Conyers & Franken et/all should face voters post accusation as Trump & Moore have

Rep Jim Clyburn has taken some grief by noting when asked about John (Drop my Trow) Conyers that unlike a Matt Lauer or a Harvey Weinstein, they were elected and thus put there by the people and I had some fun teasing Ana Navarro when she lamented the fact that while many in the News … Continue reading Conyers & Franken et/all should face voters post accusation as Trump & Moore have

Hollywood and DC: Never Our Betters and Often Much Worse

by baldilocks Wretchard goes long on the unmasking of the two Hollywoods: In the unending exposes of financial, moral and sexual turpitude we are witnessing a similar humiliation of a ruling elite. The critical role played by prestige in upholding the current status quo was no less important for the Western elite than it was … Continue reading Hollywood and DC: Never Our Betters and Often Much Worse

What if Roy Moore (R-AL) was a liberal Democrat like David Alcon (D-NM) UPDATE OR AL FRANKIN (D-MN)

I've stated on this site that if Roy Moore was still a Democrat that the Harvey Weinstein / Bill Clinton media/left take on this story would be very different. Now we have proof. Meet David Alcon one of a large group of democrats running for an open seat in the New Mexico 1st district that … Continue reading What if Roy Moore (R-AL) was a liberal Democrat like David Alcon (D-NM) UPDATE OR AL FRANKIN (D-MN)

Roy Moore and The Once Saved Always Saved Fallacy

There is an angle concerning the Roy Moore case that nobody is talking about and that's the Theological Aspect. One of the things we are hearing from the Harvey Weinstein left and the Bill Clinton defending media concerning Moore is the hypocrisy of a person who is associated with Christianity in general and the Ten … Continue reading Roy Moore and The Once Saved Always Saved Fallacy

My Narnia Question for the Conservative “Dump Roy Moore” Crowd

Peter:  Edmund said they were only pretending. Professor:  And he's the more truthful one is he? Peter:  No, this would be the first time. The Chronicles of Narnia The Lion the Witch and the Wardrobe 2005 Over the last several days we have seen many prominent republicans from Mitt Romney and John McCain who represent the establishment wing … Continue reading My Narnia Question for the Conservative “Dump Roy Moore” Crowd

Lather, rinse, repeat

I normally focus on Latin American news, but two stories have prominently popped up in my news feed during the last couple of days: the Roy Moore sex accusations, and the Trump-didn't-take questions-in-China tale. The Roy Moore story (or as Scott Johnson calls it, The Moore miasma) is astonishing, not the least because of the … Continue reading Lather, rinse, repeat

Steve Bannon adds Context to the Roy Moore Story at Manchester NH Speech (And Corey Lewindowski interview)

Last night I covered Steve Bannon's speech at the 603 Alliance fundraiser in Manchester NH. Because I got home a little late my post on the subject, including video of speeches by Bannon and Corey Lewindowski and some interviews (including an exclusive with Corey) will go up tomorrow but there was one thing that  was … Continue reading Steve Bannon adds Context to the Roy Moore Story at Manchester NH Speech (And Corey Lewindowski interview)

Roy Moore, WaPo, and the problem with an untrustworthy press

When the story broke an hour ago that Roy Moore was being accused by multiple women of inappropriate sexual behavior when they were underage teens, I thought, "uh oh." Then, I saw the source: Washington Post. A short wave of relief came over me before the real dread of our current situation took hold. I … Continue reading Roy Moore, WaPo, and the problem with an untrustworthy press