Category Archives: DougM

gooood doggies

At least some Secret Service operatives are well-trained Meet Hurricane and Jordan, the heroic security dogs who thwarted Wednesday’s White House intruder. The brave Belgian Malinois have returned to work after being treated for minor bruises following the incident, in which [a crazy jackass] hopped over the north fence and sprinted across the lawn in [...]

uh, oh (cont’d)

Yeah, unfortunately, looks like we can expect more of this sort of thing The [NY axe-wielding psycho's] posts, … provided … by the police, read “America’s military is strong abroad, but they have never faced an internal mass revolt. They are weaker at home. We are scattered and decentralized, we can use this as an [...]

Partial solar eclipse this evening, max 6:45pm EDT

(What? Nah, if you miss it, won’t be the end of the world. I think that’s just lunar eclipses.)

falsifiable hypothesis falsified

AGW never held water well enough to deserve to be called a theory. Never was real science, just politics. John Coleman, who co-founded the Weather Channel, shocked academics by insisting the theory of man-made climate change was no longer scientifically credible. Instead, what ‘little evidence’ there is for rising global temperatures points to a ‘natural [...]

Wait, whaaat

Another Biden-quality administration jackass Has he even heard of supply & demand? [President] Obama’s Labor Secretary Tom Perez claimed immigration reform which would flood millions of foreign workers into the United States workforce to compete for employment with citizens would in fact put an, “upward pressure on wages.” [story] Who hires these clowns? I mean, [...]

uh, oh

I got a baaad feeling about this. Dramatic video … shows the chaos as shots are fired inside the Canadian Parliament. The current situation in Ottawa is ongoing as there are reports of multiple gunman [sic] involved in coordinated shootings that started when a soldier was reportedly shot at the National War Memorial. [story] Workplace [...]

We. are. aaall. gonna. die!

Well, if we were members of some Martian doomsday cult.* ~ vid ~ Look, I’m not sayin’ that we’re not “all gonna die” … we are. I suspect that there’s a decent chance of a mass-extinctifying asteroid/cometoid/planetoid with our name on it, but the Solar System’s a pretty frikkin’ big place, and almost all of [...]

News from back out my way

If you have a nagging feeling that you’ve seen this before … you have. ~ ROLLOVER ~ Amid ongoing questions about her family’s apparent stimulus benefits, numerous Armed Services Committee hearing absences, and Ebola flip-flops, Sen. Kay Hagan (D-NC) did not show up at the fourth and final debate in the U.S. Senate race Tuesday [...]

Okay, now it’s just gettin’ embarrassing

President Barack Obama made a rare appearance on the campaign trail on Sunday with a rally to support the Democratic candidate for governor in Maryland, but early departures of crowd members while he spoke underscored his continuing unpopularity. [story] Hey, I’m sure sooomebody stayed to the end

Meanwhile, in celebrityish news …

Honesty is the best prenup This story about a divorce in the United Arab Emirates begins in not-so-unusual fashion: A wife refuses to sleep with her husband, and he is not pleased. Then it gets weird: She tells him to talk to her parents, who explain that their daughter can’t have sex with him because [...]