Entries by Betty Cracker

Beauty on the Links (Open Thread)

I saw this shy gallinule (aka moorhen) hiding out on the edge of a pond at a golf course a while back: And here’s a snowy egret, spotted at a separate golf course: I hear the popularity of golf is plummeting, though the courses hereabouts seem to do a brisk business. Perhaps the shitgibbon’s fondness […]

Swamps, All the Way Down

Good lord, this Trump-Russia thing is not necessarily developing to the shitgibbon’s advantage, is it? Here are three current WaPo headlines: Trump administration sought to block Sally Yates from testifying to Congress on Russia Nunes admits meeting with source of Trump surveillance documents on White House grounds 23 people ask the Justice Department to launch […]

Designated Safe Space (Open Thread)

A familiar argument played out in comments under Doug’s “Trump Troubadour” post yesterday. It goes something like this: 1) Story shared about a knucklehead who voted for Trump who’s expressing regret after getting reamed by Trump’s policies. 2) Commenters express contempt for said knucklehead. 3) Other commenters scold contemptuous commenters, arguing that we need to […]