Monthly Archives: June 2016

Quotable: Neil Gaiman on “political correctness”

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Cowardly racist boneheads get beatdown in Sacramento

Snurk. Are these the brave “Sacramento Spartans” that all the racist tweeter-twits have been going on and on and on about? Apparently. According to Antifa International, here’s what REALLY went down: After loudly declaring a neo-nazi “mega rally” that they … Continue reading

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Clip ‘n’ Save: A short history of European Union referenda

Next time someone says Brexit will be binding, it might be a good idea to show them this: And please, do enjoy all the spluttering that ensues.

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It was 6 years ago today…

…that jackbooted fascism broke loose on the streets of Toronto: “This ain’t Canada right now” shouldn’t be an excuse. The police are still making excuses for their behavior to this day, and their lies aren’t washing. Hold them accountable, people. … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: From Land’s End to John O’Groats…

…from Charles the First to Charles the Second to Charles the Third: There go I but for the grace of God. And speaking of snarky British pop songs from 30-odd years ago that have taken on a whole new meaning … Continue reading

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Wankers of the Week: Thoughts ‘n’ Prayers

Crappy weekend, everyone! This week, I’m dead tired of all the bullshit going down. I’m in a contemplative frame of mind, and you know what that calls for? That’s right, thoughts ’n’ prayers! So, with no further ado and in … Continue reading

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OAS chief meddling in Venezuela…AGAIN.

“I’m Not Almagro”, reads the paper-bag mask. Is anyone buying it? If so, I have a lovely bridge in Brooklyn that I’m looking to unload… Well might a certain OAS chief be wanting to bag his face. Because what happened … Continue reading

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It was 50 years ago today…

…that Fabricio Ojeda, journalist and revolutionary, died under hinky, stinky circumstances in military custody: The news upset the land: Fabricio Ojeda, political leader, opposition deputy, and president of the Patriotic Junta which brought down the dictatorship of Marcos Pérez Jiménez, … Continue reading

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The Harper legacy of C-51: Gone, but not forgotten…

…unfortunately: Yes, that’s right. We’re still living under this. Gotta keep holding the government’s feet to the fire…

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Music for a Sunday: One for all the badly-raised kids…

…because not all dads are good dads, even on this day. (Jeebus, just look at Brock Fucking Turner. Enabler much, dad?)

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