Tuesday, December 6th, 2016

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke takes another PR lump, but the attorney involved makes an interesting statement. Gimbel said he doesn’t think the decision will force the combative sheriff to change his ways. “No, no, no,” the lawyer said. “He thinks that every time he does this Idi Amin routine of his, he’s gaining new […]

On the one hand, electing Supervisor John Weishan as County Executive would be a disaster for Milwaukee County. On the other hand, using the formula that I should support the candidate that will give me the most material, it’s a toss-up between Weishan and County Board Chairman Lee Holloway. Then there is the news that […]

Publication: Waukesha Freeman (Conley); Date:2010 Apr 29; Section:Opinion; Page Number: 10A   Cooperation is up a creek Milwaukee County’s stance on water return not good for region    (James Wigderson is a blogger publishing at and a Waukesha resident. His column runs Thursdays in The Freeman.)    Listening to the Milwaukee County Board, you would think that […]

Or is he just being malicious? Milwaukee County Board Chairman Lee Holloway called Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker a “`Howdy Doody’ puppet and a David Duke-style politician.” Milwaukee Journal Sentinel columnist Eugene Kane says Holloway should back off from the “trash talking.” In the same interview, Holloway denied he was calling Walker a racist. Again, […]

Because of a reference to Lee Holloway as “Wile Lee Holloway“, competing pickets have formed outside the headquarters of the blog No Runny Eggs. PETA members and Warner Brothers cartoon characters are both protesting the blog’s association of a thug like Holloway with the noble coyote (PETA) and cartoon characters. PETA spokesmammal Sandi Madhen accused […]

Local blogger Steve Eggleston, writing about a memo by Milwaukee County Board Chairman Lee Holloway, had the temerity to refer to the chairman as a “thug.” Jim Rowen objects, and says that Eggleston is playing the race card. At least one self-described “hard-boiled” righty blogger can’t stop playing the race card. That’s the only conclusion […]

Idiots, idiots everywhere. On the way home this evening I saw one idiot behind the wheel of a car honking her horn because the six cars in her lane weren’t moving. When they did move, they didn’t move fast enough for her and she honked her horn again. This time the car in front of […]

Why do the Milwaukee County taxpayers have to pay for a spokesman – the “Public Information Manager” – for the Milwaukee County Board? What other government body has one spokesman for 19 full-time (and over-compensated) elected officials? Are they all mute and incapable of typing? And what information is the public getting? Here’s the latest […]

Milwaukee County’s courthouse has a little bug problem, and it’s got the political Left acting like the roaches are carrying guns and killing people. Let’s stop the horror and disgust reaction for a few moments and look at some facts. 1) If Walker had been allowed to hire a private cleaning company like he wanted, […]

Milwaukee County’s courthouse has a little bug problem, and it’s got the political Left acting like the roaches are carrying guns and killing people. Let’s stop the horror and disgust reaction for a few moments and look at some facts. 1) If Walker had been allowed to hire a private cleaning company like he wanted, […]