Daily Archives: July 22, 2008

Quote Of The Day

“I had the courage and the judgment to say that I would rather lose a political campaign than lose a war,” McCain said at his town hall meeting Tuesday, referring to his support for the troop surge. “It seems to me that Senator Obama would rather lose a war in order to win a political […]

Vanity Fair Spoofs The New Yorker, Misses Point

Sa-wing, batter batter batter, sa-wing! We here at Vanity Fair maintain a kind of affectionate rivalry with our downstairs neighbors at The New Yorker. We play softball every year, compete for some of the same stories, and share an elevator bank. (You can tell the ones who are headed to the 20th floor by their […]

Long Day

Whew! That was a long day. Drove out to Grandfather Mountain, takes about 4 hours. Beautiful country, been a while since I was up in the mountains of anywhere. But, too be honest, it wasn’t that exciting for more then a short time. Probably would be cooler when the leaves start changing color. Plus, there […]


The whole extended Surrender Monkey crew came by to wish me a happy 4th Blogiversary. There’s Nancy and Harry and Babs B., and many others.

NY Times Orgasms Over Barry In Iraq

They are just gushing like a schoolgirl. You can hear the tittering in the newsroom. Take a few deep breathes, Grey Lady – For Obama, a First Step Is Not a Misstep The Iraqi government on Monday left little doubt that it favors a withdrawal plan for American combat troops similar to what Senator Barack […]

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