Will Republican Derrick Van Orden return campaign contributions from alleged Chinese agent Steve Wynn?

I found this on Twitter… (h/t to The Wisconsin Idea) While Steve Wynn is only alleged to be an agent of the Chinese government, this still isn’t a good look, leaving me to wonder if Republican Congressional candidate Derrick Van Orden will disavow and return the contributions made to his…

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If Ron Johnson Really Wants To Help People Affected By COVID, Maybe He Should Do This:

Medical School Admissions Thank you for considering MCW for your medical education! We are here to support you every step of the way on your journey. And the application link is here. So instead of embarrassing himself and his constituents in Wisconsin with his immoral, unethical, and ignorant pronouncements about…

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What Does Tom Tiffany Have Against Democracy?

Let’s see…the US Senate recently passed a bill titled Ukraine Democracy Defense Lend-Lease Act of 2022 essentially on a voice vote of 100 – 0. Unanimous. This is modeled on a WWII program that provided weapons to the allies fighting Hitler before the United States entered the war. Given the…

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This Just In On Smoking On Airplanes…because…you know…freedom!

precisely!

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GOP Chides Biden For Continued Inflation But What If He Did This?

No president can actually control inflation, although, yes there are some things that can lessen the effects on Americans. And the current inflationary trend isn’t limited to the United States so any internal actions will only have mitigating effects. But inflation will be a major topic in the 2022 mid-term…

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Putin Accomplishes in Days What Trump Couldn’t Do In Four Years:

I have been carrying this around in my back pocket for a while, but let’s get it out there today! Chancellor Olaf Scholz said on Sunday Germany would sharply increase its spending on defence to more than 2% of its economic output in one of a series of policy shifts…

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Biden Oversteps His Bounds…

This whole thing could have been avoided. If President Joe Biden had simply stuck to his script instead of getting emotionally involved…he wouldn’t have given Vladimir Putin another log on his fire of paranoia and a legitimate talking point against the United States. But Biden did it: “For God’s sake,…

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Putin Wanted To Take Ukraine Back…but how far?

So far he’s managed to take it back: to 1945…the end of WWII. And he’s committed dozens of war crimes to accomplish that.

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What A Bunch Of Self-Serving Assholes In The US Senate

I have only listened to a bit over two hours of the Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson confirmation hearings. But I have heard at least two Senators ask a question to how she might rule if violation of laws that they had authored and gotten passed would come to the Supreme…

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Who Cares About War In Ukraine, Russia Is 4,500+ Miles Away!

Well, for most western thinkers that would be the default distance between our nations. But remember back in 2008 when then GOP Vice Presidential candidate Sarah Palin said she could see Russia from her home? Yes, we all laughed. But the nugget of truth in this outlandish statement is Russia…

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