Archive for January, 2010

Rock Stars and Pariahs

Tweet Winning council member Mere Rhetoric takes a look at the reports coming out of Iraq that claims as accident an event where Iraqi workers erased an ancient Hebrew inscription from the tomb of biblical prophet Ezekiel while renovating a nearby mosque. Mere chance that Muslims renovating a mosque would mistakenly sandblast a Hebrew inscription […]

Obama’s First State of the Weasel Address

Tweet Tonight is the night that many Obama supporters waited for with baited breath. Another historic speech by a historic savior of the Democrat Party and it’s radical left leaning agenda. Of course it’s not unfolding quite as they envisioned. Thus the crowd is much smaller. Obama supporters across the base are leaving in droves. […]

The Devil is in the Details

Tweet The results are in and the sentiment is clear, voters across the political spectrum oppose the Obama agenda; especially when that agenda is viewed through the lens of Obamacare. This was exactly the analysis of the winning non-Council submission from American Spectator that summarized voter sentiment leading up to the Scott Brown election. Brown […]

Scott Brown’s Boston Tea Party, Twenty Ten!

Tweet Scott Brown’s victory in Massachusetts sent shock waves through the Democratic establishment. Democrats, having convinced themselves that the seat owned by Ted Kennedy was theirs for the keeping, ran a lack luster candidate. The people of Massachusetts felt otherwise and in a whirlwind manner gave the boot to the elitist mindset that had held […]

Watcher’s Council Winners – Watching The Meltdown Continue…

Tweet The Council has spoken, choosing the winners in this week’s competition. And there’s some superb weekend reading in in store for you, believe me! In the Council category, the winner this week was Bookworm Room with her fascinating take on the abortion issue, The need for an honest, 21st century debate about abortion : […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations..Light Skinned, And Without Any Dialect Unless We Wanna

Tweet Anybody know whom these people are? Welcome to the latest edition of the Watcher’s Council nominations, some of the best writing from a group of the most incisive blogs in the`sphere. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one of their own and one from outside the group for consideration by the whole […]

Watcher’s Council Winners! The Tribe Has Spoken

Tweet The Council has spoken, choosing the winners in this week’s competition. And there’s some superb weekend reading in in store for you. In the Council category, the winner this week was American Digest with his in depth essay on the Christmas crotch bomber # Lowballing Death: Keeping the Northwest 253 Numbers Down: I’ve noticed […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – On To The Next Decade!

Tweet Trust the Israelis to make a joke out of this…Menachem Jerenberg in the Jerusalem Post. The Noughties are so over! Welcome to the latest edition of the Watcher’s Council nominations, some of the best writing from a group of the most incisive blogs in the`sphere. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one […]

Happy New Year From The Watcher’s Council

Tweet The Council has spoken, choosing the first winners of 2010 in this week’s competition. And there’s some superb weekend reading in in store for you. In the Council category, the overwhelming winner – I don’t believe anyone’s ever gotten a higher vote total – this week was Wolf Howling with his excellent essay on […]