Saturday, October 22nd, 2016

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel’s “PolitiFact” rates some leftwing bloggers on their ridiculous claim that Governor Scott Walker is giving himself a pay raise while freezing the pay of state workers. Of course, the governor’s pay was set by the previous legislature and governor, something those leftwing bloggers should have known. Ironically, PolitiFact’s look into the […]

Here’s the actual story regarding the flag at the Burger King: The manager told police a maintenance crew mistakenly put the flag up the wrong way Friday night, and he couldn’t get in touch with their headquarters in Chicago to fix it. Eventually the fire department was able to fix the flag. Not sure where […]

There’s a long article on the “Menomonee Falls Now” website (a Journal Sentinel product) about the non-candidacy of Kurt Heins for Waukesha County clerk. I wasn’t going to comment any more on this story, but there are a few people (including, apparently, WTMJ’s Charlie Sykes) who think that the Waukesha Freeman should have caught this […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley);Date:Oct 27, 2011;Section:Opinion;Page Number:8A    Protesters’ educations failed They ignore lessons of history, economics   (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.)     In the television series “Mad Men,” the main character Don Draper tells a group of potsmoking bohemians “I hate to […]

The real outrage outrage about Senator Ron Johnson’s new home in Washington DC is that he gets a better deal there on property taxes than he would here. Fred Dooley has the details. Print this entry

Kevin Binversie picks apart Dan Bice‘s latest complaint about how well some people live compared to him. Kevin offers a little bit of perspective: Want a good comparison? Think about what you paid for your apartment or house (or it’s current value) in Wisconsin and triple it if want the same accommodations, double it if […]

This week for the MacIver Institute I offered some Halloween costume advice to Milwaukee County Executive Chris Abele. A rather scary assemblage of every special interest in Milwaukee will gather on Halloween for a public hearing on the County budget. They will be the usual assortment of government employees and beneficiaries of public largesse. What […]

Egads. Herman Cain’s campaign manager Mark Block appears in a video for his candidate smoking a cigarette. It’s shocking. The Atlantic and the New York Times see more than just a cigarette, they see a whole Big Tobacco conspiracy. You know who else is in the Big Tobacco conspiracy? It reaches all the way into […]

Ann Althouse asks, “Who knew you could claim an entire city park for yourself with litter?” Amazing how the protestors are not embarrassed at all to be shown as such slobs. Instead they’re busy driving business away. These protesters have a variety of topics, but they keep coming back to Monsanto and GMO. At 1:50, […]

Time for the Democrats to get united behind a candidate to take on Governor Scott Walker. Here’s the current bench of available candidates for the Democratic Party. (Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett, Senator Herb Kohl, and former Senator Russ Feingold, have decided to give this race a pass.) Print this entry