Earlier today the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reported Fran McLaughlin, who served as Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s spokeswoman from 2007 to 2010 when Walker was Milwaukee County Executive, became the 13th person given prosecutorial immunity in the ongoing Milwaukee County John Doe investigation.
McLaughlin, who now works as the spokeswoman for conservative Sheriff David Clarke, was [...]
According to Dan Bice at the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, the Milwaukee County Executive’s office has been obstructing the probe into the misappropriation of funds intended to help veterans and their families as far back as May, 2010.
On May 5, 2010, Assistant District Attorney Bruce Landgraf filed a petition with court officials asking if his office could [...]
I’ll give Fred Dooley credit….he’ll believe anything that comes out of the mouth of a Republican, whether it’s actually based in reality or not.
Not one for fact-checking, Dooley saw fit to attack Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett in a recent blog entry, claiming the jobs numbers conjured up by Republican Gov. Scott Walker’s administration were [...]
As more and more Wisconsinites become aware that Governor Walker has appointed a “deer czar” who will likely privatize deer hunting, they become “very, very anxious.” So said Representative Donna Seidel during a recent phone interview. “Here in Wisconsin we have a long-standing tradition of deer hunting on public land…to lose access to public land for [...]
Welcome to the world of post-Citizens United elections, where the results of elections can be seemingly bought and sold by corporate interests and the wealthiest Americans. Republican super PACs and other outside groups shaped by a loose network of prominent conservatives – including Karl Rove, the Koch brothers and Tom Donohue of the U.S. Chamber [...]
I love geek wave…
Who knew chess could be so… cool? Oh wait, it can’t.
My favorite part of this video is the 5 1/4 inch floppy disk. Oh, and the pan-up shot of Kelly LeBrock. Can’t forget that part!
Thomas Dolby turns out to be quite the genius… He’s the TED Conference Musical [...]
My favorite track from one of our newest Medal of Freedom winners!
Other recipients this year include:
-John Glenn, first American to orbit the earth and former US Senator
—Toni Morrison, author of such novels as “Song of Solomon” and “Beloved.” She was the first African American woman to win a Nobel Prize in [...]
I had considered making a humorous reference to a pending zombie apocalypse, but this story is too gruesome for humor… Police in Miami are investigating a brutal attack that led an armed officer to shoot dead a naked man who had bitten off the face of another naked man leaving him in critical condition.
With less than one week to go before the Wisconsin recall election, tension is mounting. Jeff Christensen and I have already received numerous inquiries about Kathy Nickolaus’ involvement in the process. Jeff doesn’t anticipate any problems here, but it’s obvious that many voters are concerned, so he will once again position himself at the Waukesha [...]
June 5th is now less than a week away!
And now for another helpful reminder: RECALL WALKER!
VOTE for Governor:
VOTE for Lieutenant Governor: