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The jihad in Mexico

Posted by: Phineas on May 26, 2012 at 5:36 pm » 9 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Writing at the Gatestone Institute site, Raymond Ibrahim details the continuing efforts of Hizbullah and its Iranian paymasters, as well as al Qaeda, to strike at the United States through our porous border using a combination of missionary work and alliance with the drug cartels: According to a 2010 report, “Close to […]


Another reason to dig ABC News’ @JakeTapper

Posted by: ST on May 17, 2012 at 1:46 pm » 2 Comments

Great story via Yahoo’s The Ticket: Jimmy Kimmel delivered a barrage of edgy jokes at the White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner (WHCD) late last month in Washington. But after consulting with ABC News senior White House correspondent Jake Tapper, Kimmel decided several were too over-the-top to make the cut. “I had some jokes about Rick […]


Tuesday Open Thread – plus Secret Service scandal discussion

Posted by: ST on April 17, 2012 at 9:46 am » 5 Comments

FYI – the next few days are going to be crazy busy for both me and Phineas as we try to cram in five days of work into three, as we’ll both be attending Blog Con Charlotte (blogger convention right here in my back yard!) on Friday and Saturday (we’re both off workThursday and Friday). […]


Happy New Year!

Posted by: ST on December 31, 2011 at 9:14 pm » 12 Comments

Wanted to check in quickly and wish everyone a happy, healthy, prosperous, and blessed 2012. It’s a quiet night for yours truly – spending it with the lovely Muffie Toldjah. Please try to remember if you’re out celebrating that AAA will pick up you and your car, member or not, for free if you and/or […]


Panthers at the Colts

Posted by: ST on November 27, 2011 at 12:32 pm » 6 Comments

Hey y’all – still enjoying the Thanksgiving holiday with la familia, and getting ready to watch a Panthers game we just might win – against the Colts. With Manning out for the season, the Colts’ year has been dismal, while the Panthers have been “in it to win it” in almost every game this year […]


RIP Steve Jobs

Posted by: ST on October 5, 2011 at 8:24 pm » 1 Comment

We all knew it was coming, but it doesn’t make it any easier to digest. Thoughts and prayers go out to his family. You can send condolences to rememberingsteve@apple.com.


No – I’m not watching Obama’s speech at NCSU

Posted by: ST on September 14, 2011 at 1:03 pm » 5 Comments

… in case you were wondering. I got sick from Taco Bell yesterday. I have no interest in repeating the experience by listening to ‘bama’s baloney today. In fact, I’m storing up my patience reserves in order to watch him during the debates next year. Interestingly enough, he is *literally* in red country at NC […]


Labor Day Weekend Open Thread

Posted by: ST on September 3, 2011 at 9:42 am » 1 Comment

Enjoy your Labor Day holiday weekend, everyone. I’ll check in when I can.


Independence Day link-a-palooza

Posted by: Phineas on July 4, 2011 at 2:01 pm » 3 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Happy Independence Day! While you’re enjoying cookouts and fireworks, here are some links I think you’ll find of interest: The Basics: The Fourth of July commemorates the publication of the Declaration of Independence from Great Britain. Take a moment to read what is, in essence, our vision statement. And while the 4th […]


Will the real lesbian female bloggers please stand up?

Posted by: ST on June 14, 2011 at 12:28 pm » 3 Comments

I say “lesbian female” because, well, you just have to read this to understand why. Can’t. Stop. Laughing.