Goodness knows libertarians have had countless differences with Sen. John McCain, on domestic and foreign policy. We could have no disagreement, however, with his condemnation of the CIA’s use of torture for interrogation of America’s enemies. More ABC US news | ABC World News Via Daily Adams.
Via Rodgers shines, defense steps up in 26-21 win over Patriots @ JS Packers Blog.
Via Obama Ferguson Split Screen @ FREEDOM EDEN.
Via Three takes from triple OT thriller in Brooklyn @ JS Bucks Blog.
Via Packers hammer Philadelphia in all-around effort, 53-20 @ JS Packers Blog.
Enbridge – – a pipeline company with a grim record of breaks and spills in Wisconsin and across the nation – – continues to face grassroots and governmental opposition to pipeline expansion across our state despite the politicized regulatory pass announced by Gov Walker’s pollution-tolerant DNR. Via Wisconsinites continue oil pipeline opposition @ The Political…
Via Live box score: Wisconsin vs. Purdue @ JS Badgers Blog.
Via Final: Bucks 93, Grizzlies 92 @ JS Bucks Blog.
Combined with the trade with Toronto on Saturday for first baseman Adam Lind, the infield corners are set, with the rest of their lineup expected to return intact. Via Aramis Ramirez accepts $14 million mutual option @ JS Brewers Blog.
Via Badgers return to top 25 polls @ JS Badgers Blog.
Democrats can not run from their successes and act cowered by their opposition and then ask to be elected as leaders. In regards to President Obama my party needs to learn to dance with the one that brought you to the gala. With the auto industry back on its feet, our budget deficit moving in…
In fact, the entirety of Walker’s tenure — the supposed “Wisconsin Comeback” — is a slower pace than the Doyle year of recovery. In Gov. Jim Doyle’s last year in office, Wisconsin grew jobs at a rate of about 2,805 jobs per month. In the 45 months since he’s taken office, Wisconsin under Scott Walker’s…
Via Frank Kaminsky named Big Ten preseason player of the year @ JS Badgers Blog.
Bucks coach Jason Kidd said after Monday’s practice he plans to start the 6-foot-11 Antetokounmpo at point guard in Tuesday’s preseason game at Cleveland. Via Kidd opts for big lineup to open against Cavs; Giannis at PG @ JS Bucks Blog.
[I]t has been exactly 4.5 years – – or fifty-four months – – since the Waukesha Common Council approved an application for a diversion of water from Lake Michigan. And in those fifty-four months have come and gone two Waukesha mayors, at least a million dollars in consulting and legal fees, and Lord knows how…
Via Did You Hear About Brad Schimel’s No Good, Totally Rotten, Couldn’t Possibly Get Worse Week? @ Cognitive Dissidence.
Those home-school kids often reside in “neighborhoods,” Father, where there are OTHER children with whom they bike, play pickup basketball, go sledding, or wander into the store to purchase candy. Those home-school kids often participate in Boy/Girl Scouts, non-school-related athletics, (it’s called Land O’ Lakes) and as a consequence meet and deal with adults who…
Via Ron Roenicke assesses his job, what went wrong with Brewers @ JS Brewers Blog.
Via Bucks schedule Fan Fest for Oct. 4 @ JS Bucks Blog.
Via Brewers playoff odds under 2 percent @ JS Brewers Blog.
Yesterday the “gold standard” quarterly BLS numbers came out and confirmed Burke’s contention that Wisconsin was dead last in jobs since Walker took office. And today, the latest monthly BLS numbers are out and show Wisconsin is in a three way tie for fourth place and below the midwest average. I’d stick with gold standard,…
Via Why is Van Wanggaard afraid of Randy Bryce? @ Blogging Blue.
Via Walker ad seems to claim mystery stadium is Lambeau Field @ JS No Quarter Blog.
Via Crosby’s 55 yarder longest ever by a Packer in Lambeau @ JS Packers Blog.
Via Around the NFL: Bears beat 49ers; Vikings, Lions, Seahawks lose; Browns upset Saints @ JS Packers Blog.
Via Is UW-Milwaukee Panther Arena a possible new arena site? @ JS Business of Sports Blog.
Then, minutes later [Judge] Easterbrook asked: “Let me tell you what the problem is. If what your client has done is simply not illegal under Wisconsin law at all, why should a federal court issue a [federal] constitutionally based injunction?” Via Reversal Is Likely of Judge Randa’s Ruling on John Doe Probe @ MAL Contends…
Via Meanwhile in St. Louis….@ Blogging Blue.
Via Badgers at No. 14 in AP preseason poll; LSU at No. 13 @ JS Badgers Blog.
Emoji Among Us: The Documentary from Dissolve on Vimeo. Via Daily Adams.
[It’s a pending federal lawsuit that will overturn the marriage ban – ed.] Via State high court rejects challenge to same-sex marriage ban @ JS Proof and Hearsay Blog.
Via Mary Burke, underdog millionaire @ WisconsinWatch.org.
Survey says Aaron Rodgers is the fourth-highest paid athlete in the world @ JS SportsDay Blog.
Nekokaigi, a small cat café in Kyoto. Via Wikipedia. Here they come: A new breed of coffee shop is sweeping west across the globe from Japan, where the hottest place for animal lovers to take their tea is inside a cat café. The first Japanese restaurant to provide its customers with a roomful of feline…
Via Group targets UW-Madison, Harvard, UNC over admissions practices @ JS Proof and Hearsay Blog.
Via Wisconsin plays its way on to the regional cover of Sports Illustrated @ JS SportsDay Blog.