Thursday, August 22nd, 2019

Dear Mr. President, Welcome back to Wisconsin. How was Las Vegas? Remember when you didn’t think it was right that corporations were holding conventions in Las Vegas? But it was okay for you to hold your debate prepping sessions there. I guess the mayor of Las Vegas has forgiven you for attacking business convention travel. […]

“People are upset with BP CEO Tony Hayward. Over the weekend, he was out on his yacht. When President Obama heard that he was relaxing, he missed a putt.” – David Letterman Print this entry

Focus on Tiger’s golf swing, not his personal life  (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.)      I don’t think I had an athlete role model when I was growing up. The closest would have been Roger Staubach. Then I learned he didn’t let […]

Publication:Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:Sep 24, 2009; Section:Opinion; Page Number:10A Hard at work Legislature busy with secondary issues The economy is in the tank. Wisconsin has lost 140,000 jobs since the recession began and unemployment is over 8.4 percent. The state treasurer’s office is a disaster area. The state crime lab can’t find 12,000 DNA samples […]

Senator Barbara Boxer (D-California) is just a little bit full of herself. “Ma’am” is not only a polite and respectful manner of address but it also happens to be the way female superior officers are addressed in the military. Heck, upon meeting the queen would someone say “ma’am” or would they say “queen?” Maybe he […]

Late night talk show host David Letterman apologized again on Monday to the Palin family for his “joke” regarding Willow Palin: On Monday’s edition of “Late Show,” Letterman explained that the risque joke thought by some to have targeted Palin’s underage daughter, Willow, was actually referring to 18-year-old daughter Bristol. The name of the daughter […]

Jessica Simpson discussed “the curse” on David Letterman last Thursday. She also talked about her first date with Tony Romo and protective wear. Print this entry

Did you see Brett Favre on David Letterman last night?Update! has the transcript. Print this entry

At least it didn’t degenerate into “Your momma” jokes. Print this entry

What a slow week and what a tough choice. Who could possibly have been the idiot of the week for last week? Was it New Berlin Alderman Bill Moore? Highways only provide a means of transportation to one segment of society: those with enough money to have a vehicle. And so we put more money […]