There’s a spot open on the Watcher’s Council, if interested,
please see link
As you may or may not already be aware, members of the Watcher’s Council hold a vote every week on what they
consider to be the most link-worthy pieces of writing around…
per the Watcher’s instructions, I am...
This is a damning number for the MSM:
Two-thirds of Americans say they think that when journalists
make a serious mistake, most news organizations either ignore it or
try to cover it up, a survey found.
While the press may enjoy a slightly better
credibility rating than lawyers and politicians, the unique
Did you already blow the summer diet with too much fried food,
ice cream and various other summer holiday / barbacue treats.
If you want to get on the right track as far as blog reading,
Steel has an intelligent discussion cooking on Wahhabism
here. It’s brain food and...
Rusty at The Jawa Report is determined to get a fatwa issued
against the blogosphere for Koran Krapping. Rusty’s been
very good to me and more than generous with the links, so who am I
not to help him out.
Here ya go, Rusty. Sicko, without being too crude – but
From the AP and UN we learn that former President Bill Clinton
is suffering from "exhaustion."
Unfortunately, he will not be meeting with any actual tsunami
survivors for a spell, opting to take a speed boat ride to a luxury
resort after meeting with President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom
Can’t wait for the mugshot. LOL
Oliver Stone Faces Drug, DUI Investigation
The Associated Press
Saturday, May 28, 2005; 4:32 PM
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Oscar-winning director Oliver Stone was
arrested for investigation of drug possession and driving while
intoxicated, police said Saturday.
Stone, 58, was arrested Friday night at a police checkpoint on
I strongly support giving Iran nuclear technology and below is a short silly video of some highlights from the Senate this week.
Bush, Dean’s World
and the Opinion
Journal offer a linked set of posts dealing with, simply put,
the growth of Conservative versus Liberal ideas through the
development of think tanks and foundations.
Mostly lost in that analysis is the reality that our political
ideas and directions are not...
I understand that Amnesty International has singled out the
United States for special recognition. Let me just say that I am
heartened, … truly heartened that such a group would finally come
around to giving us the recognition we so richly deserve for our
noble efforts imprisoning some of the world’s...
Big media certainly has taken its knocks for potentially
questionable ethics lately. Let’s see if this one makes the
CBS has an "exclusive
news video" up depicting Burt Reynolds slapping a CBS employee
outside of the premier of "The Longest Yard." The CBS announcer
tells us Reynolds didn’t exit the theatre...
This from Fox-
Those who are in the know tell me that Jackson is already
planning an almost instant move to Europe or Africa.
Yeah, go to France and let Roman Polanski take a stab
at your ass before it falls off, too, you freakin’ creep! Why
They’ll love your...
Sorry, this is decidedly impolite.
this at LGF.
Newsweek’s Washington Bureau Chief Daniel Klaidman appeared on Al Jazeera TV on May 19, and told the Arab
world that, despite their retraction, Newsweek is “neutral” on
whether any of this...
I see from around and about, including Powerline, that Ted Crappel
will be reading the names of our military heros killed in Iraq over
the past year. Our men and women in uniform deserve to be honored
in every way shape and form.
But how about beginningimmediately afterward Kopple starts
Want to connect a few random dots and keep your Republican
neighbors up at night? Try this on for size. Remember how Kerry
courted McCain but didn’t close the deal?
McCain will be 72 in 2008. For a while I thought he might pull a
Bull Moose, but what would...
In reading around at different blogs it’s possible to find
plenty of conservatives who support this deal – most notably
and Outside the
Beltway. Concepts from kicking the can down the road, to
preserving this or that option are mentioned. What isn’t referred
to is principle.
I’m not a Republican...
Seemed a natural for a poisoned snow white justice and the seven dwarfs. And, yes, I realize "Justice" has a blind fold and looks very different, but I prefer this symbol of America this time.
via My Way
The White House said the agreement was a positive
This is strange in view of the White House claiming to
not want any kind of an agreement that denied an up or down vote on
all nominees over the weekend.
While this could obviously be a face saving
I’ve read the details of this deal, here is the pdf file.
It appears to me that the most curious part is how the
Republicans in question have agreed to interpret the "Advice"
Quote: We believe that under Article II, Section 2 the word
"Advice" speaks to consultation between the...
via Drudge My Way
If this deal is accurate, the moderate Republicans have sold out
the President and any alleged principles.
Democratic Leader Harry Reid of Nevada welcomed the agreement –
although he hastened to say he remains opposed to some of the
nominees who will now likely take seats on the...