The Other McCain

"One should either write ruthlessly what one believes to be the truth, or else shut up." — Arthur Koestler


Posted on | August 3, 2012 | 29 Comments

— compiled by Wombat-socho

Romney Slams Reid: Put Up Or Shut Up

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid

Says Reid’s accusations “totally and completely wrong”.

Opposition Reports Massacre In Hama
Also, Kofi Annan resigns

Kim Jong Un Meets PRC Visitors In First Diplomatic Act
Seeking help in wake of devastating floods?

Gay Rights Activists Plan “Kiss-In” At Chick-Fil-a Today

Lone protester confronts the crowds in Cranberry, Pa.

“This situation requires a really stupid and futile gesture be done on somebody’s part.” “We’re just the guys to do it.”

Congress Takes Five Weeks Off With Much Left Undone

Elizabeth Warren Calls Her Wall Street Claim “Silly”

Cybersecurity Bill Blocked In Senate By GOP Filibuster

Obama Braces For Another Round Of Lackluster Economic News

Anti-Islam Challenge To Rep. Diane Black (R-TN) Fails

NYMEX Drops, Brent Rises As US Jobs Data In Focus; NYMEX $87.90, Brent $106.67
Asia Stocks Drop As ECB Action Vow Falls Flat
US Jobless Claims Rise
Kraft Foods Profit Tops Estimates On Higher Prices
GM Profit Falls 41% On Weakness In Europe
BA, Iberia Parent IAG Plan For Spain’s Possible Exit From Euro
Apple, Take Note: New Samsung Phone Due
How The Microsoft Surface Stacks Up Against Its Tablet Competition
Samsung Reigns Supreme In US Smartphone Market
World Of Warcraft Loses 1.1 Million Players In Three Months
Judge Rules In Favor Of HP In Oracle Case

Lester Solid But Red Sox Lose

Boston starting pitcher Jon Lester

Twins blank Sox 5-0

Victorino Thanks Phillies Fans With Full-Page Ads

Josh Hamilton Helps Salvage Dempster’s Debut In 15-9 Slugfest With Angels

Blue Jays Drop Fifth Straight In Oakland Opener

Once-Maligned Pocono Track Winning Back Driers, Fans

Detwiler Shuts Down Phillies As Nats Avoid Sweep

See Katy Perry, John Mayer Together On Sexy Date

Katy & John

Romantic dinner in LA

Wife Lays Down Law To Rupert Sanders: You Will Never Direct Kristen Stewart Again

Unspeakable Armenian Ready To Host “X Factor”

Kate Beckinsale, Jessica Biel Looking Good At “Total Recall” Premiere

Jimmy Fallon In Talks To Host 2013 oscars, But ABC Objects

Katherine Jackson Duped Into Arizona Trip?

Putin Calls For Leniency In Pussy Riot Trial
Nork Leader Calls For Greater Prosperity
Philippines Typhoon Death Toll Hits 39
Spain Nabs Three Al-Qaeda Suspects, Plot Feared
Syrian Kurds Seek Greater Autonomy After Assad Toppled
SecState Clinton Urges Reconciliation Between Sudans
Bangladesh: Refugee Aid Discouraged For Burma’s Rohingyas
Fiji’s Military Government Accused Of Stifling Opposition
Ex-Army Chief To Share Dais With Shri Anna

An Ex-con’s View: Don’t They Know The Con Is Blown?
Zilla Of The Resistance: Broken
WyBlog: Obama Wants You To Buy His Campaign A Drink
Valley Of The Shadow: The Lovecraftian Horror Of Harry Reid – A Disturbing New Rumor
Jim geraghty: Fact Check Harry Reid, Please!
Riehl World View: Why Doesn’t Reid Answer Sourced Accusations Of Racism, Corruption?
Weasel Zippers: MSM Hyperventilates Over Poll Showing Obama Up By 10 – Yeah, The One That Skews D+19
Mark Hemingway: The Silent Majority Goes To Chick-Fil-A
Gateway Pundit: Gay Rights Group Files Suit against Chick-Fil-A For Thoughtcrime
Daily Caller: Chick-Fil-A Harasser Gets Fired For Being Asshat
Jawa Report: Obama Campaign Sues To Restrict Military Voting
American Thinker: DCCC, Humiliated, Apologizes To Adelson
James Pethokoukis: Economic Forecasting Model Predicts Epic Electoral Beatdown Of Obama In November
Donald Sensing: The Government Knows Jesus Better Than Jesus?
Lonely Conservative: Solyndra CEO Called Obama Administration “The Bank Of Washington”
Karl Rove: The Obama Ad Blitz Isn’t Working


  • smitty

    Will the Romney/Reid cat fight escalate to the point that they throw church statuery at each other? *popcorn*

  • Adobe_Walls

    Romney should pay Dingy Harry a visit and smack him across the face with a gauntlet.

  • smitty

    Indeed. Old school, but with a YouTube release. Instantly viral.

  • Bob Belvedere

    Well, Wombat, you’re getting closer to home, time zone-wise!

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  • Evi L. Bloggerlady

    What about Harry Reid being a pederast?  We need to hear his explanations on this topic.  

  • Evi L. Bloggerlady

    Wombat:  Don’t forget Bob Costas’ most recent Olympic fail.

  • Red

    Luckily the LDS church is short on idols. If they were both Catholic then the weaponry would be significantly more hefty and plentiful. I could see Romney going fisticuffs with Reid. LOL

  • Red

    Katy Perry and skeevy John Mayer? What is it with her attraction to skeevy dudes? Gross.

  • Wombat_socho

     IDK; she doesn’t answer my calls and both Stacy and Smitty are spoken for. There’s just no figuring you dames out. 😉

  • Wombat_socho

     This has been a rough week, what with the bidness launch and yesterday being spent with the doctors.

  • Wombat_socho

     I, too, wish to hear his explanations for the Love That Formerly Dared Not Speak Its Name But Now Won’t STFU. Perhaps there is a large contribution from NAMBLA to explain this. In any case, he needs to come clean with America. 

  • Wombat_socho

     Olympics? Didn’t those used to be in Greece?

  • Red

    Enigma thy name is woman…and we like it that way.
    There’s no accounting for taste though. Good luck with that callback Wombat 😉

  • Adjoran

     Yeah – one of those medieval metal gauntlets.

  • Adjoran

    If the WSJ and other “pay” sites tick you off by only giving the first sentence of an article on a link, here’s a workaround:  go to Google News or other news aggregator or search engine, put in the article’s headline, and most of the time you go right to the full article.

    Enigma would be a good name for girl.  Nothing tops the names I heard for twin boys, though:  Orangello and Lemonjello.

  • Evi L. Bloggerlady

    He might also explain how he turned a $193K Senate salary into $10 million in real estate.  

  • Evi L. Bloggerlady

    My prayers and best wishes to Zilla. 

  • Wombat_socho

     Thanks for the tip.
    I don’t understand these modern kids and their newfangled kids’ names. Whatever happened to nice traditional names for girls like Lexus and Porsche?

  • Wombat_socho

     Please, think of the children!

  • Wombat_socho

     Indeed. It’s no fun at all being her right now.

  • Wombat_socho

    Better yet, a bottle of Jack Daniels, as in this video.

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  • Adjoran

     Oh, don’t worry – his children have $$ million positions with various Vegas law firms, union shops, whorehouses, and money laundries.

  • Adjoran

     I once took a young lady’s name as “Portia” and was corrected with extreme prejudice.

  • Zilla of the Resistance

    Thank you, Wombat! Sorry I didn’t get over here sooner, but as you know, I have not been online a whole lot lately. 

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