I have my opinions, some of which you have heard. A Two-Part piece from Vice.
Tag: ek Politics
Aug 05 2020
Aug 03 2020
This is Clio. This is why John Oliver gets a pass and everyone else gets the ax because they’re not funny at the moment. John Oliver was never funny, he’s British and people mistake accents and class racism for humor when in fact all English people are deadly serious all the time and it’s only …
Aug 01 2020
Richard Nixon, Bill Clinton, Jimmy Carter, William Henry Harrison, Warren G. Harding, and Russell Crowe’s Jockstrap
Things HBO Money will buy for $2000 Alex. Also Marble Runs.
Jul 31 2020
Oh, Major League Baseball. Cardinals’ positive tests, postponement create another coronavirus crisis for embattled MLB By Dave Sheinin, Washington Post July 31, 2020 The Cardinals’ game Friday in Milwaukee, which was to be the Brewers’ home opener, was postponed, MLB announced, and will be made up as a doubleheader Sunday; the teams’ scheduled game for …
Jul 31 2020
The King of the Keelboaters was a real, live jive, Legend of the United States Western Frontier (well, if you consider Ohio the Western Frontier) like Daniel Boone and Dan Morgan, not some fictionalized Paul Bunyan or Pecos Bill. Consider that the next time you dismiss some completely true story as a mere Conspiracy Theory. …
Jul 30 2020
Looking right at you Armando. Doesn’t mean I like them or that they have an agenda I share except in one tiny, almost trivial quirk. And so not the worst ever. W was a War Criminal who murdered and tortured people. And these very fine people on both sides are his friends.
Jul 30 2020
In the rush to a ‘new normal’ Gaslighters are trying to convince us 11%+ Unemployment is acceptable. How about ‘worst economy ever’? One Third just vaporized (annualized to be sure which is sloppy methodology, year over year is better). U.S. economy contracted at fastest quarterly rate on record from April to June as coronavirus walloped …
Jul 29 2020
All of them. Louie Gohmert, who refused to wear a mask, tests positive for coronavirus By JAKE SHERMAN, Politico 07/29/2020 Rep. Louie Gohmert — a Texas Republican who has been walking around the Capitol without a mask — has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to multiple sources. Gohmert was scheduled to fly to Texas …
Jul 27 2020
Sometimes the Great Plains is called a ‘Sea of Grass’ and when they say it’s ‘Big Sky Country’ what they mean is there are plenty of places you can see 32 miles (16 in each direction due to the curvature of the Earth) though it seems much smaller because the Horizon bends away (also due …