Happy Hump Day!
Your chances of being bitten by a venomous snake are rising. Not mine, though. There are no venomous snakes in Alaska. And no, St. Patrick never set foot in the Great Land.
In fact, the only reptiles found in Alaska are sea turtles, namely, the Green, Loggerhead, Leatherback and Olive Ridley. Now when I was a little tad back in Allamakee County, we had timber rattlers. The Old Man and I once killed one that was damn near six feet long. A snake like that can kill a grown man.
So, if you live in the lower 48, watch where you put your feet.
On To the Links!
John Lott drops some truthiness.
Buy your own damn e-bike.
I love a happy ending.
Biden can’t turn things around. He’s senile, stupid and incompetent.
My money’s on Hunter.
Down in Norway’s deepest hole. No, not that! Get your mind out of the gutter.
Gross. Ew. Gross.
A few decades ago this guy would have been a circus freak.
Tucker Carlson grills GOP candidates in Iowa.
“Crisis” is something of an understatement; our schools are in free-fall.
China offering bounties for dissidents.
The Anti-Racism racket.
Democrats hate America.
Chatbots aren’t taking our jobs.
He who laughs last, laughs best.
This is why our armed services are an utter mess.
Mike Pence fucks up, bad.
Americans favor nuclear power. See, we ain’t so dumb. My
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Joe Manchin, Missed Messages, and 2024
‘Homeless Encampments’ on the Rise as Leftist Cities Get What They Vote For
George Will Weighs in on Trump and DeSantis in 2024: Who Can It Be Now?
Three Great Movies That Couldn’t Be Made Today
China’s Great False Front May Be Cracking
Iowa’s Red Shift
The Homeless Problem: Why Aren’t More Families Stepping Up?
Michelle Obama for President? Not Only No But…
To Fix Failing Education – Privatize!
Manchin and Huntsman: Nobody’s Dream Team
President Trump’s Second Term: Fire at Will!
Alaska’s Pizza, Unions, and Economics
Heat Wave Aside, Climate-Related Damage Is at Historic Lows
This Week’s Idiots:
Salon’s Heather Parton is an idiot.
Mother Jones’ Arianna Coghill is an idiot.
The Nation’s Robert Borosage is an idiot.
MSNBC’s Hayes Brown (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot.
Slate’s Evan Urquhart is an idiot.
Salon’s Amanda Marcotte (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot.
Cori Bush (Moron – TX) (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot.
Charles Barkley outs himself as a raging asshole.
The incoming Mayor of Chicago is an idiot, and all his people are idiots.
Ilhan Omar (Horse’s Ass – MN) is an idiot.
MSNBC’s Chris Hayes is an idiot. This Week’s Cultural Edification:
No music this week; instead, something else fun.
If you look up “noodling for catfish” and “adorable” on an internet search, you’ll find Hannah Barron. Her vivacious attitude, entrancing Southern drawl, zest for the outdoor life and skill at pulling huge catfish out of muddy river bottoms make her well worth watching. Here’s a sample:
Check out her YouTube channel