Category Archives: The United States of Amnesia

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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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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Dear gunsuckers: You can all shut up now.

And if the above graphic offends you, you might want to educate yourselves as to the real and only purpose for which the AR-15 was invented. Hint: It wasn’t for hunting OR for self-defence. “Our father, Eugene Stoner, designed the … Continue reading

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Quotable: Samantha Bee on the Orlando Massacre

“Are you there, God? It’s me, Sam…”

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The predictable outcome of “God, guns, and gays”

Probably the most sickening thing about the whole Pulse nightclub shooting, for me, is how quickly the media seized on the ethnicity and alleged religion of the shooter, as though Omar Mateen — Afghan-American, ostensibly Muslim — were the product … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Another day, another shooting…

Pardon me, people, I just need to get a few things off my chest: Ahem. Carry on with your daily shoot-’em-ups.

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Clip ‘n’ Save: Ahem.

Courtesy of the Socialist Meme Caucus. For all those Hillarites claiming their gal is the first female nominee running for US president, a wee bit of history to refute that: In case you can’t read the text, it says: From … Continue reading

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El Narco’s perpetual war

Hey! Remember this guy? The one who’s so obsessed with waging war against the FARC in Colombia that he got up his own right-wing paramilitary army to murder local campesinos and blame it on the guerrillas? Yeah. HIM. Well, guess … Continue reading

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It was 35 years ago today…

…that the first indicators of a new epidemic were published: In the period October 1980-May 1981, 5 young men, all active homosexuals, were treated for biopsy-confirmed Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia at 3 different hospitals in Los Angeles, California. Two of the … Continue reading

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Molly Ivins on polarizing politicians

Worley Dervish adds: Molly Ivins was prescient in 1994 when she wrote this. Now our politicians less and less frequently treat each other as colleagues across the aisle or even as political opponents. Rather they treat opponents and their supporters … Continue reading

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