I don’t know if Joan Rivers was an original, but she exhibited stalwart qualities. she toiled, rose, fell down, adapted and got back up again, from Hank Stuever, Washington Post: In her long and relentless comedy career, Joan Rivers, who died Thursday at 81, worked plenty hard enough to become famous many times over, from […]
Sure this a local story, but so was Trayvon Martin’s attempt to kill George Zimmerman and Micheal Brown assault battery on Ferguson police officer Darrin Wilson. At a press conference Thursday afternoon, the Rochester Police Department detailed the sequence of events that led up to the shooting on Hudson Avenue in which a Rochester police […]
Alternate title: A tale of two mug shots. Can Rick Perry, governor Texas, ride his indictment by a Travis county grand jury all the way to the White House? Maybe not. However Perry’s standing up the Travis county democrat mafia only improves his standing with the republican base. Lord knows we need a president […]
The Reverend Al Sharpton can go home. The late Michael Brown was shot in the front with his arms down, from Daily Caller: An autopsy conducted on Michael Brown, the unarmed 18-year-old fatally shot by Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson last Saturday, shows that Brown was shot at least six times, twice in the […]
Sir Robert Peel: The police are the public and the public are the police; the police being only members of the public who are paid to give full time attention to duties Source. Mary Katherine Ham: Hot Air: We ask more of police in a free society than creating militarized zones out of tough situations. […]
In politics an accident is when a politician accidentally speaks the truth. Finnish reporterette Aishi Zidan had one such accident, via William A. Jacoboson, Legal Insurrection: Don’t use me as your propaganda weapon I spent a night at the Shifa hospital in Gaza two weeks ago. I was covering the situation in Gaza for my […]
The Snark of the Day, from Darleen Click, Protein Wisdom: Our southern border is functionally non-existent, and Obama is poised to granted “refugee status” to illegal aliens pouring over that border. Meanwhile, some members of the Border Patrol are busy protecting the Canadian/Us border in Alaska from shutter-happy Boy ScoutsWhile – See more at: The […]
The late Joseph Wood, yet another botched execution, this time in Arizona. Time out with the new and bring back the proven technology of the firing squad, from the Washington Post: The execution of a convicted murderer in Arizona lasted for nearly two hours on Wednesday, as witnesses said he gasped and snorted for much […]
I already took up this argument about the culpability of the state in the case of the accident involving Tracy Morgan along the Jersey Pike But now comes an even stronger case. This time,http://7online.com/news/nj-officer-killed-on-duty-in-route-17-wreck-driver-arrested/193906 involving truck vs police car, where the cop died. Now, let me preface all this by saying I do feel a […]
OK, so by now, everyone has seen Obama’s comment about how he wasn’t interested in photo ops along the Texas border with Mexico. And, of course, everyone knows that’s a crock. I note McPhillips on Facebook saying so. I also note Limbaugh saying…. nothing but photo-ops. Says he’s not interested in photo-ops? That’s all he […]
MSNBC has discovered (just?) that with this president it is always Three AM and the President is never prepared, video: Hat tip: Noah Rothman, Hot Air.
Let me preface this with a question: If a woman’s birth control of choice is to keep her clothes on, should the government be able to force her employer to buy her wardrobe? You see, there’s a logical inconsistency with the left’s arguments over the Hobby Lobby case. Now, granted, there usually *IS* logical problems […]
Yes, this getting to be all Hobby Lobby all the time, but it is a target rich environment, from Emily Zanotti, American Spectator: If you’re still on social media after yesterday, you’re profoundly masochistic, in need of a stiff drink, or both. Take this moment to examine your Twitter timeline for evidence of the following […]
I feel like a dog is forest of fire hydrants, or in military parlance a target rich environment. Jerome Hudson manages to tie in two of my favorite targets, the Reverend Al Sharpton, and the National Association for the Advancement of [Liberal] Colored People, together with Donald Sterling. I am not a big fan of […]
In the hands of people like George Will the English Language is beauty. What the Reverend Al Sharpton does to English Language amounts to water boarding, video: Hat tip: Ace.