Posts tagged "Margaret Thatcher"

Ding Dong, the witch (Margaret Thatcher) is dead

In an earlier post I took note of the nastiness raining down on the late British Foreign Minister Margaret Thatcher upon her death. As her funeral approaches, the depth of the bile coming from the left has reached astonishing proportions. Prime example is the resurrection of the classic song, “Ding Dong, the Witch is Dead”... Read more »

Speaking ill of the dead

With the death of Chicago Sun-Times movie critic Roger Ebert seemingly universally mourned without a nasty word being spoken about him, it seems out of place–at least in Chicago–to hear the unvarnished nastiness raining down on former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. Here’s a sample from the Guardian columnist Seumas Milne: But most shocking are the... Read more »

Roger Ebert--a 'bitchy' man hater?

Offense warning: Contains nasty descriptions Jim Good, whose name seems to be an antonym, has plenty to say (“We’re white, we’re male and we suck!”) about a recent Roger Ebert column in which he revealed that “women are better than men.” Here is some of Ebert’s reasoning: Women are not wired to see disagreement as a challenge... Read more »
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