Archive for November, 2012

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

Tweet Alea acta est…the Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. The Obama Administration’s empowerment of the Muslim Brotherhood has had some interesting ramifications, among them the changes in the status of  long standing U.S. clients and allies in the region. This […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Line In The Sand 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 […]

This Week’s Forum: What’s Your Reaction To The Gaza Ceasefire?

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’s Your Reaction To The Gaza ceasefire? The Razor:  I’m more sanguine about it than JoshuaPundit, and agree with Haaretz (paywalled at http://www.haaretz.com/news/diplomacy-defense/israel-s-pillar-of-defense-achieved-its-goals.premium-1.479674#) that Israel […]

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

Tweet   The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. I and my Council comrades hope all of you had a simply wonderful Thanksgiving. But beware of the Turkey’s revenge!!   Democrats and the Left like to call themselves ‘pro-choice’, something that’s […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Am Yisrael Chai Edition

Tweet The Israelis finally got sick and tired of having rockets, Iranian supplied missiles and mortars being fired at their civilians by Hamas and decided to do something about it. And as always, every time Israel defends itself, it’s somehow controversial. The whole scenario reminds me of the old movie ‘Groundhog Day’. The Israelis are […]

Forum – Are Comedians And Comedy Less Funny Today Than They Used To Be?

Tweet   Welcome to this week’s Watcher’s Forum, where each Monday the Council and their invited guests weigh in with short takes on a single topic. This week’s question: Generally speaking, are comedians and comedy less funny today than they were previously? Has America lost touch with its sense of humor? The Razor: Having been […]

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 that, we have some important biz to deal with..because it’s our pal Tom White of VA Right’s birthday! Actually, the big day was yesterday, but we’re dealing in […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Autumn Leaves 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’s Watcher’s Council match up. There’s an old saying that murder will out.And to combine it with another frequent heard saying of our own time, many times it’s not the crime, it’s the cover up that gets […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Post Mortum 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 […]