Saturday, September 23, 2017

Weird

Weird
So the New York Times has either been slipping hallucinogens into its editorial room French Press coffeemaker or, more likely, it has taken complete leave of its senses. This was borne out clearly in a story titled Undercover With...
Walter Benjamin said "Behind every fascism, there is a failed revolution." Those words are horribly relevant when considering the ultra-right Breitbart website, which is seeking to mainstream an overtly xenophobic, white nationalist current among American workers. Consider this recent...
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iRbbkoalAQs] Steve Bannon (the Hutt) is one of the most fascinating creatures to walk the face of the earth. A shameless white nationalist, he describes his philosophy of politics as a kind of Leninism (!) and indicated in his...
Generally speaking, if you’re a serial sexter who’s been caught multiple times by your spouse it’s best to accept your shame and punishment in silence and not try to blame others for your downfall. However, if you are a...
The political freak-show disaster known as the Ukraine is a constant reminder of just how full of baloney the Democrats are when it comes to discussing the threat posed by fascism, racism, and religious extremism. While any person with...
Over the past few year, four leaders of Colombia’s brutal El Dorado cartel were arrested by U.S. authorities and subsequently convicted of shipping nearly 1,000 tons of cocaine into the country. Three got unusually light sentences and, for reasons...
Not so long ago I wrote here about how male politicians involved in sex scandals tended to fare better than the women they were involved with, citing, among others, Louisiana Senator David Vitter. I mentioned that Vitter — who...
  What is it about conservatives and Hollywood? They moan and whine that TinselTown bigwigs are mostly blithering, blathering bleeding hearts -- which is generally true; see for example, the wonderful movie Team America -- but a lot of them...
If you’re rooting for Donald Trump, you’re likely saying to yourself that the media is biased against him and that the polls aren’t reliable and that, sure, he may have a tendency to say dumb stuff but in the...