Category Archives: George Floyd riots

To what extent did George Floyd kill himself?

No capacity limits or face masks required at the Werkes! We stipulate: Resisting arrest, by itself, does not justify dying at the hands of police. But it can explain why. The hard left has managed to turn George Floyd into … Continue reading

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France’s Charlie Hebdo strikes again!

Quelle cheek! Does anyone in the media afflict the comfortable, any more? By “the comfortable,” we mean the faculty lounge, the city newsrooms, and the joggers wearing face masks. Could Hollywood today make Animal House, the movie that parodied fat, stupid … Continue reading

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A mall won’t fix Madison’s mauled State Street

first of two parts Newspapers need a cause. William Randolph Hearst’s was war with Spain. Col. McCormick wanted commies out of the State Department. The great crusade of our favorite Madison morning daily these days is moving bus traffic off … Continue reading

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Madison alders’ racial hatred penalizes State Street

second of two parts When society is blamed no one is responsible. Which is why Madison’s Progressive Dane-dominated city government has condemned once-vibrant State Street to struggle. A Midwest version of war-torn Beirut. All in the cause (incredibly) of racial … Continue reading

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Mayor Satya twerks for social justice!

[Mental image redacted by Silicon Valley] Racial justice demands its human sacrifices! On occasion, Blaska Policy Werkes attempts to be fair. Mind you, we do do so only under medical supervision and with a close friend nearby. We were pleased … Continue reading

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Faking a hate crime is a hate crime

Progressives wrote Althea Bernstein’s lie. One of life’s enduring mysteries is how a con artist like Al Sharpton gets a news and commentary program on cable television (albeit MSNBC). Sharpton promoted the Tawana Brawley hoax, which destroyed careers and prompted … Continue reading

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