Archive for October 2016

What happened when the North American ice melted?

In the last ice age the upper Midwest of North America was covered with ice a mile thick in some places. You think Chicago is cold now? When that ice age ended as the earth’s climate warmed the melting ice gave rise to sea level making what we now call England into an island. Before that…

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Why I stopped watching Hawaii five-0

I watch television dramas for the same reason most people do, for a compelling story that informs and entertains.  A lot of television drama these days drops the story-telling for disquised political polemics. A recent Hawaii Five-0 episode featuring a mass shooting was a transparent tirade to advance the anti-gun agenda. There are credible claims…

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The Democrat party is a party of death

Not only because it’s the party that wants abortion on demand right up to just one moment before birth, but also because it benefits from people dying. Those who might have voted Republican all their lives suddenly start voting straight party-line Democrat after they die.

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Dust-up between Megyn Kelly and Newt Gingrich

This is a clash between Fox News Channel Megyn Kelly and Newt Gingrich, two people I have alternately liked and disliked over time. I used to think Megyn Kelly was a brilliant interviewer but she’s clearly joined the liberal media establishment. The only way to make sense of her these days is to consider her…

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Nasty woman? Yes, mean, disgusting and foul mouthed as well

Deroy Murdock at National Review: Hillary Clinton’s “treatment of DS [Department of State] agents on her protective detail was so contemptuous that many of them sought reassignment or employment elsewhere,” according to a just-released summary of an FBI interview with a former State Department official. “Prior to CLINTON’s tenure, being an agent on the Secretary…

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