Monthly Archives: September 2012

Blogs Who Died, Died

I see that two blogs on my blogroll have snuffed it in the night.  Breakfast In Bed and Crespogram Report lead to 404 type messages.  That’s sad. Although the 404 messages are a lot more colorful and friendly than they … Continue reading

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Good. We Need the Parking

I spotted this item over the weekend, but held off commenting because I figured somebody closer to the action might have some insights.  Somebody like Balance Sheet Blog  or City of Hollywood Whistle Blower,  or even Broward Outage.  But radio … Continue reading

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Mal de Mer

Guido is back from her cruise.  She and two friends departed on a Disney ship last Sunday.  This leaves me a few hours to repair the wreckage to the house created by 4 days of bachelorhood surrounded by 7 cats … Continue reading

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D’Jeat? No, D’Jew?

Well, let’ see.  In New York City, how does President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran commemorate the Jewish holiday known as Yom Kippur? President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran stoked the anger of Israel, the United States, Syrian insurgents and gay rights … Continue reading

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Like Father Like Son

Much has been made of Mitt Romney’s unfortunate tendency to shit out of his mouth where people can hear it.  From insulting the British during the Olympics — when he became “Mitt the Twit” — to the 47% of Americans … Continue reading

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Money For Nothing

Two items from the Middle East caught my eye this rainy weekend: A Pakistani cabinet minister offered a $100,000 reward on Saturday for the death of the person behind the anti-Islam video made in the United States that has roiled … Continue reading

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Take A Number

So long as we’re talking about the freeloading, government-tit-sucking 47% who pay no income tax and therefore will never vote for the Mittney/Lyin’s ticket (clever Penn State reference there), here are some fascinating numbers to compare. A poll conducted over … Continue reading

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Easy to Get Behind This Guy

In the news again: everybody’s favorite ‘Pub Gov in the state everybody loves to hate: Gov. Chris Christie of New Jersey rose to stardom in the national Republican Party by promoting himself as a fiscal conservative willing to make the … Continue reading

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Brew Ha Ha

I am settled in comfortably at the Liquor and Rubber Balls Sports Emporium and Deworming Clinic, surrounded by the regular crowd of laughing lesbians  who quarrel good-naturedly (mostly) over football minutiae as highlights from the weekend’s games are displayed. Don … Continue reading

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Obama BH and Other Brazil Nuts

The American election system has justifiably been characterized as a zoo and a circus, a tribute, I suppose, to its abundant supply of shit and clowns.  But in Brazil, world famous for its annual Carnival, they’ve pushed on past to … Continue reading

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