Category Archives: Republicans

Dems blame poor legislative showing on those damn maps

Here there be dragons! After last week’s election, our liberal-progressive-socialist acquaintances are pouting. They finally unseated that Republican golem, Scott Walker, but still lost the state legislature to Republicans. Got to be cheating! What else would explain the imbalance except … Continue reading

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Let’s autopsy Tuesday’s Republican corpse, Part #1

Republicans turned off or Democrats turned on? Let the post-mortems proceed! Get our elbows deep into the bloody cadaver! Donald Trump talks about pulling Ron DeSantis for governor and Rick Scott for senate across the line in Florida and he … Continue reading

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Thanks mom! Scott Walker needed that!

“You’re really doing a good job, Scott.” Tommy Thompson is out on the hustings (whatever those are) campaigning in a red sweater for Scott Walker’s re-election as governor for, really, the first time in four elections (including the recall). What … Continue reading

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Just BRUTAL!

Janesville Gazette carves a new one on the Democrats’ great white hope to replace Paul Ryan in Congress “[Randy “the Iron Stache” Bryce’s] background more closely resembles the kind routinely encountered by probation officers, not 1st Congressional District voters.” Bryce’s … Continue reading

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Are you [now or have you ever been] a gang rapist?

[ UPDATE: Sen. Flake says let the FBI find out what it can in one week and then vote. Sen. Lindsay Graham is asked if that will make America feel better about the nominee and the process. He answers (to … Continue reading

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After Anthony Kennedy, we are about to find out how bad it will get

Chased out of the Red Hen? Just the opening salvo May have been in the New Yorker, a cartoon depicting a highway with the road sign reading “Schadenfreude Next 20 Miles.” This has been a very good week for the … Continue reading

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