Daily Archives for November 12, 2012

November 12, 2012

As seen today in El Cariso, California [Darleen Click]

TweetHubby and I decided to meander down to Ortega Highway, Route 74, and meander over the mountains down into San Juan Capistrano then to San Clemente to have dinner on the pier. Near the top of Ortega Highway sits the … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Darleen
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November 12, 2012

In a comment just moments ago…

Tweet…I wrote, “[the GOP brand has]  been damaged by years of moving leftward, and letting the left frame each new lurch that way as the benchmark for “extremism” — while they themselves can move even more left” as a way … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 12, 2012

Reprise

TweetSee if any of this sounds vaguely familiar to you, dear readers: Sadly, racial identity politics, originated as a divide-and-conquer propaganda campaign by the Soviets in the 1920s, and then picked up again in earnest in the 1960s by those … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 12, 2012

Tickled me, Elmo

TweetI eagerly await the “million muppets for pederasty” march.

12. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 12, 2012

Everything old is new again

TweetOr rather, it should be.  But then, that would mean the kind of puristy baggage that simply doesn’t sell in this changing electoral landscape.  Wherein we must adapt, finesse, massage, and adjust our principles to meet the new reality if … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 12, 2012

“Man arrested for posting image of burning poppy on Twitter”

TweetQuestion:  is the fact that I’m offended by your having taken offense also cause for an arrest? Note, this happened in the UK. But it’s the very kind of thing Hillary and Obama have supported in an effort to tweak … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 12, 2012

“No Meat on Mondays in Los Angeles”

TweetI wonder what color the ribbons will be?  The Los Angeles City Council is urging all residents to observe “meatless Mondays” from now on. A resolution adopted on Oct. 24 reads: “Be it resolved, that the Council of the City … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 12, 2012

My advice to “fiscal conservatives”

TweetYou guys are fine, I suppose, so long as you agree to support moderate Republican candidates who spend compassionately, and so long as you stop whining like bitchy little Hobbits about debt ceiling increases and compromises on principle that move the … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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November 12, 2012

Today, the Feds could have received a check for just over 18 million dollars [Darleen Click]

TweetYesterday, husband and I paid $9 each to go see the new Bond film, Skyfall. Wonderful film, a great time had by all in the theater. This morning I read where Skyfall’s debut this weekend in America grossed $90 million … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Darleen
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November 12, 2012

My advice to “social conservatives”

TweetIt’s unsolicited, but here it is, anyway:  leave the GOP. Give your two weeks notice.  Because you are always going to be portrayed as the problem, and the solution is always going to be that you need to shut your … Continue reading

12. November 2012 by Jeff G.
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