Monthly Archives: June 2015

Florida Man

And now for something much, much less serious; I probably got it from Driscoll too: Florida Man is an Internet meme that became popular in 2013. The meme typically consists of linking to news stories and articles about unusual or … Continue reading

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Iraq – In Which I Settle My Account

Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans. The fact of the matter is while I have but a tiny account to settle, I did support the war in Iraq and I did argue for that support. … Continue reading

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More Ways to Say What a Failure is Socialism

Lots of great comments, quotes, quips, and stories, but this, for me, is priceless: Cannibalism is socialism in a hurry

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Journalism

Driscoll posting on Instapundit as a guest blogger recalls a Jim Treacher quote: Modern journalism is all about deciding which facts the public shouldn’t know because they might reflect badly on Democrats Personally, I don’t see why the caveat “modern” … Continue reading

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A Good Life Without Politics

Or as the man wrote Et godt liv uden politik. This post is, in fact, actually a response of sorts to single line in this article, which discusses why immigrants – actually foreigners – were the dominant issue in the … Continue reading

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Accomplishments of the Obama Era

Starting with Jim Geraghty’s article at The National Review. An awesome collection of all, most, many, well, a large number anyway, of things that have happened during Obama’s watch. The story of the Obama era is the story of one … Continue reading

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Transgender Follies

Like I care about transgenders. But, what can I say? At the very beginning of an article by Gavin McInnes about how to deal with being fired, he mentions why he got fired. From a company he co-founded, no less. … Continue reading

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Young People Nowadays

There’s a lot of inter-generational bullshit excreted by my generation (the Boomers) when talking about “kids nowadays” (Millenials). I know that my children, one Gen-X and one Millenial, don’t follow the script – but they are, of course, only anecdotal … Continue reading

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Sleep Peacefully

Attributed to Orwell, it is far more likely to have been misattributed, but the quote itself is true enough regardless: People sleep peaceably in their beds at night only because rough men stand ready to do violence on their behalf

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Post-evolutionary Man

Heh. This’ll get a few heads to spin. Western society is now dysgenic as well as dyscivic. This means it cannot survive in its current form. Regardless of how fervently you support concepts like women’s suffrage, equality, diversity, immigration and … Continue reading

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