Monthly Archives: February 2015

Duck Commandment

That Duck Dynasty dude really stirred the pot yesterday: ‘Duck Dynasty’ star Phil Robertson just gave an epic speech about Jesus and STDs “Duck Dynasty” star Phil Robertson gave the most unusual speech at the conservative activist gathering CPAC on … Continue reading

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Weekly Taylor Swift Update

Tay rocked England this week, and took home an award for Hottest Woman on the Planet. From news reports it appears Tay and Kanye have buried the hatchet. That other dude is some Brit singer named Sam Smith. Not sure … Continue reading

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Happy Lily Open Thread

Because I’m her grampa, that’s why!

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Cruzin’ With Ted – CPAC Edition

Ted Cruz spoke at the annual Conservative Political Action Committee (CPAC) meeting today. I’m not sure but I think I felt a tingle in my leg. Walker-Cruz might be my fantasy ticket. This is an open thread.

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How To Think Like An Authoritarian Leftist – Michelle Obama’s War On Food

It’s kinda creepy. Mark Bittman in the NYT Op/Ed page: How Should We Eat? The recommendations of the Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, a nutrition panel that helps update and revise federal dietary guidelines, were announced last week and are easy … Continue reading

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Because They’re Stupid!

A Man, Duh Marcotte: Why Do Women Vote Republican? A new poll from Public Policy Polling is making headlines this week because it reveals that 57 percent of Republican primary voters want to make Christianity the national religion, even though … Continue reading

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Walker Derangement Syndrome

As it says on the hypochondriac’s tombstone, “I expected this, but not so soon.” Reporter Mocks Scott Walker For Claiming To Communicate With God Through Prayer Political Wire publisher Taegan Goddard caught a lot of flak on Twitter after mocking … Continue reading

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This Is Why The Unions Hate Scott Walker

WaPo: Walker’s anti-union law has labor reeling in Wisconsin At the old union hall here on a recent afternoon, Terry Magnant sat at the head of a table surrounded by 18 empty chairs. A members meeting had been scheduled to … Continue reading

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Last Word on Oscar Weekend Open Thread

I rest my case…this is frilliant 🙂

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Congrats To “instlouis” – Whoever You Are – Your Prize Is Waiting For You!

Our big winner last night in the annual Oscar pool was a mystery man/woman/cyborg named “instalouis”. He/she/it went an impressive 20-4 for 79 points and led from start to finish. Lateblum/Leslie started slow but had a strong finish, grabbing second … Continue reading

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Not Watching The Oscars Live Blog

You still have 30 minutes to enter the TCH Oscar Pool: Go to this link: http://www.funofficepools.com/joinpool.php?Passed_Pool_Key=53a85a223e2 Password is: crawdad It’s easy, free, and there are lots of wonderful prizes. If you are already signed up you have until the deadline … Continue reading

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Open Thread: Oscar Edition 2015

No, not this one….but a cool reminder how the rest of us are spending the evening 😀 Here’s our icon for the night…pick one, left is USA version dress, right is the photoshopped Islamic (?) country approved dress.. Or you … Continue reading

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Recycled Stupid Media Tricks – Asking Scott Walker If Obama Is A Christian

From the Obama Post: Gov. Scott Walker: ‘I don’t know’ whether Obama is a Christian Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker, a prospective Republican presidential contender, said Saturday he does not know whether President Obama is a Christian. “I don’t know,” Walker … Continue reading

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Caturday Open Thread

You might think that three Kittehs who woke you up carrying on like they were starving would gratefully gobble up whatever Lil’ Friskies canned food you offered them at the hairy buttcrack of dawn. If you thought that, you’d be … Continue reading

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The Butthurt – Day II

“I do not believe, and I know this is a horrible thing to say, but I do not believe that the president loves America. He doesn’t love you. And he doesn’t love me. He wasn’t brought up the way you … Continue reading

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Open Thread: Baby, It’s Cold Outside

I’m not sure my son will let me share this yet, he did an amazing job filming this with his Obama selfie Go-Pro stick, and the music is teh awesomesauce…..so this is the scoop, until the feds make me take … Continue reading

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Hillary Hating Is Bipartisan

Hanna Rosin at the Atlantic: Among the Hillary Haters Can a new, professionalized generation of scandalmongers uncover more dirt on the Clintons—without triggering a backlash? “I don’t hate the Clintons,” says R. Emmett Tyrrell Jr., the founder and longtime editor … Continue reading

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Facebook Lies

I’m not in the mood to write anything today. This is an open thread.

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My Grandkids are cuter than yours open thread

Lily has discovered her feet. She likes to grab them. Her Big Bro Ben got braces yesterday. I gotta say I am kinda disappointed in this season of Justified, but it does seem like every character who wasn’t already killed … Continue reading

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Mandatory Bike Helmet Laws For Adults – So Who Gets Paid?

So I read this at SFGate: Some bicyclists are hardheaded about mandatory-helmet law Getting a helmet onto a grown-up bicyclist’s head isn’t a no-brainer, even though the saving of brains is the idea. A proposed state law that would require … Continue reading

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