Entries by Betty Cracker

¡Jeb! Bush Officially Announces His Candidacy (Yawn)

Team ¡Heb! must read Balloon Juice; they’ve incorporated the inverted exclamation mark for his Big Announcement Event, which is taking place right now [CSPAN live stream*]: So how is the Tampa Bay area’s wingnut daily, The Tampa Tribune, covering the event online? It’s not even above the fold, at least not at this moment. The […]


British spying operations have allegedly been disrupted because the Russians and Chinese cracked codes contained in documents leaked by Edward Snowden:  LONDON (Reuters) – Britain has pulled out agents from live operations in “hostile countries” after Russia and China cracked top-secret information contained in files leaked by former U.S. National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden, […]

Late Night Open Thread

This is the funniest reaction I’ve seen so far to the fake black lady incident:  I saw the Mad Max reboot today. Jaysus, it was dreadful. Zero character development. Insipid plot. Grunts and screams excluded, the dialog would fit on half a page. I have no idea why the critics are all gaga over it.

Stanley Cup Open Thread

Let’s go Bolts!  The best-of-seven final is knotted at 2-2. Big Ben Bishop is back in front of the net for Tampa Bay after missing a game with a mysterious injury.  Will that make a difference as the two teams fight for the advantage in game five? We shall see!