Archive for September, 2012

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

Tweet   The Council has spoken, the votes are in , and the results are here for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. As the Obama Administration’s fairy tale on what happened in Libya and throughout the Muslim world continues to unravel even the normally complicit media seems to be shocked at how amateurish, appeasement […]

This Week’s Watchers Council Nominations – Atonement 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 […]

Watcher’s Forum:How would you change the role teachers unions play in public education?

Tweet  Every week on Monday morning , the Council and invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day. This week’s question: How would you change the role teachers unions play in public education?  The Noisy Room: Overlooking the fact that a US Federal Department of Education […]

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

Tweet Alea iacta est…the Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. And it was a pretty close race in both categories! President Barack Obama’s Middle East Foreign policy ( if it can even be called that) is falling apart at the seams, […]

This Week’s Watcher’s Council Nominations – Takers And Makers 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 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. War and peace, the an issue of our time increasingly in the news, especially when it concerns the Middle East. This week’s winner, The Noisy Room’s The Mosaic Of War takes an in […]

The Watcher’s Council Nominations – September Song Edition

Tweet Ah, September! It’s one of the more interesting months, somehow not quite summer but not quite Autumn.It’s a transition month between the two, a time for ramping things up as we head for the year’s end. And that’s never more true than in an election year. The conventions, watched by one of the smallest […]

Forum: What Was Your Impression Of The Conventions? What Effect Will They Have On The Election?

Tweet Every week on Monday morning , the Council and invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day. This week’s question:What were your impressions of the two National conventions, and what impact do you think they’ll have, if any, on the election? Bookworm Room: The two […]

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’s Watcher’s Council match up. But before we get to this week’s results, we have some highly important business to attend to. Today in Terresa Monroe-Hamilton of The Noisy Room’s birthday!!!! In searching for a cake, I wanted […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Empty Chair 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 […]