Monthly Archives: April 2016

Buryinging the lede – “Kansas Men” Charged


UPDATE! Glenn Reynolds of Instapundit notes that “Minnesota Men” are also accused of crimes. How should these be reported? I’ve never liked the idea that a crime is more important because it is motivated by hate or racial animus.  I … Continue reading

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Harbor


Elliot Bay at night.

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Bang Voor Turken


It means ‘afraid of Turks.’ Dutch Newspaper Publishes Front Page Cartoon Mocking Erdogan After The Arrest Of Dutch Journalist As Western leaders like Angela Merkel cave into the authoritarian demands of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in crushing free speech, journalists … Continue reading

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Green Up Time in the Mountains


Carolina Vann shares his spectacular photographs of the Blue Ridge Mountains. This picture from Rutherford County makes me want to drive somewhere this weekend: Green up is the time when trees and vegetation starts to turn green.

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I Have the Right


One of the hallmarks of left wing nattering is the creation of rights where none exist. We often hear protesters indicate that they have a “right” to be heard.  In many cases, they figure that’s the “right to interrupt” which … Continue reading

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25% Proficient in Math? That’s Almost Half!


According to the Nation’s Report Card, most of our 12th grade students lack proficiency in the major academic areas.  I think that’s a decline from 2015, but I’m never sure about percentages.  Smaller numbers are worse, right?  We want more … Continue reading

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Holy Moley…


…the Dev Team updated Nethack.

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