davidl on December 31st, 2013

The New York Slimes tried to analogize Barack Obama’s man made disaster of Obama Care to Dubys’a response to the natural disaster that was Katrina. For her part, Professor Ann Althouse was having none of it, the Snark of the Day: But think about it this way, NYT. What if Bush and the Republicans had […]

Continue reading about Snark of the Year: Ann Althouse

davidl on December 31st, 2013

The Snark of the Day, from Glenn  Reynolds: ACTUALLY, AS WE LEARNED WITH SARAH PALIN’S FAMILY, IT’S ONLY THE CHILDREN OF DEMOCRATS WHOM DECENCY PLACES OFF-LIMITS: “Quite aside from racial politics, I thought children were off limits. Here you have an MSNBC panel segment planned around laughing at a baby. We scrupulously avoid using Obama’s […]

Continue reading about Snark of the Day: Glenn Reynolds

davidl on December 30th, 2013

About the only thing wrong with this story is that Algore is not on board, from Paul Tilsey, Fox News: The leader of a scientific expedition whose ship remains stranded in Antarctic ice says the team, which set out to prove climate change, is “stuck in our own experiment.” But Chris Turney, a professor of […]

Continue reading about Akademic Shokalskiy Trapped By Global Warming

davidl on December 30th, 2013

A slush fund is money which a politician can use with no strings attached, and with no supervision. Governor Andrew “JMario, Jr.” Coumo has set up such a fund, from Green Biz: New York’s first bank dedicated to boosting the deployment of clean technologies is set to open in early 2014, after the state’s Governor […]

Continue reading about Governor Coumo Sets Up Slush Fund, Brags

davidl on December 30th, 2013

View Jesus as a savior or just a victim of Roman justice, nobody, to my knowledge, has ever called Jesus a mugger.   Yet some demented wack job replaced a depiction of Jesus in the manger, with the late mugger Trayvon Martin,  from Rick Rojas, Los Angeles Slimes: On the lawn of a Claremont church, just […]

Continue reading about Conflating Trayvon Martin with Jesus Christ

davidl on December 27th, 2013

The Reverend Jesse Jackson wanted to tell A&E where to put Phil and Duck Danasty, from Legal Insurrection: According to ABC, Jackson is urging A&E to uphold Robertson’s suspension and requests an urgent meeting with A&E and Cracker Barrel executives. A&E tells the Reverend Jackson to suck a duck, from ABC News via  Legal Insurrection: […]

Continue reading about The Reverend Jesse Jackson has to Eat Duck

davidl on December 26th, 2013

Phil Robertson quotes Scripture, and the Reverend Jesse Jackson gets offended.   Jackson as attributed by ABC News: “These statements uttered by Robertson are more offensive than the bus driver in Montgomery, Alabama, more than 59 years ago.” I find it amusing that the Reverend Jackson would rather defend Jim Crow Law rather than the Bible. […]

Continue reading about Phil Quotes the Bible, the Reverend Jackson Gets Offended

Eric Florack on December 25th, 2013

Edtor’s note: Once again as in the 12 or so years past, I’ve found my inbox filled with messages from longtime readers who wonder if I’m going to be re-posting “A Bithead’s Christmas”, and begging me to do so. As I believe I’ve told you in previous years, I get more email about this one […]

Continue reading about A Bithead’s Christmas

davidl on December 24th, 2013

Mikhail Kalashnikov, the inventor of the AK-47, has died, from the BBC: The inventor of the Kalashnikov assault rifle, Mikhail Kalashnikov, has died aged 94, Russian officials say. The automatic rifle he designed became one of the world’s most familiar and widely used weapons. Its comparative simplicity made it cheap to manufacture, as well as […]

Continue reading about Rest in Peace: Mikhail Kalashnikov ( Age 94 )

davidl on December 23rd, 2013

Parents is it safe to send your son to Occidental? From the L.A. Slimes: Occidental College has been barraged with bogus allegations of sexual assault in recent days after two groups, one claiming to represent “men’s rights,” set out to undermine the school’s anonymous reporting system, a college spokesman said. […] The online campaign appears […]

Continue reading about Occidental’s War on Men

davidl on December 21st, 2013

Stand with Phil Robertson, a man who understands and admits to understands biology.  An example of one  confused blogger, from Mahablog: Since then we’ve had a lot more hate fests on the Right. The Duck Dynasty nothingburger scandal reached a height of absurdity when an Illinois businessman running for Congress called the DD paterfamilias Phil […]

Continue reading about Stand with Phil Robertson

davidl on December 21st, 2013

Has the Moron in Chief, a/k/a Dumbo, a/k/a President Fifty Seven States, b/k/a Barack Obama just realized that the Unaffordable Care Ace,  a/k/a Obamacare has taken too many torpedoes has is now sinking?   This sure look like full panic mode, from Megan McArdle, Bloomberg: On Wednesday, Politico’s Carrie Budoff Brown reported that the administration was […]

Continue reading about Obamacare Panic Mode

davidl on December 19th, 2013

Barbara Walters confessed to Piers Morgan that she had thought that Barack Obama was the next messiah, transcript via Newbusters: Well, you’ve touched on it to a degree. He made so many promises. We thought that he was going to be – I shouldn’t say this at Christmastime, but – the next messiah. So I […]

Continue reading about What is Barbara Walters’ Religion?

davidl on December 18th, 2013

John Podesta, accused congressional republican of being part of Jonestown like cult. via National Review: “[The White House] need to focus on executive action given that they are facing a second term against a cult worthy of Jonestown in charge of one of the houses of Congress,” Barbara Walters confessed to Piers Morgan that essentially […]

Continue reading about John Podesa, Barbara Walters, And Jonestown Kool-Aid

davidl on December 17th, 2013

Evidently by inside the Beltway, the only known hate crime is voting republican, from Sean Sullivan and Scott Clement, Washington Post  (WaPo): Haters gonna hate. But they plan to vote Republican. Meet the haters. We’re talking about the voters who’ve had it with all Washington politicians: President Obama, congressional Republicans and congressional Democrats. Despite their […]

Continue reading about The WaPo Jumps the Shark