Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Just a quick note to my readers saying thanks. We’ve set a new record for unique visitors (8,219 at 7:23pm) and first time visitors (4,979) this month. I’m sure some marketing student out there could tell what the correct mix should be, but I’m very pleased with the continued growth. I think “this thing of […]

Just a quick note to my readers saying thanks. We’ve set a new record for unique visitors (8,219 at 7:23pm) and first time visitors (4,979) this month. I’m sure some marketing student out there could tell what the correct mix should be, but I’m very pleased with the continued growth. I think “this thing of […]

Jay Bullock from folkbum’s rambles and rants is taking a momentary break, allowing some guests to fill in for him. Today, Scot Ross, Democratic candidate for secretary of state, proposes that a series of debates be held among the candidates for the job currently held by Douglas LaFollette. LaFollette predictably said no, and as a […]

Normally, I’m for a wide latitude of freedom, especially in the marketplace. However, if the European Union is to have any meaning or influence, it ought to be in protecting the traditional definition of vodka. Finland is aligned with Poland, Sweden and other traditional vodka producers around the Baltic Sea, who want the European Union […]

Jay Bullock from folkbum’s rambles and rants is taking a momentary break, allowing some guests to fill in for him. Today, Scot Ross, Democratic candidate for secretary of state, proposes that a series of debates be held among the candidates for the job currently held by Douglas LaFollette. LaFollette predictably said no, and as a […]

Normally, I’m for a wide latitude of freedom, especially in the marketplace. However, if the European Union is to have any meaning or influence, it ought to be in protecting the traditional definition of vodka. Finland is aligned with Poland, Sweden and other traditional vodka producers around the Baltic Sea, who want the European Union […]

Parker Brothers has introduced the Visa Debit Card version of Monopoly. Is this a good idea? Introducing kids to the world of plastic money? Is it because our public schools aren’t teaching kids to count, add and subtract anymore? What happened to the fun of sticking so many hundred dollar bills under your side of […]

The McDonalds has been rebuilt but I had to go lunch at a competitor. The big red electronic sign said, “Now open 5AM to 12PM.” Print this entry

But I wanted to believe. Instead, I’m a little less naive. Print this entry

Brian Fraley of the Van Hollen campaign complains the endorsement by former Governor Lee Dreyfus of Waukesha District Attorney Paul Bucher for state attorney general is an old endorsement. Others have noted that, while the Dreyfus endorsement has been on the list of endorsements for Bucher, this is the first time it’s been announced. My […]