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Hypocrisy Hall of Fame: The Next 2018 Nominee


This one isn’t even close, and he threatens to run away with the 2018 trophy: Ol’ Turkey Neck himself, Senator Addison Mitchell “Mitch” McConnell Jr. (R, Chutzpah), the U.S. Senate Majority Leader. Senator McConnell wrote an opinion piece – for Fox News, of course – headlined “Will Dems work with us, or simply put partisan politics…

Another Nominee

D.A.F.P. Nominees – The Stupid Is Out There, Folks


A recent comment reminded WC that there have been one – exactly one – nominee to compete with WC’s nominee, Fox News Commentator Laura Ingraham for the Annual Dumb As a Fence Post Award. Reader bi11wi11 nominated anyone who votes Republican. It’s not as if WC has noted any decrease in the amount of stupid out there on…

Limerick Contest Winner!


The polls are closed. WC thanks all who participated, either by composing a limerick or by voting on the efforts of those who did. There is a winner. With 72% of the votes cast, Contestant #3, dorkgirlak, is the overwhelming favorite. She wins the prize, a 12-week introductory subscription to the New York Times on-line edition.…