Thursday, 22 May 2014

Linkage

Especially Twitter

Another Howling Success  Dept

The Internet:
Where You Can Be Anything You Want To Be

...as long as what you want to be is an Asshole.
- AceOfSpades

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Friday, 16 May 2014

Clipfile

Clipfile - May 16, 2014

‘‘...The demagogues are always out there, ready to spread... poison and destroy the polity, so long as it enhances their power and position.’’ - Glenn Reynolds[1]

[1] Here concerning racial demagoguery, but IMO applicable far beyond that.

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Thursday, 15 May 2014

In Passing

Precautionary Principle

Don’t Let’s Be Hasty  Dept

Instapundit:
WORST HEALTH NEWS OF THE WEEK: Red Wine and Chocolate Do Not Have Health Benefits: Study. I think I’m going to wait for a bigger study before I change my behavior. . . .
Of course.  Mustn’t act precipitously...

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Administrivia

Hello, test...

Looks like MeeNuvia is back on the air... the image reloading will proceed apace.

(And let me again express my appreciation to Pixy for allowing me to play with his toys, in his backyard, for free!)

Elsewhere:

Ace of Spades HQ:  Pardon Our Dust
Jawa Report:  Sorry About That!
...every single post and comment was safely retrieved from the blast zone...

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Sunday, 04 May 2014

Linkage

‘‘Suicide as national policy has never been very attractive to me, but progressives seem to like it a lot.’’


Bill Quick reviews the record.

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Clipfile

Clipfile - May 4, 2014

‘‘I always promised myself I wouldn’t become a grumpy old white guy who hates the government, but as time passes, that lifestyle choice just makes sense.’’ - Scott Adams

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Thursday, 01 May 2014

In Passing

Maybe Chairman Mao was right...

Sauce for The Geese  Dept
...when he packed his politicians, academics, and chattering classes off to the country to dig turnips.

It’s called giving them a dose of reality.

Elsewhere:
Related:
More about the ‘‘honorable’’ Congressman Bonior in this blast from the past at Jeff Goldstein’s.

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