Category Archives: military & politics

weekend wrap-up

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Universal Basic In-crumbs

digga digga do digga doo-doo Boy, $500/mo is gonna trigger Pelosi’s crumbsophobia, big time The mayor of Stockton, California, is leading an experiment with “universal basic income,” which is set to start by giving low-income residents $500 a month, no questions asked. Yeah, wouldn’t want to ask too many questions about this, now, would we? [...]

Yeah, that must be it

Progs: losing their audiences by insulting half the US population at a time It just so happens that almost every talk show host is liberal and that’s because it requires a level of intelligence — Jimmy Kimmel from 2014______ Title ref Full disclosure: I haven’t watched any one of these late-night dweebs in twenty years [...]

Those are the old rules

Yayyy! Picked up by Pookie’s Toons_________ Cultural ref Tonight, I call on Congress to empower every cabinet secretary with the authority to reward good workers and to remove federal employees who undermine the public trust or fail the American people. — Trump, SOTU address [Trump moves a pawn safely to opponent's second row]

your slow-weekend arachnophobia

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catch, tag and release

Was the memo an übertroll? A bluff? Trump’s opponents have pretty much all shown their “tells” by now. To paraphrase James Carville, Drag a $100 bill [memo] through a trailer camp [Democrat caucus], you never know what you’ll find.

union rules

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But we already knew the FISA thing was bent

Wellp, given the histrionics and doom-saying from the (D)s over the past coupl’e days, reckon they know there’s wayyy more nasty stuff out there than what showed up in this memo. Makes me wonder what the (D)s’ rebuttal memo was gonna say. Man, it’s like waitin’ for the next episode of Game of Thrones. _____ [...]

*harumph*

Uhhh… no BREAKING: @FBI Director Christopher Wray and DOJ wants all names redacted from #FISAMemo putting pressure on White House and House Intelligence Committee, Government officials say … is releasing names a threat to national security? — Sara A. Carter (@SaraCarterDC) February 1, 2018 Yayyy! Picked up by Pookie’s Toons_________ Cultural ref

sects and violins

Hamas claims to be a banana “The United States is not fooled by any attempt by Hamas to rebrand itself. We know it for what it is, a terror organization committed to the destruction of the State of Israel.” In response, Hamas released a statement saying that Haniyeh is a prime minister elected by a [...]