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The Refuterer: Margaret Thatcher Was Not Actually Ronald Reagan’s Secretary

ConservativeOutcry.net has our number, along with a new feature, “Wonkette Refuted,” responding to a “randomly chosen” article from Your Wonkette! The first victim? GOP To Ronald Reagan’s Secretary: Pay Those Taxes Harder! Unfortunately, this self-described “group of old men lamenting the destruction of the nation” seems to be unfamiliar with how the actual process of refuting is done. Since there are so many refutes in this very excellent and soundly argued article (2.5), we will simply never be able to address them all, and will have to mostly limit ourselves to their primary “refute” from Old Man Rooster, concerning the picture accompanying the article, as well as the “hover tag” (fancy internet speak, don’t worry about it): First, I think it should be noted that picture accompanying the piece is of Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher, not Reagan and his secretary as one is led to believe when hovering over it with a mouse. Can’t even get the picture right? Read more on The Refuterer: Margaret Thatcher Was Not Actually Ronald Reagan’s Secretary…
 

Scumbag Smithsonian Chief Resigns!

Smithsonian Secretary Lawrence M. Small is out just a month after his obscene expense reports showed up in the Washington Post — Small made off with $2 million in ridiculous “expense reimbursements” in his three short years on the job, including hundreds of thousands of dollars out of “petty cash.” Oh, and when the inspector general started investigating the outlandish expenses, he commanded her to lay off. She didn’t. Read more on Scumbag Smithsonian Chief Resigns!…