Entries by Betty Cracker

Funny Stuff (Open Thread)

Buzzfeed had a “funniest pictures on the internet” post yesterday, and while several were laugh-out-loud funny (including a gross photo of a dog that puked at the exact moment its owner snapped a selfie), this one struck me as particularly hilarious: Gotta admit it’s an elegant solution to the problem of the lost Barbie head! […]

The Two Kellys

May the NYT burn in hell for all eternity for their election coverage. That said, they published a good editorial yesterday on Secretary Kelly of DHS, asking where the sensible man who gave sane and occasionally compassionate answers during his cabinet confirmation has gone now that he’s making policy. I think we know what happened […]

The Squire of Poopville

So hubby and I were watching the original Star Trek series, first season, and there was an episode where Kirk and Sulu got captured by an alien being who manifested as a pompous braggart in a rococo lair. The annoying douchecanoe alien was lecherous toward female crew who beamed down and got into silly pissing […]

President Obama’s Response

President Obama’s spokesman, Kevin Lewis, issued the following response to Trump’s accusation (via Buzzfeed): A cardinal rule of the Obama Administration was that no White House official ever interfered with any independent investigation led by the Department of Justice. As part of that practice, neither President Obama nor any White House official ever ordered surveillance […]

The Wire

It looks like a Breitbart article published yesterday is what set off Trump’s unhinged Twitter rant this morning, in which he accused President Obama of orchestrating a “Nixon/Watergate” plot to tap phones at Trump Tower prior to the election. The Breitbart article alleges the Obama admin used “police state” tactics to monitor the Trump campaign, […]