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The Council Has Spoken!! Watcher’s Council Results

The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. “Too much of what is called ‘education’ is little more than an expensive isolation from reality.” – Thomas Sowell “Academia is to knowledge what prostitution is to love; close enough on the surface but, […]

Our Weasel Of The Week!!

Every Tuesday, the Council nominates some of the slimiest, most despicable characters in public life for some deed of evil, cowardice or corruption they’ve performed. Then we vote to single out one particular Weasel for special mention, to whom we award the statuette of shame, our special, 100% plastic Golden Weasel. This week’s nominees were […]

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Watcher’s Council Nominations – Temper Tantrum Edition

Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by themselves and one written by someone from outside the group for consideration by the whole […]

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Va State Senate Candidate Vince Haley Proposes Elimination of State Income Tax

This announcement has made some headlines. Vince Haley is running for the Virginia 12th District Senate seat being vacated by the retiring Walter Stosch. It is a bit ironic that Haley is running for the seat from which Stosch pushed so many tax hikes it is hard to remember or tally them up on a […]

INGRESS: Coming to a TV Near You?

March 27, 2015

Last July I wrote a review of Google’s live mobile-gaming creation, Ingress. I wrote the article after playing the game for less than a week. I admit, I haven’t stopped. It’s simply too much fun. Clearly, I’m not alone. The global popularity of INGRESS has led GOOGLE to consider turning the back story of the […]

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Can Republicans Nominate a Conservative Candidate? I Don’t Know.

March 27, 2015

I don’t understand the Republican constituency. Sometimes I think I do, because I converse with you and I read your articles, your facebook posts, and laugh at the memes and the cartoons posted on your pages. I read articles written by Republicans and published in national newspapers. I listen to talk radio, yet I do […]

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No Tears for the Christians

March 27, 2015

As we watch the Egyptians, Jordanians, and Saudis defy the American and Iranian regimes in the Near East, and as we witness the bloodiest age of a barbaric civil war between Sunni and Shi’ite caliphates, and even as we stand dumbfounded before a resurgence of  antisemitism spreading like wildfire across Europe and the United States, […]

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The Council Has Spoken!! Watcher’s Council Results

March 27, 2015

The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. “Too much of what is called ‘education’ is little more than an expensive isolation from reality.” – Thomas Sowell “Academia is to knowledge what prostitution is to love; close enough on the surface but, […]

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Dave Brat (Budget Committee member) on the passage of House budget

March 26, 2015

WASHINGTON, DC (March 26, 2015) – Following is a statement from House Budget Committee member Rep. Dave Brat on the passage of the House budget: “The House passed a budget that takes aim at fixing some of the greatest threats facing our nation – Washington’s habit of spending more than it takes in each year, […]

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Our Weasel Of The Week!!

March 26, 2015

Every Tuesday, the Council nominates some of the slimiest, most despicable characters in public life for some deed of evil, cowardice or corruption they’ve performed. Then we vote to single out one particular Weasel for special mention, to whom we award the statuette of shame, our special, 100% plastic Golden Weasel. This week’s nominees were […]

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FOUR important ENDORSEMENTS for BILL JANIS for VA SENATE!

March 25, 2015

Now that the Tenth Senate race is settled, attention will now turn to the Twelfth:  That race will heat up as money and workers from the Tenth move to the Twelfth.  (There is also a contested GOP primary in the district held by incumbent Senator Martin.  I saw signs for both Martin and Amanda Chase, […]

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Watcher’s Council Nominations – Temper Tantrum Edition

March 25, 2015

Welcome to the Watcher’s Council, a blogging group consisting of some of the most incisive blogs in the ‘sphere, and the longest running group of its kind in existence. Every week, the members nominate two posts each, one written by themselves and one written by someone from outside the group for consideration by the whole […]

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Va State Senate Candidate Vince Haley Proposes Elimination of State Income Tax

March 24, 2015

This announcement has made some headlines. Vince Haley is running for the Virginia 12th District Senate seat being vacated by the retiring Walter Stosch. It is a bit ironic that Haley is running for the seat from which Stosch pushed so many tax hikes it is hard to remember or tally them up on a […]

