A woman takes off blackness after reaching safety, #Kurds #YPG contrld area, west #GireSipi
— Jack Shahine (@jackshahine) June 4, 2015
I cannot express how much I like this photo of a woman leaving ISIS-held territory.
“Rufus,” I hear you say. “The world is on fire (Harvard educated Congressman Ted Cruz says so), the number of folks out of work is at peak levels, the Federal Reserve is devaluaing the dollar by creating a stock market bubble, our kids are getting dumber, race relations are worsening, Lena Dunham’s show […]
Well, we all knew this was coming, didn’t we? The show has been hinting all along that the mission to rescue Beth and Carol from Officer Dawn would not go smoothly, and it was pretty much inevitable that the midseason finale would go out with a bang. And what a devastating bang it was. […]
Republicans just won and won big in the last election. And while we take our victory lap, Democrats are basically responding with variations of “They’ve got us surrounded, the poor bastards!” Only time will tell whether or not this victory will translate to another big one in 2016, but at the end of the […]
Imagine that, hypothetically speaking, there were people who wanted to destroy freedom in this country. Imagine if – oh, let’s just pick a political group at random – imagine if liberals decided freedom was too big of a roadblock to their big government agenda, and decided to stamp it out for good. How would […]
I had an epiphany about a week ago. All y’all had this epiphany months ago, maybe years ago. I kind of did, but it struck me in a different way recently. This really is the Crusades. This isn’t “similar” to the Crusades or “sort-of” like the Crusades. This IS the Crusades. I’m not the […]
Make your bed.
One of the best speeches ever.
If you haven’t already been watching AMC’s TURN, hope they air a marathon before the season finale next month. Great show, and as fellow Revolutionary-era buff, Colony Bay producer of PBS’ “Courage, New Hampshire,” and frequent Patrick Henry impersonator James Patrick Riley points out, it’s not often shows like this, which portray a deeper […]