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van.mojo
Sekrit Dezzurt HedQuarters
Semi-Retired Professional Trouble Maker
Interests: Philosophy, Politics, History, Baseball, Basketball, Irish Music
Recent Activity
Epic scud! But help me out here... When/how did BigData become a tool of the leftist collective coming to steal all the white man's golfs? Were we drinking at the bar next door *again*? From this point forward, I move all of these meetings of the international leftist conspiracy be moved to the bar... I'm sick of missing these votes!
Toggle Commented yesterday on What's your damage Heather? at the mojowire
This started as a response to someone in their comment section, but started to run long, so I thought I would set it up here... Continue reading
Posted Jul 22, 2014 at the mojowire
Dear Movement Conservatives of the Gun Culture, Can we talk? I know, I know, any moment now Obama's blue beret-wearing UN Socialist/Muslim/Illuminati/One-World Sekrit Army is... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2014 at the mojowire
Look, I don't think you are a bad person per se... I don't know you anymore than you really know me, so don't take this... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2013 at the mojowire
“The existence of law is one thing; its merit and demerit another. Whether it be or be not is one enquiry; whether it be or... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2013 at the mojowire
Well, this was predictable... It really was only a matter of time in the current environment. It looks like the Obama Administration is going to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2013 at the mojowire
Special side wager for Provider S9: Provider Mojo bets 1000 quatloos that in the next five years, we see a coder go to jail for a long time just for *writing* software that resists decryption by the state.
I can't remember if this was in the original book or just the original BBC radio play script, but towards the end of "The Hitchhikers'... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2013 at the mojowire
The Wire is back up and live. There's a lot to talk about, and we'll be getting to it all soon enough here... The NSA,... Continue reading
Posted Jul 6, 2013 at the mojowire
This post was originally going to be some incredulous snark about The Senile Josey Wales and his rambling, pointless 12 minutes with an empty chair... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2012 at the mojowire
Reading a little of Charles Pierce's fine blog posts on his trip "up the river" to confront Colonel R-Money in Tampa this week, I have... Continue reading
Posted Aug 27, 2012 at the mojowire
Look, I was going to blog this out, but as usual Charles Pierce has not only said it best, but said it first... so the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2012 at the mojowire
So it's been a couple of days since this incident and I have been trying to figure out what I want to say about it.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 24, 2012 at the mojowire
The problem is that I think the tax arguement is most effective for people who don't have either a firm opinion or grasp on ACA. It is the easiest dance step the GOP knows "Democrats are raising your taxes!" And in this case it is nominally true for some 4 to 6 percent of population. To push back will be to have to explain the law, and that has been something of a failure for the past two years in a large macro-political sense.
During the past 24 hours or so as the Supremes decided to uphold the ACA (or RomneyCare as we like to call it in the... Continue reading
Posted Jun 29, 2012 at the mojowire
My fellow libs and Dems need to chill out over the self-serving hype surrounding Cory Booker's intellectually-crippled apologia for Bain Capital. At the end of... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2012 at the mojowire
Get thee hence to Jack Balkin's salt mine of legal wisdom: Balkinzation and read up on the latest in American democratic republic fail. From there... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2012 at the mojowire
Let's take another stab at a regular feature, shall we? Welcome to the weekly open thread: Vox Populi Saturday. Anything sticking in your craw? Horrible... Continue reading
Posted Jan 7, 2012 at the mojowire
So if you haven't heard the latest jobs data, we have reason for a little optimism: the WSJ reports this morning that the jobless rate... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2012 at the mojowire
Thank you for your well thought out and concise analysis Ed. You have again shown why it is that Britania rules the waves... mojo sends
Yeah, here is yet another whingy post about the neo-Stalinist right's war on plurality in America and why the crazy shit Santorum bloviates about AmericanValuesTM... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2012 at the mojowire
So... this is what Free Range Republicans on the campaign trail look like. After calling Mittens a lying, poll-driven traitorous, robotic, thug, AngryNewt went on... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2012 at the mojowire
With a belch of poisonous greasy black smoke and a horrific atonal organ blast that made birds drop dead out of the trees the GOP's... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2012 at the mojowire
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Jan 3, 2012