Category Archives: Michigan

Last Man Standing

The History Channel Channel has a new show called Full Metal Jousting. It’s a reality show in which mounted crazy men try to unhorse each other with lances. Reminds me of the Republican Primary.

Dr Death Meets Grim Reaper

Movin’ On Up

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The census numbers are in and the population losers tend to be high tax and regulation states while winners are the opposite.  New York and Ohio lost 2 House seats each.   Texas gained 4.  Doesn’t prove anything, but here’s what Michael Barone has to say about it.

Lamb Chop


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Jennifer Granholm, the two term Canadian governor of Michigan, called former GM CEO Rick Wagoner a sacrificial lamb.  The Wall Street Journal, which never agrees with Granholm, agreed. But on the op-ed page Paul Ingrassia, a former Detroit bureau chief for the paper said the sacrifice was long overdue since the stock price had dropped from $70 to under $3 on Wagoner’s watch.  Actually it closed at $1.94 today, which is down from the $53.40 high of the Granholm reign.  Perhaps more sacrifice is in order.