Brexit. Trump. Why are things the way they are? How did it come to this? A reply on Reddit caught my eye, and I think it deserves to be reproduced in full. u/Y3808 on “What does the rise of the alt-right signal about the current and future state of society?” The same thing that the […]Read More Why are Things the Way they Are?
News popped over the Zuck Wire that “computer security experts” are encouraging Hillary Clinton to demand a recount. Apparently, they claim evidence points to Russian malfeasance and tampering with electronic voting machines that swung votes away from Clinton and to Trump in key states like Wisconsin and Michigan. Clinton lost those two states by small margins. […]Read More Dispatches from America Trumpiana, I: A Profile in Courage for Clinton?
A poem, to commemorate our 2016 Election: Trump did not destroy America Bush father and son did. Reagan, blasting Willie Norton, did. Nixon… you what the fuck he did. And you know as hell these evil men will be rehabilitated their reputations restored After the ascent of the Teflon Don. This must not happen Do […]Read More Donald Trump Did Not Destroy America
Once more, we Millennials are killing off a beloved staple of previous generations. This time, coffee. This is not a serious article (more of a blog post really) but its construction to minimize the role of economic systems/ideology causing climate change which harms coffee plants which reduces overall consumption is dangerously sneaky.Read More Blame a Millennial: Coffee!
If it took you this long to be shocked and disgusted by Trump – the man who called Mexicans rapists, seeks to outlaw Islam in the United States, cheats anyone who crosses his path, who parades his misogyny for the world to see – wake up. If you will tolerate Trump’s policies, as long as they […]Read More Fear and Loathing with Thirty Days to Go
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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton offend some members of the smart crowd. He rejects free trade (sometimes), foreign adventures (sometimes), and yells about minorities instead of quoting statistics from The Bell Curve. She hasn’t promised to bomb Russia or Iran. And, so, the principled do what they must. Unable to hold their noses to vote for another […]Read More #NeverSomeone