Monthly Archives: May 2015

Is That A Lot?

From the Department of Totally Useless Information: Fatal police shootings in 2015 approaching 400 nationwide In an alley in Denver, police gunned down a 17-year-old girl joyriding in a stolen car. In the backwoods of North Carolina, police opened fire … Continue reading

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Beau Biden, RIP

My condolences to Vice President Biden and his family: Beau Biden, son of vice president and former Delaware AG, dies at 46 Joseph “Beau” Biden III, an Iraq War veteran who served as the attorney general of Delaware and was … Continue reading

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Swamp Thing

Is there a single politician from Illinois that isn’t completely and utterly corrupt? Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert accused of hiding sex abuse of former student J. Dennis Hastert stumbled into political power amid a Republican sex scandal in 1998 … Continue reading

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Hillary Is Getting The Band Back Together!

Remember the scandalous old gang from the Nineties? Joe Conanson is down for a reunion tour! The Fake Clinton Scandals Are Back Haas Washington learned nothing from Whitewater? The Clintons have spent their entire political lives in the capital dogged … Continue reading

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Modern Journalism: Viral Lying

Scott Walker has done it again. And by “done it” I mean “been the victim of a vicious media smear.” T. Becket Adams: Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker believes forced ultrasounds are “just a cool thing for women,” a handful of … Continue reading

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Angry Left Is Angry

My second ex-wife and my Psycho Ex-Girlfriend had something in common – they were angry a lot. While you might think that being with me must have had something to do with it, in both cases the anger generally existed … Continue reading

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Charles C. Johnson Is The Ugly Side Of Freedom

WaPo: Charles Johnson, one of the Internet’s most infamous trolls, has finally been banned from Twitter Chuck Johnson, the far-right mega-troll who doxed two New York Times reporters and argued that homosexuality caused the Amtrak derailment, may at last be … Continue reading

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Same Difference

Raise your hand if you saw this coming: In Iraq, lessons of Vietnam still resonate What are the right lessons from America’s Vietnam experience that can be applied to the current situation in Iraq and elsewhere in the Middle East? … Continue reading

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Every One Of Those Headstones Is The Same Color

Arlington National Cemetery is the most famous military cemetery in the country. There are over 400,000 graves in Arlington. Each one holds the remains of an American. Each grave has a headstone. Every one of those headstones is the same … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Sad Tweets Open Thread

If you added Hawaii, the US would wrap around more than 70 percent of the moon's circumference — Vox (@voxdotcom) May 25, 2015 Something different for this Memorial Day. I usually post some schmaltzy stuff but I’m just … Continue reading

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Why Does It Have To Be Handled At All?

The Hill: Anti-Obama trolls fuel questions about online hate, racism Two high-profile examples of racism directed at President Obama online in the past week are shining a spotlight on the broader issue of online harassment. But it’s a problem even … Continue reading

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Overnight Open Thread: Saturday, Because Night Has Started On The East Coast !

I’m seeing references to the opening scene from the movie Les Miz from both sides of the aisle on the social medias.  I sorta think it’s spot on 🙂  So I found it.  What else ya’got  ?  Bring it !

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Nothing To See Here, Move Along

When I want to know what is going on in the hive mind of Obamanation, one of my favorite sources is John Cole: Molehill to Mountain Construction to Spike this Weekend Some of Hillary’s emails were released: The State Department … Continue reading

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“Reality Television” Is An Oxymoron

TRIGGER WARNING: The following post contains adult themes and may cause bad feelings in children of all ages. Do not read unless you are an emotional adult. TMZ: Josh Duggar, one of the members of the family that stars in … Continue reading

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Some days I just can’t even. Michael Brown Is Getting A Permanent Memorial In Ferguson Dozens of teddy bears that memorialized Michael Brown were removed from a site on Canfield Drive in Ferguson, Missouri, on Wednesday afternoon. The memorial will … Continue reading

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Taylor Swift is Number One, Rumer Danced Her Ass Off and Some Klown Musings

That’s right, Taylor Swift was selected as #1 on Maxim’s 2015 list of Totally Hot Hotties, and she did it without taking her clothes off in public. She stands astride the music industry like a colossus. She shows up on … Continue reading

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Noncredible Witness

Ron Fournier: I Don’t Believe Hillary Clinton I don’t believe Hillary Rodham Clinton when she says—as she did at a brief news conference on Tuesday—that she has no control over the release of her State Department email. “They’re not mine. … Continue reading

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Overnight Open Thread

I’ll see you in the morning.

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Grift and Graft

The New York Times: Clintons Earned $30 Million in 16 Months, Report Shows Hillary Rodham Clinton and her husband made at least $30 million over the last 16 months, mainly from giving paid speeches to corporations, banks and other organizations, … Continue reading

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I Got Banned Again

Yesterday I tried to post a comment on a post at Crooks & Liars when I got a message that said I was klown non grata. It was a post titled “Fox Pushes For Privatization Of Amtrak” and I merely … Continue reading

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