Happy Hump Day!
No extra notes this morning. A red-eye to Denver and then an early flight to Des Moines beckons, and I’ve other work to get to before heading to the airport. So stand ready! Here comes the Wednesday usual.
On To the Links!
It ain’t easy.
No shit, Sherlock.
VIDEO: Muslim Leaders Chant ‘Allahu Akbar’ at pro-Israel Protesters With Bullhorn Used in Kessler Attack
Yeah, Nikki ain’t going anywhere.
Ukraine never really looked like a democracy.
School choice would be nice, yeah.
Where’s Hunter? Probably off getting high.
Oh, how the mighty horny have fallen.
Taylor Swift is, apparently, literally to die for.
RIP, Rosalyn Carter.
Axelrod Vs. Biden.
There may be hope for the future after all.
This is known as belaboring the obvious.
You misspelled “bribes.”
Trump pulling ahead in the betting odds. Don’t know if that means anything, but what the hell. My
Pablo Escobar’s Cocaine Hippos Do Exist, and Colombia Is Sterilizing Them
Joe Manchin, ‘Scared to Death’ of Second Trump Term, Considering Presidential Run
8 Las Vegas Teenagers Arrested in Beating Death of 17-Year-Old Jonathan Lewis Jr.
Trump’s Legal Team Files Mistrial Motion in NY Fraud Case
Flight Forced to Return to JFK Airport Because…a Horse Got Loose?
Another Legal Win: NY Appellate Court Judge Stays Gag Order Against President Trump
Outgoing Human Rights Watch Editor Blasts That Organization’s ‘Infected’ Work in Israel
New Poll: 54 Percent of Democrats Want to See a Primary Challenge for Joe Biden
Feeling SAD? Seasonal Affective Disorder May Be the Cause
Social Media Do’s and Don’ts. Learn Them, Know Them, Live Them
Israeli Muslim First Responder Jamal Warraqi Decries Barbarity of October 7th Attack
GOP Candidate Nikki Haley Drawing Support From Former Tim Scott Donors, but Trump Is Still Way Ahead
National Transportation Safety Board Thinks American Autos Should be Limited to 100 MPH
Alaska’s Own Mary Peltola Goes Through Staffers Like a Grizzly Through a Salmon Run
Toyota and Redwood Materials Partner to Recycle EV Batteries
2024 POTUS Update: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Endorses Trump for President
Hold My Beer! Manly Men Proving Manliness May Live Shorter Lives
Libertarian Cato Institute Rates the States: New York ‘Least Free’ – Literally No One Surprised
How to Deal With Annoying Leftists During Family Holidays
Biden Uses Cold-War Era Defense Production Act to Push Green Technology
Con Artists Now Using AI-Generated Women in Online Dating Scams
House Speaker Mike Johnson Meets With Donald Trump at Mar-A-Lago
OPINION: ‘Fair’ Ranked-Choice Voting Isn’t Fair at All
Plant-Based Foods May Be Better for Physical Health – But What About Mental Health?
Car Thief Suspect Seeks Refuge in Port-a-Potty, Gets Crappy Results
Fourth Circuit Court, Citing ‘Bruen,’ Strikes Down Maryland Handgun Qualification License Law
VIP Stories (Pay-Walled):
It’s Bigger Than the FDIC: Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Beset With Discrimination Charges
In ‘Why Vasectomies Are on the Rise After Roe vs. Wade Overturned,’ PBS Gets Almost Everything Wrong
Michigan Prison Officers Objecting to New Strip-Search Rules for Transgender Inmates
Solar and Wind Power Comes at Huge Cost in Habitat
Newt Gingrich, America’s New Majority Project Put Forth Constitutionally Perilous Ideas on Free Speech
Sunday Gun Day XVII – Gold Standards: The Winchester Model 52
Today’s Politicians: Who Would You Most Like to Have a Beer With?
Macy’s 2023 Thanksgiving Day Parade to Feature ‘Non-Binary and Transgender Extravaganza’
Woke British Museum Claims Roman Emperor Elagabalus Was Actually a Transgender Woman
This Week’s Idiots:
The Boston Globe’s Scot Lehigh is an idiot.
Salon’s Amanda Marcotte (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot.
MSNBC’s Hayes Brown (Repeat Offender Alert) is an idiot. And he doubles down!
The District of Columbia is governed by idiots.
I used to kind of like Juan Williams, but now he’s just another idiot.
This Week’s Cultural Edification:
For the next few days, we’ll be in Iowa at our annual combined Thanksgiving/Christmas/family reunion. Since part of my role as patriarch over this big and growing family is dispensing advice – some requested, some not, and occasionally of the “you need a damn good talking-to” variety, it seems appropriate to present a tune that is all about good advice; in this case, buying dirt. Here, from Jordan Davis’ second studio album
Bluebird Days, is the 2021 song Buy Dirt. Enjoy.