I agree with Professor Glenn Reynolds that our police are too militarized, both in hardware and mindset. However, I’d think twice before lauding his supporters on this issue, from Useless Toady: Often, if you wait long enough, an idea comes around. Back in 2006, I wrote a piece for Popular Mechanics on how the federal […]
Truth be known, I am not a fan of republican congressmen named King, but a stopped clock is right twice a day, from, Mediaite: Most elected officials have been extremely hesitant to condemn the people of Ferguson, Missouri, who have been protesting for nearly two weeks over the fatal shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown […]
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. […]
Chris Christie may or may not be too fat to be president, he however is too stupid to be president, via ABC News: New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is denouncing comments by fellow Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry comparing homosexuality to alcoholism in which people can choose to change their behavior. Perry said earlier this […]
Eric Cantor wasted to be Speaker of the House. In the process, he forgot to represent Virginia District 7, from Erick Erickson, Redstate: Cantor lost his race because he was running for Speaker of the House of Representatives while his constituents wanted a congressman. The tea party and conservatives capitalized on that with built up […]
So what besides being the daughter of a genuine war hero and political traitor has Meghan McCain ever done to deserve the media spotlight? From Politico: Meghan McCain was sharply critical of Karl Rove during an interview with Larry King, going so far as to say she hates him and that he needs to apologize […]
Snark of the Day by Sarah Palin: Hey! Hillary’s brain is off-limits! Leave her health records alone! Democrats are right – scouring records of a female candidate is just politics of personal destruction, and for the media to engage in it would be unfair, unethical, and absolutely UNPRECEDENTED. You can’t probe a woman like that […]
Professor Jacobson must remember the joker we elected governor of New York. so he links excerpts from the Idaho primary debate, video: Reax and regale defense, Clayton Cramer: The May 15, 2014 Daily Mail covers the Idaho governor’s Republican primary debate, and has great fun feeling superior to us. You might get the impression that […]
Forty Three shows a deft touch. video: Hat tip: Nice Deb. I think that George W. Bush would do a better job on the Late Show than Colbert. Bush is funnier.
Is a Bush v. Clinton grudge match looming? From Politico: Hillary Clinton and Jeb Bush may not agree on much, but they surely recognize they need each other in 2016. Only the nomination of both for president by their respective parties makes the dynasty issue go away. While Clinton has long led her party’s 2016 […]
Joani Ernst is running for Congress in Iowa. Call her campaign humor cutting edge, video: Hat tip: Drew M, Ace of Spades. One candidate who managed to cut pork before being elected.
Snark of the Day from Stacy’s crazy older cousin, John McCain: “John Kerry and the president, they could be hitting the trifecta here. Gross failure on all three. So he has to go over to Asia and talk about climate change and say it’s the most important issue? Hello? On what planet does he reside?” […]
President Fifty Seven States doe not know his geography and the President who put the Obama in Obama Care. does not understand his signature program, via Stephen Green, Vodka Pundit: ObamaCare isn’t achieving its primary goal of extending coverage to the uninsured, according to a new study. The survey released Thursday by the McKinsey & […]
The Snark of the Day by Mike Rogers: “Putin is playing chess and we’re playing marbles.” Hat tip: Rick Moran, American Thinker.
Who knew Ronald Reagan, a/k/a the Gipper, was alive and well, in spirit, serving in the Senate. Marco Rubio plays Tom Harkin as a useful idiot and gives the speech of his life, video: Hat tip: Ace.