August 14, 2018
Weasel Watching

John McCain’s Death Song

May 11, 2018 Puma ByDesign 0

Vassar Bushmills Almost all the Western tribes had death songs; one for when they were about to die in battle, to taunt their enemy, another to tell their fathers they would soon be crossing over,  and a third, if their heart was bad, to disguise their fear of the uncertainty of crossing over. My [Read More]

Roy Moore
Politics

The Roy Moore drama escalates but I’m not convinced *UPDATED*

November 13, 2017 Bookworm 1

As the Roy Moore drama escalates, because I distrust those doing the escalating, the new information actually makes me more disposed to believe the judge. I’m watching with fascination the kill and then overkill with Roy Moore. The GOPers (especially McConnell, McCain, and Romney) are even more hysterical than the [Read More]

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Politics

A cursory look at some of the day’s most interesting news

November 6, 2017 Bookworm 0

Every day lately brings some interesting news. This post sums up a few of the top stories, along with my opinions about why they matter. I’m watching, fascinated, as events unfold in Saudi Arabia. I suspect Trump has a hand in it and I certainly hope the Crown Prince’s modernization push goes [Read More]

Russia Collusion Hillary Putin Trump Derangement Syndrome
Politics

Two reports yesterday highlight Trump Derangement Syndrome

October 18, 2017 Bookworm 1

A snapshot of Trump Derangement Syndrome: the different responses to reports about Trump’s alleged insensitivity versus Hillary’s selling America to Russia. Yesterday’s news broke two stories, one detailing massive national security infractions involving Russians during the Obama administration and one reporting the claim that Trump was insensitive to the widow [Read More]

Donald Trump

Justice is Done! Trump Pardons Sheriff Arpaio

August 27, 2017 JoshuaPundit 0

President Trump pardoned Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, the Arizona lawman facing six months imprisonment and a fine. Sheriff Arpaio’s ‘crime’ was apparently not complying with a court order by U. S. District Judge Susan Bolton, a Clinton appointee also responsible for blocking much of Arizona’s  SB1070 from being enacted in [Read More]

Government

Chuck Schumer: Praise For John McCain

July 29, 2017 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel   When Senate Minority Leader, vicious partisan, ruthless self-promoter, and all-around nasty piece of work Chuck Schumer (D: NY) praises a Republican for their political acumen and purity, is that a good thing–for the Republican, that is? The subject was the pivotal role Sen. John McCain (RINO: AZ) [Read More]

Elections

Maverick Rides Again

July 28, 2017 1willford 1

By Mike McDaniel    As I’m sure regular readers know, a last ditch attempt to pseudo repeal/replace Obamacare has gone down in flames. The co-called “skinny bill,” which would supposedly have repealed some of the worst features of Obamacare such as the insurance mandate and at least some taxes, wasn’t [Read More]

Donald Trump

Russian Hacking: Ridiculous?

December 14, 2016 1willford 0

By: Mike McDaniel    Democrats have only just discovered Russia is a hostile power, and horror of horrors, Russia actually conducts espionage against America!  This would be the same Democrat party that until Donald Trump’s election was absolutely certain Russia—and communism in general—was not only no threat, but was merely [Read More]

Donald Trump

Conservatives to media re Trump: “Publish and be damned”

October 14, 2016 Bookworm 0

Field Marshall Arthur Wellesley, the Duke of Wellington, was politician who successfully took to the field to defeat Napoleon and then resumed his political career, eventually rising to become Prime Minister. Given his alpha male status, and the rather loose morals amongst the aristocracy in the early 19th century, Wellington was consistently unfaithful to [Read More]