Now more than ever before

“Now, more than ever before.”

That is what Kerry Washington said, while hosting the DNC pageant.  She was introducing a heartstring-tugging video about a little Hispanic girl’s letter to President Trump.  It was full of slanders about President Trump’s words and policies.... [Read More]


No Liberty in Texas

As more than 1,400 YAL students and 100 elected officials prepared to gather in Dallas on Monday for YAL’s premier event, the organization received word that the city had issued a “force majeure” order canceling it “to limit the spread of COVID-19.” This happened a mere three days before the event was scheduled to kick off — and in spite of several months of caffeinated workdays registering attendees, booking flights, and coordinating with investors. YAL even had its staging, banners, and audio/video equipment waiting in the parking lot of the venue.

Make no mistake: This was never about safety. With tyrants, it never is.... [Read More]


Dangerous Pattern of Swamp-draining

Pelosi said that the firing shows that Trump has “accelerated his dangerous pattern of retaliation” against public servants investigating his administration.

Speaker Pelosi was commenting on President Trump’s firing of State Department Inspector General Steve Linick.... [Read More]


The Party that Boos God

Y’all remember the 2012 Democrat Convention, where the delegates booed God.   Well, they are still at it.   They passed a resolution at the DNC summer meeting.   It celebrates the unreligious and includes a swipe at religious people.

Here is the resolution:... [Read More]


Ratburgers Apparently Infiltrate the Mainstream

So I read Powerline for the pictures. Well, the essays are good too, but skipping the pictures is not wise.

Purportedly, somebody put up this comment on the Yelp page of that Red Hen restaurant. Assuming for the moment that that’s legit, it’s fun to speculate that it might be somebody we know. If that’s the case, then thanks for the laughs! If not, then we can console ourselves perhaps with the thought that all publicity is good publicity.... [Read More]


TOTD 2018/01/13: Annie Sullivan, Liberatrix

A local public library had not yet, I found, thrown out all its books. Indeed, in the Childrens’ Room someone had turned a book so that the attractive, mysterious cover beckoned from a shelf at kid face height.

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