Now that Obama has made the inspired choice of Joe Biden (HA!), the rumor mill is churning full blast over possible McCain vice president selections. McCains pick is going to be a much bigger deal, because no one who wasn’t already going to vote for Obama was going to be swayed by the name at … Read more
That’s right: a Rubik’s cube. It may be faked, but the thing is, with Tiger it’s believable.
It’s not like it’s hard to find them, but Dan Riehl points out yet another example of Obama’s glaring idiocy, stemming from his claim that Chinese infrastructure is vastly (that’s right, he said “vastly”) superior to ours. Obama is either incredibly naive, terribly misinformed, a communist, just flat out dumb or all of the above … Read more
Alright, I’ve been distracted from blogging a lot lately, but there’s just too much going on now for me to stay away. We’re at the point of the presidential race where we’re finally–finally!–getting away from the gassy platitudes and into the elbow-throwing. Obama has chosen a running mate (glad he had to go first so … Read more
Why won’t the Democrats win this presidential election? Well, for lots of reasons, but one good one is that you see lots of things around Democratic conventions that you just don’t see around Republican conventions. Like people marching in support of communism: Or in support of Muqtada Al-Sadr: (He’s the Che of the 21st century! … Read more
9-year-old boy banned from league because he’s too good: The right-hander has a fastball that tops out at about 40 mph. He throws so hard that the Youth Baseball League of New Haven told his coach that the boy could not pitch any more. When Jericho took the mound anyway last week, the opposing team … Read more
Remember that Army colonel who got in trouble for firing his gun next to an Iraqi prisoner’s head in order to encourage the prisoner to more fully express himself regarding a potential insurgent ambush? Well, he’s running for congress (the colonel, not the Iraqi, because nowadays, you never know). His name is Allen West, and … Read more
Video of a space shuttle launch as filmed from a passing passenger jet. Note how fast it gets from ground level to the cruising altitude of the jet and beyond. I think that’s pretty cool, and the guy who shot the video obviously agrees with me.
Isaac Hayes passes.
Football season is right around the corner, so here’s a little inspiration for everybody who needs to warm up the ol’ hate glands: