Some comic relief. Five new original songs, somewhere between the weird and the humorous.
Celebrating what makes America great, or some of it.
As I speed-scan through the comments, sometimes I see a light breaking through the fog and smoke.
Well, had time to peruse the post, anyway.
CIA Director John Brennan said diversity and inclusion are "at the heart" of what the intelligence service is "charged to do."
New regulations on banned toys:
Hula hoops: back and other muscular-skeletal injuries
Yo-yos: carpal tunnel
Playing cards: threat of paper cuts
EPA on gas cans and so much else.
Just watched Ghostbusters again night before last.
C/o Notsothoreau in the overnight thread, a good speech by Rep Greg Walden, Oregon 2nd District, on "what drives people to do what is happening tonight in Harney County." Video and transcript.
Vic: The two ranchers in OR involved in the armed standoff... I consider them to be political prisoners...
publius: Hell, in 5 years, the mandate may be 1qt per flush.
Game of Loans by PragerU (5:27)
This City Will Fine You for Mismatched Blinds
We can make that river run orange. We have the technology. We have the power. Mwah hah hah haaaaah!
Checking in on a Sunday morning. Things moving slowly?
Aren't you glad we have Top Men in the Environmental Pollution Agency?
Where's the coffee?
Hiya, folks! Hope alla y'all had a good Independence Day weekend.
I wrote about government and marriage once upon a time. (Shuffles through archives.) Ah, here 'tis.
Okay, read the VNN and countdown ("malodorous militants," heh) and caught comments up to my first. Plus, coffee. That's real progress, right there.
rickl: "Sounds like you're bucking for the post of the next chairman of the Federal Reserve."
About government getting all up in your bong:
When Prohib was initiated, drinking went up. After Repeal, drinking went up.
Prescription heroin? What nonsense. What you want to do is, set up methadone clinics....
Everything Obama says here is a lie. (I know, big surprise, right?)
Two headlines from Drudge:
Postal carrier busted hoarding 40k pieces of undelivered mail in his car, home...
Struggling Postal Service wants to deliver groceries
...to do your Christmas shopping early. Filler ad for 1912 Nov 21.
Oh, yeah. On the subject of a Texas Governor imploring the federal government regarding maintaining the border:
Texas Governors have a long history of dispute with the federal government about the border.
Some variations on answers over at PoliNation including some that some webworker might have inspired
AllenG > "The actual Constitution was a thing of genius. Limit the Federal Government ... [to] focus on those things it's supposed to be doing...
Not a bad looking place. Check out their sign!
Posted by: EC
RoyalOil > My boss doesn't pay for my lunch--why should bosses be allowed to restrict my access to lunch?
Would the Washington Palefaces also be disparaging? Some suggestions for changes now that the Washington Redskins have lost their trademark.