Tweet Every week on Monday morning, the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum with short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture or daily living. This week’s question: Do you think the Patriot Act should be renewed? Why? GrEaT sAtAn”S gIrLfRiEnD: Really in favor of Amitai Etzioni’s […]
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Tweet Don’t know much about history Wonderful World – Sam Cooke When I announced the submissions, I emphasized the issues of the day, but this week’s winner, Bookworm Room’s Tom Hanks shows stunning ignorance when he claims Americans were engaged in racial genocide against the Japanese during WWII is less about contemporary issues (though it is […]
Tweet I picked up the paper this morning And read all the daily blues The world is one big tragedy I wonder what I can do I’m not going to let it bother me tonight – The Atlanta Rhythm Section The President along with his Congressional Democratic allies pushed through health care reform on a party […]
Tweet Without further ado here are this week’s submissions. Council Submissions Wolf Howling – AP Goes APE Over Texas School Book Changes Mere Rhetoric – Confirmed: Anti-Israel Jewish Groups Scapegoat Israel For Obama’s Manufactured Crisis The Razor – The United States of Venezuela Rhymes With Right – Why Is This Not A Major National Story? The […]
Tweet I am Soccer Dad. I am the new Watcher. Welcome. There have been two previous Watchers. The original and lately Watcher #2. Plus JoshuaPundit helped out with Watching duties for a bit at the end of last year. The first Watcher created a weekly challenge in which 12 bloggers would submit one of their […]