Author Archives: Kire Schneider

About Kire Schneider

Blogs primarily about current affairs and history. But also blogs about sports, Hollywood and Hollywood history.

Anders Jacobson: George Carlin- On Some Cultural Issues

Source: The New Democrat I like George Carlin’s point about motivation because it would be one thing if you had someone advising to do the right thing because of these reasons and they know what they’re talking about because they … Continue reading

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Carlin Fan: George Carlin- Dumb Slogans

Source: The New Democrat I get George Carlin’s point about ethnic or national pride that we shouldn’t look at them as being accomplishments even though I’m sure that there are some Anglo-Saxon ( people of English ethnicity ) families in … Continue reading

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Politics and Prose: Caitlin Moran- ‘How To Be Famous’

Source: The New Democrat I’ll be honest with you for at least a second, ( before I go back to making an ass out of myself ) I haven’t actually read this book. I haven’t even heard of Caitlin Moran … Continue reading

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Foreign Policy Magazine: Opinion- Jeremy Shapird: ‘Donald Trump Is Coming Off As Vladimir Putin’s Poodle, But That Actually Undermines Russia’s Ultimate Goal: Vladimir Took His Poodle Donald Out For a Walk

Source: Foreign Policy Magazine: Opinion- Jeremy Shapird: ‘Donald Trump Is Coming Off as Vladimir Putin’s Poodle, But That Undermines Russia’s Ultimate Goal’ I don’t like talking about the President of the United States like this, simply because it makes America my … Continue reading

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The Blaze: Glenn Beck- ‘Socialism is Diet Communism’

Source: The New Democrat Just on a personal not first and then I’ll get into what Glenn Beck said about socialism, but doesn’t Glenn Beck look like one of those Pac-12 college professors who who is always wearing a suede … Continue reading

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Contra Corner: David Stockman- ‘Today’s Pathetic GOP: Talks Like Barry Goldwater, Spends Like LBJ’

Source: The New Democrat David Stockman’s line about today’s GOP talking like Barry Goldwater, but spending like Lyndon Johnson, reminds me of Max Boot’s line from his column in The Washington Post yesterday, where he said the Republican Party use … Continue reading

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Marcia Clark Investigates: The First 48- The Billionaire Boys Club

Source: The New Democrat I don’t want to compare the Billionaire Boys Club to the Hollywood Rat Pack or even the Hollywood Brat Pack, because the two Hollywood entertainment groups were actually talented and have real accomplishments on their resumes. Also, … Continue reading

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