Tag Archives: Progressives

Quick, more gummint program$!

How progressives think (#249 in a series) Don’t be like Brad! We were discussing the recent drive-by whackings of two young black men in Madison WI.  A preening progressive who lives in the prosperous Sauk Creek neighborhood (let’s call him Brad) … Continue reading

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Removing the rock of faux outrages

Until the next unreasonable demand. Is it just me? Is Blaska the outlier? Is your irascible bloggeur the only one in high dudgeon today? (Wouldn’t be the first time.) Anyone else think the removal of a glacial erratic boulder from … Continue reading

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Madison’s Left turned former mayor Dave into a raving moderate

Excerpted from Dave Cieslewicz’s blog today: Just a sample of Max’s brand of gentle persuasion in response to a piece I wrote last week: “Your views on race are just a few steps to the left of Tucker Carlson, this … Continue reading

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Defeating and defunding progressive cop-haters

NYC turns its back on progressives If the Werkes has its way, the word “progressive” will become as pejorative as “liberal,” or (let’s go for it!) “thug.” Because progressivism is a leading cause of death — especially fatal to minorities.  … Continue reading

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Progressives are shameless scolds

Another in the Werkes’ continuing for-credit series on How to Identify and Eradicate Progressivism in your Neighborhood. And you thought Creeping Charlie was a problem! Our Progressive … acquaintances are wracked with an uber-Catholic obsession with guilt. They trade in … Continue reading

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A new local political party is gestating

Madison’s ‘hard left’ is not progressive! Is Madison WI ready for another local political party to counter Progressive Dane? The gray labcoats here at the Werekes say yes, not that anyone talking about such a party would want Blaska for … Continue reading

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