Monthly Archives: January 2014
Given the torrent of absolute crap that comes from Hollywood’s movie factories year after year, I’m always grateful and hopeful when a new Coen Brothers’ film emerges. Well, probably the nicest thing I can say about this movie is that … Continue reading
Larry Sabato joins Politico as a regular columnist. Dems are not gonna like what he has to say in his first piece. In a saner world, yeah, the Senate would flip in 2014, and the House would add to its … Continue reading
Head of New York Civil Rights Coalition compares MSNBC rhetoric to McCarthyism
Let’s face it: it’s been a long, long time since RS was a great magazine, or even a good one. But every so often they excrete something like this that is so totally stupid it makes sane persons’ heads explode. … Continue reading
It’s plenty cold right now, but apparently the worst of it is still a day or two away.
The Times’ editorial page argues that Catholic nuns’ officially “certifying” their objections to buying insurance plans which pay for birth control “does not rise to a substantial burden” in complying with the ACA. Well, let’s ask someone who actually understands … Continue reading
Bob Swartz would like to see some from MIT. I can’t imagine anything worse than enduring the death of one’s own child. My own in-laws are members of that very sad club. “I was better connected to people at MIT … Continue reading
The new mayor of New York City is a leftist’s wet dream come true.
Does this mean that Bitstrips will need to pay patent money to Google?
Mrs. Cate wants to go see 12 Years a Slave. No thanks (although she certainly doesn’t need my permission). I won’t see that movie, for the same reason I didn’t go see The Passion of the Christ several years back. … Continue reading