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Watcher’s Council Nominations: ‘There’s A Riot Goin’ On’ Edition

Tweet Because we all know nothing says social justice like breaking into a convenience store and looting it. 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, […]

The Council Has Spoken!! This Weeks’ 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. “It is a crime to lie to the public, to twist public opinion to insane lengths in the service of the vilest death-dealing machinations. It is a crime to poison the minds of […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Dog Days Edition

Tweet Ah, the sultry days leading up to 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. Of course, in this election season, that group would include the members of the political class and a […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Faith Edition

Tweet IDF soldiers sing before entering Gaza; “The whole world is a narrow bridge and you must not be afraid. Serve G-d with joy and come before Him with song. We have no one to rely upon except our Father in heaven.” Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Standing With Israel 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 Council Nominations – Hamas Delenda Est Edition

Tweet Hamas delenda est indeed. One of the most ludicrous quotes out there about this situation came from Secretary of State John Kerry, slamming the Hamas response to the Egyptian brokered ceasefire attempt: “I cannot condemn strongly enough the actions of Hamas in so brazenly firing rockets in multiple numbers in the face of a […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Bordering On Insanity 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 […]

Forum: What Are Your Reflections And Thoughts This July Fourth?

Tweet Every week on Monday morning , the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: What Are Your Reflections And Thoughts This July Fourth? The Razor : I’ve been diving into Ancient Roman history, […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations – Kaddish 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 […]

Watcher’s Council Nominations: Amnesty By Stealth 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 […]