Archive for August, 2011

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Technical Difficulties Edition

Tweet (Here’s Eric Clapton’s sweet version, and Leadbelly’s original recording, just for contrast) Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by themselves and […]

The Council Has Spoken!! This Week’s Watcher’s Council Results

Tweet The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week, carved eternally in the akahshic records of cyberspace. It’s been a rough week in the Middle East for Israel, and this week’s winner, Right Truth‘s superb Israel In The Crosshairs focused not only on the ongoing attacks […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Dog Days Edition

Tweet Ah, the sultry lazy days at the end of summer, when the warm weather brings out the torpor and laziness in all of us and little gets accomplished except by the determined and the desperate.The Romans were the first to label this time of year the Dog Days(dies caniculares), noting that Sirius, the Dog […]

The Council Has Spoken!! This Week’s Watcher’s Council Results

Tweet The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week, carved eternally in the Akashic records of cyberspace. One thing we’ve always taken for granted here in America is the availability of doctors and being able to see them in a timely manner. As this week’s thought […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Magical Misery Tour Edition

Tweet Just smell the malaise! Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by themselves and one written by someone from outside the group […]

The Council Has Spoken!! This Week’s Watcher’s Council Results

Tweet The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week, carved eternally in the Akashic records of cyberspace. This week we ended up with tie between two superb pieces, The Razor’s Betting It All And Losing , a great piece about the pain of indebtedness and how […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Barackalypse Now Edition

Tweet Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by themselves and one written by someone from outside the group for consideration by the […]

The Council Has Spoken!! This Week’s Watcher’s Council Results

Tweet The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week, carved eternally in the records of cyberspace. This week’s winner focused on an important news story almost ignored by the media and its very troubling implications. Joshuapundit’s The Most Dangerous Story In The News Today took an […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Debt Ceilin’ Dealin’ Edition

Tweet No you can’t always get what you want, can you? But that means you just have to try harder next time. Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members […]