Why is Maxine Waters still on Facebook and Twitter?

What happened on the border is worse than slavery, she perversely claims. The sale of a slave family in Virginia. According to Maxine Watters, they didn’t have it as bad as the illegal aliens who were turned back at the southern border by horsemen. Rep. Maxine Waters, the California Democrat, insisted that what happened on... Read more »

Biden administration ignores the science--again.

Rochelle Walensky, CDC head, overrules science advisors for crass political reason. CDC Director Rochelle Walensky shamefully puts aside her scientific qualification to hand President Joe Biden what he thinks is a political victory. In the early morning darkness Friday, Rochelle Walensky, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, endorsed additional doses of the... Read more »

Wondering why Illinois schools aren't getting all the money they need? Ask the retired teachers.

Almost 40 percent school funding goes to pensions, not to the classroom, teachers wages or other needs Illinois Policy Institute Not enough money for special education? Are there too many kids per classroom? Not enough for art supplies, textbooks, teachers’ aids, gym equipment, extracurricular activities and all the rest? Ask the teachers. Every year, the... Read more »
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Get your fake mask here.

The Double Incognito Fake Mask. Others in various degrees of fairness are available. It looks like a mask. Feels like a mask. Smells like a mask. It might even taste like a mask. But it’s fake. And you can buy it here, at FakeMaskUSA. Ta da! Way to piss off the mask police, the pushy... Read more »

College: The seedbed of liberal intolerance of free speech.

Read it and you’ll be aghast. College campus are beginning to look life fascist breeding grounds. Here’s one definition of fascism: a form of far-right, authoritarian ultranationalism[1][2] characterized by dictatorial power, forcible suppression of opposition, and strong regimentation of society and of the economy,[3]“ Yes, yes, I know. The definition includes “far-right” and “ultranationism.” But take out those... Read more »

Recommended reading for Chicagoans who love the city but despair about its future.

“What Next, Chicago?: Notes of a Pissed-Off Native Son,” by Matt Rosenberg.   Matt Rosenberg dives into the heart of a city beset by violence, corruption and citycide. (Here’s the Amazon link.) This is what I wrote for a book blurb: “Matt Rosenberg writes about the Chicago Way in the Chicago Style of a Mike... Read more »
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UPATE: Who's liable for any damages resulting from a forced vaccination.

Here’s the answer, according to the Congressional Research Service Update: Yesterday I asked who would pay for any injuries, damages or anything bad that’s the result of mandatory Covid vaccinations. I now have an answer: President Biden is home free. As you might suspect, he’s not personally responsible–We taxpayers are. Here’s a link to the... Read more »

In the media, the good, bad and ugly.

Could real journalism be returning? Probably not. But there was a ray of light today. Is it bright enough not to be snuffed out by the bad and ugly? Let’s see. The good: The Associated Press finally acknowledges what most of the big media have ignored: President Joe Biden’s accumulating failures. In “One stunning afternoon:... Read more »

Biden is wrong again on the science. Will he and his minions notice?

Science panel crushes the president’s plans for booster Covid shots. A “major blow.“ By a vote of 16-2, a science advisory committee opposed a booster shot of the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for people 16 and older. At the same time, the panel endorsed the shots for high risk patients and people over 65. The New... Read more »
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Biden says we should look elsewhere, not at the Afghan debacle. Fine, let's do it.

His “successes:” Bungles after failures after catastrophes. To redirect America’s attention from his disastrous and fatal withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan, President Joe Biden–or more likely, his handlers–want us to look away and to focus on his many and varied other “successes.” So, let’s take him (them) up on it. First… The economy. Or more... Read more »
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