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  • Brad Nelson on Hot Coffee: If this employee did not want her cutting down weeds, she should have gone and talked with this lady. Just… Aug 20, 14:04
  • Patrick Tarzwell on Hot Coffee: How can we ever recover? Cops are human too but need to be held to a higher standard because… Aug 20, 13:56
  • Timothy Lane on Hot Coffee: Increasingly, workers for the Behemoth can't think. In this case, the woman was armed and not responding, so depending… Aug 20, 13:42
  • Brad Nelson on Hot Coffee: While I have respect for the police, I have never believed they were any better than the rest of society.… Aug 20, 11:57
  • Kung Fu Zu on Hot Coffee: While I have respect for the police, I have never believed they were any better than the rest of society.… Aug 20, 11:43
  • Brad Nelson on Hot Coffee: This article reminded me of the Starbucks cops who helped to escalate a situation….if only by not telling the Starbucks… Aug 20, 11:19
  • Timothy Lane on Trumpology: There's another example today, involving some possibly yellow behavior by Trump. Some opposition researcher at CNN with the interesting… Aug 20, 07:39
  • Timothy Lane on Trumpology: Ultimately, it seems that leftists have (at least for now) chosen to believe that a security clearance, as something you… Aug 18, 10:54
  • Steve Lancaster on Trumpology: A TS clearance does not necessarily give access to secured information, however, it makes the process easier for an agency… Aug 18, 10:00
  • Timothy Lane on A Room Outside: Of course, we conservatives wouldn't support any perversions going on, though in Washington that would probably improve their legal status.… Aug 18, 09:38
  • Brad Nelson on A Room Outside: I've resisted eating them so far. And I wouldn't be surprised, given the unusual coupling of them, that it might… Aug 17, 22:09
  • Kung Fu Zu on A Room Outside: Surprising that they grew together. Almost a shame to eat them. Aug 17, 16:23
  • Timothy Lane on A Room Outside: Well, two carrots, technically. I didn't know they were so romantic, but I suppose they would have a phallic… Aug 17, 16:06
  • Brad Nelson on Trumpology: The testicle-less conservative movement, afraid to take action and pretending to stand on principle. Aug 17, 15:20
  • Brad Nelson on A Room Outside: Here’s an interesting carrot I pulled out of the garden today. Aug 17, 15:15
  • Timothy Lane on Trumpology: Well, there's a difference between having a security clearance and actually having an access to the information. But you're… Aug 17, 12:08
  • Kung Fu Zu on Trumpology: As with every French article I have read in which he mentions Trump, French goes out of his way to… Aug 17, 11:48
  • Timothy Lane on Trumpology: I didn't read it, but I did read the Morning Jolt summary of his and Hanson's (pro-Trump) articles on the… Aug 17, 11:31
  • Kung Fu Zu on Trumpology: Once again, David French shows he will say just about anything to question Trump's powers. https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/08/john-brennan-security-clearance-raises-constitutional-concerns/… Aug 17, 11:08
  • Timothy Lane on Trumpology: Well, isn't that the Demagogues today? Or, for that matter, global warming alarmism. Aug 11, 11:59
  • Brad Nelson on Trumpology: When hysteria becomes policy. Yikes. Aug 11, 11:26
  • Timothy Lane on If They Haven’t Learned…: This reflects an odd form of credentialism. Literacy is generally not defined functionally (which would have to be individually… Aug 10, 18:57
  • Brad Nelson on If They Haven’t Learned…: “Graduation Matters”, and you can guess how much people like it when I say, “No it does not, education matters!’… Aug 10, 18:23
  • Pst4usa on If They Haven’t Learned…: Very good post Deanna. I have to say this could have been me, Johnny that is. I always… Aug 10, 12:30
  • Timothy Lane on Trumpology: I'm not sure Sachs and Lee, idiotic though they are, are the stupidest experts in America. They have a… Aug 10, 10:17
