January, 2012

Islam Slam: Ray Kelly and the Third Jihad+

The controversy in New York over the 2008 anti-Muslim propaganda film The Third Jihad…

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Feeding the Dogs of War+

Reconsidering this blog’s original slogan and raison d’être (“Who’s…

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Minding Our Own Business+

A commenter on this blog recently took me to task for using the term “social conservative”…

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Clogging the Tubes+

“Declaring that all content should be free is unscalable and unsustainable,”…

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The Great Web Blackout of 2012+

In response to calls to “Stop The Wall,” PIPA, SOPA, and the great Internet…

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Crustacean Cruelty+

It’s hard enough to live a virtuous life without this shit, I can tell you.  Maybe…

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Politicians Head South+

The politics page of one of my local papers yesterday looked like a parody. But sadly,…

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Life, Liberty and Martin Luther King+

  Martin Luther King Day is a holiday grudgingly observed by some and wonderfully…

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Language Smarts+

Discussing bilingual education back in 2007, Newt Gingrich referred to Spanish as…

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Something Fishy This Way Comes+

I just read a review of a new Wii video game that simulates a fishing trip. That’s…

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The Real Reason for Ron Paul's Youth Support+

Have you noticed that the oldest candidate has the youngest following? It’s…

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Faith, Family, Freedom, and Flummery+

Following former Senator Rick Santorum’s close-second finish in the Iowa Republican…

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Candy For Comfort: The Government Has A Deal For You+

A few days ago the media gently lobbed an interesting trial balloon at an unsuspecting…

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WTF, WWF?+

I’m all for saving the environment and forestalling global warming, and if appealing…

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