Thanks for Stopping by.

Welcome to my little corner of the internet! This is my more creative space. I share Gorgeous Photos, Interesting Articles, Personal Commentary,  Art and Conservative Political Humor, I hope to engage you in ways that are different than those that you are accustomed to.    

Doug Knowles

Proud Member

Social Networks

This Week in Political Cartoons

Blog Highlights

Why a SCOTUS justice did an about face on free speech

How did Oliver Wendell Holmes in less than a year switch from saying arguing against the draft — that it was tantamount to falsely shouting fire in a crowded theater — to arguing that free speech is necessary for a marketplace of ideas seek out the truth. Oliver Wendell Holmes In March 1919 Holmes wrote …

Militia group endorses McGeachin for Idaho governor

BOISE, Idaho — The president and founder of the Real Three Percenters of Idaho, a conservative militia group, endorsed Lieutenant Governor Janice McGeachin for Idaho governor. Eric Parker, who was part of Ammon Bundy’s standoff with federal agents in Nevada back in 2014, said in a video that was posted to his Telegram channelthat he crossed paths with Lt. Gov....

A Memorial Day reflection

“At a time in their lives when their days and nights should have been filled with innocent adventure, love, and the lessons of the workaday world, they were fighting in the most primitive conditions possible across the bloodied landscape of France, Belgium, Italy, Austria, and the coral islands of the Pacific. They answered the call …

Trump’s 1776 Commission to Reassemble, Tackle Critical Race Theory in History Education

In an interview with Washington Examiner, Spalding said that members of the 1776 Commission will convene next week in Washington on the campus of Hillsdale College. One of their topics will be critical race theory, which sees racism in all aspects of American life. “When we start going about dividing people by groups, by social identities, and especially by identities...

New “Ghost Guns” Rule To Be Published Tomorrow & Pistol Brace Rule Submitted

WASHINGTON, D.C. –-(Ammoland.com)-The Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) has sent its new proposed set rules surrounding pistol braces to the White House ahead of publishing the proposed regulations on unfinished frames and receivers. The new rules surrounding unfinished frames and receivers are due to be published in the Federal Registry tomorrow for a public comment period. The comment...

Going green will require a lot of digging in the dirt

A report out this month from the International Energy Agency (IEA) points out an aspect of the Biden administration’s green energy ambitions that the green energy proponents will have a hard time swallowing — it will require a massive increase in the mining of minerals such as lithium, graphite, nickel and rare-earth metals. In an …

Is cutting agricultural output to save the climate a good idea?

Writing on today’s opinion page of the Elko Daily Free Press, Cheyenne, Wyo., attorney Karen Budd-Falen warns of some of the consequences of the Biden administration’s so-called 30×30 Plan to conserve in its natural or unproductive state 30 percent of the nation’s land and water by 2030. The plan’s stated objective is to avert “a …

No Mask Nevada or Replace Greg Hafen?

I was shocked this morning when I received this email from No Mask Nevada PAC. I like most Nye County residents have been staunch supporters of this organization and it’s events, especially here in Pahrump. What does replacing Gregory Hafen, have to do with fighting the unconstitutional mask mandate? I contacted Melissa Blundo, Chairman of the organization to find out...

Company in Charge of Arizona Election Audit Accuses Court of Releasing Security Plan to Public

The Florida-based firm that’s overseeing the 2020 election audit in Arizona’s largest county on Friday accused a court of releasing its security plan to the public despite knowing it was meant to be shielded from public view. Cyber Ninjas submitted a slew of documents to the Maricopa County Superior Court in response to a recent ruling by Judge Daniel Martin,...

Senators Vow to Probe Apparent Rise In ‘Havana Syndrome’ Directed-Energy Attacks Against Americans

The leaders of the Senate Intelligence Committee vowed to “get to the bottom” of mysterious directed-energy attacks dubbed “Havana syndrome,” which are reportedly on the rise and have been linked to brain-damaging injuries. Senate Intelligence Committee chairman Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and vice chairman Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) confirmed in a joint statement Friday that there is an apparent rise...

Nye County assuming local control of pandemic

Tomorrow, May 1, Nye County will officially assume control over nearly every aspect of the mitigation and management of the COVID-19 pandemic within its boundaries, with one very notable exception. Despite Nye County commissioners’ unanimous vote to rescind the requirement that its citizens wear masks when interacting with others in a public setting, the statewide mask mandate still stands...

Biden mangles Constitution with out-of-date quote

President Biden addresses Congress (Getty Images via ABC) Joe Biden graduated law school 76th out of 85 students in 1968. Maybe he hasn’t bothered to keep up with the status of jurisprudence since. During his remarks to a joint session of Congress Wednesday evening, he declared, “And no amendment to the Constitution is absolute. You …

Photographer Captures Extraordinary Image of Milky Way in Hi-Res That Took 12 Years of Exposure

An opalescent pendant, the Milky Way cuts a colossal path through the night sky. It is the nebula of our galaxy that has inspired a sense of awe and mystery in humankind throughout history. It was this sense of wonderment that photographer JP Metsavainio hoped to capture with an extreme long-exposure composite image of the Milky Way. But he didn’t want...

Ex-prosecutor sues Nye County district attorney, commissioner

A new gender discrimination lawsuit claims that Nye County District Attorney Chris Arabia and Commissioner Leo Blundo “began a campaign of harassment and intimidation” against a former prosecutor. Before Ronni Boskovich was fired in 2019, Arabia and Blundo targeted her “in part, because of her father’s political aspirations and her father and step-father’s status as homosexual males,” according to the...

Another satisfying read from mystery novelist Baldacci

Just finished David Baldacci’s latest mystery novel, “A Gambling Man,” another in the author’s long string of intriguing, deftly woven tales of odd characters facing long odds while making moral decisions. Released this past week, “A Gambling Man” is the sequel to Baldacci’s “One Good Deed,” about recent World War II vet Aloysius Archer who …

Monthly Archives


Photos and Art


Social Media

birdpuk.com Facebook feed

May 4, 2021

May 4, 2021

May 3, 2021

Everyone needs to show up tomorrow at 10:00 am for the scheduled meeting. When asked to put on a mask simply reply politely "Americans With Disabilities Act". if they ask what your disability is, ... See more

« 3 of 3 »
Please select facebook feed.

Follow @birdpuk on Twitter

Follow @dougknowles on Twitter

birdpukcom on Pinterest