Category Archives: Progressives

No money for more Madison police but plenty for Common Council staff

UPDATE: Was there a roll call on approving the contract for the hiring of a Common Council chief of staff? No there was not. The voice vote in favor was declared unanimous. I am put in mind of my old … Continue reading

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Scott Walker tore up Doyle’s fast-train deal but Wisconsin’s economy didn’t crash and burn

Remember when Scott Walker tore up Jim Doyle’s fast-train deal and spurned $810 million in Obama stimulus money? Remember how that was going to wreck Wisconsin’s economy? As Madison’s own Chris Farley used to say, “That was awesome!” Seven years … Continue reading

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Campus brawls, hip hop, and Derail the Jail are birds of a socialist feather

Now observing 46 straight days without a credible allegation Why are we not surprised?  The answer is, because we can connect the dots: from the hate and violence of hip hop and gangsta rap …. to the cop bashing of … Continue reading

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The mob derails democracy with chaos at the County Board

UPDATE: County Board to meet tonight (11-21-17) to reconsider fees, including the $28 wheel tax, and the tax levy but NOT the county jail. More here. Monday’s regularly scheduled meeting was continually disrupted by the 75 to 80 people in … Continue reading

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Madison’s $400,000 police study proposes violating state law

Augmented Reality for the Progressively afflicted Shouldn’t there, at least, be a tee shirt? I paid $400,000 for a study of the Madison Police Department and all I got was this lousy tee shirt and a paperweight of a report. … Continue reading

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Nazis in the quad. Can we have a little muscle at UW-Stevens Point?

Stately Blaska Manor is a mobile free speech zone The difference between a democracy and a republic has been explained thusly: A democracy is when two wolves and a lamb vote on what to eat for dinner. A republic, by … Continue reading

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