The Other McCain

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

‘And the Grammy Award for Most Implausibly Enhanced Cleavage …’

Katy Perry displayed her ginormous silicone implants. “Write what you know” is always good advice, and two things I definitely know are awards shows and cleavage. Back in the day, it was regularly my duty as an assistant national editor working the late-night desk at The Washington Times to compile (in a format known as […]

Find Her Binder

by Smitty @dustbury “Find her binder / Sneak up behind her / Rap like a Romney ’til ya finally unwind her. . .”… — Chris Smith (@smitty_one_each) October 17, 2012

Another Shocking Republican Scandal! ‘Redneck Romeo’ Jason Aldean Goes Wild

While we were at Mitt Romney’s rally in Toledo last week, I remarked to Ali Akbar that the warm-up music for the Republican’s events includes some country-rock songs that aren’t quite what you’d usually associate with GOP family values, for example Luke Bryan’s “Country Girl (Shake It for Me)“: Get up on the hood of my […]

MUSIC VIDEO: ‘You Didn’t Build That’

Two words: HI-LARIOUS!

Tres Fedoras

by Smitty Unrelated: @momus1978 Hey, it looks like Neal is now Tweeting as “Brenda Kahn”? — Robert Stacy McCain (@rsmccain) September 12, 2012 RT @smitty_one_each: @rsmccain Didn’t you play live at Brendakhan? | Ohhh man…that was bad. — Bob Belvedere (@BobBelvedere) September 12, 2012

@hicaliber75 — Who Knew Conservative Rap Existed?

by Smitty I really don’t get much out of hip-hop. But even the non-aficionado can appreciate this, and you may know some hipsters who are best reached through material like this: The artist has apparently fallen on harder times than most, via email from Chris Cassone: Hi Caliber (Cal) needs a lift. We met when […]

Clockwork Angels

– by Wombat-socho Back in February, Smitty mentioned that Kevin J. Anderson would be writing a novel to accompany the new Rush* album Clockwork Angels. Well, thanks to a librarian friend, I got hold of an advance reader copy. It’s not bad. It’s an odd little book, much less Randian than I would have thought […]

Barack Obama’s Political Career Reduced To A Brace Of Guns`n`Roses Videos

by Smitty 2008: “It’s so easy, easy, when everybody’s trying to please me. . .” 2012: “Funny how everything was roses when we held onto the guns. . .”

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