davidl on January 31st, 2014

Having blogged about UP 4014 a/k/a Big Boy, we continue with the Big Toys for Big Boys theme from Judy Rife, Record Online: JERSEY CITY, N.J. — The supersized crane that will build the new Tappan Zee Bridge arrived at a private marine yard in Jersey City, N.J., Thursday after completing a 40-day journey from […]

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davidl on January 31st, 2014

The Snark of the Day, from Ronald Reagan, via Robert Knight, American Thinker: “It doesn’t seem right to reduce a man’s take-home pay with taxes and then send him a government dole which robs him of the feeling of accomplishment and dignity which comes from providing for his family by his own efforts. By the […]

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davidl on January 30th, 2014

The Snark of the Day, from Jammie Wearing Fool: It’s pretty clear Democrats have little hope of retaking Congress this year, but on the upside their ugliness may decline a bit as Henry ‘Nostrilitus’ Waxman has announced his retirement. As always, he goes out covering himself in mud. Jim Moran, Henry Waxman, can Speaker Tablecloth […]

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davidl on January 30th, 2014

Do they say in the Windy City, Chicago:  Don’t bring a tired, and rebutted, argument to a policy discussion?   When, even if  the did Dim Won, a/k/a Barack Obama would not understand it anyhow, from Dim Won’s State of the Union, 3014, via Robert Stacy McCain: You know, today, women make up about half our […]

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davidl on January 29th, 2014

FLOTUS (Fat Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama has a plan, the Snark of the Day, from Lily Dane @ Doug Ross: Lost your health plan? Doctor won’t see you? No problem, Michelle’s got a plan: give her money to save Obamacare Send FLOTUS money. Does she need yet another Hawaii vacation? So soon?

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davidl on January 28th, 2014

The perception in all urination contests is that the combatants are equals. Hence Dave’s rule of pissing contests is never piss down hill. For example when President Fifty Seven States gets into a urination contest with Rush Limbaugh he puts the President of the United States at the same level as syndicated talk radio host. […]

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davidl on January 28th, 2014

Dim Won, b/k/a Barack Obama has talked of solving problems by waving his magic pen.   Yet Joe the Plumbers pipe wrench is capable of doing something that Dim Won’s magic pen can not do, to wit create wealth.   A Mickey D burger flipper is no more valuable after Dim Won were to wave his magic […]

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davidl on January 28th, 2014

The Snark of the Day, from Jim Moran, via Gateway Pundit: “I’m afraid that the millennials, if you will, are less likely to sign up. I think they feel more independent, I think they feel a little more invulnerable than prior generations,” Moran says. “But I don’t think we’re going to get enough young people […]

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davidl on January 27th, 2014

Because the thought of getting behind the controls of this one point two million pound machine is enough to make the founder blogger drool and that thought spending five year restoring in enough to make me pine for Cheyenne, Wyoming, from George Lauby, North Platte Bulletin: The historic Big Boy No. 4014 — said to […]

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davidl on January 27th, 2014

The Snark of the Day, from Ted Cruz, via Ed Morrissy, Hot Air: “For the State of the Union, one of the things President Obama really ought to do is look in the TV camera and say to the over five million Americans all across this country who have had their health insurance cancelled because […]

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davidl on January 24th, 2014

President Fifty Seven States knows best.   He told the New Yorker’s David Remnick,  that his problems were all the fault of those stoopid republicans and dastardly Rush Limbaugh,  from Hill: President Obama said that gridlock on Capitol Hill stemmed from an inability to “penetrate the Republican base” and convince voters there that he’s “not the […]

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davidl on January 24th, 2014

The Snark of the Day, from Jay Leno: ‘Doctors warn pot smoking impairs young people’s thinking, which of course makes them much more likely to sign up for Obamacare’ Hat tip and video: Jammie Wearing Fool

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davidl on January 23rd, 2014

A never ending campaign to instill a fear of guns, from Christopher Flavelle. Bloomberg: One of the report’s more distressing findings centered on the effect mass shootings have on Americans’ ability to cast a ballot. The commission noted that schools are the best venue for polling places: “They have the needed and desirable space, are […]

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davidl on January 22nd, 2014

Roe v. Wade was decided forty-one years ago and fifty-five million American babies have died.   Yet for some strange reason, Dean Obeidallah is concerned about what is said outside of aborturiums, Daily Beast. So why did I visit an abortion clinic for the first time in my life? Because I was confused as to what is […]

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davidl on January 22nd, 2014

The Volokh Conspiracy is now associated with, partnered with or controlled by the Washington Post.   From William A. Jacobson, Legal Insurrection: In the earliest days of the internet, an Instapundit reader suggested the term “take the Boeing” to describe when bloggers join big media outlets. Today, Volokh Conspiracy took the Washington Post’s Boeing: There a […]

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