The Other McCain

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

‘Chaos’ in Virginia: Northam Besieged, Lieutenant Governor Denies Sex Assault

  Interesting lead from the Washington Post: Virginia Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax issued a statement early Monday denying a sexual assault allegation that appeared on the same conservative website that posted a racist photograph from Gov. Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook page. They’re trying to discredit the story by attacking the messenger, Patrick Howley’s Big […]

Ralph Northam Press Conference

  The Virginia Democrat’s raging dumpster fire continues: Gov. Ralph Northam (D-VA) revealed in a press conference Saturday that he once darkened his face as part of a Michael Jackson costume in 1984. The admission came after denying he wore backface or a KKK outfit in a photo published in his 1984 medical school yearbook. […]

Virginia Democrat Governor Posed in KKK/Blackface Yearbook Photo

  Well, this is certainly embarrassing: A photo from Gov. Ralph Northam’s medical school yearbook shows him and another person in racist costumes — one wearing blackface and one a Ku Klux Klan robe and hood, though it was not clear which person was the future governor. The photo, which The Virginian-Pilot obtained a copy […]

Good Riddance to Teresa Sullivan

  She was the first female president of the University of Virginia, an institution whose reputation she did everything possible to disgrace: It’s been nearly four years since Rolling Stone magazine published its disastrous article about an alleged gang-rape at the University of Virginia. The story was so unbelievably fake (the main accused rapist didn’t […]

Two Men Sentenced to Federal Prison for Sex Trafficking of ‘Fun Size’ Girl, 15

Abdul Bangura Jr. (left) and Christian Hood (right) were sentenced to prison. Recent news from the Department of Justice: A Virginia man was sentenced [July 20] to 186 months in prison and 10 years of supervised release for multiple crimes related to the prostitution and exploitation of a 15-year-old minor. Assistant Attorney General Brian A. […]

No Republicans Allowed: Restaurant Owner Ejects WH Spokeswoman

  White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was asked to leave a Virginia restaurant where Republican customers are not welcome: Stephanie Wilkinson, co-owner of The Red Hen restaurant in Lexington, Va., told The Washington Post on Saturday that Sanders’s support of President Trump’s desire to ban transgender people from the military, in particular, was antithetical […]

Gillespie Defeated in Virginia as Huge Democrat Turnout Devastates GOP

Ed Gillespie got more votes (1.18 million) yesterday than any Republican gubernatorial candidate in Virginia history, but Democrats produced a “tsunami” turnout that elected Ralph Northam and wiped out GOP candidates in down-ticket races. The trend was nationwide: Democrats roared back on Tuesday a year after suffering perhaps the most demoralizing defeat in modern political […]

#Charlottesville: The Left Unexpectedly Falls in Love With the Word ‘Terrorism’

Did a cartoon frog inspire a terrorist attack? When Micah Johnson assassinated five police officers in Dallas last year, the Left was eager to evade the most obvious explanation: This was a terrorist act inspired by a hate movement called Black Lives Matter. Fast-forward 13 months, and a white guy named James Fields is accused […]

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