Archive for: January 22, 2009

January 22, 2009

USA Today Rejects Christian Group’s Message to President Obama

For years Accuracy in Media, the Media Research Center, and other watchdog groups offered evidence of media bias and rampant political correctness that exists in America’s newsrooms.

Obama Thinks Original Declaration of Independence Not Good Enough?

Filed under: In The News - 22 Jan 2009

In his Saturday remarks during his campaign train ride, President-elect Barack Obama issued some soaring rhetoric about the state of the country today. At least the Old Media thought it was soaring rhetoric, anyway. Typically, the media was overawed by …

The Passing of the Mainstream Media

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood - 22 Jan 2009

People who write commentary do a good deal of research. Well, unfortunately, that is not always true. Would that it were. To write with authority, however, they/we must. It is important, even vital, that their/our facts are , indeed, facts …

Cats and Rats

Filed under: Politics In General,Potpourri - 22 Jan 2009

Macquarie Island is about halfway between Australia and Antarctica. It is the world’s only island composed entirely of oceanic crust and was thus named a World Heritage site in 1997. It is home to about 3.5 million seabirds …

Will Sean Penn’s Cuddling with Latin Dictators Cost Him Oscar?

Filed under: Academia, Media & Hollywood - 22 Jan 2009

Pity poor Sean Penn! How was the demented lefty supposed to know that pink and red simply do not mix in Latin culture?

Obama Presidency: Terrorism, Organized Crime and International Affairs

Filed under: Crime and Punishment,War On Terror - 22 Jan 2009

America’s new president — Barack Obama — will face more and more international problems and crises, according to law enforcement officials. The Federal Bureau of Investigation forecasts that sub-national and non-governmental entities will play an increasing role in world …

Congratulations — and Don’t Come Back

This morning in our Democratic Party propaganda sheet — er, Sunday paper, I read a news piece — yes, a news piece — so gushing, so nauseating that I hope fellow conservatives were not reading the same article with …