As people of the Jewish faith currently celebrate Hanukkah and Christians around the world prepare to celebrate Christmas, the nominations at the Watcher's Council were presented, the votes were cast, and the winners will now be announced!
For those of you who who may be reading about the Watcher's Council for the first time, it is a group consisting of some of the top conservative minded bloggers from around the world.
A group that The Political Commentator is extremely proud to have been asked to be part of!
Every week each member selects and submits one of their own articles in addition to one article from a non-council blog.
In a secret ballot we then individually vote for our favorites with those votes protected by an outside auditing firm until such time as they are counted and a winner named for the Grand Prize.
This Grand Prize consists of the appreciation of our peers.
In the end though, all of us and all of our readers win because of the range of information and important analysis received on all of the critical issues of the day.
In a nutshell, the Watcher's Council is the ultimate conservative blog aggregator!
So without further ado, the winners of this weeks Watcher's Council are...?
*First place with 3 1/3 votes! The Noisy Room–-Syria – The Tipping Point Into Hell
Second place with 2 votes – The Razor – Calling Out Attorney General Eric Holder
Third place *t* with 1 2/3 votes -Bookworm Room – Facts are stubborn things . . . but Leftist ideologues are even more stubborn
Third place *t* with 1 2/3 votes -The Right Planet – Bullies
Fourth place with 1 1/3 votes – Joshuapundit-An Open Letter To Rabbi Abe Foxman And The ADL
Fifth place with 1 vote – The Colossus of Rhodey – Rick Perry’s proposed constitutional amendments — the good and the not-so-good
Sixth place *t* with 2/3 vote – GrEaT sAtAn”S gIrLfRiEnD – Ardennes Day
Sixth place *t* with 2/3 vote -The Political Commentator – Why was this man in Vienna for the OPEC meeting?
Sixth place *t* with 2/3 vote -Simply Jews – Hamas senior got lost in the tunnels
Sixth place *t* with 2/3 vote -Rhymes With Right – A Segregationist Dog-Whistle In The Gingrich White Paper On The Judiciary
Seventh place *t* with 1/3 votes – Right Truth-Newt Romney vs Mitt Gingrich
Seventh place *t* with 1/3 votes – VA Right! -The State of America Upon Leaving Iraq
First place with 3 2/3 votes! – Sultan Knish- Mr. Islam’s Blindfold and Machete submitted by Right Truth
Second place with 2 2/3 votes – The Brussels Journal – A Brief History of Liberty for the OWS Crowd submitted by The Political Commentator
Third place *t* with 1 2/3 votes - The Last Stand – Ya Know… submitted by GrEaT sAtAn”S gIrLfRiEnD
Third place *t* with 1 2/3 votes – Danny Ayalon-The truth about the refugees: Israel Palestinian Conflict submitted by Bookworm Room
Fourth place with 1 1/3 votes – Caroline Glick – Tom Friedman’s Losing Battle submitted by Joshuapundit
Fifth place *t*with 1 vote – Doug Ross –New EPA rule will cost each taxpaying American $280 submitted by The Mellow Jihadi
Fifth place *t* with 1 votes-Joy McCain/The Conservatory – R.I.P Christopher Hitchens submitted by The Glittering Eye
Sixth place *t* with 2/3 vote -The Contentious Centrist – Tango Hanukka submitted by Simply Jews
Sixth place *t* with 2/3 vote -The Daily Bell – Cultural Marxism: The Corruption of America submitted by The Right Planet
Seventh place *t* with 1/3 vote – Powerline –The Last Refuge of a Scoundrel submitted by The Razor
Seventh place *t* with 1/3 vote- Jon Hall/American Thinker – Voter Fraud for the Complete Idiot submitted by The Watcher
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