Good news, America: the Obama administration has achieved peace in Syria. That’s according to John Kirby, the Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Public Affairs and spokesperson at the US State Department, who issued a blog post filled with five-word summations of 2015. Here’s their summation of the Syrian crisis: “Bringing Peace, Security […]
How shall we remember 2015? Or shall we try to forget it? It is always hard to know when a turning point has been reached, and usually it is long afterwards before we recognize it. However, if 2015 has been a turning point, it may well have marked a turn in a downward direction for […]
(Paul Mirengoff) The Washington Post reports that, after nearly seven years of Barack Obama’s presidency, his native state still hasn’t named anything after him. I don’t count the Snowbama, a shaved ice concoction, though the name captures an important aspect of the president. According to Post reporters Greg Jaffe and Juliet Eilperin: Obama’s return to […]
The twelve days of Christmas in Christian theology is the period between Christmas Day on December 25 and the Epiphany on January 6. It also is a period celebrated in secular culture by a tedious holiday song that recounts gifts provided by one’s true love. Congressman Blake Farenthold of Texas offers a list of […]
(Paul Mirengoff) After seven years of perhaps the most disappointing presidency in American history, I thought the era of Obama worship was over. At a minimum, I thought we’d seen the last story about how badly Obama wants to unite the country. But no. In a strong last-minute entry for silliest news story of the […]
Liberals see racism and “micro-aggression” in EVERYTHING….and I mean everything. The petition to ban the song “White Christmas” reminded me of these memes I created years ago on this asinine topic. Originally posted at http://americanirony.us/11-meaningless-things-liberals-would-take-as-a-sign-of-racism/.
Recently, I have been in awe of just how short the memory is of the media and some Americans. Just look at what happened during and after Benghazi. It has become more and more clear that our government lied to us and let Americans die, and yet where is the outrage? Where is the cry […]
The Ryan-Obama omnibus bill that just passed Congress has Big-Government politicians in both parties rejoicing. It has a $1.1 trillion price tag and does nothing to reduce the gargantuan debt we are passing on to our children and grandchildren. Including entitlement obligations, that debt now exceeds a stupefying $200 trillion. The omnibus bill is over 2000 pages […]
In keeping with today’s Star Wars theme (as episode 7 opens today) here are a couple of Photoshops from years past with a previous blog. Originally posted at http://americanirony.us/even-obama-has-caught-star-wars-fever/.