Monthly Archives: December 2014
…Open Party Thread. Who brought the music?
Tonight we close the books on another year. 2014 had it’s high points, but I’m happy to finally put it in my rear-view mirror. I know you’re expecting me to say something witty and insightful, but I got nothing. Thank … Continue reading
I’m sure they’ll be some news by the time I sober wake up.
Compare and contrast this: Police turn their backs on Mayor de Blasio during funeral for fallen NYPD cop Hundreds of police officers outside the Queens, N.Y. church Saturday where the funeral of Officer Rafael Ramos was being held turned their … Continue reading
Hot Air: Politico: Why won’t Republicans talk about race as much as Democrats? If the left has a single favorite topic of conversation, it is race. More specifically, issues relating to racial disparities in the United States. They do not … Continue reading
Rich Lowry: The “national conversation” about race and policing we’ve been having ever since Michael Brown was shot by Officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Mo., last summer has been based on lies. The lie that Officer Wilson shot Brown while … Continue reading
I would like to think we are all that brave, but more likely the group has become desensitized. — Short Stack (@stackizshort) December 26, 2014 The tweets you are reading are real. I used to thumb Nat. Two & be … Continue reading
Two movies I always watch at Christmas time are A Christmas Carol starring Alistair Sim (1951) and It’s a Wonderful Life (1946). Wikipedia: A Christmas Carol is a novella by Charles Dickens. It was first published in London by Chapman … Continue reading
Just love this….tappity-tap 😉 I needed a break from the Slugworth news, hope you do too.
Sigh. From the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Berkeley officer fatally shoots teenager A Berkeley police officer fatally shot a suspect who pointed a gun at him late Tuesday, St. Louis County police said early today. Police did not identify the person … Continue reading
Noah Rothman at Hot Air: According to a CNN reporter who was on the scene in Brooklyn on Monday at a memorial honoring the fallen officers, a group of protesters stormed the commemorative service and began screaming at the attending … Continue reading
Where did the time go? It seems like just yesterday I was airing my grievances. Oh, wait . . . it was. Instead of grievances, how about a list of Feminist Face-Plants from 2014? Top 10 feminist fiascoes of 2014 … Continue reading
This is from the aholes on the streets, blocking roads, bridges and possibly killing police officers, but, not one word about the fallen officers….just send them money, mmkay? Okay, not posting the link, but here’s the gist: Dear Peace and … Continue reading
TRIGGER WARNING – STUPIDITY ******************************************* Just when you think you’ve seen everything . . . A Scourge Is Spreading. M.T.A.’s Cure? Dude, Close Your Legs. ‘Manspreading’ on New York Subways Is Target of New M.T.A. Campaign It is the bane … Continue reading
Tomorrow is Festivus. Wednesday is Christmas Eve. Thursday is Christmas. Friday is Boxing Day. Sunday is the last Raiders game of the season.
The Chicago Sun-Times: Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s 17-year-old son robbed near North Side home Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s 17-year-old son was robbed Friday night across the street from his family’s North Side home, leaving him with a chipped tooth and fat lip, … Continue reading
Unconstitutional Mistermixed-up at Buffoon Juice: The gas station I use has special “membership” pricing on Sunday, so my company this morning while filling my tank was a bunch of guys driving 10 MPG pickups. I’m sure all of those camo-wearing … Continue reading
“And there were in the same country shepherds abiding in the field, keeping watch over their flock by night. And, lo, the angel of the Lord came upon them, and the glory of the Lord shone round about them: and … Continue reading
Heavy Hearts in the #NYPD -Pray for the families of our fallen brothers. Rest in Peace. Prayers for the @NYPD84Pct pic.twitter.com/gFQ6A5FLWv — NYPD 110th Precinct (@NYPD110Pct) December 20, 2014 Open thread.