Pabst Brewing Co. owner considering purchase of Hostess?


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Twitchy 11/16/2012

Bloomberg is reporting tonight that C. Dean Metropoulos & Co., an Irving, Texas private equity firm that owns Pabst Brewing Co., has expressed an interest in purchasing Hostess, which today announced plans […]

Earthquake rumblings in Rhode Island Senate race — Sheldon Whitehouse down to single digit lead

William A. Jacobson Legal Insurrection 10/22/2012

I have been following the Senate race in my home State of Rhode Island and Providence Plantations since last December, when I asked you to meet Barry Hinckley, the guy who can take down Sheldon Whitehouse.

I wrote at the time: ”The Senate seat in Rhode Island could be […]

Glenn Beck teams with artists, musicians to deliver inspiring speech at FreePAC Florida 10/19/2012

Glenn’s speech begins at the 51 minute mark:


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Read about the event, which includes a presentation of photos by George Lang, at

As announced at FreePac, Atlas Shrugged Part 1 is showing on Watch it at the link, and then go out to see […]

It’s Time To Kill The ‘Robin Hood’ Myth

Yaron Brook and Don Watkins Opinions 5/6/2011

If you were to judge by the rhetoric, you might think that Paul Ryan’s plan for reducing the federal deficit slashed the government’s budget by 90%, and funded the killing of kittens to boot. E.J. Dionne, for instance, calls it “radical,” “irresponsible,” and “extreme,” and asks, is […]

‘Atlas Shrugged’ Earns $1.7 Million at Weekend Box Office

Anthony Kaufman Speakeasy The Wall Street Journal 4/17/2011

Did conservatives make “Atlas Shrugged – Part 1,” a low-budget adaptation of Ayn Rand’s famous 1957 novel, a box office hit? While the film’s opening weekend sales didn’t reach blockbuster levels, earning $1.7 million from about 300 theaters, the film’s backers are enthusiastic about the results.

“We’re […]

‘Atlas Shrugged, Part 1’

15 April 2011

At sisu, Sissy Willis reviewed the film:

…We loved the movie — riveting, glamorous, great performances by non-celebrity actors (what a relief it is not to be distracted by knowing the performers’ political views), shot in a smoky and sensually-charged style reminiscent of our fave futuristic flick, “Bladerunner.” Production values to […]