Monthly Archives: March 2011

Federally Funded Frog and Fairy Folly

There was actually a different “f” word that sprang to mind when I read about this at Verum Serum: A $600,000 frog sculpture that lights up, gurgles “sounds of nature” and carries a 10-foot fairy girl on its back could … Continue reading

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Shorter Senator McCaskill: Sorry You Are Broke And All, But How ‘Bout Those Emissions!

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) is quite pleased about the recession. You see, if you can’t afford, you know, food on your table then you also can’t afford to drive or fly around in jets (not tax-free like she does, though. … Continue reading

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At Big Hollywood, Kurt Schlichter Skewers Mark Boal and His Revolting Rolling Stone Article

And it is a thing of beauty. Here is a glorious snippet to whet your appetite for destruction (of Mark Boal): His current anti-soldier hit piece, The Kill Team, is about a group of disgraceful scumbags in Afghanistan who decided to … Continue reading

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“Everyone tells me I’m too small to be the governor of New Jersey.”

Watch out, Chris Christie. After a juice box, some animal crackers, and a nice long nap, nothing’s gonna stop this kid. Via BuzzFeed.

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Irony: Obama Gets Transparency Award, In Secret

  I don’t think they know what transparency means. President Obama finally and quietly accepted his “transparency” award from the open government community this week — in a closed, undisclosed meeting at the White House on Monday. The secret presentation … Continue reading

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NHS Bureaucrat Succumbs to NHS Bureaucracy

Filed under “I’m from the government and I’m here to help“: A former NHS director died after waiting for nine months for an operation – at her own hospital. Margaret Hutchon, a former mayor, had been waiting since last June … Continue reading

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