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Portland Revisited – Mayor Butthurt & Hangry

| August 7, 2020 | 25 Comments
Portland Revisited – Mayor Butthurt & Hangry

I checked the calendar, just to be sure: Nope, it isn’t Friday the 13th this month. Oh, now the Mayor of Portland, OR, is upset because his beeyootiful city is being torn apart by the raggedy-man protesters and it’s all Trump’s fault because they work for him and he’s just all butthurt about it…. https://komonews.com/news/local/portland-mayor-decries-violent-protesters-as-props-for-trump […]

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Bowdlerism

| August 6, 2020 | 15 Comments
Bowdlerism

Oh, yeah?     Yeah! You all know how everything is being altered or removed or destroyed, so as to not offend anyone, right? It’s called expurgation and/or bowdlerism. Expurgation, also known as bowdlerization, is a form of censorship which involves purging anything deemed noxious or offensive from an artistic work, or other type of writing […]

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A Riot in Portland

| August 6, 2020 | 21 Comments
A Riot in Portland

Gee, who’d-a thunk it? Someone (da pohlease) finally declared the “protests” in Portland, OR, to be a riot. I did wonder if anything like this was ever going to happen. KPTV image Portland, OR,police declared a riot in Portland, OR last night. https://www.kptv.com/news/portland-police-declare-riot-at-east-precinct-tear-gas-used/article_96dcfea2-d7a4-11ea-ac47-bff4551cda79.html From the article:  PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) – Police declared a riot after a […]

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Bill of Rights? Never heard of it

| August 6, 2020 | 25 Comments
Bill of Rights? Never heard of it

Fox News reports that during a press conference last night, Mayor Eric Garcetti of Los Angeles announced that he’s authorized the city to shut off power and water to properties that are violating Coronavirus gathering restrictions. “We know we can do this,” Garcetti said, responding to a question about the measure’s legality. Off the top […]

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Covid-19 Update

| August 5, 2020 | 28 Comments
Covid-19 Update

Why are we having these panic attacks? Because someone told us to? https://www.livescience.com/659-human-death-toll-bird-flu-tops-100.html Oh, that’s simple: you can fool some of the people all of the time, and all of the people some of the time, but you can’t fool all of the people all of the time. The panic attacks generated by the news […]

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It’s Not Quite The Inquisition They Wanted

| August 3, 2020 | 36 Comments
It’s Not Quite The Inquisition They Wanted

Michael Shellenberger is an environmental activist who has until recently been one of the “darlings” of the Lefterds who want to change our utilities so drastically that even electricity will become unaffordable for the average homeowner or apartment resident. He is still an environmentalist, but is no longer someone who is hysterical about whether or […]

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Oh, It’s Just Iran Again

| August 2, 2020 | 13 Comments
Oh, It’s Just Iran Again

In this photo released by the official website of the office of the Iranian Presidency, Revolutionary Guard troops chant slogans at a military parade marking 39th anniversary of outset of Iran-Iraq war, in front of the shrine of the late revolutionary founder Ayatollah Khomeini, just outside Tehran, Iran, on Sept. 22, 2019. (Iranian Presidency Office […]

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Bring Out Yer Dead!

| July 31, 2020 | 26 Comments
Bring Out Yer Dead!

  Those masks to prevent contagion passing from one person to another aren’t something new. They started back in the Middle Ages (in reality, likely earlier than that), with masks that had birdlike beaks stuffed with herbal preventatives and covering the entire face, in addition to a hat. Venice holds a ‘Plague Doctors Procession’ each […]

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