Happy Hump Day!
Special programming note! Tonight I’ll be live-blogging the first GOP Presidential primary debate with some of my colleagues over at
RedState, from 9PM to 11PM EDT (5PM to 7PM here in the Great Land). Join us over there for the best blow-by-blow coverage!
On To the Links!
Presented without comment:
(We should be so lucky.) Dismantle The Inflation Reduction Act!
No shit, Sherlock.
Gee, I wonder why?
I love a happy ending.
Texas Tells the American Library Association to Go Pound Sand
It’s time to eat!
Animal agriculture is here to stay.
Trump’s Covid Failures
I. Will. Not. Comply.
‘Bidenomics’ Means Americans Can’t Pay Their Bills
Americans Aren’t Buying ‘Bidenomics’
I love a happy ending.
Get the eff out of Belarus!
Maui Wildfire Response Sure Looks Like Government Failure
China’s Economy Is Sick and Could Infect the U.S. My
The Changing Face of Conservatism
Should We Ban Electric Vehicles?
It’s Time for the GOP to Punch Back
Mike Pence Looks Forward to GOP Debates
Mary Peltola’s Fishing Failure
Is the FTC Aiming to Take out Amazon?
Ford CEO Faces Hard Sell on EV Road Trip
IRS Agent Killed in Shooting Range Accident
The Great College Scam
What San Diego Is Doing About Homeless Encampments Offers Us Lessons
Tennessee Couple Missing in Alaska for More Than a Week Found Safe
Sunday Gun Day IV – What Happened to the 10- and 16-Gauge Shotguns?
They Need Us. We Don’t Need Them.
14 American Cities Aim to Ban Meat, Dairy, Private Cars by 2030
Her Own Worst Enemy: Kamala Harris and 2024
The Rise of the Passport Bro
U.S. Embassy in Belarus Advises Americans to Depart Immediately
Bill Maher: Vivek Ramaswamy Is ‘Such a Likeable Guy’ Who Could ‘Really Could Go Far’
California Contemplates Mandating Heat Pumps
Alaska Governor Dunleavy Endorses Donald Trump for President
This Week’s Idiots:
Salon’s Brian Karem is an idiot.
Vox’s Rebecca Leber is an idiot.
MSNBC’s Jessica Levinson is an idiot.
The Nation’s Joan Walsh is an idiot.
The Nation’s Jeet Heer (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot.
Salon’s Heather Parton is an idiot.
And again; the Salon’s Amanda Marcotte (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot. second one is stupid even for Amanda Marcotte, a serial idiot.
Robert Reich (Repeat Offender Alert) remains a sawed-off runt, and an idiot.
MSNBC’s Hayes Brown (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot. This Week’s Cultural Edification:
I’m not sure what to say about this song, except that the song got a lot of radio play back in the mid-Eighties, and MTV, back when they were actually about music, played the video a fair bit. OMC was, as I recall, a one-hit wonder, but
How Bizarre at least was catchy. Here it is, then – enjoy.