on it and now we come to the nitty Gritty the final round of the GOP poison poll. In the penultimate round Senator Marco Rubio, Senator Rick Santorum & Gov George Pataki all managed to get themselves removed from the vote with between 1% - … Continue reading GOP Poison Poll Final Round

Conservatism: Every Moment is a teaching moment

It was from such an unlikely beginning as an unwanted fungus accidentally growing on a sterile plate that Sir Alexander Flemming gave the world penicillin.  James Watt watched an ordinary household kettle boiling and conceived the potentially of steam power.  Would Albert Einstein ever have hit upon the theory of relativity if he hadn't been … Continue reading Conservatism: Every Moment is a teaching moment

Lindsey Graham to Hispanics: You’re too Dumb to Understand Conservatism

Clara:  Please tell me there's a button you can press to fix this! 11th Doctor: Oh  Yes, big friendly button Clara:  You're lying 11th Doctor:  Yep. Clara:  To stop me freaking out? 11th Doctor:  Is it working? Clara:  Not so much. Doctor Who:  Journey to the Center of the TARDIS 2013   Marco Rubio may … Continue reading Lindsey Graham to Hispanics: You’re too Dumb to Understand Conservatism

The Common Thread of the Left Senators McCain Graham and…Somebody

Via Unedited politics we have video of Senators John McCain (R-AZ) Lindsey Graham (R-SC) and Kelly Ayotte (R-NH) impromptu press availability after talking to Susan Rice today on Benghazi. Senator Graham makes a good point about John Bolton and I think Senator Ayotte hits it out of the park with this statement: Just to be … Continue reading The Common Thread of the Left Senators McCain Graham and…Somebody

Kelly Ayotte: The Invisible Senator at the Benghazi event

"We owe it to the American people to make sure that we understand: Exactly what happened, What went wrong, Why couldn't the greatest military in the world respond when an attack occurred almost over a seven hour period, and why were there at the minimum, misstatements made and certainly misimpressions given to the American people … Continue reading Kelly Ayotte: The Invisible Senator at the Benghazi event

Time for the FATWA on Chris Muir

No not because his excellent daily cartoon Day by Day is now available at DaTechGuy's blog but because of today's cartoon: The really sad thing about this; it's not a joke. It has reached a point where such a drawing is an act of courage, where radical Islamists will condemn such a drawing and murder … Continue reading Time for the FATWA on Chris Muir

Lindsey Graham proves the power of the Tea Party

This story from the Hill (via Glenn) is more significant that you might think: Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) is playing defense against conservatives in his state angry with his record. Nothing odd about that, lots of people are trying to shore up their bonafides these days The Tea Party appearance was paired with appearances on … Continue reading Lindsey Graham proves the power of the Tea Party