Leftist Insanity
Politics

The Bookworm Beat 8/31/17 — another “Leftist insanity” edition

There’s so much Leftist insanity that one Bookworm Beat wasn’t enough to contain it all. It takes two posts to grasp what’s really going on. The craven FBI refuses to stop Leftist insanity. Although the mainstream media is silent, the conservative media is appropriately outraged that James Comey had already decided [Read More]

Donald Trump

Hurricane Harvey – The Good The Bad And The Ugly

The sun finally came out in Houston today, revealing the devastation Harvey caused. Like every situation like this, there are moments of heroism, analysis and sometimes, good tidings. And there are also moments of predatory villainy, taking advantage and incompetence. Here’s a roundup of some of them: Americans remain the [Read More]

Donald Trump

Trump Proves Economists Wrong

Remember when economists told us that if we elected Donald Trump president we would tank the economy? Look at how Trump  proves economists wrong. From Reuters on September 14, 2016: The U.S. economy could be $1 trillion smaller than otherwise expected in 2021 if Republican candidate Donald Trump wins the [Read More]

Keith Olbermann
media bias

Keith Olbermann — this is your brain on the Democrat party

Keith Olbermann, already known for Bush Derangement Syndrome, seems to have had his brain broken by Trump Derangement Syndrome. It’s not pretty. Do you remember that old anti-drug commercial about your brain on drugs? Apparently being a hard-Left, Princeton-educated Democrat in America has exactly the same effect. There’s no other [Read More]

Leftists Insanity
Politics

The Bookworm Beat 8/30/17 — leftist insanity of the day edition

The Leftist insanity never stops, whether it’s “black white supremacists” or the effect of climate change on anything and everything. Phew! I’ve been taking care of family matters, so I haven’t had the chance to read anything today, let alone write anything. Thankfully, Wolf Howling sent me a fascinating email [Read More]

World

Colombia: FARC’s listed assets fall short

The declared inventory included broomsticks, orange squeezers, mugs, talcum powder, dentistry equipment and industrial tools, but The FARC’s Riches: List of Assets Fails to Reveal Guerrillas’ Total Wealth. InSight Crime reports, that, for instance, Much of the real estate listed by the FARC, which amounts to around half of all its [Read More]

Donald Trump

Victor Davis Hanson – Trump Compared to What?

Victor Davis Hanson has gone through quite an evolution. As a long time  writer for the Trump hating, sub-conservative National Review, he was one of the last of their authors to succumb to NRO editor’s pressure and write an anti-Trump hit piece,along with Andrew McCarthy. And their two articles were [Read More]

Culture

WoW! Forum: What’s The Future Of Marriage?

Every week on Monday, the WoW! community 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’s The Future Of Marriage? Dave Schuler : It’s too early to tell. In the latest [Read More]

PC-Silliness

Liberal Pollsters Report Confederate Statues Should Stay

Vassar Bushmills Daily Caller reports astounding findings over the weekend about public sentiment over Confederate statues, largely found in the South. The most amazing poll is that by a 44%-41% split, African-Americans want the statues to stay. It would have been even more informative had the polls reflected the votes [Read More]

Illustrated edition
Politics

The Bookworm Beat 8/28/17 — the illustrated edition and open thread

Between Antifa riots, Act II of the Civil War (the famous Battle Against The Statues), and the Arpaio pardon, there’s a lot of good material here. And last but most certainly not least, if you haven’t seen Dave Chappelle’s famous “black white supremacist” skit, you must watch it. High level [Read More]

Antifa
Media Bias

Orwell’s world: Telling the truth about Antifa is a revolutionary act

Orwell said, “In a time of universal deceit — telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” A brave journalist reporting on Antifa proves Orwell was right. If you ever question whether the American media has morphed into Pravda — a tightly controlled outlet for socialist propaganda — you need to [Read More]

Donald Trump

Justice is Done! Trump Pardons Sheriff Arpaio

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]

Houston Flooding
Culture

Snapshot USA: Decency in Houston; Indecency in Berkeley

Almost no words, just images to tell the tale of two American cities: Houston heroically surviving epic rain, and Berkeley barely surviving Antifa. First, images from Houston, which is inundated with water. Fortunately, there are wonderful people in Houston who are doing everything possible to save lives. The amount of rainfall [Read More]

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Nominations

Science Points the Way to Antifa’s Achilles Heel

Vassar Bushmills There is more than one level to Antifa activists. Many are for-hire initiates who join the ranks to vicariously sate their appetites, much like screaming girls on the rope line at a Beatles event, “groupies”, while a few more-experienced shock troops, with a few campaigns under their belts are poking people with pikes with nails in them, [Read More]