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Lawrence Welk is Wunnerful

Lawrence Welk was the biggest and best square America ever had. Today (03.10.15) is the 112th anniversary of his birth to sodbusters in Strasburg, North Dakota. By Don Surber – Cross-posted at AskMarion –> The reruns of the Welk shows … Continue reading

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Our Weasel Of The Week Nominees!

It’s time once again for the Watcher’s Council’s ‘Weasel Of The Week’ nominations, where we pick our choices to compete for the award of the famed Golden Weasel to a public figure who particularly deserves to be slimed and mocked … Continue reading

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"Irrelevant" Sarah Palin Steals the Headlines at SNL’s 40th Anniversary Bash

Governor Palin showed up on the red carpet for the SNL’s 40th Anniversary Bash with Alec Baldwin and his wife Hilaria in tow. And who better to open NBC’s SNL 40th anniversary red carpet special than Sarah Palin and Alec … Continue reading

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Our Weasel Of The Week!! 01.25.15

Weasel Of The Week Fanfare, everyone!It’s time to present this week’s statuette of shame, The Golden Weasel!! Every Tuesday, the Council nominates some of the slimiest, most despicable characters in public life for some deed of evil, cowardice or corruption … Continue reading

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Forum: Will You Watch The Super Bowl? Why Or Why Not?

Every week on Monday morning , the Council and our invited guests weigh in at The Council Forum, short takes on a major issue of the day, the culture, or daily living. This week’s question:Will You Watch The Super Bowl? … Continue reading

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“American Sniper” — a Rorschach test separating the wheat from the chaff… and as usual the Oscars missed the mark

Marion Algier – AskMarion  –  Updated 2/23/15 after the 87th Oscars There were some amazing movies made this past year… but as usual, the liberals in Hollywood seemed to miss the mark at the Oscars.  American Sniper made as much … Continue reading

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American Sniper… Hollywood and Sharpton (Updated)

Every American should see ‘American Sniper’ and it appears that they are!!  The film has broken the all box office records for films released in January; the biggest January release in history. For an rated R film, the movie was … Continue reading

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