Tag Archives: Klown Musings

Trapped on the Not-So-Merry-Go-Round

Jazz Shaw puts his finger on the problem: The committees have apparently recruited and deployed more than 16,000 workers on the local level – primarily precinct captains and minority outreach coordinators – to make first person contact with “low propensity … Continue reading

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POTUS Is Too Big To Fail

Chris “Mad Bitch Beer” Sleaza at WaPo: It’s virtually impossible to be a successful modern president Being president is the most powerful job in the world. At which you will almost certainly fail. Why? For lots of reasons up to … Continue reading

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Are Secular Liberals Religious Fanatics?

WMCB has been talking about this: How liberalism became an intolerant dogma At the risk of sounding like Paul Krugman — who returns to a handful of cherished topics over and over again in his New York Times column — … Continue reading

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Klown Musings: Monotony Gets The Bills Paid

I had a GMTA moment when I read this article from Kevin Williamson at NRO: The Case for a Boring Man As I was lunching with a few conservative political types earlier this week, the subject turned, as it does, … Continue reading

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Klown Musings: Rape, Terrorism and Due Process of Law

(Just a short one today) What do Hillary Clinton defending a child-rapist forty years ago and the arrest this week of the Benghazi Squirrel have in common? They were both in the news this week and they both provoked reactions … Continue reading

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Do Progs Have a Moral Compass?

Is there really such a thing as truth? Do right and wrong truly exist? Or is everything relative? Oliver Willis: Thousands and thousands of Iraqis died because George W. Bush failed to lead. We turned the page on his failed … Continue reading

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The Blame Game

Ann Hornaday at WaPo: In a final videotaped message, a sad reflection of the sexist stories we so often see on screen As deranged manifestos go, the final YouTube video made by suspected Isla Vista, Calif., mass murderer Elliot Rodger … Continue reading

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My Invitation to Operation American Spring Must Have Got Lost in the Mail

From last January in MoJo: “1.8 Million Definite Militia Members” to March on DC, Install New Government Harry Riley has a dream. On the morning of May 16, somewhere between 10 and 30 million (estimates vary) God-fearing patriots will assemble … Continue reading

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Party of One

Guess who?: Now, when I say PUMA was only a 2008 thing, that means that to ME, after the election was over, it lost its meaning as a resistance movement. The Democratic party lost me. I officially rescinded my membership … Continue reading

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We Were Like Superheroes

WMCB should like this one from Paula Bolyard at Bra and Panties Media: How Did We Survive Childhood Before the ’90s Safety Nannies Came Along? When our first son was born in 1991 we were told to lay him on … Continue reading

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My Baloney Has a First Name, My Ideology Does Not

I just discovered that I am a famous right-winger. http://t.co/JB7qoQi5NL pic.twitter.com/pUTB90Kqph — Klown 2.0 (@realmyiq2xu2) April 13, 2014 Last night I was surprised to learn that I am a famous right-winger. Just when you think you know yourself, you find … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Sex

Birds do it, bees do it. Even educated fleas do it. Yesterday I wrote a post concerning an unfortunate tragedy in Houston where a man mistook his daughter’s 17 year old boyfriend for a rapist and shot him dead. The … Continue reading

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The GOP can’t win a bidding war for black votes

Michael Brendan Dougherty: The GOP must try to win over African-Americans It’s time to ditch the color-blind idealism and find the black interests conservatives can serve For the good of their party and for the good of the republic, Republicans … Continue reading

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Delusional Diplomacy

President Obama’s foreign policy is based on fantasy FOR FIVE YEARS, President Obama has led a foreign policy based more on how he thinks the world should operate than on reality. It was a world in which “the tide of … Continue reading

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The End is Near?

Perfesser Glenn Reynolds: People often confuse “decadence” with drinking and screwing a lot. Those, however, are often present in young and vital societies as well. But political decadence means a loss of any sense of tradition, or duty, or political … Continue reading

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Freedom Isn’t Free

With all eyes on #Kiev, let's not forget Miss #Venezuela died today with bullet in her head protesting for freedom. pic.twitter.com/UWVpO47HPU — YA CUBA TWITEA (@YACUBATWITEA) February 22, 2014 Frantic day. Met a woman whose fiancé killed by Kiev snipers. … Continue reading

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Snooty Elitist Fail

Mike Barone: The Failure of Obama’s Aristocracy of Merit The roots of American liberalism are not compassion, but snobbery. That’s the thesis of Fred Siegel’s revealing new book, “The Revolt Against the Masses: How Liberalism Has Undermined the Middle Class.” … Continue reading

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Beach Babe Barbie

Apparently the usual suspects are freaking out again: Barbie strikes an ‘unapologetic’ pose When Barbie burst onto scene in a black and white swimsuit in 1959, she was considered a rebel who embodied both “the sensuality of Marilyn Monroe and … Continue reading

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Principle vs. Party

Drew M. at Ace of Spades HQ: Why I Refuse To Cheer The GOP “Establishment” Yesterday I went on a Twitter rant (that’s what it’s for, right?) against Mitch McConnell’s debt ceiling shenanigans (the old, vote for cloture when you … Continue reading

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Oh, the Humanities!

I love reading Victor Davis Hanson. He makes you really think about shi. From The Death of the Humanities: About 15 years ago, John Heath and I coauthored Who Killed Homer? The Demise of Classical Education and the Recovery of … Continue reading

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