Monthly Archives: December 2013

Remember when I said that was the last open thread? I lied.

It’s not my fault, you made me do it. THIS will be the last open thread of the year. Unless you make me do another one.

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2013 – The Year of Suck

It started with Obama’s second inaugural. There was a bombing at the Boston Marathon. Vladimir Putin humiliated Obama over Syria. The SF Giants and Oakland Raiders played like shit. Obama barrycaded national parks and memorials. Miley twerked. Scandalpalooza. Detroit went … Continue reading

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2013 in Books

Originally posted here. Let’s talk books. How was your reading year? I did my best to log the books I read in 2013. In no particluar order, these are the books I rated with 5 stars this year:  

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This May Be The Stupidest Thing I Read All Year

At Forward Mobile by Jay Michaelson (via David “Spoony” Atkins): Obamacare ‘Pajama Boy’ Controversy Wrapped in Anti-Semitism Right Wing Anger at ‘Jewish’ Star of Viral Health Care Ad Surely the silliest kerfluffle of a political year that contained much silliness … Continue reading

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I Got Nothing Open Thread.

I didn’t write a post this morning. I coulda wrote one about the NYT’s Benghazi article, but then I woulda had to read it and I just wasn’t in the mood to wade thru bullshit. The Raiders 2013 season official … Continue reading

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GLAAD haz a SAAD

The Duck Commander is back on the job. Ducks 1, Dicks 0 Somebody is a widdo butt-hurt about it: GLAAD responds: “Phil Robertson should look African American and gay people in the eyes and hear about the hurtful impact of … Continue reading

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Sarah Palin: Still Living Rent-Free Inside Their Heads

This one is a two-fer. Not only did a MSLSD talking head bash Sarah Palin for having a Christmas tree (pagan idolatry!!!) but Al Sharpton and Mediaite teamed up to spread lies about her: Al Sharpton Shocked Palin Never Even … Continue reading

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Happy Boxing Day!

Today is that magical day when we exchange the stuff we got for stuff we really want! It’s the one day of the year when we get to buy gifts for ourselves and not feel guilty. I’m hitting Walmart at … Continue reading

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It’s a Helluva Story

Today is Christmas, which literally denotes it as the Day of Christ’s Mass. Like it or not, today is the day we celebrate the birthday of the man we call Jesus of Nazareth. If he were alive today he would … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas!

All the best to TCH’ers – the best people on the net! Open Christmas Eve Thread.

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I’m Dreaming of a White Santa

The New York Daily News: On Sept. 21, 1897, The New York Sun published what was to become the most widely read letter to a newspaper. It was sent by 8-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon, who lived with her parents in Manhattan. … Continue reading

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Lighten the F**k Up, It’s Christmas Eve!

This may be my only Christmas post this year. If you are a non-Christian (and I don’t care what kind of non-Christian you are), lighten the fuck up. You don’t have to be a Christian to celebrate Christmas, just like … Continue reading

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The Airing of Grievances

This year I’m only gonna air one grievance. I am sick and tired of bad movies loaded up with special effects. SPEND SOME MONEY ON A GOOD SCRIPT!!! The latest trend seems to be remakes of “B” movies with blockbuster … Continue reading

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It’s Festivus!!

Frank Costanza: “Many Christmases ago, I went to buy a doll for my son. I reached for the last one they had, but so did another man. As I rained blows upon him, I realized there had to be another … Continue reading

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Culture Clash

A good portion of the Duck Dynasty kerluffle is simply a clash between urban and rural culture. There isn’t a whole lot of old school “rural” left anymore as everyone is connected to the Information Superhighway and almost everyone gets … Continue reading

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Caturday Open Thread

I plan to go see American Hustle today. What are you gonna be doing?

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Merry F**king Christmas Open Thread

When I worked retail I really hated Christmas music. I’m kinda sorta starting to like it again.

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President Selfie Changes the Law (Again)

He’s just making this shit up as he goes along: Obama administration relaxes rules of health-care law four days before deadline The Obama administration on Thursday night significantly relaxed the rules of the federal health-care law for millions of consumers … Continue reading

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Pre-pre-Christmas, Thursday Night Open Thread…

Love this group: and some spin… http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/5839697/pentatonix-marches-onto-hot-100-with-little-drummer-boy Nice break from haters, wasn’t it? Anything else going on today? The TCH Facebook page has a few updates, hope ya’ll keep checking in ! https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Crawdad-Hole/127399844071124 ABC is monitoring Yellowstone ‘sploding, of course, … Continue reading

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When Values Conflict – Duck Dynasty and Free Speech

Hollywood Reporter: ‘Duck Dynasty’s’ Phil Robertson on Indefinite Hiatus Following Anti-Gay Remarks A&E has placed Duck Dynasty patriarch Phil Robertson on indefinite hiatus following anti-gay remarks he made in a recent profile in GQ. “We are extremely disappointed to have … Continue reading

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