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The Ziegfeld’s Last Picture Show

The Ziegfeld’s Last Picture Show

    By Joel Schlosberg The Ziegfeld, New York City’s most elaborate movie theater, shut its doors after final screenings of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on January 28. Its sumptuous decor in the tradition of early-1900s movie palaces made it the go-to place for premieres. A throwback even when it opened in 1969, let […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Two Corinthians

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Two Corinthians

  The Donald is reaching out to Christians with Bible quotes. In a speech at Liberty University he quoted St. Paul’s second letter to the Corinthians. He called it “Two Corinthians”. The Pharisees of the press were quick to jump on this proclaiming the proper usage is “Second Corinthians”.   Editor’s note: Chip is a […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: We’re All Getting Schlonged

Cartoonist Chip Bok: We’re All Getting Schlonged

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com Last week Hillary accused The Donald of inspiring recruiting videos for terrorists. Strange she would go the video sponsored terrorism route again. Anyway, no such evidence was produced. Schlonged Later in the week Trump said Hillary was schlonged by Obama in the 2008 election. Hillary was outraged. Trump insisted schlonged is not […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Trump Triad

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Trump Triad

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com The Donald may not know much about the nuclear triad but he’s created his own Trump triad for dealing with ISIS. He wants to ban immigration for Muslims, close the internet for ISIS, and take out terrorist families. Trump Triad For his part, fellow Republican front runner Ted Cruz channeled his inner Curtis LeMay […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Turkey Pardon

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Turkey Pardon

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com Intelligence bosses haven’t been talking turkey when it comes to ISIS. The Pentagon Inspector General has been investigating Central Command on the suspicion it doctored intelligence to tell the president what he wanted to hear about ISIS. Now The Daily Beast says CENTCOM officials are interfering with the investigation by hiding information. Those […]

Paris: No Grave Too Warm for the Political Class to Dance On

Paris: No Grave Too Warm for the Political Class to Dance On

    By Thomas L. Knapp For a columnist or pundit, there’s no greater temptation than to get something written — Quick! Now! — about the latest, greatest, deadliest catastrophe. After all, if it bleeds it leads. I felt that urge the night of the Paris terror attacks. For once, I resisted. I wanted more […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: What Obama’s Not Interested in Doing

Cartoonist Chip Bok: What Obama’s Not Interested in Doing

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com French President Hollande pronounced France at war and promised to destroy ISIS/ISIL. At a press conference today President Obama could barely be bothered to answer questions about his ISIS strategy. He seemed sedated. There was plenty of his customary “what we’re not going to do” line of lecturing. As in, “What I’m not […]

Anger’s Outfall

Anger’s Outfall

  . By Phil Erwin I was engaging in a bit of “finger-debate” (via e-mail) with a couple of politically-savvy folk who were – Pardon! – letting their anger-slip show. The topic was nominally the state of the Republican Primary field, and of those in it; but the real undercurrent of the discussion, I realized, […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Really Cool Things

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Really Cool Things

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com     Politico says, “Jeb Bush has had it with you.” Maureen Dowd thinks that Trump has gotten into his head”. A while back, Jeb griped “I’ve got a lot of really cool things I could do other than sit around, being miserable…” Dowd says, “we all know he doesn’t.”   Editor’s note: […]

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Speaker Ryan

Cartoonist Chip Bok: Speaker Ryan

By Chip Bok Bokbluster.com     Paul Ryan has agreed to serve as Speaker of the House. On his terms. If all goes well he’ll be elected Friday. Update: Paul Ryan says the secret $80 billion spending increase “stinks”. Freedom Caucus takes him at his word and will support him for Speaker.  Ryan  will benefit from […]

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