In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. day, I think it’s important to remember that he was a polarizing figure at the time. Politicians and media organizations tried to unjustly tie him to communism and anti-Americanism. However, these days, despite our political or religious beliefs, we all revere him and remember him as the great [...]
Live, for one night only at Madison Wisconsin’s beloved neighborhood bar, Mickey’s Tavern, Cavetone Records sends its seedy spy jazz/beatnik punk duo, The Ex-Bombers to rock the joint. Their debut LP “The Tightwire” (available exclusively on vinyl) has received critical praise and on this night the pair perform selections from that album, their anti-single 7 [...]
It seems like such an odd goal to want to achieve -LET’S BLOCK 25 MILLION AMERICANS FROM GETTING AFFORDABLE HEALTH CARE! It seems like such an odd thing to loathe- YEAH, SCREW THOSE SICK BASTARDS!
Sadly, that is the goal of most republican politicians these days.
However, we cannot ignore the fact that the [...]
On my regular Saturday visit to Menards, the last thing I was expecting to have see were bloody pictures of dead fetuses on Miller Park Way in Milwaukee.
While they have the right to do this, I just don’t understand this tactic. I am Pro-Choice but do believe that abortion is a valid argument to [...]
An award winning 6th grade teacher at Nature Hill Intermediate in Oconomowac, Michael Krill, was suspended after accidentally sending an audio excerpt of his personal journal to his grade school class.
Now I am a man who has an unhealthy distrust of our local state media, but even I was shocked at how the [...]
If you were a Green Bay Packer fan in the mid 90’s, you knew the name LeRoy Butler and loved the hell out of the guy.
Besides being one of the best safeties in NFL history and helping lead the Packers to a Super Bowl victory in 1996, he also invented the lambeau leap.
Because of Senator Ron Johnson’s abhorrent “NO” vote to a simple background check bill for those purchasing guns at a gun show or from private residents, Johnson once again proved to be one of the most radical and predictable senators in the history of Wisconsin.
The law as it stands [...]
The very first Rants without Pants Radio Show – The Tea Party Lives and Breathes in Wisconsin is now posted on the upcoming internet radio station The Fountain website!
I really, really, REALLY hope you check it out and give me your feedback.
The episode features an interview with Executive Director of We Are [...]
The Rants without Pants video program is ending and this is the last episode (Cue funeral music). I take a look back at my favorite episodes, fill you in on what my next endeavor is, show you a goodbye video (with the help of Peter Cetera’s “Glory of Love”) and if that’s not enough, [...]