By: Pat Austin SHREVEPORT – In a move that should be a surprise to no one at this point, the Orpheum Theater in Memphis has pulled the 1939 film, Gone with the Wind, from its annual summer screening after 34 years, citing complaints from offended citizens. In a statement to the New York Times: Brett … Continue reading Report from Louisiana: When do the Book Burnings Begin?
I'd like to say I was shocked at this story at real clear politics: In an interview with NBC's Chuck Todd, Attorney General Loretta Lynch says that on Monday, the FBI will release edited transcripts of the 911 calls made by the Orlando nightclub shooter to the police during his rampage. "What we're not going … Continue reading AG Lynch Donald Trump and the National Press Club. a Question
By: Pat Austincen SHREVEPORT – I wrote in this space a few weeks ago about the controversy surrounding the removal of four Confederate monuments in New Orleans. To recap briefly, Mayor Mitch Landrieu (brother of “Katrina Mary” Landrieu) has organized the removal of monuments commemorating P.G.T. Beauregard, Robert E. Lee, Jefferson Davis, and Liberty Monument. … Continue reading Report From Louisiana: Update on the Confederate Monument Removal Controversy
By: Pat Austin SHREVEPORT -- History will remember us as the generation that was offended by everything. Where will it end? A couple of news stories caught my eye this week: the first was that the Sons of Confederate Veterans are filing suit against the City of Natchitoches after being forbidden to march in their … Continue reading Our Offended Culture
Tomorrow on DaTechGuy on DaRadio's Pre CPAC edition we're talking Free Speech. During the first hour we will talk to Pam Geller of Atlas Shrugs. We'll talk the CPAC lockout and the attempts to silence her and Robert Spencer. In the second hour we will have a bit of a potpourri on the subject, we'll … Continue reading DaTechGuy on DaRadio Sat Noon EST with Pam Geller Free Speech Edition
There are certain movies that is you have cable are constantly on the set, the most common one that comes to mind is Harrison Ford's the Fugitive but a close second is the action comedy True Lies from 1994 featuring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jamie Lee Curtis and Tom Arnold with a supporting cast that includes a … Continue reading The lighter side of dhimmitude: True Lies and the TV-MA rating
As you might recall Morning Joe went so over the top at the start of Friday's show than I turned it off and watched the stooges all morning. When the Eric Fuller statement came out and the left jumped all over it I was sure he would be the lead story on Monday, that was … Continue reading Morning Joe: “Eric Fuller? Fuller? Is he the guy who sells brushes?”
I seem to recall a time when people who were considered "liberal" absolutely rushed to buy banned books and music to support artists repressed by uptight adults who didn't get it. Who ever thought that would be Canada: The Dire Straits song “Money for Nothing” was ruled by the Canadian Broadcast Standards Council to be … Continue reading I wonder how many copies of Money for Nothing were sold off iTunes yesterday?