Category Archives: Klown Musings

My Baloney Has a First Name, My Ideology Does Not

I just discovered that I am a famous right-winger. http://t.co/JB7qoQi5NL pic.twitter.com/pUTB90Kqph — Klown 2.0 (@realmyiq2xu2) April 13, 2014 Last night I was surprised to learn that I am a famous right-winger. Just when you think you know yourself, you find … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Sex

Birds do it, bees do it. Even educated fleas do it. Yesterday I wrote a post concerning an unfortunate tragedy in Houston where a man mistook his daughter’s 17 year old boyfriend for a rapist and shot him dead. The … Continue reading

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The GOP can’t win a bidding war for black votes

Michael Brendan Dougherty: The GOP must try to win over African-Americans It’s time to ditch the color-blind idealism and find the black interests conservatives can serve For the good of their party and for the good of the republic, Republicans … Continue reading

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Delusional Diplomacy

President Obama’s foreign policy is based on fantasy FOR FIVE YEARS, President Obama has led a foreign policy based more on how he thinks the world should operate than on reality. It was a world in which “the tide of … Continue reading

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The End is Near?

Perfesser Glenn Reynolds: People often confuse “decadence” with drinking and screwing a lot. Those, however, are often present in young and vital societies as well. But political decadence means a loss of any sense of tradition, or duty, or political … Continue reading

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Freedom Isn’t Free

With all eyes on #Kiev, let's not forget Miss #Venezuela died today with bullet in her head protesting for freedom. pic.twitter.com/UWVpO47HPU — YA CUBA TWITEA (@YACUBATWITEA) February 22, 2014 Frantic day. Met a woman whose fiancé killed by Kiev snipers. … Continue reading

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Snooty Elitist Fail

Mike Barone: The Failure of Obama’s Aristocracy of Merit The roots of American liberalism are not compassion, but snobbery. That’s the thesis of Fred Siegel’s revealing new book, “The Revolt Against the Masses: How Liberalism Has Undermined the Middle Class.” … Continue reading

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Beach Babe Barbie

Apparently the usual suspects are freaking out again: Barbie strikes an ‘unapologetic’ pose When Barbie burst onto scene in a black and white swimsuit in 1959, she was considered a rebel who embodied both “the sensuality of Marilyn Monroe and … Continue reading

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Principle vs. Party

Drew M. at Ace of Spades HQ: Why I Refuse To Cheer The GOP “Establishment” Yesterday I went on a Twitter rant (that’s what it’s for, right?) against Mitch McConnell’s debt ceiling shenanigans (the old, vote for cloture when you … Continue reading

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Oh, the Humanities!

I love reading Victor Davis Hanson. He makes you really think about shi. From The Death of the Humanities: About 15 years ago, John Heath and I coauthored Who Killed Homer? The Demise of Classical Education and the Recovery of … Continue reading

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The times they are a-changin’

From The Rural Way by Victor Davis Hanson: I worry though not about the way we look or talk, but rather about the use of the land. It no longer grows people, or produces for the nation a 5% minority … Continue reading

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What is an “Intellectual?”

I don’t know about y’all, but I ain’t never seen nobody put “intellectual” on their business card or resume. To the best of my severely limited knowledge they don’t give out intellectual degrees neither. I got three degrees and a … Continue reading

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The Hypocritic Oath

Victor Davis Hanson: Once the liberal vision of legal equality of opportunity was mostly achieved, the melodrama of ensuring an equality of result entailed. Wealthy liberals, however, were not quite up to their own rhetoric, in the sense of living … Continue reading

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The Toxicity of Hate

Rick Moran at PJ Tatler discusses some recent incidents at MSNBC: But really, I think what’s going on at MSNBC is the same thing that’s going on at many liberal blogs and in the liberal commentariat, not to mention in … Continue reading

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Lighten the F**k Up, It’s Christmas Eve!

This may be my only Christmas post this year. If you are a non-Christian (and I don’t care what kind of non-Christian you are), lighten the fuck up. You don’t have to be a Christian to celebrate Christmas, just like … Continue reading

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Culture Clash

A good portion of the Duck Dynasty kerluffle is simply a clash between urban and rural culture. There isn’t a whole lot of old school “rural” left anymore as everyone is connected to the Information Superhighway and almost everyone gets … Continue reading

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President Selfie

(Image courtesy of Legal Insurrection) The Wilderness: Selfie Control: The Media Loses Command of the Obama Image …Pro Obama web media thought they had their day’s work cut out for them when Barack Obama taking the stage to give his … Continue reading

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Santa Claus and the War on FOX News

Alyssa Rosenberg at Think Progress: How To Explain Megyn Kelly’s Fear Of A Black Santa Much of Megyn Kelly’s mainstream appeal to viewers who wouldn’t normally praise an employee of Fox News is the idea that she’s not afraid to … Continue reading

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A Bourgeoisie Progger in Prolemart

MattYglesias: Urban Walmarts Are Great Like most good urban liberals, I’ve been engaged in a lifelong near-boycott of Walmart. Not so much out of any deeply felt, principled objections to the store, but because they don’t really build Walmarts in … Continue reading

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The Road to Obama is Paved with Good Marketing

The ONLY reason superior ideas & principles lose in a popularity vote is due to bad marketing & messaging. @SaintRPh — Chris Loesch (@ChrisLoesch) December 2, 2013 I like Chris Loesch, but he’s going astray here. I’ve been down this … Continue reading

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