Politics

Demonize Police, And Here’s What Happens

Pravda-on-the-Hudson has an interesting article up that inadvertently showcases one of the effects of  efforts to demonize police by the #blacklivesmatter movement and its media and political supporters. Here’s the headline: “Heroin Use? Juvenile Record? For Recruits, Police forgive Past Sins.” The article breathlessly goes on…and note what I emphasized: [Read More]

The un-friendly skies of United
Just Plain Funny

A few more funny United Airlines memes for you to enjoy

No matter your views on the epic battle between Dr. Dao and United Airlines, you have to admit that it’s made for some wonderful all-American humor. I continue to be agnostic about the Dr. Dao versus United Airlines kerfuffle, in that I think all concerned behaved badly. The fact that [Read More]

Politics

The Bookworm Beat 3/15/17 — clearing the spindle, part deux, and open thread

I’ve cleared my spindle and the articles I linked are a feast for the hungry mind — the Middle East, climate change, policing, gender, Obamacare, and more. There’s land if the Palestinians want it. Did you know that President al-Sisi in Egypt has offered the Palestinians a state that would [Read More]

Elections

Police Advise Cast of Hamilton How to Be Safe

by Robert J. Avrech The latest leftist hysteria revolves around the elastic concept of safety. To be more precise: their safety. According to the Progressive Book of the Apocalypse, various racial and sexual identity groups are under withering attack by the Deplorables who voted for President-elect Donald Trump. Of course [Read More]

Just Plain Funny

Selfie Indulgence

By: Mike McDaniel    During my police days, I came to realize that there is nothing as funny as the look on a citizen’s face when they realize they’ve just run into a marked police car. I was hit three times by hapless citizens. In one incident, I was stopped in [Read More]

Race Relations

The Blue Race

By: Mike McDaniel   My friend Bookworm serves, in many instances, as my muse, my inspiration for articles. She has, on her site–which should be on your daily reading list—an occasional contributor—”Wolf Howling,” which sent me to an interesting Facebook post, written by Jay Stalien, a black police officer:  To read the rest, [Read More]

Politics

The Bookworm Beat 10/21/16 — the “politics as usual” edition and open thread

The American media suddenly discovers antisemitism in America. You know it’s not a coincidence when several mainstream media outlets that every non-conservative Jew reads suddenly announce that Donald Trump’s supporters are crazed antisemites. These are, of course, the same media outlets that have been silent for years about the antisemitism at [Read More]

Social Issues

The Ferguson Effect: Deception?

By: Mike McDaniel   I used to think police work a uniquely noble and important job. I still do. However, I now wonder why anyone would want to do it, and I worry those that do are quickly becoming precisely the wrong people for the job. Here’s an example of what 8 [Read More]

Race Relations

The Loss Of Steve Jones–Police Officer

By: Mike McDaniel   The Time: 2018. The Place: Anytown, Anystate. Steve Jones always wanted to be a cop, and he carefully considered how to do it. He wanted a college education, but he needed to support himself. He wasn’t the kind of guy to let his parents support him forever, so [Read More]

Race Relations

[VIDEO] Progressives achieve unheard of eugenic success against blacks

The Prager U video below, narrated by and based up research from, Heather MacDonald is actually titled “Are The Police Racist?”. However, watch it and you will learn that modern-day Democrats have achieved something that the Social Darwinists of the 19th century, and the eugenicists of the 21st centuries could [Read More]

Race Relations

The Milwaukee Social Justice Riots: It Doesn’t Matter

By: Mike McDaniel.  Circa August 18, 2016, with the Milwaukee case leading the news, it is instructive to review the pantheon of Black Lives Matter, holy social justice martyrs, all of which are wholly-owned subsidiaries of the Democrat Party. Trayvon Martin: The Trayvon Martin of the Social Justice narrative was [Read More]