Archive for May, 2012

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Post Memorial Day Edition

Tweet People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf. – George Orwell 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, […]

This Week’s Watcher’s Forum Question: Prediction – What Will Happen In The Trayvon Martin Case?

Tweet This week’s Watcher’s Forum question concerns the Trayvon Martin case, which involves neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman and one Trayvon Martin,who Zimmerman saw inside his gated community and who apparently ended up shot and killed after an altercation between the two. Zimmerman was originally not charged by the police, but was brought to trial […]

The Council Has Spoken!! This Weeks Watchers Council Results

Tweet The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. What is peace between nations? What does it consist of and how does it happen? This week’s winner, Joshuapundit’s What Does Peace Mean Anyway? decided to examine that very timely question, with a […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Seven Days In May 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 […]

Head To head: Should The US Pull Out Of Afghanistan? And If So, How And When?

Tweet Two weeks ago, our Council Forum Question was Should The US Pull Out Of Afghanistan? And If So, How And When? While a number of Council members weighed in, Courtney Messerschmidt of GrEaT sAtAn”S gIrLfRiEnD was unable to, but took great exception to some of the views expressed..Joshuapundit’s in particular. Therefore the two of […]

This Week’s Council Forum Question: “Jeremiah Wright: Fair Game In 2012, Or A Distraction Better Avoided?”

Tweet As you know, the Watcher’s Council represents the cutting edge of political thought in the blogosphere. You already read their weekly offerings on the issues and if you’re really on the ball, read their incisive and stimulating sites. With that in mind, as a regular item we’re going to feature Council members (and some […]

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

Tweet The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. As the EU continues to implode economically, many people see a corresponding rise in nationalism..in some cases, extreme nationalism with all that entails. This week’s winner, The Noisy Room with The Fascist Boogie […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – The Election Cometh 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 Watcher’s Forum: Should The U.S. Pull Out Of Afghanistan And If So, How And When?

Tweet As you know, the Watcher’s Council represents the cutting edge of political thought in the blogosphere. You already read their weekly offerings on the issues and if you’re really on the ball, read their incisive and stimulating sites. With that in mind, as a regular item we’re going to feature Council members ( and […]

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

Tweet Alea iacta est! The Council has spoken, the votes are in, and we have the results for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. But before we get to that,I want to wish the mothers amongst you an absolutely wonderful Mother’s Day. Is there any bond like that of a child and their mother? If […]