The Other McCain

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

Rule 5 Sunday: Katharine McPhee

— compiled by Wombat-socho Not being a frequent moviegoer or a pop music fan, I had no idea who actress & singer Katharine McPhee was before finding her name on a website devoted to famous birthdays, but here she is for your viewing pleasure. Ninety Miles From Tyranny has Hot Pick of the Late Night, […]

FMJRA 2.0: Third Stone From The Sun

— compiled by Wombat-socho Rule 5 Sunday: Alita – Battle Angel Animal Magnetism Ninety Miles From Tyranny A View From The Beach Proof Positive EBL The Long Shadow of Bushism EBL God and Women’s Soccer at Yale The Pirate’s Cove EBL Bad Sex Advice for $250 an Hour The Political Hat A View From The […]

A Sunday Blessing in South Carolina

“May this pittance help as you go to look madness in the face. It should make for some very interesting reading. Remember, as a wise man hath said, crazy people are dangerous. Be careful out there and God be with you.” — Roger C., who hit the tip jar this morning GEORGETOWN, South Carolina To […]

Saturday Scenes from South Carolina

Marianne Williamson talks to a supporter Saturday in Columbia, S.C. MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina The National Affairs Desk is located at a McDonald’s on Kings Highway today because the wifi at the hotel was down, and I’ve got about an hour to put this together before I head down to Bethel AME Church in Georgetown, […]

Memo From the National Affairs Desk: Who’s Heading to the Cornbread Festival?

  COLUMBIA, South Carolina Rolled into town at 11:30 a.m. after an eight-hour drive, and after I post this, I’ll be heading to the South Carolina Democratic Party Executive Committee meeting where Marianne Williamson will make an appearance before her visit to the Cornbread Festival downtown. Apparently, this street festival is a big deal, because […]

Anonymous Man Claims Shep Smith of Fox News Sexually Assaulted Him in 2004

  Remember, we must believe the victims: John Doe #1 says he met up with Smith at the now defunct Nation bar in Manhattan, a spot Smith used to frequent to play Golden Tee and hang out when he was not on the Fox airwaves. “I wake up, and Shepard is on top of me, […]

‘Russia! Russia! Russia!’

  Tucker Carlson makes an important point about the Mueller probe: So let’s recall, for the record, what the Robert Mueller investigation is about, why we got a special counsel in the first place. The point wasn’t to discover whether the president fudged deductions on his tax returns thirty years ago. It wasn’t to find […]

In The Mailbox: 03.22.19

— compiled by Wombat-socho Deadline to submit links for the FMJRA is noon tomorrow; links for Rule 5 Sunday are due by midnight. All times Pacific. OVER THE TRANSOM EBL: Ruthie Collins – Country Roads Twitchy: Occasional Cortex’ Chief Of Staff’s Claim That Trump Used Electoral College To “Steal The Election” Goes Disastrously Wrong Louder […]

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