and irascible head groundskeeper at the Policy Werkes is David Blaska, former has-been, 33-year card-carrying RINO, recovering know-it-all journalist. Holds the record for banishment on the NextDoor social media app. Aging gracelessly at Stately Blaska Manor on the SW side of Madison WI, the Emerald City.
My pronouns are “Sir” and “Your Lordship” but you dasn’t call me Late For Dinner.
→ “Why I’ll never vote for Trump again.” In Sunday’s 05-21-23 WI State Journal.
→ “Blaska & Me” by Dave Cieslewicz.
“Get me on the stage and get your popcorn ready.” — Chris Christie
Don’t sell Chris Christie short
Peggy Noonan calls him “a wholly undervalued executive talent.”
“People forget what a good governor he was …. In eight years (2010-18) in deep blue New Jersey he capped property taxes, used the line-item veto to limit spending, increased school funding, got more charter schools, and got the state through the true disaster of superstorm Sandy.
“… He won public-employee pension reform … despite huge and intense public union opposition.”
And reformed Camden police: “Ten years later murder is down 63%, shootings down 68%, and robbery down 70%. No violence after George Floyd.”
11 killed, 46 wounded Memorial Day in Chicago
Deadliest Memorial Day weekend there in eight years.
It is to laugh
“The racist, insulting resurgence of work requirements.”
— Where else but in The Nation.
Tag Archives: Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway
Who shot and killed Lady Justice?
It wasn’t Liberty Valance! We love the work of Wisconsin State Journal cartoonist Phil Hands. But his editorial pen leaked ink today. He depicts Lady Justice shot dead by Kyle Rittenhouse — “in self defense.” But Lady Justice did not … Continue reading
Madison is electing Republicans
The city spooks the rest of the state A homeowner here on the west side of Madison WI is one up on his fellow progressives. Not content with the usual yard sign, a home in the affluent Greentree neighborhood lights up … Continue reading
Apologize, White liberal!
Mea culpa, mea culpa, mea maxima culpa What do you do when you are a well meaning White liberal accused of racism? You apologize. You ask forgiveness. Promise to do better. You grovel. Abase yourself. Confess your White guilt. Drop another … Continue reading
Progressive Dane confirms anti-cop aldermanic slate
Brandi Grayson & Rebecca Kemble get The Blessing! Progressive Dane is endorsing 13 candidates for Madison WI Common Council. Now we know whom to vote against. PD is a hard-left political party waist deep in a supposedly nonpartisan election. Progressive … Continue reading
The campaign to replace Madison’s cop-hating alders is on!
Madison is awakening! It is a beautiful day in Madison and not only for the season’s first meaningful snowfall. Hope is in the air along with big fat snowflakes. Hope for a responsible Madison Common Council. The promise of a … Continue reading
Mike Koval supports recalling Satya
Suggests police union hold ‘No Confidence’ vote Now that he is a free man, former Madison Police Chief Mike Koval took off the gloves on Vicki McKenna’s WIBA-1310 AM radio show Wednesday 07-22-2020. Of elected Madison city leaders, Koval said: “They hate … Continue reading