Kentucky's GOP primary is in two months and while polls show Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell leading his primary challenger Matt Bevin by a wide margin, McConnell nonetheless is apparently concerned enough to run an ad attacking...Show More Summary
(John Hinderaker) Tonight Brian Ward and I sponsored a Power Line/Fraters Libertas/Ricochet meet up at Keegan’s Irish Pub in Northeast Minneapolis. It was a fun event. The turnout was excellent, and seemed even better because our group was packed into one end of the pub. Show More Summary
On paper she sounds like a neurotic basket case “What was your favorite book as a child and do you still own a copy of it? Merck Manual. Yes.”, a professional phobic, but irl she’s consistently funny and productive – and subversive. She’s great because “her cartoons make evident the unspoken truths about family life,” as Wil Forbis puts it.
Data shows you lose sleep for more than just one night and the cumulative effect is not good for you. According to Yvonne Harrison, a sleep specialist at Liverpool John Moores University, “The start of daylight saving time in the spring is thought to lead to the relatively inconsequential loss of one hour of sleep […]
It looks like Jon Stewart's segment on The Daily Show this Wednesday, slamming Faux "news" for their constant attacks on those living in poverty and food stamp recipients didn't sit to well with one of their regulars, Eric Bolling. After...Show More Summary
CDR M is still trying to recover from his big Oscars party of last week, so you?re stuck with me. I warned him against drinking raspberry Sparkletini, but did he listen? Noooo. Truth be told, I think he?s still skeeved...
NOT EVEN the 2,000 person CPAC crowd went for Senator Ted Cruz’s crazy. Governor Chris Christie is scraping the bottom, […] The post Rand Paul Creams Cruz and Christie in CPAC Straw Poll appeared first on Taylor Marsh.
My new favorite SB Nation blogger, PFT Commenter (parodist, we hope), Explains It All for us: … What is Free Agency? Free Agency is when a player and his agent love each other very much, and they get together to try and break the hearts of all the inocent little kids and honest 40 year-old [Read more...]
Daniel Muessig, the criminal defense lawyer whose cheesy, over-the-top ad went viral yesterday, says Saul Goodman from Breaking Bad was definitely an inspiration for the commercial. "As a criminal defense attorney and as somebody who...Show More Summary
Jolly thinks we're better off without this. The Republican candidate to fill the late-Rep. C.W. “Bill” Young (R-FL) in Florida’s 13th congressional district is fully committed to repealing Obamcare, but some seniors who (sigh) have already voted for him don't think that's such a hot idea. Show More Summary
A great white shark called Lydia is about to make history as the first of its species to be seen crossing from one side of the Atlantic to the other. The satellite-tagged 4.4m-long female is currently swimming above the mid-Atlantic ridge - which marks a rough boundary line between east and west. Show More Summary
I became aware of Robert E. Howard through Marvel Comics’ Conan the Barbarian series which led me to a number of book compilations of Howard’s writing. As is often the case, I was not aware of just how prolific Howard was across so many genres until I started this diary.
Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Marco Rubio may be among the top contenders for the GOP's next presidential ticket, but today...
This mirrors the poll that is running on Drudge right now. It might be interesting to see how the Horde differs..... Who is your current choice for the Republican Presidential Nomination in 2016?...
Here’s yet another Obama gaffe ignored by the mainstream media and late-night comics. On Thursday night, Obama paid tribute to soul legend Aretha Franklin…but misspelled “R-E-S-P-E-C-T.” At least the audience thought it was funny. In addressing the crowd, Mr. Show More Summary
Newsweek, the weekly magazine with a penchant for controversial covers, reappeared in retail outlets across the country on Friday after more than a year as a subscription-only digital periodical. According to the Daily Beast, the publication's...Show More Summary
Huffington Post is in quite a snit over the continued success of the law Texas Senator Wendy Davis failed to stop with her mob rule/filibuster combination. Abortion clinic after abortion clinic is shutting down because of it: Two abortion...Show More Summary
A few of the many special moments from this year's CPAC, courtesy of the new embed feature of Getty Images. Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image Getty Image NATIONAL HARBOR, MD - MARCH 08: An exhibitor plays a video game in their booth during the 41st...
For years, Tea Party rallies were bedeviled by Lyndon LaRouche supporters carrying signs with extreme language and controversial images. The mainstream media often said the signs were signals of extremism among Tea Party activists, even...Show More Summary
The New York police have released a surveillance video of another “knockout game” attack. (You know, the game liberals told us doesn’t exist.) This time, the victim is 23-year-old Kyle Rogers, who suffered a broken jaw. Rogers callsShow More Summary