The Blood Spent In Israq Is Mosly On George W. Bush’s Hands
Bill Quick

From Jim Geraghty’s Morning Jolt today: But the point is there are roughly 32,000 men and women who came back from Iraq injured; 4,487 came back in flag-covered coffins. That is an extremely high price in American blood and far … Continue reading

The Old War Becomes the New War
Bill Quick

In a comment about a report of what confusingly appears to be support for attacks on Hillary Clinton coming from Democrat Party mainstays like WaPo and NYT, I posted the following: Most don’t seem to have a clue about what … Continue reading

Time Flies When You’re Getting Old(er)
Bill Quick

Jordan Spieth wins the Masters in record fashion | Devil Ball Golf – Yahoo Sports Spieth has said he’s dreamed of playing in the Masters his whole life, which is inspiring but not quite as impressive when you consider the … Continue reading

Older Than Toilet Paper?
Bill Quick

Right Way to Hang Toilet Paper – Toilet Paper Patent But maybe we should have done what any good sleuth or thesis-writing college student does: return to the original source. Engineer-turned-writer Owen Williams found the 1891 patent for toilet paper … Continue reading

The Eighties Wasn’t All Big Hair Rock
Bill Quick

The Top Ten 1980s Alternative Songs | PJ Lifestyle My two faves on the list: Love Will Tear You Apart by the most depressing band evah, Joy Division. This Is Not a Love Song by PIL.  Johnny Rotten is one of … Continue reading

Twenty Dollar Bill About to Go The Way of the Susan B. Anthony Dollar?
Bill Quick

Eleanor Roosevelt Tops Hillary for the Face on the $20 Bill – Rasmussen Reports™ Arguing that “a woman’s place is on the money,” an activist group wants to push President Andrew Jackson off the $20 bill and replace him with … Continue reading

I Lived the Internet of the 1990s Once – I Don’t Need to Do It Again
Bill Quick

Relive the Internet of the 1990s in 6 Gifs 1985. When Back to the Future opened in American theatres and ended up as the highest-grossing film of the year. When Studio Ghibli, the world famous Japanese animation studio was founded. … Continue reading

Democrats Gather In Selma To Celebrate Democrats Beating Blacks to Support Jim Crow
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Selma: 50 years after ‘Bloody Sunday’ the unfinished business of civil rtights | Fox News Don’t forget:  The beatings were carried out by cops doing the bidding of white Democrats who were trying to maintain Jim Crow. Not sure why … Continue reading

Official White House BJ Clinton Portrait Memorializes Monica Lewinsky
Bill Quick

Revealed: Painter of Official White House Portrait of Bill Clinton Says He Included Monica Lewinsky’s Shadow in Portrait, As a Goof He says Bill and Hillary Clinton are “aware” of the “symbolism” in the painting, and of course hate it. … Continue reading

Ave Atque Vale
Bill Quick

On the Death of a Friend? – Taki’s Magazine Arnaud came from a very distinguished Belgian family, but his mother was English, a relation of the Rothschilds. It was said that he was 13th in line to the Belgian throne. … Continue reading

Lesley Gore: All Yesterday’s Parties
Bill Quick

Lesley Gore | Lesley Sue Goldstein | R.I.P. | Died She’s best known for “It’s My Party” but that was just a part, and not even the best, of her music. Fox News reports: Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the … Continue reading

The Horrible Cernettes?
Bill Quick

The Story of the First Photo on the Web CERN, the world’s most awe-inspiring physics research facility, is pimping some images of its newly renovated Large Hadron Collider today. It reminds me of the very first time CERN pimped some … Continue reading

The Crusades Were A Defensive War Against Muslim Conquerors
Bill Quick

Horse Pucky from Obama | National Review Online We are all descended from cavemen who broke the skulls of their enemies with rocks for fun or profit. But that hardly mitigates the crimes of a man who does the same … Continue reading

Mysteries of the Templars
Bill Quick

Curse of the Templars | The Advertiser Betrayed by a king he trusted and a pope he was sworn to obey, in his final hours DeMolay fought fervently against the false charges which had destroyed his international network of Christian … Continue reading