Monthly Archives: June 2017

There is just nothing that is not creepy about this…

One can’t help feeling sorry for Caitriona Perry, the Irish reporter (for RTÉ, their national radio-TV corporation) who got called up on the carpet, quite literally, by Donnie Drumpf just so he could engage in some “locker room talk” with … Continue reading

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Chernobyl: Some people really DO want to watch the world burn…

Hey! Remember Chernobyl? If you’re over 40, chances are good that you do; to my generation, it was what Hiroshima was to my parents. And if you ever wondered why being able to do things manually is a vital skill … Continue reading

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Young Turks fall for Israeli hasbara

Ever feel vicariously embarrassed for someone? Watch this and you soon will: Not embarrassed for Cenk and Ana yet? Maybe a little supplementary reading is in order, then: The pro-Israel group accusing Chicago’s Dyke March of anti-Semitism for asking several … Continue reading

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Britain’s border controls work, catch incoming extremists

Well. How’s THIS for irony? Prominent far-right activists from Europe who were planning to attend an anti-Muslim rally in Birmingham have been detained at airports hours before they were due to speak. Jacek Międlar, 28, an antisemitic priest, and his … Continue reading

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Donnie Drumpf’s Carrier jobs lie comes back to bite him

Yeah, surprise, Indiana: He lied to get your votes. The man is a chronic, pathological liar. And you fell for it. You were told what he was before you voted for him, and you didn’t listen. Hope you enjoy your … Continue reading

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Justin Trudeau’s Liberals: Objectively pro-fascist?

Sorry, NOT sorry…because you know it’s true. Hey! Know how right-wingers are always going on about how small-L liberals are “fascists” because they give you dirty looks for saying the N-word, the C-word, and all those other things that aren’t … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: What’s been going on

Is it just me, or does this song: …sound a bit like THIS song?

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Wankers of the Week: The stupid season begins

Crappy weekend, everyone! And an especially crappy one to Donnie, whose growing legal woes are going to be even more painful to watch than his ass in tennis shorts. Know what isn’t painful, but ought to be? Teh Stoopid. And … Continue reading

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DC police use sex assault as punishment for peaceful demonstrators

Some interesting points here, worth noting: Cenk Uygur points out that police have a long history of planting “agitators” (or provocateurs, rather) in peaceful protests to justify arresting everyone who was demonstrating. Also, the group who were sexually assaulted during … Continue reading

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Grotesque bullfighting tradition comes to light with matador’s death

Bad enough that a man should die of injuries sustained after being gored by a bull. Worse still, if that man is a bullfighter, is what happens not only to the bull, but the animal’s entire family as well: A … Continue reading

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