5 Comments


  1. Frank Burns

    June 5, 2012 at 8:37 am

    Ridicule is the first and last argument of fools. Charles Simmons

  2. Rob Schofield

    June 5, 2012 at 8:40 am

    Simmons? Didn’t he play for the Cardinals?

  3. gregflynn

    June 5, 2012 at 11:22 am

    I believe Alexander Pope and Jonathan Swift have well demonstrated the value of satire but Richard Simmons is the ultimate authority on ridicule.

  4. david esmay

    June 5, 2012 at 1:54 pm

    By that argument Mark Twain and Will Rogers were fools.

  5. jlp75

    June 5, 2012 at 2:14 pm

    Well Frank you certainly are highly qualified in the art of foolery. At least Colbert gets paid to be one. What is your excuse?

Check Also

This week’s top stories on NC Policy Watch

1. Powerful new hog trial testimony puts Smithfield ...

Top Stories from NCPW

  • News
  • Commentary

Billy Houston, who is under state investigation for allegedly falsified hog lagoon samples in Duplin [...]

As a former police officer and firefighter, Wesley Sewell has encountered odors so putrid that they [...]

When Sarah Jessenia Lopez plead guilty last month to attempted notary fraud related to bail bonding, [...]

Early voting in North Carolina is a big deal with a big turnout, but advocates are bracing for a neg [...]

“How long before we say enough is enough?” state lawmaker Ted Davis Jr. asked his colleagues in the [...]

Like so many people in this state and across this country, I have not gotten over my funk regarding [...]

The easiest way to push back against NC’s rogue General Assembly is to vote against all six proposed [...]

The post It’s getting deep… appeared first on NC Policy Watch. [...]