The Other McCain

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

Friday Fiction: 100 Word Challenge

by Smitty The flood abated, and Korban son of Korbill surveyed the ruin by the light of a harvest moon. He and his archers had climbed high in a thick copse of trees on a flanking hill as the orc horde forded River Myzods. The arrival of the flood waters had taken out half of […]

In The Mailbox: 07.31.15

— compiled by Wombat-socho Thanks to all the folks who bought stuff through my Amazon links this month, and special thanks to Loyal Commenter RS, who bought Preston & Palacios’ Franco: A Personal and Political Biography off my wish list! OVER THE TRANSOM EBL: Major Bambi, Also, Mandy Nagy Needs Our Help! Da Tech Guy: […]

God Bless Kentucky

“My daughter comes in and says, ‘Dad, there’s a drone out here flying.’” When your daughter’s sunbathing by your family’s backyard pool and she tells you there’s a drone hovering over her, what are you going to do? Well, if you’re in Bullitt County, Kentucky, you go get your shotgun and blast that dadgum thing […]

Sex Scandal Hits Foreign Billionaire Who Gave $5 Million to Clinton Foundation

Hansjorg Wyss is a 79-year-old Swiss business mogul who is “a generous donor to major liberal groups like the Center for American Progress and longtime financial patron of Clinton Campaign Chairman John Podesta.” In December, Wyss made a $5 million commitment to Hillary Clinton’s “No Ceilings” women’s empowerment project at the Clinton Foundation. However, Wyss […]

More UVA Rape Hoax Fallout

Ashe Schow reports: Three members of the fraternity accused in a now-retracted Rolling Stone article of facilitating a brutal gang rape are suing the magazine, its publisher and the author. George Elias IV, Ross Fowler and Stephen Hadford allege in their lawsuit that they were easily identified as members of Phi Kappa Psi who could […]

In The Mailbox: Total Windows 10 Takeover Edition

— compiled by Wombat-socho Post delayed by a morning appointment at the VA and an inadvertent upgrade to Windows 10 when I got home. Apologies for any inconvenience. OVER THE TRANSOM EBL: $600 Haircut Da Tech Guy: Some Names The MSM Hasn’t Mentioned From Baltimore Michelle Malkin: Obama Cronyism Plus Your Personal Data Equals Trouble […]

Feminism, Lesbianism and the Hidden Consequences of Anti-Male Rhetoric

“Women are a degraded and terrorized people. Women are degraded and terrorized by men. … Women’s bodies are possessed by men. … Women are an enslaved population. … Women are an occupied people.” — Andrea Dworkin, 1977 speech at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, in Letters from a War Zone (1993) One of the […]

Late Night With In the Mailbox

— compiled by Wombat-socho OVER THE TRANSOM EBL: Planned Parenthood Responds To Its Terrible Mistake Doug Powers: Third Planned Parenthood Video Definitely Has Nothing To Do With Profit Twitchy: Three University of Virginia Students Sue Rolling Stone Over Debunked Rape Story RIPPED FROM THE HEADLINES American Power: L.A. Superior Court Issues Restraining Order Barring Release […]

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