Monthly Archives: June 2015

Tinfoil Hat Tuesday – #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches Edition

We know #WhoIsBurningBlackChurches, it is the spirit of the KKK, America's original hate group, a spirit that informed this nation's birth. — deray mckesson (@deray) June 30, 2015 Only 2 of 6 churches possible arson. 1 caused by lightning. 1 … Continue reading

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Greece is the Word

Batten down the hatches, it could get bumpy! Greece in shock as banks shut after creditor talks break down Greeks woke up to shuttered banks, closed cash machines and a climate of rumours and conspiracy theories on Monday as a … Continue reading

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Another Shitty Day In Paradise

Hot enough for ya? This is an open thread.

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An Hour Later It Was Back Up Again

The Left is getting moist panties over someone named Bree Newsome who clumsily bravely climbed a flagpole and took down the Confederate Battle Flag from the grounds of the South Carolina Statehouse. She was promptly arrested by some bored looking … Continue reading

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Hooray for Gay Marriage!

Lola-at-Large: I don’t know the details of the case that went before the SCOTUS on gay marriage, but I do know that a real disparity arose when states began to legislate against recognizing gay marriages from other states, but not … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread

Let’s talk about some other stuff. My boy Scooter is 34 years old today! It’s fucking hot as hell here in Big Smoggy. Like desert hot. Last night a raccoon knocked on my patio door begging for food. My zukes … Continue reading

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King v. Burwell Is Bad, But Not for The Reason You Might Think

I didn’t want to discuss yesterday’s Obamacare decision until I had some time to digest it. If you are a supporter of Obamacare and you only care about outcomes, you probably think it was a great decision. If you oppose … Continue reading

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Something Completely Different

If you want to train your child/grandchild to climb like this, just put some candy on the top of the wall. I can’t even today. I gotta go mow the law and it’s already hot. This is an open thread.

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Comedy Should Be Funny

So yesterday I see this: Bobby Jindal's gonna prove you can "be smart and conservative," hahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahahaha — Kaili Joy Gray (@KailiJoy) June 24, 2015 Comedy isn’t easy, but it should be funny. Kaili Joy Gray (aka “angrymouse”) is a former … Continue reading

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The Unbearable Whiteness of Being Bobby Jindal

Just when you think it can’t get any weirder, the Washington Post goes and proves you wrong: When Piyush “Bobby” Jindal rises Wednesday to declare his candidacy for president of the United States, the conservative Republican will probably tell the … Continue reading

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The Original Sin of Being Born White

Original sin Original sin is the doctrine which holds that human nature has been morally and ethically corrupted due to the disobedience of mankind’s first parents to the revealed will of God. In the Bible, the first human transgression of … Continue reading

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Nikki Haley vs. The Confederate Battle Flag

If she chose to run for the White House Nikki Haley would be on my short list. This is an open thread.

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Taylor Swift Bites Apple

Apple caves after Taylor Swift threatens to pull album Taylor Swift appears to have prompted a policy change at Apple, after threatening to withhold her album “1989” from the company’s streaming music service over royalty payments. Swift’s issue is the … Continue reading

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Nero Fiddled, Obama Golfs

I saw this coming when they announced that Obama was coming to California on Thursday for some fundraisers: Obama spending Father’s Day weekend at golf destination RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is spending this Father’s Day golfing … Continue reading

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It’s Time To Dump The Stars And Bars

Philip Klein: The Confederacy was formed to preserve and expand the brutal institution of slavery, and then its proponents subsequently tried to disguise their motivations in lofty language about states’ rights. Naval War College professor Mackubin Thomas Owens has noted … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread

I owe you guys an antidote to my gloomy Alabama “I woke up this morning” video….. Better?  😀

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I Can’t Even

I don’t want to talk about it. It’s been a really bad week. I don’t want to talk about Charleston, Obama, Hillary, Trump, Jeb, Caitlyn, Rachel, the OPM hack, hockey, basketball, baseball, football, rape hoaxes, the heat, the rain, the … Continue reading

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This Is What Crazy Looks Like

Some are calling what happened in Charleston last night a racially-motivated hate crime. Others say it was terrorism. Everyone seems to agree it was evil and murder most foul. I know very little about Dylann Storm Roof. We have already … Continue reading

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The Vultures Are Headed For Charleston (UPDATED)

This is horrible: Nine Killed in Shooting at Black Church in Charleston A white gunman opened fire Wednesday night at a historic black church in downtown Charleston, S.C., killing nine people before fleeing and setting off an overnight manhunt, the … Continue reading

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Gardening Open Thread

Twenty-six days ago I posted the pics above. At that point I hadn’t harvested anything and the small tomato plant on the right seemed to be dying. Since then my garden has grown and the new replacement tomato plant is … Continue reading

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