We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
Image at right borrowed from Atlas. Guess what, jerks. I will insult or criticize anyone I please, whenever I want. And I am armed, so please try to cut my head off. No 9 mm weenie arms, either. You will not enjoy the consequences, because Mohammed has run out of virgins. Hard to find them, nowadays.
Buy Danish: The new computer-generated LEGOs, at Samiz.
The big news is the economy, producing for the US a 4.7% unemployment rate - the lowest since 2001. Do not hold your breath until the MSM lauds the "Bush Economy."
Silly story of the week - silly but disturbing. The Moslem cartoon flap. Michelle has been all over this story, with disturbing photos from London here. And LGF has a blasphemy update: several pieces in a row on the blasphemy issue in Norway, Indonesia, Denmark, etc, with a piece by VDH. Cavanaugh at Reason says the whole thing is healthy. Latest embassy torchings at Gateway. Not healthy.
The Winter Games begin next week. I don't hear anyone talking about it. Turin prepares: CSM