Daily Archives: February 22, 2014
Writing in the Wall Street Journal, Sohrab Ahmari notes that Kennedy is busy airing TV ads heralding Maduro for providing cheap subsidized fuel to the poor in the Bay Area, provided to Kennedy’s corporation, Citizens Energy. “The cold can overwhelm even the toughest among us,” the ad states, “and the heating bills keep piling on.” Then Mr. Kennedy himself appears on screen, and says: “The people of Venzuela and President Maduro are once again…the only country to answer our call to provide heating assistance to the poor.” Given that Kennedy makes this statement precisely at the moment when demonstrators are being shot and the opposition leader jailed, Mr. Ahmari writes that Kennedy now has the distinction of being the most prominent “useful idiot” singing the praises of Maduro’s crumbling regime. I would modify that statement. The regime’s failings are so transparent that to praise it, as does Joseph Kennedy II, proves that he is actually simply an idiot, and hardly useful to anyone.
Sean Penn has at least shown the intelligence to shut up as this unfolds, but how long can he keep his silence, in view of his long, long record of supporting Chavez and Maduro and Castro and Che and …
Ms. McCarthy, nine term congresswoman and a life-time smoker is dying of lung cancer (she’s also suing bankrupt asbestos manufacturers for causing her disease – go figure), and devoted her entire tenure in Washington seeking to impose strict gun control laws of her fellow citizens. I was curious about the respective hazards of the evil she fought vs. the evil she indulged in, and came up with these statistics for just the U.S., courtesy of the CDC:
All morality will disappear and fights will break out all over the world, signalling the beginning of the end.
The wolf Skoll will devour the sun, and his brother Hati will eat the moon, causing stars to vanish from the sky and the Earth to be thrown into eternal darkness.
Norse mythology experts have calculated that Vikings believed this will take place on February 22, 2014.
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There will be huge earthquakes, the sea will rear up and the soil and the sky will be stained with poison.
The sound of the horn is supposed to call the sons of Odin to the battlefield, where Odin will ultimately be killed.
After his death, the Earth is foretold to sink into the sea, paving the way for a new utopian world with endless supplies.
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