Monday, October 24th, 2016

I’m actually surprised at how few of my readers picked former Governor Tommy Thompson. Of course, it was a holiday weekend and this is hardly scientific. Interestingly, Public Policy Polling puts Thompson as the front-runner for the Republican nomination but even they question Thompson’s ability to win the nomination. Thompson’s issues are coming with the […]

Today is the last day to vote in the Wiggy Senatorial Preference Pool.  Right now Congressman Ron Kind has more votes than former Governor Tommy Thompson. Print this entry

Attention General Electric, Whirlpool, and other electric clothes dryer manufacturers: I don’t want an “energy star-rated” energy efficient clothes dryer. I want one that spins the kilowatts per hour on my meter like I’m looking at a time lapse film. I want a dryer that, instead of having a lint trap, has a molten lava […]

Title: EXECUTIVE ORDER # 32 – U.S., Wisconsin Flags at Half-Staff in Observance of Memorial Day . Date: May 30, 2011 Details: Governor Walker has issued an executive order that the flag of the United States and the flag of the State of Wisconsin be flown at half-staff at all buildings, grounds, and military installations […]

For all of the attention that the national Club for Growth* got for attacking former Governor Tommy Thompson, the connection to former Congressman Mark Neumann deserves more attention. If you visit the national Club for Growth website, however, you might find one reason why the group is targeting Thompson. The group’s executive vice president is […]

Owen Robinson found a map of the “gun-free” zones in Milwaukee. These are not zones where handguns are available for free. These are zones where citizens are not allowed to have a gun to defend themselves because they would be within 1000 feet of a school’s property. I don’t think anyone is going to confuse […]

Liberal writer Jim Rowen offers a blog post that I think is pretty typical of those who are opposed to legalized concealed carry in this state. Ralph Lang was planning on shooting people at an abortion clinic when a gun he had went off in his hotel room. Rowen wrote, For gun-crazy legislators trying to […]

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New blog post: By request: # New blog post: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-05-22: New blog post: Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-05-15: New … # New blog post: Okay presidential race fans, what now?: Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels is out. Where will his pot… # New blog post: Now the Isthmus is […]

Lance Burri cannot bring himself to join the Paul Ryan for President cause yet. I’m not ready to vote for a President who’s younger than I am. Lance, think of it as a question of maturity instead of age. Print this entry