Category Archives: Resistance Rebellion And Death

When Narcissists Warmonger

Based on my experience working for a full-blown narcissist, I noted the following: …he is essentially a full-tilt diva, with the rest of us either as bit, cameo players, or else the audience (or both). One day the script might … Continue reading

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The More Things Change, The More They Stay The Same: The Working Poor And ‘Troubling’ Protests

Over the last few years, whenever there has been a protest that has involved property damage or violence at the margins, there has been much wailing and gnashing of teeth, along with pleas for protesting ‘like they did in the … Continue reading

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Lies When You Have A Crisis

Yesterday, Trump’s spokescritter, Sean Spicer, uttered the following: Q: Trump has said jobs rpts are "phony", what about now? SPICER: "They may have been phony in the past, but it's very real now."—via @MSNBC pic.twitter.com/PDt1Q8hrbp — Kyle Griffin (@kylegriffin1) March … Continue reading

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The Narcissist In Chief

That Trump said this is both shocking and completely in character (boldface mine): Weeks after a U.S. Navy SEAL was killed in a covert mission in Yemen, Trump has resisted accepting responsibility for authorizing the mission and the subsequent death … Continue reading

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Some Thoughts On Il Trumpe’s Speech

In no particular order: In many ways, this was just a typical Republican speech: use Democratic language to push Republican goals. Except for… …VOICE, which is supposed to focus on crime by illegal immigrants. This is no different than what … Continue reading

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The Democratic Party Is Failing To Demobilize Its Base. This Is Good.

No, demobilize wasn’t a typo. Traditionally, after winning elections, Democratic officials, apparatchiks, and strongly-aligned pundits go out of their way to demobilize rank-and-file Democrats. One way is to claim much of what they campaigned on is impossible to achieve. Another … Continue reading

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The Right Always Told Us Tyranny Would Arrive Via FEMA…

…but it turns out it was the Customs and Border Patrol we should have been afraid of: If Trump is trying to convince people to not leave the country, this would be a good way to do it.

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