Mad Men: Truth in Advertising

Watching the first season of Mad Men was like flipping through a dozen John Cheever short stories: three martini lunches, chasing the secretary around the desk and then home to the wife and kids in the suburbs. Oh, to be a commuter in those days! I admired the complexity of the plot: Don Draper, successful adman with a pretty wife and assorted mistresses, More...

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By Robert Maley On Wednesday, March 14th, 2012
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John Wayne Refutes Keynesiansm

Here is an excerpt from an insightful interview that John Wayne gave in 1975. In it, he discusses his aversion to liberals, socialism and John Maynard Keynes. His main criticism of liberals is that they don’t More...

By Robert Maley On Tuesday, March 6th, 2012

The Unbearable Lightness of Sandra Fluke

A red herring named Sandra Fluke floated through the murky waters of Congress last week, lured on by Nancy Pelosi before a mock hearing on the HHS contraception mandate. Miss Fluke’s testimony – as a law student More...

By Russell Halley On Sunday, January 29th, 2012

Media Elites Skeptical about Extent of Media Bias

There are certain undeniable truths in life that most everyone not in recovery or denial can agree with. Examples include facts like these: the sun rises in the East, the earth revolves around the sun the media More...

By Paul Bianco On Sunday, November 13th, 2011

CBS the Big Loser in Republican SC Debate

One thing was made very clear in Saturday night’s stunted Republican debate in South Carolina: CBS is not ready for prime time. In a debate which was handled quite well by all the participating candidates, More...

By Paul Bianco On Saturday, October 15th, 2011

Occupy Wall Street vs The Tea Party

Time magazine released a poll taken October 9 and 10 which supposedly indicates that Occupy Wall Street movement is approved by twice the number of American adults than is the Tea Party by a measure of 54% to 27%. More...

By Andrew Ryan On Wednesday, August 24th, 2011

Gina Carano, A Woman I Would Allow To Get Me In A Rear Naked Choke Hold

Gina Carano, the “face of women’s MMA”.She first became a household name and star as Crush on American Gladiators. When Gina Carano moved on to women’s MMA, she became its most popular face, More...

By Russell Halley On Sunday, August 21st, 2011

An Ineffective Conspiracy of Silence

Every media outlet reported that the Obama’s long awaited vacation in Martha’s Vineyard began this past Thursday, but did you know that Michelle just couldn’t wait for Barack to finish up his official More...

By Andrew Ryan On Thursday, August 18th, 2011

Why You Should Watch Californication:

A writer tries to juggle his career, his relationship with his daughter and his ex-girlfriend, as well as his appetite for beautiful women.  That is the simple tag line from the IMDB website describing Californication.  More...

By Captain Edward John Smith On Monday, August 8th, 2011

Tina Brown is The Weekly Beast

Newsweek’s Circulation Declines Again: Will this Cover Help? Lots of people like Michelle Bachmann.  Lots of people don’t. Maybe she’ll capture the Republican nomination. Probably she won’t What More...