(quoting Beavis …) No doubt University of Florida police went overboard tasering a student who commandeered the mic at a town hall forum. Still, I sorta enjoyed watching this spoiled brat suffer. The downside — we’ll have to endure his time in the media spotlight. Conspiratorial lefties are already rallying behind Andrew Meyer’s cause (note […]Read more "“The taser. Use the taser!”"
Hold your nose as you peruse the 22 most corrupt members of Congress, compiled by the Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington. The list includes a presidential candidate (Duncan Hunter), a leading Democrat (John Murtha) and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell. Georgia congressman David Scott also made the cut. Here’s betting all four will […]Read more "Today’s must-read"
Glad to see John Edwards call out Hillary’s campaign for its barely legal and grossly unethical fundraising practices: In its most direct attack on Hillary Rodham Clinton, the campaign of Democratic presidential contender John Edwards on Tuesday denounced a fundraising luncheon that included sessions for Clinton donors with members of Congress who have expertise in […]Read more "Influence for dollars"
The fundamentalist hens from Concerned Women for America are so firmly opposed to the “Employment Non-Discrimination Act” that they got a man to speak for them: Finally, the bill legalizes sexual harassment. It states that “denial of access” to workplace facilities such as restrooms and dressing rooms based on gender is only allowed for “shared […]Read more "The case against non-discrimination"
It’s been a bad year for “Match Game” alumni. Charles Nelson Reilly passed away in May. Now Brett Somers has died. Her bawdy bon mots will be missed. I loved watching “Match Game” as a child; I felt like I had been invited to sit at the adult’s table, even if the double entendres were […]Read more "Fannie Flagg better check her cholesterol"
The accent transplant: Brain surgery leaves Yorkshire boy speaking like the QueenRead more "Headline du jour"
The moderates in Palestine published this cartoon marking the recent anniversary of the terrorist attacks:Read more "V for Victory"
She may lack the comedic chops of Jessica Alba, but there’s no shame in being Mel Brooks’ muse. The late Madeline Kahn never rushed a laugh, nor did she cave to vanity. That makes her an all-timer, as demonstrated in the following clips: “Oh sweet mystery of life at last I’ve found you!” “Goddammit I’m […]Read more "Comedienne"