Category Archives: Feast of Saint Ronnie

The Boy With The Nancy Reagan Tattoo

“And then he kissed me…” Except that the story is NOT true: But library artifacts curator Jennifer Torres told The Progressive magazine in a series of emails that it was Walker who had asked to view the Bible while at … Continue reading

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Some Fries With Your Stupid?

Supply-side abortions? The Feast of St. Ronnie continues.

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And Now A Lesson In Political Science

Today’s lesson plan is another proof that the late, great Molly Ivins was perfectly correct when she said that one must look at the record and not listen to the words of politicians. Here’s what St. Ronnie said during a … Continue reading

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Top-o-The-Charts!

Ding-Dong! The Witch Is Dead made it to the top of the UK charts following the death of former PM Magaret Thatcher. And of course, the BBC tellie program, The Official Chart Show finds itself in a bit of a … Continue reading

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Idaho Goes Galt?

BOISE – Coeur d’Alene Sen. John Goedde, chairman of the Idaho Senate’s Education Committee, introduced legislation Tuesday to require every Idaho high school student to read Ayn Rand’s “Atlas Shrugged” and pass a test on it to graduate from high … Continue reading

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School Lunch and the Young Wingnut

Wingnuttia recruited a bunch of kids and made a pretty professional looking video mocking eating healthy and having smaller portions: Even the teachers at WCHS have jumped on the bandwagon. Brenda Kirkham, an arts and publications teacher, came up with … Continue reading

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Today in History

5/30/88 At a state dinner at the Kremlin, Saint Ronnie nods off during Gorbachev’s toast, then offers his own remarks, which are dominated by a long-winded synopsis of the 1956 Civil War film, “Friendly Persuasion.” “It has fun,” says the … Continue reading

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Today in History

5/4/83 President Reagan observes that nuclear weapons “can’t help but have an effect on the population as a whole.” This is my way of letting you know that I left a Noonan paid my respects at the Reagan Ranch Center … Continue reading

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The Feast of Saint Ronnie

One hundred years ago today, Sweet Baby Jeebus appeared to President Howard Taft and said to him, Pull my finger. Out pooped little Ronnie Reagan, and the rest was history. Today we gather to honor the memory, the legacy, the … Continue reading

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Whet your Reagan appetites

11-29-81 Social secretary Muffie Brandon reveals that the White House is experiencing a “terrible tablecloth crisis.” “One set of tablecloths, to my complete and utter horror, went out to the dry cleaner and shrunk.” 11-30-81 “I don’t think that we … Continue reading

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