Our Weasel Of The Week Nominees!!

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It’s time once again for the Watcher’s Council’s ‘Weasel Of The Week’ nominations, where we pick our choices to compete for the award of the famed Golden Weasel to a public figure who particularly deserves to be slimed and mocked for his or her dastardly deeds during the week. Every Tuesday morning, tune in for […]

Our Weasel Of The Week!!

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Once again, It’s time to present this week’s statuette of shame, The Golden Weasel!! Every Tuesday, the Council nominates some of the slimiest, most despicable characters in public life for some deed of evil, cowardice or corruption they’ve performed. Then we vote to single out one particular Weasel for special mention, to whom we award […]

THE SELLOUT is ON: SOME GOP LEADERS want to GIVE PRESIDENT OBAMA TRADE POWER to GET TPP!

It’s here:  The sellout.  By certain GOP leaders to give the President the fast-track (generally no ability to amend – yes or no vote – laden with pork and tax breaks to get enough votes to win) authority to pass the Trans-Pacific Partnership (and maybe a trade pact with the EU, too!) – yes the […]

Howell’s Shady Campaign Accounting is Off the Mark

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Falmouth, VA – Today, Rollin Reisinger, Campaign Manager for Susan Stimpson, conservative Republican candidate for Delegate, released the following statement in response to Bill Howell’s misleading campaign finance analysis. “Once again we see shady accounting by Bill Howell.

Our Watcher’s Council Nominations – ‘Ready For Hillery’ Edition

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Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by themselves and one written by someone from outside the group for consideration by the whole […]

Forum: Are Negotiations With Iran Worth Continuing? Why or Why Not?

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Every week on Monday morning , the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question : Are Negotiations With Iran Worth Continuing? Why or Why Not? Don Surber: Iran is worth bombing ala Israel bombing […]

A GREAT ARTICLE on COLLEGE TUITION HIKES in the NY TIMES!

When the New York Times agrees with my good friend Bob Shannon I have to gasp in surprise.  Shannon has said for years that college tuition raises are to pay at least in part for bloated bureaucracy and administration and not due to so-called budget cuts.  Here’s the proof that Shannon is right: By contrast, […]

Money bomb! Support John Guevara for Supervisor

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Editor’s Note: This money bomb is to support Conservative John Guevara for Supervisor. One of the three Republicans running in this primary race is Brian Schoeneman, the same guy who is known as the Bully of Bearing Drift and deletes any comments that do not agree with his Progressive opinion. And he is known for […]

“The Fabric of Our Country” – Ed Miliband full speech text

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Ed Miliband spoke at Warwick University today, announcing plans to “abolish the non-dom rule”. Here’s the full text of that speech: It is great to be at Warwick Manufacturing Group. This is a place where you invent things, make things, train our young people and help our businesses to succeed. This is in the great traditions of the West Midlands and British industry. Hard graft.