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Virginia Right! Makes Newsmax’s Top 50 Conservative Blogs of 2015

March 24, 2015

In December, Virginia Right was named as one of “The 2014 Fabulous 50 Blog Award Winners #Fab50” which is quite an honor. Today we were named by Newsmax as one of Newsmax’s Top 50 Conservative Blogs of 2015. Newsmax wrote: Virginia Right!- As Newsmax’s Joe Schaffer reported last June, only “Tom White, editor of the […]

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Our Weasel Of The Week Nominees!!

March 24, 2015

It’s time once again for the Watcher’s Council’s ‘Weasel Of The Week’ nominations, where we pick our choices to compete for the award of the famed Golden Weasel to a public figure who particularly deserves to be slimed and mocked for his or her dastardly deeds during the week. Every Tuesday morning, tune in for […]

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SANDY PUBLISHED in the UKIP DAILY!

March 23, 2015

The readers of this blog have a right to be surprised to see Sandy Sanders at the UKIP Daily online newspaper.  Here is the article! It is an adaptation of this blog post.  The manifesto will be out shortly and my proposal is now to adopt that manifesto as a post card sized “Contract with […]

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Forum: Is America In Decline? Why Or Why Not?

March 23, 2015

Every week on Monday morning , the Council and our invited guests weigh in at the Watcher’s Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question: Is America In Decline? Why Or Why Not? Wolf Howling : It is beyond question that our nation is in […]

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Glen Beck Abandons Republican Party: Should We All Follow?

March 20, 2015

So, radio talk show host and Blaze TV mastermind, Glen Beck has abandoned the Republican Party, and who can blame him? I actually came across this article as I was preparing to write a separate essay on the hopeslessness of the GOP. However, as a longtime supporter of a 3rd party, I would caution conservatives […]

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The Council Has Spoken!! Our Watcher’s Council Results

March 20, 2015

The Council has spoken, the votes have been cast, and the results are in for this week’s Watcher’s Council match up. “”You see, it’s been our misfortune to have the wrong religion. Why didn’t we have the religion of the Japanese, who regard sacrifice for the Fatherland as the highest good? The Mohammedan religion too […]

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JOHN FEINSTEIN has the RIGHT IDEA; I MIGHT even AGREE with IT!

March 19, 2015

I regard sportswriter John Feinstein with the utmost of respect and some admiration.  Feinstein has written several books on sports-related topics.  Tuesday he called for a new source of persons for the NCAA selection committee – venerable, respected, retired coaches and true basketball persons like Bobby Cremins, Denny Crum, etc: Who should be on the […]

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GOP Primary Editorial Misses By a Mile

March 19, 2015

by Bob Shannon (Central Garage) The Editorial in last weeks edition of the Tidewater Review ( Washington Post ) had to have been written by one of the republican establishment folks hell bent on destroying the slowly growing influence by the last few remaining conservatives willing to roll up their sleeve’s and fight.Gillespie’s loss destroys this writers own thesis since […]

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Fresh & Local – Food Freedom Act: Wyoming Unleashes Artisan Foods by Bryant Osborn

March 19, 2015

Earlier this month, Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead signed into law the “Wyoming Food Freedom Act.” Under this first-in-the-nation law, direct-to-consumer food sales by farmers and other food producers cannot be subjected to any “licensure, permitting, certification, inspection, packaging, or labeling” requirements by state agencies. The bill’s sponsor, state Rep. Tyler Lindholm (R-District 1), calls it, […]

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Our Weasel Of The Week!!

March 19, 2015

Every Tuesday, the Council nominates some of the slimiest, most despicable characters in public life for some deed of evil, cowardice or corruption they’ve performed. Then we vote to single out one particular Weasel for special mention, to whom we award the statuette of shame, our special, 100% plastic Golden Weasel. This week’s nominees were […]

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Nothing is more conservative than a republican wanting to get their majority back. And nothing is more liberal than a republican WITH a majority.

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