Dil Doh!

Steven Joyce, New Zealand’s Economic Development Minister was hit in the face with a sex toy during a press conference. He seems pretty sanguine about the whole thing, but I’d be worried about where that thing’s been.

“We actually thought it was a little bit humorous at the end of it all … new […]

Immoral Relativism

“Child Bride: Through the Looking Glass” by Sharooq Amin

Influential (and cultural relativist) early 20th century anthropologist Ruth Benedict once wrote:

“Mankind has always preferred to say, ‘It is morally good,’ rather than “It is habitual,’ and the fact of this preference is matter enough for a critical science of ethics. But historically the […]

Bush? Whack.

I'd be careful Donald pic.twitter.com/Y3iZmG4tt5

— Jeb Bush (@JebBush) January 23, 2016

I’d have a lot more respect if he challenged Trump to a fist fight after the next debate instead of clinging to mommy’s skirt. Barbara would kick Donald’s butt though.

Wednesday Open Thread

Hope and Dollar$

(h/t Instapundit and the apparent creator, Matthew Gordon)

GOP Debate Open Thread

Reince and Repeat

Unfriendly Fire

Please don’t also forget a slightly modified t-shirt version of the above is available from our friends at Gruntworks. t’is the season(s).

Missing Christians

Whatever your views of the brouhaha over Syrian refugees (and many of them are refugees — which colors the debate over, but does not resolve the issues involved with whether or not to take them in) there is no doubt that the group is mostly Muslim even though Syria’s total population was 10% Christian […]

Thursday Open Thread

Leon Trotsky was expelled from the Communist Party and the USSR on this date in 1927. He lived in constant watch for assassins who caughtr up with him in Mexico City in 1940 — with an ice axe.

Tuesday Open Thread