Add a Facebook Comment

Related Articles

19 users responded in this post

Subscribe to this post comment rss or trackback url
User Gravatar
Amanda said in June 5th, 2008 at 6:02 pm

I know, right.

User Gravatar
Hilly said in June 5th, 2008 at 6:43 pm

Disclaimer > Post.

Niiiiice ;)

Hillys last blog post..Song For The Dumped….

User Gravatar
whall said in June 5th, 2008 at 6:49 pm

I agree.

whalls last blog post..Creative Pickup lines / attempts

User Gravatar
Epiphany said in June 5th, 2008 at 7:00 pm

I vehemently disagree, and find your political post offensive to my personal ideals in every way possible. Also, I don’t think you’re very smart.

…that’s the right comment on a political post, right? :) Disagreement and/or insulting the person’s intelligence? At least that seems to be the generally accepted format.

Epiphanys last blog post..Ghost Story

User Gravatar
Dave2 said in June 5th, 2008 at 7:17 pm

If you are going to continue with these inflammatory posts filled with outlandish speculation, I’m afraid I just can’t read your blog anymore…

Dave2s last blog post..Polite

User Gravatar
othurme said in June 5th, 2008 at 7:30 pm

This this blog is going to get all serious on me, I’m out of here.

othurmes last blog post..Mr. N. Abler…your table is ready.

User Gravatar
NYCWD said in June 5th, 2008 at 8:42 pm

Imagine.

NYCWDs last blog post..How Do You Spell Wookie?

User Gravatar
Miss Britt said in June 5th, 2008 at 8:55 pm

Next time around now you can just say <> and link to this post.

OMG. You are BRILLIANT!

Miss Britts last blog post..How To Win Friends And Influence People On The Internet

User Gravatar
Karl said in June 5th, 2008 at 9:45 pm

Dude, you got me all worked up…for THAT?

User Gravatar
katherine. said in June 5th, 2008 at 9:49 pm

the first one is free…

katherine.s last blog post..Dona Nobis Pacem

User Gravatar
Winter said in June 6th, 2008 at 1:20 am

I like a succinct political post. Too bad the politicians can’t take a leaf outta your book.

Winters last blog post..The Vampire Show

User Gravatar
Penelope said in June 6th, 2008 at 3:25 am

I almost zoned out half way through the disclaimer, (sorry it was 6.30am!) but I’m so glad I read to the end. I feel truly educated now – thank you ;o)

Penelopes last blog post..How was your day?

User Gravatar
Avitable said in June 6th, 2008 at 3:14 pm

I think you’d give the political pundits on CNN a run for their money.

Avitables last blog post..Fuck you, you fucking fuckers

User Gravatar
ms benefit said in June 6th, 2008 at 8:53 pm

allow me my moment…

history has always shown that, in the u.s., black men gain power before women (black or white).

however, history shows it’s usually *right* before…

User Gravatar

[...] Many don’t like the political speak.  Some live off of it.  No matter which camp you’re in, you’ll likely enjoy Shiny’s Takeout’s Political Corner: November Reign.  [...]

User Gravatar
shiny said in June 8th, 2008 at 4:13 pm

Amanda: Yeah! For real!

Hilly: Thanks for explaining it for the rest of us. :)

whall: Oh — and you would agree… (by the way — thanks for the link!)

Epiphany: I think you’ve got it. :) The blogging community from which I came had quite a few folks who were very passionate about their opinions — and made it abundantly clear that anyone who diverged from said opinions had something wrong with them.

Dave2: I learned it on FOX News — so it must be true. :)

othurme: I beg to differ. I intentionally used the word vacuum in my disclaimer to make it light-hearted and familiar to the hot, sexy vacuuming crowd. Write for your audience…

NYCWD: Crazy, no? (And thank you, sir, for snacking on me on a Sunday.)

Miss Britt: I’m as much brilliant as you are noble. :)

Karl: Ah, yes. The politi-blogging equivalent of blueballs. Enjoy!

katherine: So true. Wait ’til I think of my second one!

Winter: Agreed. Succinct is key. Take a look at FDR who said, with brevity in mind, The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. And sharks.

Penelope: My pleasure! Welcome to the American political system…

Avitable: Things have been shit at CNN since Soledad O’Brien started wearing higher cut tops. Yawnfest…

Ms. Benefit: If this were correct, we’d see a Black man win the Indy 500 already. Explain THAT! :)

User Gravatar
martymankins said in June 8th, 2008 at 6:12 pm

Wayne is right. Your post is the best. I like the part where you outline each position and where your stance is… oh wait, that’s another post…

Seriously, I read the intro and got all built up and found the end result still satisfying. Clever, you shiny person, you.

martymankinss last blog post..I’m A Liberal

User Gravatar
Brandon said in June 9th, 2008 at 6:46 pm

JCPenney, eh?

Brandons last blog post..The Drive Home

User Gravatar
Stuff you don’t want to MISC, #66 | The blog of whall said in February 1st, 2009 at 12:14 pm

[...] you, this Shiny guy is really funny.  I still laugh out loud when I think about the time I read his political post.  It was the most brilliant thing I read that [...]

Leave A Reply

 Username (Required)

 Email Address (Remains Private)

 Website (Optional)

CommentLuv badge