Aerial view, Tongass National Forest, Alaska - Photo credit KTOO.org

Doh! Captain Zero Loses, Yet Again


Is there an echo in here? Captain Zero has lost another lawsuit. He didn’t start it, but it seems to have been his idea – or perhaps the Cartpetbagger’s – to ask the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to review a U.S. District Court decision involving the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s decision on whether the…

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Captain Zero Loses Again – Bonus Edition


The evil that men do lives after them; the good is oft interred with their bones. – William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, Act III, Scene 2 Alaska denied former Governor Sean “Captain Zero” Parnell another term. And good riddance. But his pernicious policies and idiot ideas linger. His evil deeds live on. One of Captain Zero’s many…

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WC’s Haunted House: The Really Scary Stuff


As a special Hallowe’en Treat, WC brings you a true chamber of horrors, a haunted house and a bestiary of monsters, all rolled into one package: it’s the Gallery of Really Scary Alaska Politicians. WARNING: This blog post may be too scary for children or sensitive adults. He comes back from the political dead to…