The Long Trip Home – Happy Thanksgiving

If you are like 30 million other Americans you are likely on your way to visit family at some distance greater than 50 miles from where you call home. For me the distance is roughly 250 miles or three quarters of a tank of gas and a one miserable parking lot on the Washington beltway. Sadly, this holiday...

A “Comments From Left Field” Thanksgiving

The New York Times  did me the service of posting a story on a new and easier way to carve the turkey.  Tucked into the story was this juicy tidbit that likely reflects what kind of Thanksgiving one could expect at a CFLF writer’s home: “One year the turkey took a long time to cook and I went to carve...

The RWNM: Lost in the High Weeds of War Metaphors

The wingnutosphere is at it again. Malkin has discovered the seeds of the next Islamofascist attack on Christian/American culture: Thanksgiving. Well, O’Reilly has The War on Christmas patented, so she, as one of the Right’s leading Culture Warriors, needed to find her own. No doubt Sean Hannity...