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Team of Tax Slobs.
Scroll down for updates… Polls will close in a bit in New York’s 20th congressional district special election to replace Democrat Rep. Kirsten Gillibrand. If you voted, let us know. The race is a political inkblot — with some seeing it as a litmus test on Obama, others seeing it as a litmus test on […]
This is heartening: A small band of rational students is standing up to the G20 anarchist mob in defense of free markets. Godspeed!
Your afternoon break video (hat tip – reader Monica):
The bridge to Microsoft.
Check out the electricity usage charts illustrating the pointlessness of “Earth Hour” in California. Here. Wonder if AlGore had some vacation homes in Cali all lit up.
Not making this up: “10 terms not to use with Muslims.” On the list: Assimilation. Freedom. Religious freedom. Tolerance.
Prescription for pain.
Eric Zimmermann at The Hill reports tonight that the most ethical Congress ever voted again to cover corruptocrat John Murtha’s ample backside: For the sixth time, the House has rejected a resolution by Rep. Jeff Flake (R-AZ) to initiate an ethics investigation into the relationship between lawmakers at the PMA Group. This time, however, Flake […]
Asshats In Government.
Just 15 days until the Tax Day Tea Party protest! 300 cities and counting. Your places for all the latest planning developments, as always: Tax Day Tea Party TCOT Report DontGoMovement Smart Girl Politics Check out the full list of TDTP sponsors and supporting organizations here. Get some Tax Day Tea Party gear here. (Just […]
Just landed in my inbox: ADC to Honor Helen Thomas at Convention and Inaugurate Journalism Scholarship Washington DC | March 30th, 2009 | www.adc.org | Since the Kennedy Administration in the early 1960s many policies and initiatives have changed from President to President, but one thing has been consistent; the watchful eye of Arab-American Journalist […]
The latest on the two Current TV journalists being held in North Korea: Two American journalists detained last week by North Korean soldiers are likely to become bargaining chips for North Korea in its feuds with the outside world, according to analysts and politicians in South Korea. Laura Ling and Euna Lee, reporters working for […]
Reason number 99,997,678 to homeschool your kids, via the SFChronicle: There was a time when teachers would freak at the sound of Jimi Hendrix’s “Purple Haze” or “Stone Free.” Now the San Francisco school district wants them to get in the spirit. “Remember the first time you heard Jimi Hendrix?” reads the cover of the […]
* Taking precautions: “An imitation Kalashnikov rifle and fireworks have been seized by police investigating alleged terrorism in connection with the G20 summit. Three men aged 25, 19 and 16 and two women of 20, from the Plymouth area in Devon, were held after the 25 year old was seen allegedly spraying graffiti. A number […]
That Great American Patriot Bill Maher smears our troops serving in Japan and Germany: “At some point these people are going to have to learn to rape themselves.” Two quick things: 1) You’ll note that liberals have nothing to say about U.N. “peacekeepers” raping women and children around the world. 2) This story has gotten […]
Twit vs. Twitter.
Artifice in government.
Scroll for updates… Photoshop credit: George of Elegant Memories The Obama administration is swaggering over its firing of GM CEO Richard Wagoner and its demand for more restructuring concessions from GM and Chrysler before they dole out more money. But the bottom line is, despite their threats to withhold the funds, the feds will eventually […]
I’m busy offline today with various and sundry projects. Talk amongst yourselves!
Ugh. The Perpetual Obama Campaign Machine is a 24/7/365 operation. This landed in my e-mail box yesterday from the money-grubbers at the DCCC. Dear Michelle, Last November, with the election of President Obama, we sent a clear message that people who love justice and respect democratic ideals can once again have faith in America. President […]
It’s official: The Oakland school board has voted to change the name of a small school to Barack Obama Academy, reportedly the first middle school in the country to adopt the name of the nation’s 44th president. While Obama has been in office fewer than 100 days, the 35 students at the former Alternative Learning […]