The Other McCain

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

Rule 5 Sunday: Nikki Nicole

— compiled by Wombat-socho One of the ways social media has changed things is that models no longer have to blow a lot of money on having photos taken for portfolios, which they then have to lug around to agencies. Now they can post the pics online, which means that not only can agents more […]

Violence Against Muslim Teen in Texas

  In January, 16-year-old Maarib Al Hishmawi was reported missing in Bexar County, Texas. She was last seen leaving Taft High School in San Antonio. Was she a victim of right-wing anti-Muslim violence? No, she was a victim of her parents: She was located in mid-March when she was taken in by an organization that […]

The Phony ‘Gun Violence Epidemic’

“Today we are going to start a revolution. We will change America with or without these politicians.” — David Hogg, March 24, Good Morning America Promising a “revolution” to “change America” by disarming citizens is rather a radical ambition, but ABC News and other liberal media organizations promote this propaganda without offering any critical analysis […]

FMJRA 2.0: Voices Carry

— compiled by Wombat-socho Rule 5 Sunday: Gal Gadot Animal Magnetism Proof Positive EBL A View From The Beach Ninety Miles From Tyranny Jeff Sessions Fires Andrew McCabe A View From The Beach Crazy People Are Dangerous EBL FMJRA 2.0: Warriors The Pirate’s Cove EBL A View From The Beach Illegal Immigrant from El Salvador […]

The ‘Controversial’ Kevin Williamson

  If you want to know what excellent journalism looks like, go read “The White Ghetto,” Kevin D. Williamson’s 2014 travelogue of Appalachia: There used to be two movie theaters here — a regular cinema and a drive-in. Both are long gone. The nearest Walmart is nearly an hour away. There‚Äôs no bookstore, the nearest […]

In The Mailbox: 03.23.18

— compiled by Wombat-socho OVER THE TRANSOM EBL: Congress Goes Hog Wild Twitchy: Must-See TV – Watch Roseanne Rip Into Jimmy Kimmel Over Trump Louder With Crowder: David Hogg – The NRA Just Wants To Murder More Children Reason: The Real Reason Zuckerberg Is Calling For Regulation Of Facebook (h/t NeoWayland) According To Hoyt: Clean […]

Worst. Omnibus. Ever.

How bad is the $1.3 trillion “omnibus” deal Congress passed yesterday? It’s an abomination, a swindle, a political failure, a fiscal catastrophe, a crime against God and man — an omnibus that will live in infamy. Mitch McConnell and the other so-called “Republican leaders” in Congress who “negotiated” this disaster do not deserve to be […]

In The Mailbox: 03.22.18

— compiled by Wombat-socho OVER THE TRANSOM First Street Journal: Never Apologize If You Don’t Mean It EBL: John Bolton Replacing H.R. McMaster As National Security Adviser Twitchy: Ted Lieu Tries To Pull “Classified Info” Rank On Alan Dershowitz, Gets Slapped Down Hard Louder With Crowder: Rand Paul Tweets About 2018 Omnibus Spending Bill, Finds […]

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