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CONTEXT DILUTED

November 30, 2005 kim lien 0

Damian Lataan reports some curious editing over at Margoland: For some reason the editors at Webdiary have become frightened of using the word ‘Jewish’ and, where I […]

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TWO YEARS OF METAPHORICAL PURPOSE

November 30, 2005 kim lien 0

Jeff Alworth—who’d earlier declared “the turkey was a plastic fake”—now performs some comical wriggling: Whether or not the turkey was fake has little bearing on its purpose as […]

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MYSTERIOUS CULTURE EXPLAINED

November 30, 2005 kim lien 0

Michael Gawenda, The Age’s source of Washingtonian wisdom, doesn’t know when Thanksgiving ends and Black Friday begins. Posted by Tim B. on 11/30/2005 at 10:08 PM Gawenda remains clueless.  He sneers […]

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COLUMN PERPLEXES CONSUMERS

November 29, 2005 kim lien 0

This week’s Continuing Crisis column for The Bulletin challenges you to sort genuine ridiculous products from fake ridiculous products. Answers to follow … UPDATE. Answers here. Prepare to be shocked! Posted […]

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COLUMN WEARS HAT, RHINESTONES

November 28, 2005 kim lien 0

The latest Continuing Crisis column in The Bulletin mentions cops, hookers, Keith Urban, Lee Ann Womack, Debbe Dunning, Tim Allen, Pamela Anderson, and Glen Campbell (see also this, by Jim […]

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ONLY REPORTING THE BAD STUFF

November 28, 2005 kim lien 0

James Q. Wilson crafts the speech George W. Bush should deliver: My fellow Americans: We are winning, and winning decisively, in Iraq and the Middle East. We […]

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WHY DON’T YOU MARRY HIM

November 28, 2005 kim lien 0

The Sydney Morning Herald’s Andrew West just loooooves Hugo Chavez: The great Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is, yet again, humiliating George Bush by showing him how a national leader […]

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GEORGE BEST

November 28, 2005 kim lien 0

George Best has taken his final penalty. Met him once, in the late 80s; very friendly chap until he discovered I was a journalist. Posted by Tim […]

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PM AND ME

November 28, 2005 kim lien 0

As of yesterday, Pajama Media’s editorial board is missing one member. Me. Simple decision, really. PM needs people who can devote themselves full-time to rescuing the project […]

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APPOINT A PRO

November 28, 2005 kim lien 0

The crappiest Media Watch host yet has fled after just one year. Perfect replacement: John Gatfield. Posted by Tim B. on 11/28/2005 at 06:56 AM Oh boo hoo. Give the gig to […]

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PLASTIC TURKEY FRENZY

November 28, 2005 kim lien 0

Mother Sheehan, shown here at a triumphant book signing, joins the plastic turkey conspiracy: I have met so many amazing, loving, and delightful people since I started my […]

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MINI APPLE IS

November 24, 2005 kim lien 0

Apologies for so few posts; it’s a little difficult to maintain internet access when driving a cube-shaped baby Pontiac (I think the model type is […]

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CHIMPFEST 2005

November 20, 2005 kim lien 0

Chimpy McBushitler? Chimpron W. Hitlerburton? Chimperial pResident of ZioniKKKa, Abu Jesus W. Chimplerstein? Come forward with your own suggestions as we search for the ultimate […]

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BE REASONABLE, MAN

November 19, 2005 kim lien 0

That last one is a total deal-breaker: Osama bin Laden wants the United States to convert to Islam, ditch its constitution, abolish banks, jail homosexuals, bar […]

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COLUMN OUTSHONE

November 19, 2005 kim lien 0

Latest Continuing Crisis column for The Bulletin mentions Rich Hall, Mark Steyn, Quebec, decapitation, and the Walkley awards. Much better than the column is the ad currently running at […]

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HOPE ABANDONED

November 19, 2005 kim lien 0

Maureen Dowd puzzles over an unintended outcome: In an email sent to the Herald yesterday, she said she had written the book “in a fun, breezy […]

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QRAZY QUIGGIN QLAIM

November 19, 2005 kim lien 0

Professor John Quiggin writes: In the leadup to the Iraq war, we were repeatedly told that anyone who disagreed with the rush to war, or criticised […]

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BUSY

November 17, 2005 kim lien 0

Sorry for lack of posts—currently in NYC for crucial martini sessions with high-level OSMers. More on the project here. Posted by Tim B. on 11/17/2005 at 12:58 PM (43) Comments • Permalink

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DON’T BULLY THEM

November 13, 2005 kim lien 0

While academics fuss and fret over planned industrial law changes, workers themselves are urging a tougher approach to wayward employees: Scores of factory workers say they don’t […]

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CAR-B-Q DOWNUNDER

November 13, 2005 kim lien 0

French cars just keep catching fire. Posted by Tim B. on 11/13/2005 at 08:21 AM (8) Comments • Permalink

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TURKEY SHOOT

November 13, 2005 kim lien 0

If you’re breaking into Kentucky homes, it’d be wise to avoid any place occupied by a member of the Kentucky Turkey Hunters Hall of Fame. Posted […]

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HAVEN FOR MILITANTS

November 13, 2005 kim lien 0

Fairfax is taking a beating on terror coverage, writes Hugo Kelly: News is simply miles ahead of Fairfax in reporting strategic national security issues. When was […]

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PAW SALES

November 13, 2005 kim lien 0

You know, a barrel of oil isn’t really all that expensive. Especially compared to a barrel of dogs. Posted by Tim B. on 11/13/2005 at 12:05 PM From […]

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BUSH UNBLAMED

November 13, 2005 kim lien 0

The tide continues to turn against Ragin’ Ray Nagin: A banner behind New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin during a town hall meeting at True Light Baptist […]