Daily Archives for February 12, 2013

February 12, 2013

SOTU open thread

TweetI won’t be watching. Because I have my dignity. And that trumps having a political blog. Besides, who doesn’t know in advance what Obama is going to say? But knock yourselves out.

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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February 12, 2013

BREAKING: GUN BATTLE AT BIG BEAR; 2 OFFICERS DOWN; DORNER UNABLE TO UPDATE HIS FACEOOK PAGE

TweetLive coverage via KFI 640. I sure do hope the evil LA po-po ain’t kill the modern-day Patrick Henry-Luther-King Jr X. ATTICA!  ATTICA!  ATTICA! yawn. (thanks to Darleen)

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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February 12, 2013

“Food Stamp Rolls in America Now Surpass the Population of Spain”

TweetSadly, this is one of his real achievements that, were this President at all honest about his actual liberal fascist agenda — which is to grow the government and expand federal power, ally himself with big corporate interests, shrink the … Continue reading

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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February 12, 2013

“Obama to argue against spending cuts, call for more tax hikes”

TweetWhich was a given.  Because he’s a Marxist, and his aim is to expand the federal government while repeatedly kneecapping the private sector economy.  And he’ll use any lies or deceptions he thinks he and his media enablers can sell … Continue reading

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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February 12, 2013

If the mainstream media is Obama’s praetorian guard…

TweetWhat would that make Google?  Aside from a kind of shadow intelligence agency for the progressives, I mean. Quick. Somebody drop Victor Davis Hanson a line.  I need to extend a metaphor here. (h/t JohnInFirestone)

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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February 12, 2013

“Americans are losing trust in government”

TweetGlenn Reynolds’ latest in USA today is dead on.  And I’m not just saying that because it reads like me, were you to shorten my sentences, make them more direct and persuasive, and remove the anger and the rancid sarcasm.  … Continue reading

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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February 12, 2013

On the cult of Chris Dorner

TweetI read his manifesto.  There is nothing heroic, trenchant, bracing, or even interesting (substance-wise) in any of his predictable rantings.  Instead, he is a poster-child for how leftist propaganda has yet again created a self-righteous, morally confused, and intellectually bankrupt … Continue reading

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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February 12, 2013

“BREAKING: NORTH KOREA TESTS NUCLEAR WEAPON”

TweetJim Geraghty, the Morning Jolt: And you thought the Pope stepped on Obama’s State of the Union address. BOOM: The seismic magnitude of an “explosion-like event” in North Korea on Tuesday was roughly twice as large as that of a … Continue reading

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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February 12, 2013

Stunning. And a sure sign the apocalypse is near upon us.

Tweet“IOC drops wrestling from 2020 Olympics”. Which is like dropping bulls and clowns from rodeo, or bad vibrato from “American Idol.”  The thing itself is changed. Fundamentally. There’s a same-sex marriage correlation here, it occurs to me, but I’ll bracket … Continue reading

12. February 2013 by Jeff G.
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