The Other McCain

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

Biden Administration Loses Key Ally

The Biden administration gave $16 billion to Iran, but Joe Biden’s valuable partner is now missing and likely dead: Iranians have been asked to pray for the safety of President Ebrahim Raisi after his helicopter went missing on the way back from a meeting Sunday with President Ilham Aliyev of Azerbaijan. The helicopter was also […]

Isn’t It Time We Discuss the Leading Cause of Antisemitism in America?

If anyone wishes to understand why the United States is experiencing a startling increase in antisemitism, I would direct their attention not to the pro-Hamas protesters on university campuses, but rather to Rep. Jamie Rankin (D-Md.), who is so obnoxious as to make Jehovah Himself declare, “No, sir, you are not chosen.” It is to […]

Boomers, Millennials and Stereotypes

One of the unfortunate habits of journalists, academics and other members of the intelligentsia is to generalize about generations to the point of promoting stereotypes. It is somehow acceptable to make categorical characterizations of Baby Boomers in a way that would be considered racist — RAAAAACIST! — were one to make such broad generalizations about […]

In The Mailbox: 05.17.24

— compiled by Wombat-socho Usual weekend deadlines for the usual weekend posts. Today is Friday in California. A couple of our loyal readers submitted links to the Mad At The Internet post below. I cannot recommend it strongly enough.  Ceterum autem censeo Silicon Valley et Hamas delendam sunt. OVER THE TRANSOM Mad At The Internet: […]

In The Mailbox: 05.16.24 (Evening Edition)

— compiled by Wombat-socho Silicon Valley et Hamas delenda sunt. OVER THE TRANSOM EBL: The Dam Busters, also, Is it a mistake for Trump to go to CNN to debate Biden? Twitchy: NIH Official Brags He Knows How To Make Emails Disappear After FOIA Request, Anderson Cooper Says Michael Cohen Was Cornered In What Appeared […]

In The Mailbox: 05.16.24 (Afternoon Edition)

— compiled by Wombat-socho Silicon Valley et Hamas delenda sunt. OVER THE TRANSOM 357 Magnum: Journalism & Self-Defense EBL: Emigrants Cross The Plains, also, The Tattooist of Auschwitz Twitchy: Dopey Sara Haines Of “The View” Says Latin Mass Is Extremist & Doesn’t Know Where Christianity Begins, Darwin Award – Woman Charged By Bull On Baja […]

Six Weeks Until First Debate

The earliest presidential debate, ever: CNN is President Joe Biden’s preferred network to host at least one presidential debate, he said Wednesday. CNN’s Jake Tapper and Dana Bash will host, according to Puck News. . . . The Biden campaign said the president would debate Trump only in June and September, without live audiences present. […]

In The Mailbox: 05.15.24

— compiled by Wombat-socho Silicon Valley et Hamas delenda sunt. OVER THE TRANSOM 357 Magnum: The FBI Has Truly Become The Stasi, Gun Free Zones Do Not Make You Safe, EBL: Jamestown, also, Winston Marshall Debates That Populism Is Democracy at Oxford Union Twitchy: President Biden’s Aides Reportedly Worry About His “Psychological Torment” Over Hunter, […]

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