Tag Archives: Mandela Barnes

Opening this sanctuary blogge even to progressives!

and Mandela Barnes is tough on endorsements! Yikes! Forgot that September 14 was our 48th wedding anniversary! I blame sudden-onset senility compounded by the week your congenial host wore a coronavirus face mask in April 2020. To make up for … Continue reading

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Could we Republicans be so lucky?

It is better to be lucky than good. Donald Trump lucked out six years ago when he drew as an opponent the one-woman crime syndicate, Hillary Clinton. She just wasn’t likable enough. Four years later, Joe Biden was fortunate to … Continue reading

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Tom Nelson is no centrist!

His supporters are done asking nicely! In yesterday’s installment, the Werkes built on a certain former mayor’s injunction that Democrats who want to avoid electoral Armageddon (outta here!) should not repeat the clanging Leftist claptrap they hear on PBS radio. … Continue reading

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Congratulate young Tavion! 3 serious arrests in 4 months!

Madison and Dane County, we have our own John Chisholm! Tavion Flowers. Where have we heard that name before? Got it! He’s one of Madison’s frequent fliers. Turns out Mr. Flowers was one of the four armed teenagers — two … Continue reading

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Madison brawlers are ‘expressing themselves’

‘… So they act out.’ And then there was one. The only candidate left standing to be the City of Madison’s first independent police monitor is more Woke than the taste tester at Maxwell House. A second finalist dropped out, … Continue reading

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Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this statue! Mr. Lt. Gov., pay yer taxes!

This, that, and the other thing. How do I offend thee? Let me count the ways NPR Oregon reports that the terribly “woke” students at the University of Oregon demand the removal of its iconic statue, “The Pioneer,” after 100 years … Continue reading

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