September 20, 2017
Council Wisdom

The Humorless Left; the Genesis of a Lie

July 13, 2017 Puma ByDesign 1

Vassar Bushmills by Vassarbushmills The Private Life is Dead Remember the Bolshevik Strelnikov in the film classic, “Dr Zhivago” (1965)?  Played by Tom Courtenay, he was a young intellectual communist who had turned into a Red military commander in the civil war that followed the October Revolution. In reality, that [Read More]

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Article V and the Code of the West

July 8, 2017 Puma ByDesign 0

Vassar Bushmills “While men without honor were waiting to test                         the unwritten Code of the West” (Roger Miller) When two people sit down to discuss the Constitution one reality becomes clear very quickly; either one is against it, and the other for it, or they are both for it. [Read More]

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Great Truths of Life

March 20, 2017 Doug Hagin 0

There is no greater cruelty than to hurt someone who you know loves you without at the very least telling them why. The heartbreak caused by ending a relationship without explanation is deeper than any other. It is, they say, the thought that counts, and it is the lack of thought [Read More]

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Angela Rye, a case study in Racial Obsession Syndrome

August 24, 2016 Doug Hagin 0

First the story Appearing as a guest on Tuesday’s CNN Newsroom with Carol Costello, liberal CNN political commentator Angela Rye hyperbolically asserted that Donald Trump’s “Make America Great Again” slogan reminds her of slavery and the days when black Americans were assaulted with dogs and water hoses. Even though the [Read More]

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Over Regulation, the Economy Killer

August 18, 2016 Doug Hagin 0

Via Animal Magnetism Have a read:  277,000: Fed Regulators Have More Than Quadrupled Since 1960.  It’s not good news.  Excerpt: In 2015, the U.S. government employed more than 277,000 regulators. To put that number in perspective, it’s 50,000 more workers than General Motors Co. employs throughout the entire world. We’ve [Read More]

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Libya: If the U.N. No Fly Zone Was a Warehouse Fire

March 21, 2011 JoshuaPundit 0

by The Political Commentator via Death By A Thousand Paper Cuts After weeks of delay, the U.N. Security Council authorized the use of force in Libya against Muammar Gaddafi! Using the analogy of a warehouse fire which is in no way trying to trivialize the situation, it’s almost as if [Read More]

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Al Jazeera Children’s TV On Your Dial With A Smile

March 14, 2011 JoshuaPundit 0

Crossposted At Death By A Thousand Paper Cuts by The Political Commentator The Al Jazeera Children’s Channel is coming to a neighborhood near you? That’s the current plan! Sometime in 2012 Al Jazeera hopes to launch an English-Language children’s channel to penetrate this vast market in North America (H/T BNI). [Read More]

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Our EUropean President

March 13, 2011 JoshuaPundit 0

By Daniel Liemux, via Bookworm Room: Is our President a EUrolander wannabee? Yes. I can’t tell you how many times I have heard my fellow Americans spout utter nonsense about EUroland. Hey, they may have visited there and after visiting all the tourist spots and wining and dining in the [Read More]

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Charlie Sheen or Moammar Gaddafi: Who Said It?

March 3, 2011 JoshuaPundit 0

They both are masters of Rant: Hollyweird’s Charlie Sheen and Libya’s Moammar Gaddafi in a quote throwdown quiz. Who said it? How many can you get? Given the lunacy of each it may not be as easy as it seems! Listening to a speech given by Gaddafi is an exercise [Read More]

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Charlie Sheen or Moammar Gaddafi: Who Said It?

March 3, 2011 JoshuaPundit 0

They both are masters of Rant: Hollyweird’s Charlie Sheen and Libya’s Moammar Gaddafi in a quote throwdown quiz. Who said it? How many can you get? Given the lunacy of each it may not be as easy as it seems! Listening to a speech given by Gaddafi is an exercise [Read More]

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What Is Their Expertise?

February 21, 2011 JoshuaPundit 2

By Felix via Colossus of Rhodey According to the Wilmington News Journal, “a group of ministers wants to make unannounced visits to Wilmington’s public schools to make sure students are getting the education they need to avoid lives of crime.” Members of Interdenominational Ministers Action Council said they will be [Read More]

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Experts and the Temple of Orthodoxy

February 21, 2011 JoshuaPundit 2

By Danny Lemieux via Bookworm Room Most of us here in the Bookworm Room express a healthy skepticism of “experts” in general. Most of us revel in our ability to think and discourse critically for ourselves, while others lament that socially-anointed “experts” are not solemnly revered through incense, incantations and [Read More]

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