Friday, July 29, 2016

Happy Feet Friday

Joe Sullivan and his ensemble (featuring Joe Turner on vocals) perform Low Down Dirty Shame.

Thursday, July 28, 2016

More DC Metro awesomeness

"DC Metro Almost Suffered A Head-On Collision Over A Lunch Break":
A dispute over a train operator’s lunch break led to a recent “near miss” head-on collision in the subway tunnels of the D.C. Metro.

Patrick Lavin, Metro’s chief safety officer, revealed details of the July 5 incident that led to the train operator’s termination. Addressing the D.C. Metro board Thursday, Lavin detailed the egregious safety violations that almost injured two workers and placed passenger trains on the same track. Lavin said the operator got into a dispute with his superiors about a lunch break, apparently wanting to take it at a station where he could get better food...
Who's the patron saint of riders stuck with incompetently-run subways? I may need to start offering up prayers.

The media's coddling of Hillary Clinton is backfiring badly

Don Surber makes a good point (as he so frequently does): "Throughout her life, the press gave Hillary a pass. Now she pays for that lifelong free ride by being unprepared for this campaign."

Stop this administration and let me off

Obama: "Thank you for this incredible journey — let's keep it going."

(H/T: Ace of Spades)

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

So, Dems, choose, already!

Sorry, Cankles, you can't have it both ways.

Yeah, good luck getting repaid

Talk about money down the drain:
On Monday, state banks in Bolivia, Colombia, Venezuela, Peru, Ecuador, Uruguay, Paraguay and Costa Rica, all members of the Latin American Reserve Fund, approved a three-year-loan of $482 million for Venezuela's central bank.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Another act of savagery

Muslim thugs invaded a Catholic church in Normandy and slit the throat of an elderly priest.

Of course, just because they were Muslims doesn't mean their motives were clear.