Category Archives: Scott Walker

West High staffer punched and spit upon breaking up fight

5 arrested, thereby proving the school-to-prison pipeline theory (Snark alert!) Our neighbors here on the southwest side of Madison are all over Police Chief Mike Koval’s exposure of the juvenile justice system’s revolving door policy. (Recounted here.)   Then and now … Continue reading

Posted in Cops in schools, Election 2018, identity politics, Madison schools, Scott Walker, War on Police | Tagged , , | 21 Comments

Democrats should blame Mark Pocan, not the Koch Brothers

In Wisconsin’s fall they’ve sinned all. If our liberal-progressive-socialist acquaintances ever overcome their obsession with convuluted conspiracy theories they might actually get somewhere at the ballot box. Which is unlikely, now that the Madison Common Council has banned conversion therapy. … Continue reading

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Blocking traffic — and jobs — feels like progress to liberals

[ UPDATE: “The shooter’s identity had not even been released when many prominent voices on the left began blaming Trump for the attack.” — National Review. As long as we’re talking about “predictable.” ] Did that Annapolis newspaper forget to … Continue reading

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Moderates won Tuesday’s special WI elections

It’s always Act 10 in Wisconsin If Republicans should be fingering worry beads about Tuesday’s (06-12-18) two special legislative elections — and they should be — our progressive and socialist acquaintances will need professional grief counseling. Republicans retained the Assembly … Continue reading

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Help, Wisconsin has fallen and Democrats are desperate

More ‘sky is falling’ hyperbole from inside the Madison bubble One of these days, Paul Fanlund will encounter a real live conservative instead of getting his morning cup of joe filtered through some sociology panel at RadFest.  Perhaps the Capital Times … Continue reading

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‘Obama was just too good for us’

We were not worthy; so we replaced him with a rascal Is the worm turning?  • Talks with North Korea are back on. • The job market is the best in 18 years. Wages are up. • Even some Democratic … Continue reading

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