On January 13 and 14 a major blizzard hit the city of Chicago, and so ended the political career of one Michael Bilandic, from Wikipedia: [Chicago’s] inadequate response to the blizzard was blamed primarily on mayor Michael Bilandic, who had assumed the post after the 1976 death of Richard J. Daley. Newspaper articles at the […]
from Karen, Lonely Conservative: Here’s some shocking news – Cuba has walked out on talks with the United States because the Castro regime isn’t interested in improving its human rights record. Inspector Renault could not be reached for comment.
I would suggest at Algore walk the walk on his so-called global warming, but Algore is too fat to walk the walk. Well Algore, the feeling is mutual. So propose to settle for Algore waddling the waddle, from Breitbart: A squadron of 1,700 private jets are rumbling into Davos, Switzerland, this week to discuss global […]
Luke Russert, son of a great news commentator and grandson of garbage collector from Buffalo, New York, slammed Joni Ernst, daughter of pig farmer from Rod Oak, Iowa. from PJ Media: Congressional correspondent Luke Russert said on MSNBC Tuesday that freshman Sen. Joni Ernst was a pig farmer this time last year and marveled that […]
Eric described the Dim Won’s State of the Union speech(SOTU) as a barn dance. I beg to differ. What Obama offered up was yet another snake dance. Obama is incapable of leadership. A leader sees the situation as it is, remains calms and responds with action is both appropriate and possible. In contrast, Obama only […]
Remember back when even if you did agree with the Pope, you recognized that was a smart and educated man. Not so any more. The current Pope is chanting like a deranged idiot: MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Pope Francis said there are limits to freedom of speech, especially when it insults or ridicules someone’s faith, […]
Something is rotten in Charlottesville. The local police could find no evidence to support the fictional rape story published in Rolling Stone. Yet for reasons unknown to rational beings, University President Teresa A. Sullivan, one did not apologize for her rash rush to judgement and two proceed as if the fraternity was guilty anyhow, from […]
Nearly four million people and forty world leaders attended an anti-terrorism rally in France. Notable by his absence, Dim Won, the Snark of the Day, from Jeffery Goldberg, Atlantic: “It would have been nice to see the country whose birth was midwifed by France send its leader to stand with France today.” Hat tip: Nice […]
Little Dickie Durbin wants you to pay yet more in gas taxes for the privilege of driving your own vehicle, from Laura Barron-Lopez, Hill: Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) says he thinks “now is the time” to raise the gas tax, which hasn’t been touched by Congress in over 20 years. “I think now […]
Mark Steyn draws a straight line between the ilk of the Barack Obama and the New York Times and those who invoke Islam to commit mass murder, video: Hat tip: Nice Deb The Islamist terrorists could silence what passes for Western Civilization when only a mere weekly publication in France, Charlie Hebdo, was brave enough […]
From Bridge Johnson, PJ Media: President Obama “strongly condemned” the terrorist attack on the offices of a satirical magazine in Paris, saying they’re reaching out to French officials to help as the gunmen are on the loose. “I strongly condemn the horrific shooting at the offices of Charlie Hebdo magazine in Paris that has reportedly […]
Congress has gotten a wee bit smarter. The dumbest woman in Congress, one Carolyn McCarthy has retired, from Useless Toady: MINEOLA, N.Y. – Early in her congressional career, Carolyn McCarthy’s plea – rare in politics – was, “Let me go home!” That is, pass gun control laws and let me retire, having done what I […]
Mayor Bill, b/k/a New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio thinks the New York City Police Department is the problem, from Heather Mac Donald, New York Daily News: Following the nonindictment of Officer Daniel Pantaleo for the lethal arrest of Eric Garner last July, de Blasio said that Garner’s death and the grand jury’s failure […]
Snark of the Day from Ralph Peters: “[Barack Obama] tried to romance [Vladamir] Putin and he got date-raped.” Source and video: Mediaite There are three sixty-four days left this year, but the colonel is in good shape for take the Snark of the Year.
The envelope please, and now for the coveted Bitsblog Snark of the Year from Howard Dean: “The core problem under the damn law[Obama Care] is it was put together by a bunch of elitists who don’t fundamentally understand the American people. That’s what the problem is.” Hat tip: Washington Free Beacon