Moral consistency: don’t bemoan Bill O’Reilly’s ouster over sexual harassment if you thought Bill Clinton should be impeached for a consensual sexual encounter

From National Review: O’Reilly, Ailes, and the Toxic Conservative-Celebrity Culture By David French | April 20, 2017 Knifework, not character or integrity, is what we demand from our ideological gladiators. We’re paying the price. There are those who say that the Left is “taking scalps,” and they have a list of Republican victims to prove …

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Bill O’Reilly, Mike Pence and the Billy Graham rule

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Bill O’Reilly out at Fox News, denies wrongdoing; Tucker Carlson will take over timeslot Updated: April 19, 2017 — 5:46 PM EDT | by Nick Vadala, Staff Writer Bill O’Reilly is no longer with Fox News. 21st Century Fox issued a statement on O’Reilly’s departure, writing that the host “will not …

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A messed up society: when adults look for ‘transgenderism’ everywhere

This is from The New York Times, and I’m surprised that they actually printed it: My Daughter Is Not Transgender. She’s a Tomboy. By Lisa Selin Davis | April 18, 2017 “I just wanted to check,” the teacher said. “Your child wants to be called a boy, right? Or is she a boy that wants …

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Democrisy: Why are the feminist left so silent on domestic abuse when it involves an immigrant?

In California, it seems that not making an immigrant deportable trumps hitting your wife https://t.co/3v3t1EeTuF Judge should reject plea. — Dana Pico (@Dana_TFSJ) April 18, 2017 And now, the story: Silicon Valley CEO Pleads ‘No Contest’ to Abusing His Wife—and Is Offered a Deal for Less Than 30 Days in Jail A deal was struck, …

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M*A*S*H

M*A*S*H was a (supposedly) liberally-oriented television comedy series in the seventies, but it appears that liberalism in the seventies sure was different from the way it is today. In an episode entitled Edwina, which ran this morning on Sundance TV, the plot is: Edwina “Eddie” Ferguson, a petite, fairly attractive, but hopelessly clumsy nurse, cannot …

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The #DefiantGirl statue

From CNNMoney: Fresh evidence women are better investors than men by Heather Long | @byHeatherLong | March 8, 2017: 3:45 PM ET Have you seen the statue of the “fearless girl” facing the Wall Street bull? State Street Global Advisors put up the statue to mark International Women’s Day and it’s getting a lot of …

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Democrisy! The Washington Post is terribly upset that Amal Clooney gets so much attention due to whom she is married

Unbelievable! A lawyer named Amal Clooney gave a powerful speech at U.N. Some only saw her baby bump. By Samantha Schmidt | March 10, 2017 at 6:44 AM An accomplished, international human rights lawyer delivered a potent call for action at the United Nations on Thursday, urging the organization to back an investigation into crimes …

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Welfare for the well-to-do

Trump’s child care plan is a gift to the rich, new @TaxPolicyCenter analysis finds https://t.co/KiOM7K0tSc #JointAddress — Heather Long (@byHeatherLong) February 28, 2017 And now, the article: Trump’s child care plan is gift to the rich, report says by Heather Long | @byHeatherLong | February 28, 2017: 7:06 PM ET President Donald Trump has vowed …

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The biggest impediment to success is the fear of failure You never really know if you can do something if you are afraid to try

My favorite CNNMoney reporter tweeted: Just in: @WellsFargo economists call for equal pay for women. They argue it will boost US economic growth https://t.co/tJY80NgxMV pic.twitter.com/JSoAq00jE6 — Heather Long (@byHeatherLong) February 27, 2017 Naturally, I followed it to the linked article: The Girl with the Draggin’ W-2 “I always valued men and women equally, and I …

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The credentialed media setting the terms of the debate is fake news

Alisyn Camarota interviewed “Gavin” Grimm on CNN’s New Day this morning, and Miss Camarota treated Miss Grimm like any other boy. Trouble is, Miss Grimm is not a boy. From The New York Times: Bathroom Case Puts Transgender Student on National Stage By Sheryl Gay Stolberg | February 23, 2017 WASHINGTON — The bespectacled teenager …

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