The Other McCain

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

Rule 5 Sunday: Potato Godzilla Gets Out Of The Robot

— compiled by Wombat-socho There must be a million cosplayers doing Asuka Soryu-Langley from Neon Genesis Evangelion, and the vast majority of them do Asuka in the plugsuit, because in the words of the late Robert Sheckley, “By hiding everything, they concealed nothing.” So it was a nice change to see Vietnamese cosplayer Potato Godzilla […]

Creepy Joe Gets Even Creepier

It’s a pity that Vladimir Nabokov isn’t alive to write an op-ed column about our nation’s Creep-in-Chief, who apparently can’t help himself, saying out loud the kind of things Humbert Humbert might have written in his diary. The occasion was a presidential visit to a military base in Hampton, Virginia, on the Friday before Memorial […]

FMJRA 2.0: It’s A Laugh

— compiled by Wombat-socho I’m going to start adding memes or other pics to the FMJRA. It’s the only post I don’t do that on, and it looks a little weird. Don’t forget the Memorial Day Weekend Book Sale! Ceterum autem censeo Silicon Valley esse delendam. Leif Halvorsen: The Only Kind of Mugshot the SJW […]

Crazy People Are Dangerous

Say hello to Joshua Nazario, 22: A relative said Nazario was plagued by mental health problems, and had bounced around from one family member to the next. An aunt said Nazario had been on drugs to control his schizophrenia, but that he had run out of his medication. “He started acting strangely about two weeks […]

In The Mailbox: 05.28.21

— compiled by Wombat-socho It’s time again for the annual Memorial Day Book Sale, with a ton of e-books priced at 99 cents or FREE. Lots of big-name authors, lots of independent authors who haven’t hit it big yet, and some folks just starting out. Lots of good reading for cheap; the Wombat says check […]

In The Mailbox: 05.27.21

— compiled by Wombat-socho Silicon Valley delenda est. OVER THE TRANSOM 357 Magnum: When There Are No Consequences For Crime EBL: Portland State U – American Students For Hamas Twitchy: Atlanta Councilman Who Voted To Defund Police Calls Cops After His Car Is Stolen Louder With Crowder: Ted Cruz Gets Biden’s ATF Nominee To Admit […]

In The Mailbox: 05.26.21

— compiled by Wombat-socho Silicon Valley delenda est. OVER THE TRANSOM 357 Magnum: Roses In The Snow EBL: Separated At Birth – Doctors Of Death Twitchy: New Republic Looks At How White Vietnam Vets Worked To Cast Themselves As An Aggrieved Minority Louder With Crowder: David Hogg’s Latest [Stupid] Anti-Gun Claim, also, Jordan Peterson Demolishes […]

The Vindication of President Trump

Donald Trump took a well-deserved victory lap this week in an interview with Newsmax, among other things pointing out that he was an early proponent of the increasingly accepted theory that the COVID-19 pandemic originated in the Wuhan Institute of Virology: “I said it right at the beginning, that’s where it came from,” Trump said. […]

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