Category Archives: Progressives

Trust, but verify

You got to hand it to Madison’s bleeding hearts! (And if you don’t, they will trash you.) A trusting, loving bunch eager as beagles to slobber empathy all over the floor. That is what we love about Madison WI progressives, … Continue reading

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We dared speak out against the Madison consensus

In anno domini 2022! Honest to Smack, we were going to list our most-read blogges of this expiring year when, in a sure sign of senility, we erased the draft. Now we find that a certain former Madison mayor has … Continue reading

Posted in Critical Race Theory / Identity politics, Progressives, Race, School board election 2022, Uncategorized | Tagged | 12 Comments

God Bless America!

Democrats could use a little Kate Smith(although she wasn’t that little)and a lot less Al Sharpton! “I believe in America,” are the first words spoken in The Godfather, by the immigrant undertaker Bonasera to Vito Corleone. • “Morning in America” … Continue reading

Posted in Critical Race Theory / Identity politics, Election 2022, Progressives, Ron Johnson, Uncategorized | 17 Comments

Democrats married an idiot!

But he’s woke as an espresso grande! Someone posted a photo this morning of a grey fox in front of West high school. Know what’s an even more rare sight in Madison? A Ron Johnson lawn sign! Saw one just … Continue reading

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Cancel culture claims Madison alder

No apology will suffice! Madison’s cancel culture has done it again. They’ve forced out a politically moderate alder — not by persuasion but by their usual methodology: harassment and intimidation. Ald. Gary Halverson from the far NE side is quitting … Continue reading

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It’s never enough for progressives

Until everything is free and we all go broke! One of these days the Head Groundskeeper will spot a likely progressive, a Trotsky look-alike walking along Madison’s Monroe Street — all masked up for Covid in the great outdoors — … Continue reading

Posted in Election 2022, Progressives, Uncle Joe | Tagged | 39 Comments