Author Archives: Scott Alfter

H.L. Mencken on today’s events

“As democracy is perfected, the office of the president represents, more and more closely, the inner soul of the people. We move toward a lofty ideal. On some great and glorious day, the plain folks of the land will reach their heart’s desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.”

This is a test

Let’s see if we can embed a video from Rumble. This is a 3D-printer speed test originally posted to YouTube a couple of years ago:

AOC’s mouth is writing checks her smooth brain can’t cash

Since antiquity, military commanders leading expeditions have burned their boats so nobody would be tempted to desert the battles ahead and head for the safety of home.  Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, by calling for lists of Trump-supporters to be compiled, has in effect burned the boats for those Republicans tempted to concede the presidential election and pledge their support to Biden so that the media and Democrats (they imagine) will be kind to them.