Brett Kavanaugh Swetnick
Politics

The Kavanaugh confirmation wrap-up

Republicans showed gumption and got Kavanaugh confirmed — and the Democrats and their Leftist allies went absolutely crazy, in ways both amusing and scary. Sorry for the blog silence, although one of the things that took my away from blogging is nice: I’ve been getting calls and emails from people [Read More]

Progressives anti-Trump Leftists
Politics

Progressives hysterically protest article telling them to be less hysterical

Enjoy the lack of self-awareness found in the most popular Progressive comments to a Times op-ed warning against the dangers of Trump Derangement Syndrome. One of the joys in life during the Trump era is watching Progressives decompensate and self-destruct. All their rhetoric about inclusiveness, spiritual generosity, intellectual superiority has [Read More]

Bookworm Beat Wolf Howling
Politics

The Bookworm Beat 10/23/17 — the world is both sad and surreal edition

For a different perspective, today’s Bookworm Beat arrives at your computer thanks to Wolf Howling, who likes serious news with a touch of the surreal. Arab construction worker writes “good morning” on FB in Arabic. Facebook auto translator translates it as “attack them.” Israeli police arrest him before noting the [Read More]

Donald Trump Oath of Office MAGA
Politics

Reality-denying Progressives call MAGA supporters “losers”

Progressives again show their retreat from reality, this time with a t-shirt claiming MAGA supporters, whose candidate and agenda won, are “losers.” During the 2016 Presidential campaign, Donald Trump had promised “We will have so much winning if I get elected that you may get bored with the winning.” The [Read More]

Guns & 2nd Amendment

The Baltimore Disease

By: Mike McDaniel    As regular readers know, I’ve been following the Freddie Grey case since its inception. Some aspects of the case, particularly the disposition of internal Baltimore PD discipline directed at the officers involved, remain unresolved. But there are other aspects of that case still affecting public policy, [Read More]

Politics

Loesching The Left

By: Mike McDaniel    As a teacher of high school English, I labor ceaselessly to ensure my students are not only capable of reading the words on the page, but accurately understanding not only their denotations–dictionary definitions–but their connotations–the ideas and images the words invoke–as well. This is not always [Read More]

Andrew Klavan Trump Derangement Syndrome
Donald Trump

The Trump Derangement Syndrome on my Facebook feed

This glimpse into my Facebook feed tells the whole Progressive story: It’s total Trump Derangement Syndrome, leavened only by my smart conservative friends. The following articles, in the following order, one right after the other, showed up on my Facebook feed this morning. They represent Trump Derangement Syndrome writ large, [Read More]