  • Kung Fu Zu on Trumpology: The link is to a very good article which further confirms my belief that Trump is extremely lucky in his… Aug 10, 09:03
  • Brad Nelson on Trumpology: I'm glad you liked that one, Steve. I guess it does ring true. You are free to use without royalties… Aug 9, 15:37
  • Timothy Lane on Trumpology: I'm sure Brad was thinking of the comment attributed to Otto von Bismarck: The two things people should never… Aug 9, 11:30
  • steve Lancaster on Trumpology: "At the end of the day, Trump is making sausage in a sausage factory. We can’t fault him too much… Aug 9, 11:26
  • Brad Nelson on Trumpology: Please don’t think I was accusing you of saying DJT is stupid. Not at all, Steve. I just sometimes… Aug 9, 09:08
  • Timothy Lane on Trumpology: TR was a progressive, but one must remember that the original progressives were very moralistic, and played a major role… Aug 8, 22:05
  • Steve Lancaster on Trumpology: Brad, Please don't think I was accusing you of saying DJT is stupid. That is generic to the… Aug 8, 21:45
  • Brad Nelson on Trumpology: Steve, I think we’re of the same general opinion regarding Trump. The interesting split as I see it is… Aug 8, 20:40
  • Steve Lancaster on Trumpology: I confess, I was not a huge fan of Donald Trump. When he entered the race in 2015 I thought… Aug 8, 18:59
  • Timothy Lane on If They Haven’t Learned…: I'm afraid I can't remember too many of my pre-high school teachers. Going from school to school probably plays… Aug 8, 10:46
  • Brad Nelson on If They Haven’t Learned…: Deana, I think back to my school days and my worst teachers (although I’m sure I liked it at the… Aug 8, 10:36
  • Deana Chadwell on If They Haven’t Learned…: No. You speak accurately. Much of what we see today in education, in the media, in the culture at large… Aug 7, 21:06
  • Brad Nelson on Shinju: I’m 26% into the sequel to Shinju (Bundori) and have to admit, so far so good. The… Aug 6, 16:08
  • Brad Nelson on If They Haven’t Learned…: In the long view, Rosalys, I couldn’t agree more. And let’s be up front about it. To those of the… Aug 6, 15:29
  • Timothy Lane on If They Haven’t Learned…: Sounding out strange words is one of the biggest advantages of phonics over look-say. The latter involves memorizing words… Aug 6, 12:14
  • Rosalys on If They Haven’t Learned…: "What motivates the softer standards?" The desired destruction of western civilization. "Why no penalties for poor… Aug 6, 12:11
  • Rosalys on If They Haven’t Learned…: English is a (largely) phonetic language. The letters of the alphabet represent sounds, either alone or in combination, and there… Aug 6, 12:07
  • Brad Nelson on If They Haven’t Learned…: The questions to ask about all of this: 1) What motivates the softer standards?… Aug 6, 10:11
  • Timothy Lane on If They Haven’t Learned…: I suspect I had some of both methods in my younger days, or at least the readers the look-say fans… Aug 6, 08:15
  • Rosalys on If They Haven’t Learned…: I hate to sound like I'm wearing my tin foil hat, but gosh, this looks deliberate. The three R's. Reading… Aug 6, 04:14
  • Timothy Lane on Nelson Mandela: My thought is that Cabinet officials should have an ideology roughly matching that of the President, at least on the… Aug 5, 21:58
  • Kung Fu Zu on Nelson Mandela: Sounds something like what happened in Haiti, and look how far along that country has come since 1804.… Aug 5, 21:40
  • Timothy Lane on Nelson Mandela: Joseph Major, who has shown up here on rare occasions, puts out a science fiction fanzine that includes letters from… Aug 5, 20:57
  • Kung Fu Zu on Nelson Mandela: For those who live in Never-Never Land and thought that upon ridding S. Africa of Apartheid everything would be hunky-dory,… Aug 5, 20:44
  • Brad Nelson on If They Haven’t Learned…: Millennials are finding that they are tens of thousands of dollars in debt and yet they know little that is… Aug 4, 09:01