Category Archives: Resistance Rebellion And Death

We Are Not Free During an Out of Control Pandemic

In light of the recent Supreme Court decision to allow sectarian dogma to override pandemic regulations, this observation about de facto freedom during the pandemic seems relevant (boldface mine): Here’s a question for all red-blooded liberty-loving American patriots: Who has … Continue reading

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Prosecute Those Around Trump

Over at the Nation, Jeet Heer argues the pros and cons of prosecuting Trump. While he comes down on the side of prosecuting Trump, my inclination is to let the state criminal proceedings continue: I think we’ll be pleasantly surprised … Continue reading

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“Defund the Police” Isn’t a Crisis, It’s an Opportunity

One that the left is frittering away. At some point, I’ll have to write some posts about what the the left has done wrong in advancing its agenda. If you don’t believe the left hasn’t made any mistakes, then, other … Continue reading

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Joy in the District

Observed at the corner of 16th and P Streets NW, Dupont Circle, D.C.: I doubt the media will be asking conservatives why they think most cities in the U.S. on Saturday acted like we had just blown up the Death … Continue reading

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Disordered in the White House

Last night, we watched a president publicly undergo narcissistic break. While lots of people are familiar through experience and popular culture with sociopathy and so have witnessed it (e.g., bullying), fewer have seen public displays by a narcissist, after his … Continue reading

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Kind of Stunned into Silence

Right now, my heart isn’t into writing a bunch of HAWT TAEKS. Hopefully, later today, we’ll get some good news and Biden will win. There are a bunch of inchoate thoughts roaming around in my mind about how Democrats could … Continue reading

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Recognizing–and Stopping–Republican Nihilism

That’s what today is ultimately about. Leaving aside how Republican COVID-19 Surrender Monkeys have giving up fighting the pandemic–and their lies about why they should do so (it’s literally existential)–there’s a larger phenomenon at play (boldface mine): The Republican Party’s … Continue reading

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Polls and the Republican Judiciary’s Electoral Mulligan

Over the last couple weeks, a fair number of Professional Politics Knowers have opined that rank-and-file Dems are being a bit silly in their worries that the polls are overstating Biden’s lead over Trump. That particular bit of ‘wisdom’ is … Continue reading

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Ever Wonder

Observed at the corner of 15th and Church Streets NW, Dupont Circle, D.C.:

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The Bullshit Inflection Point

Many moons ago, I noted that narcissists create an environment of lies, which ultimately results in some people desperately needing to tell someone, anyone the truth: There’s a reason–when you have a narcissist as a boss, you live in a … Continue reading

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