Daily Archive: 02/16/2016

Feb 16 2016

The Daily Late Nightly Show (Missed it by thaat much)

Sigh. I forgot yesterday was Sam Bee’s second show. Oh well, I was busy with the doggies anyway. I’ll catch you up next Monday when I won’t be quite so busy. Mr. Mainstream Darts! Stephen’s guests this week are- Tuesday 2/16: Eva Longoria, Abbi Jacobson & Ilana Glazer, Lucinda Williams Wednesday 2/17: Kate Hudson, and …

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Feb 16 2016

140th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Finals. Tonight we’ll be choosing the winners of the Sporting Group, the Working Group, the Terrier Group, and of course, Best In Show. As a reminder here are the winners from last night- Hound, Borzoi, CH Belisarius Jp My Sassy Girl Toy, Shih Tzu, GCH Wenrick’s Don’t Stop Believing Non-Sporting, Bulldog, GCH Imperious Hamitup Southern …

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Feb 16 2016

A Short History of Neoliberal Economic Policy Failure

Contrasted with the success of Keynesian economics and New Deal/Great Society policy. Thomas Piketty on the rise of Bernie Sanders: the US enters a new political era Thomas Piketty, The Guardian Tuesday 16 February 2016 11.13 EST From the 1930s until the 1970s, the US were at the forefront of an ambitious set of policies …

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Feb 16 2016

This Dog Show made me cry last night.

Not THE dog show. This one- Triumph the Insult Comic Dog Sends Fake Fox News Girls to Trump Rally Triumph the Insult Comic Dog sends women posing as Fox News Girls to GOP political events to ask some tough questions. For the record I’m not a Triumph fan. I don’t like insult comedy. This made …

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Feb 16 2016

Punting the Pundits

“Punting the Pundits” is an Open Thread. It is a selection of editorials and opinions from around the news medium and the internet blogs. The intent is to provide a forum for your reactions and opinions, not just to the opinions presented, but to what ever you find important. Thanks to ek hornbeck, click on …

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Feb 16 2016

The Breakfast Club (Born This Way)

Welcome to The Breakfast Club! We’re a disorganized group of rebel lefties who hang out and chat if and when we’re not too hungover we’ve been bailed out we’re not too exhausted from last night’s (CENSORED) the caffeine kicks in. Join us every weekday morning at 9am (ET) and weekend morning at 10:30am (ET) to …

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