Category Archives: OFF TOPIC

“There’s Good News Tonight”

Channeling WWII’s Mutual Network newscaster Gabriel Heatter, whose chirpy “there’s good news tonight” no matter how dire things were was a trademark; there really is good news tonight. Two children diagnosed with the amoeba Naegleria fowleri are on their way … Continue reading

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Curiouser and Curiouser, Said Alice

Thanks to a link at Doug Ross Journal I see the Minority Report has a partial list of the curious coincidences in Obama’s life. I can add one more to that list. The incumbent State Senator Obama was running against … Continue reading

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Off Topic, But: I would say that is a pretty damning indictment of something

While this item really belongs at Casa Extrano, a link at Instapundit led me to a Daily Mail story of a Birmingham, Alabama, couple whose ten home schooled children are ready for college. By age 12. And since few who … Continue reading

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Off Topic: Is Firefox Fuzzy? Are Your Fonts Broken?

If you are having patches of broken fonts that clear up when you mouse over them in your Firefox browser try this: Just to the right of “bookmarks” there is a Tools menu. Click on it. Then click on Options, … Continue reading

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The End Game Of The Socialist End Game

OFF TOPIC, but earlier today, I posted about the characteristics of a Fascist regime. Both Fascism and Communism are the end of the line for Socialist regimes. And if they do not destroy themselves by waging war, their inherent corruption … Continue reading

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Off Topic: Seven More Papers Drop The Propaganda Machine

Breitbart reports the Chicago Tribune and six Tribune owned “newspapers” will drop the Associated Press in January. Briefly quoting the Breitbart item linked above: Along with the Chicago paper, six other Tribune-owned papers will also be dropping the AP. Those … Continue reading

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Off Topic, But Urgent: Do You Know This Woman?

Homeland Security Investigations is urgently seeking a female producer of child pornography. The picture and description is at this link. If you know the name or the whereabouts of the woman pictured at the link, help stamp out human trafficking. … Continue reading

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Off Topic: But Something That Should Be Of Interest

While it is off topic for this blog, regular Alley readers should be aware that I am opposed to slavery in any form. Here is a link to a report of industrial slavery that is entirely credible. Click on the … Continue reading

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Off Topic: Drought Continuing, Deepening

As I have previously noted, much of the United States’ cereal belt is in a crop destroying drought. We could weather the drought, which is expected to last one more year, except for Obama’s EPA. Under EPA orders, and Obama’s … Continue reading

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Off Topic: Why Did The Jobless Rate Drop?

KelliRose asked why the jobless rate dropped so much between August and September. Actually, it did not. But three things happened, and let me give you a hint about the first. What happens every August? What do stores catering to … Continue reading

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