Category Archives: Fucking Morons

Where This All Ends

Thanks to Senator Joe Manchin (D-Quisling) and several of his quieter Democratic colleagues, this seems to be a likely result (boldface mine): …it is so obvious where all of this is heading. President Trump tells a big lie that elections … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Era of ‘Joe Crow’

This morning, West Virginia putatively Democratic Senator Joe Manchin announced that he would not support Senate Bill S1, and that he is seeking to pass the John Lewis Voting Rights Act through “regular order”–which would require ten Republican Senate votes. … Continue reading

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Narcissism in the Senate

Admittedly, describing a senator as a narcissist is a relative term: none of them are possessed of low self-regard to say the least. But Ed Burmilla raises a good point about what two narcissists, West Virginia Democratic Senator Joe Manchin … Continue reading

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The Sum of All Inchoate Feelings: The Voting Suppression Edition

While much of the impetus behind the wave of Republican voter suppression bills is pure political cynicism, we shouldn’t neglect the role inchoate feelings play either (boldface mine): Republicans, when pressed for details on any reported fraud that would prompt … Continue reading

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There Will Be Very Few Consequences for Murderous BullSh-t

This week, Alaska Airlines announced that an Alaskan state representative who refused to wear a mask on the plane will no longer be allowed to fly, turning her roughly two hour commute from the state capital to her district into … Continue reading

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Gym Jordan Is an Asshole, but Fauci’s Response Should Have Been Better

Last week, Republican Congressman Jim ‘Gym‘ Jordan pressed NIAID Director Anthony Fauci on when the horrible infringements on our liberties modest public health measures because it’s just a cloth mask, not a fucking testicle clamp would end. While it’s kinda … Continue reading

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Quick Thoughts About Vaccines and Setbacks

The last couple of days have seen a great many thinky thought leaders and pundits opining about the FDA’s decision to pause use of the J&J COVID-19 vaccine. I find it bizarre that so many people who profess to understand … Continue reading

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Je Suis Beeple: Should the Mad Biologist Go Full NFT?

There’s a lot of people with money who desperately need to be taxed more. We read with disgust how non-fungible tokens or NFTs are going for ludicrous prices. Essentially, here’s what they’re buying (boldface mine): An NFT is a type … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Benchmarks Never Mattered

A spate of governors has decided to use St. Patrick Day’s once again to murder us all reopen very shortly. While it’s disproportionately Republican guvs, there are a couple of Democrats who clearly don’t want to be left behind. It … Continue reading

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The Radical Centrists

Horrible band name. A while ago, some asshole with a blog noted the following: Typically, when the machinations and pirouetting of West Virginian Democratic Senator Joe Manchin are discussed, it’s framed as Manchin is a Democrat who is trying to … Continue reading

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