Andrew Johnson

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2014

    In Bundy Ranch's War Against the U.S., Rightbloggers Pick Guess Which Side

    This weekend a scofflaw gathered some gunmen and drove off some federal agents who were trying to confiscate his property. Rightbloggers approved for several reasons. For one, the scofflaw is a rancher, just like Ronald Reagan; for another, there is an environmental angle, which always makes them ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2011

    Eat Like Our Country's Forefathers This Weekend at These Presidentially Themed Restaurants

    blufftonpubliclibrary.orgThis weekend, eat like a king. Er, we mean president.​ Presidents' Day is just around the corner, and for most of us that means a long weekend. What better way to celebrate a day off than at a restaurant named after one of our country's great forefathers? OK, so not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2009

    Quick Hits

    Bartender Leo Cook of Bloomington, Indiana has won T.G.I. Friday's Utimate Beverage competition with his "Vanilla Lemon Ice," which will be served at Friday's restaurants starting today. The drink comprises Smirnoff Vanilla Vodka, triple sec, lemonade and Sprite. Bring the kids! A young Harlem moth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2008

    Bush Pardon Take-Back Has Precedent, Say Smart People

    President Bush's revocation of his own pardon of Isaac R. Toussie, discussed here earlier, has come under blogger review. A pardon law blog called Pardon Power -- we live in an age of wonders -- cites the precedent of Ulysses S. Grant's revocation of two pardons issued by departing President Andrew ... More >>

  • News

    July 22, 2003

    Unimpeachable Sources

    Congress: Low Friends in High Places

  • News

    April 27, 1999

    History at Its Source

    'Nice Jewish Ladies Rampaged Through the City'

  • News

    January 5, 1999

    Anti-Rebel Yell

    Wingers nail Veep

  • News

    December 22, 1998

    Civil War

    Impeachment Hawks Eye Death of New Deal