Monthly Archives: September 2016

Overnight Friday (Maybe Saturday too?) Open Thread Continues

Watching Matthew. Sent a note to my local forecasters, THIS is all I’m concerned about đŸ˜€ My local media needs a chill pill. I’ll panic when Jim Cantore shows up at the beach. I’ll add more updates in the comments. … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread

Mom got her settlement, which means she had to turn in her rental, which means that until she gets a new car I am driving her around. She didn’t get enough to buy a brand new car, and she doesn’t … Continue reading

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Social Justice Journalism

Ideology Ăœber Alles! This is the problem with the profile of internet troll Milo Yiannopoulos in ‘Out’ Some journalists think their job is simply to push “facts” out into the world and see what happens. They lob grenades over the … Continue reading

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Overnight: What a Pig, 2.0

Since 1990 something, she never cared.

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What a Pig

Just listen to what a horrible sexist Trump is. Pay special attention to the way Alicia Machado is emotionally distraught over the way he is treating her. ****************************************************************** I gotta go to the dentist this morning. Wish me luck.

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Normalizing the Abnormal

Scratch another show off my list: ‘Modern Family’ Will Feature First Transgender Child Actor This Wednesday’s “Modern Family” will include the first openly transgender child actor on TV. In the upcoming episode — entitled “A Stereotypical Day” — parents Cameron … Continue reading

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Is It Okay To Fat-Shame A Fattie?

The media is at it again. Who’s Alicia Machado, the Woman Trump Allegedly Called ‘Miss Piggy’? Donald Trump went after former Miss Universe Alicia Machado again Tuesday, calling her “the worst we ever had — the worst, the absolute worst.” … Continue reading

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