Monthly Archives: April 2019

Stram Kurs, An Introduction

The name of a new Danish political party. And what does it mean? Well, it’s a nice example of New Danish that doesn’t yet exist in dictionaries but has seen widespread use in the media. The direct translation is “tight … Continue reading

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Ouch

From a tweet referenced at Instapundit comes a(nother) learning possibility for a reporter (from which he will learn nothing). Chris Cillizza retweeted comment from the guy who wrote the Hamilton play “Campaigns against the press do not get your face … Continue reading

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Drenge tager magten i Brønshøj

That is, boys take power in Brønshøj. Daily life in Denmark continues to spiral downward for those who continue to vote for the this and have for the last 30 some years. Scandis are such effing chumps. This started as … Continue reading

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Who Is Telling The Truth About Prescription Opioid Deaths?

This all started with a post at Ace which linked to and quoted some of this article from which the subject above comes. I just don’t get it. A newly-released 164-page report just issued by the DEA maintains that controlled … Continue reading

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The Cloward–Piven Strategy

Update (20190503): Mr Schlicher wrote: One thing liberals haven’t really thought through is how Cloward-Piven can also work for us. ***************** I can’t believe I never wrote anything about this before. Another lefty political strategy. In this case, as “outlined … Continue reading

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Progressivism

A fine, fine rant (slightly reformatted): “Ohio passed a bill outlawing abortion after detection of the fetal heartbeat. But not before an amendment was proposed by lawmaker Janine Boyd to exempt African American women from the new regulations. So, is … Continue reading

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Right or Commodity?

In response to a (tweet-)claim by Bernie Sanders: Health care is not a commodity. It is a human right. And the goal of a sane health care system should be to keep people well, not to make stockholders rich. That … Continue reading

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The Motte and Bailey Tactic

Every post at Ace is worth at least a glance. For example, I got to this post by reading today’s Sunday Morning Book Thread which contained not just one, but two things of interest worth remembering. First of all, there’s … Continue reading

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Contrasts

Interesting tweet: In San Francisco if you don’t clean up your dog’s poop, you can be fined $320. If you, however, decide to shit on the sidewalk, there is no fine and you can get free syringes. But please note … Continue reading

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… or a Cult

That is, environmentalism specifically or leftism generally. I wrote about this recently, but Powerline passed on a link to an article in Medium “calling attention to how the climate change fanatics resemble nothing so much as a full-blown religious cult“. … Continue reading

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