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Scott McKay
Scott McKay
Scott McKay is publisher of the Hayride, which offers news and commentary on Louisiana and national politics. He’s also a novelist — check out his first book “Animus: A Tale of Ardenia,” available in Kindle and paperback.
by | Jan 14, 2020

Today we have an opportunity to revisit something discussed in this space last week; namely, that Ukrainian International Airways jet the Iranians shot down just after it took off from Tehran’s airport on the same night that rogue regime had…

by | Jan 9, 2020

What we’re going to do here is take a little bit of a leap in our analysis, but the look of the tea leaves coming out of Tuesday night’s events, your author believes, justifies it. Let’s start not with Iran‘s…

by | Jan 7, 2020

If you missed Ricky Gervais’ mind-blowing opening monologue at the Golden Globe Awards, then now might be a good time to fix that. If you’re conservative, or even if you’re just not a social justice warrior, chances are you’ll agree…

by | Jan 2, 2020

It’s a new year, but nonetheless it’s time for yet another installment of an old favorite in this space, Reasons Why the Democrat Party Is by and for People Incapable of Doing a Proper Job at Productive Work. That many,…

by | Dec 30, 2019

You really can’t get a starker difference in outcomes, with a specific factor directly influencing that difference, than the two sets of disturbing attacks on Judeo-Christian organized religion happening in New York City in the last three weeks and in…

by | Dec 23, 2019

By any rational or objective definition of the term, George P. Bush is a crooked politician whose terminal electoral velocity is that of Texas Land Commissioner and no further. Bush, after all, appears to have done a quite sloppy job…

by | Dec 17, 2019

Sometime this week — the current schedule suggests it might happen Wednesday — a Democrat-majority House of Representatives will vote more or less purely along party lines to impeach President Donald Trump. That impeachment, in the words of liberal Georgetown…

by | Dec 6, 2019

Tucker Carlson is rapidly becoming America’s most important television journalist, because Carlson is willing, where no others are, to call out the abject lies emanating from the mainstream Beltway spin machine. And earlier this week Carlson did the public two…

by | Dec 4, 2019

Saturday, LSU and Georgia will battle for the SEC Championship in Atlanta, and with a good performance in that game it’s likely Joe Burrow, the Tigers’ quarterback, will lock up this year’s Heisman Trophy. It’s hard to find a better…

by | Dec 3, 2019

“Some members of Congress believe that the time has come to ratchet up sanctions on Iran. They argue that this is the most effective way to achieve the goal of getting Iran to give up its nuclear program. We in…

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