The Other McCain

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

Obamanomics Fails — Unexpectedly!

Remember how, right before the election, we had about three weeks of media hype about declining unemployment and hopeful signs of economic recovery? Yeah. They lied through their teeth: Real gross domestic product — the output of goods and services produced by labor and property located in the United States — decreased at an annual […]

Paul Broun Will Seek Georgia Senate Seat Vacated by Retiring Sen. Saxby Chambliss

Andrew O’Shea of Viral Read broke the story last night: At an event in Gwinnett County, Republican Rep. Paul Broun announced he will seek Saxby Chambliss’s seat in 2014. Actually, Broun’s wife Niki announced the news, as Jim Galloway of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution notes. There is expected to be a multi-candidate GOP primary for the […]

HookerGate: Is FBI Raid Connected to Menendez’s Dominican Jailbait Scandal?

It was the Wednesday before Election Day when the story broke that Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) had been caught patronizing prostitutes during trips to the Dominican Republic aboard the private jet of a Florida ophthalmologist. The mainstream media suppressed the news, as they habitually suppress all news not favorable to Democrats. But it’s a little […]

CNN’s ‘Poorly Rated’ @Soledad_OBrien Will Lose Her Show Nobody Watched

Soledad O’Brien, America’s Least Popular Cable TV News Personality™ Jeff Zucker is making big changes at CNN, the cable-news pioneer that has fallen to third place in the ratings: Gone are longtime contributors James Carville and Mary Matalin, as well as Bill Bennett and Erick Erickson, the latter of whom has signed on with Fox […]

LIVE AT FIVE: 01.30.13

— compiled by Wombat-socho TOP NEWS Mexico Welcomes New Immigration Push Foreign Ministry expresses cautious optimism Senate Confirms John Kerry As New SecState Cornyn, Cruz and Inhofe only votes against Egypt’s Army Chief Warns State Could Collapse Gen. el-Sissi implies Army will not move to put down anti-Morsi protesters as riots continue, police prove unable […]

Smitty’s Pancake Odyssey, Or:
Owning @ChrisLoesch

by Smitty Can’t let this pass: Here is a screen cap of the Loesch’s Paleo-Pancake recipe in reverse order but all together. #Enjoy!… — Chris Loesch (@ChrisLoesch) January 29, 2013 Here was my ‘pancake odyssey’ from a couple Saturdays back. A series of tweets culminating in buttermilk pancakes from scratch follows. — Smitty […]

For A Nobel Peace Prize Winner, That President Sure Sows Some Strife

by Smitty Here is an example of a divisive argument: “Most of ‘us’ used to be ‘them,’” Obama said. “Unless you were one of the first Americans — a Native American — you came from someplace else,” he added, listing off waves of immigrants. “All of those folks — before they were ‘us,’ they were […]

Mayor Bloomberg: Ass Man

It’s even more important to him than gun control: Later in the evening, the host interrupted me to point out that the mayor himself had just arrived. Did I want to meet him? Sure. My friend and I followed the host over, shook Bloomberg’s hand, and my friend thanked him for his position on gun […]

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