The Cry and Howl Top Conservative Blog Award | Cry and Howl

Look what my friend Steve did for me!  Isn’t this awesome? 

Go, hurry, and check out his blog right now, and the other great sites he awarded!  He’s got an amazing sidebar.  🙂


The Cry and Howl Top Conservative Blog Award | Cry and Howl.

Thank you, my friend.  *hugs*

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I side with …

Well that’s a big “duh.”  The big question is, what the heck were the “green party” and “socialist” answers?! 

After a while, I guess I quit clicking the “how important to you is this issue” buttons.  Heck, most of them are important on some level, right?  But quizzes are fun anyway.  🙂

Here, if you want to take the quiz:

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GOP Celebrities

I love finding celebrities who lean my way politically.  I get enough of the “in-your-face” type who are the complete opposite of me ideologically, so when I find those who are more like me, it’s refreshing. 

Recently I came across this list in my browsing and thought I’d share it with you.  Some I knew about – Condoleezza Rice, for instance, but others were kind of a surprise. 


15 Black Celebrities Who Are Republican Or Who Are Affiliated With The GOP


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Civics Quiz

I got almost 85%.  So, that’s like a B+ or B.  I guess that’s okay.  Could be better though!  Time to hit the books!


Here’s the link to the quiz if you wanted to take it yourself: Intercollegiate Studies Institute – Educating for Liberty

Here’s the link to the table noted in the screen capture.  Civic Literacy Report – Additional Finding

PoliticalNess 2010 in review

Hey, this is a pretty cool feature that WordPress emailed to me.  Thought I’d share, since it came with a nifty sharing link.  😀  Happy New Year!


The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

Healthy blog!

The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads This blog is doing awesome!.

Crunchy numbers

Featured image

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 2,100 times in 2010. That’s about 5 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 54 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 216 posts. There were 49 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 13mb. That’s about 4 pictures per month.

The busiest day of the year was February 24th with 54 views. The most popular post that day was Politics in IL.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were WordPress Dashboard,,,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for republican elephant, republican, politics, funny obama pictures, and funny obama.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


Politics in IL December 2008


Birthplace of Obama! February 2010


The “unbiased” media October 2008


Licenses for Illegals November 2008


Why Socialism doesn’t work February 2010
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I Am Joe

Here’s the graphic for you.  :)  (h/t Melissa Clouthier)