Friday, October 21st, 2016

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke decided to go hang out with the straitjacket crowd and be interviewed by wacky conspiracy theorist Alex Jones. During the interview, Clarke When it was reported by the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel political gossip columnist Dan Bice, Clarke sent him an e-mail, “I didn’t know I needed your permission.” Clarke then […]

When asked by Rolling Stone who he likes to read, President Barack Obama praised conspiracy-theorist Andrew Sullivan: There are a handful of blogs, Andrew Sullivan’s on the Daily Beast being an example, that combine thoughtful analysis with a sampling of lots of essays that are out there. I’ve written about Sullivan before in this space. […]

I really had to think about how to respond to an unhinged rant over at Blogging Blue about me. Oh, I’m used to crazed, foaming-at-the-mouth rants about me, but this one really took the prize. Apparently there are no limits to their obsessions about me. They’re even willing to promote 9-11 conspiracy theorists, including posting […]

Former candidate for governor Ed Thompson lost his battle with cancer. He was 66. Ed Thompson was perhaps less famous than his brother, former Governor Tommy Thompson, but he made a name for himself in Wisconsin political lore. Thompson became a cause célèbre in northern Wisconsin when his Tee Pee supper club was raided by […]

Publication: Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date: Apr 14, 2011; Section: Opinion; Page: 8A Democrats right to be angry at Nickolaus But there’s no vote fraud here I meant it as a joke. The day after the Supreme Court election I sent an e-mail to Jeff Christensen of the Democratic Party asking if he was going to […]

I’ve made a few jokes about President Barack Obama’s birth certificate, but I don’t think this is going to help Democratic Gov. Neil Abercrombie wants to find a way to release more information about President Barack Obama’s Hawaii birth and dispel conspiracy theories that he was born elsewhere. Abercrombie was a friend of Obama’s parents […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Jul 8, 2010; Section:Opinion; Page Number:10A Scrima’s drama on water more like science fiction Waukesha residents got more than they had bargained for in April’s election. As the local blog Spring City Chronicle commented recently, a vote for Jeff Scrima was a vote for less drama in the mayor’s office. They were […]

While it’s tempting to stand athwart a pipeline and yell “stop!” (to steal a phrase), there is also a maxim that missed: “Where there is no alternative there is no…” Problem. Mayor Jeff Scrima has continued to stand athwart building a pipeline to Lake Michigan out of an inordinate fear that someday Milwaukee will contaminate […]

Larry Sabato went fishing in the Twitter stream for the best “magic bullet” reference. I think this was the winner: Sestak victory will take PA dems back (and) to the Left. Print this entry

Conspiracy is a camp follower in the Ron Paul army that has the general’s ear. At least he didn’t blame the Jews. Print this entry