The Other McCain

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

LIVE AT FIVE – 09.30.11

— compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Bank Of America To Begin Charging $5 Debit Card Fee Monthly charge will apply if card used in stores, at gas pumps, or anywhere that isn’t an ATM Can “Occupy Wall Street” Ever Occupy Main Street? In Cityville, maybe UN Security Council Still Divided Over Syria Sanctions Moscow totally […]

Stacy McCain Will Get Nothing Out Of Steven Crowder’s Latest

by Smitty Steven is on about nutrition, diet, and healthy lifestyle. Fortunately for Stacy McCain, his copy of Fear and Loathing: On the Campaign Trail ’72 is a special combination book/mojo that both wards off the effects of Stacy’s otherwise deleterious lifestyle, and blesses him with Special Gonzo Phrasing, to invigorate his writing.

Garofalo: My New Raaaaacedar Can Tell That The Herman Cain Enthusiasm Is Like, Totally KKKamouflage

by Smitty (via The Blaze) There really isn’t a lot to add to the the flogging of this journey into freestyle idiocy. However I should like to introduce the concept of a ‘raaaaacedar’, which is a device that attempts to locate a raaaaacist and point a finger, and manages to have three pointing back. For […]

Be Careful What You Wish For

Q: “People think you are very hostile to men.” Andrea Dworkin: “I am.” This quote from, and picture of, a pioneering feminist leader comes from an excellent essay called “Women on the Left,” by Alex Kurtagic at Alternative Right. And the reason I’m imposing Ms. Dworkin’s image and ideas on you is because “Guy,” a […]

Fund-Raising E-Mail: Obama Campaign ‘Refused to Take Money From D.C. Lobbyists and Corporate Special Interests’

In the wake of the Solyndra scandal, it might seem bizarre that President Obama’s re-election campaign would claim to be free from “special interests,” but that’s exactly what the campaign’s finance director said in a message sent today to the Organizing for America (OFA) e-mail list: Robert — I’m the national finance director here at […]

Defending the American Dream

by Smitty I just signed up: AFP Foundation’s 5th annual Defending the American Dream Summit will be held November 4-5, 2011 at the DC Convention Center in Washington, DC. Radio host Mark Levin has just been confirmed as a keynote speaker. This is a consolation trip, since I have to be in Philly doing daddy […]

BREAKING: WH Names ObamaCare Litigator For SCOTUS Challenge

by Smitty U.S. News reports that the White House is flexing its muscle to bring ObamaCare to the Supreme Court sooner rather than later: The government could have dragged its feet in appealing to the Supreme Court—the final deadline to file was actually November, and it also could have asked for a full court review […]

Creeptastic News of the Day

Sitting here in my home office with the cable TV news playing in the background, I occasionally overhear summaries of stories that have nothing to do with politics, but which are nonetheless interesting as news. The case of Utah mother Susan Powell’s disappearance has been much-discussed today. This would be just another one of those “Perils of […]

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