Category Archives: Terrorism

If a Democrat Had Done This: The Matt Shea Domestic Terrorism Edition

In the era of Il Trumpe, I realize it’s trite to point this out, but we have yet another instance where the press reaction to Republican malfeasance is muted compared to the reaction a Democrat would receive. We go to … Continue reading

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How Bigotry Is Making Us Less Safe

Spencer Ackerman commits journalism, and describes how a culture of ‘fear’–which seems a polite term for bigoted suspicion–is convincing Muslim agents and analysts to leave the FBI. Needless to say, this is very stupid. One of the reasons the FBI … Continue reading

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Five Armed Terrorists Have An Eighty Percent Chance Of Breaching TSA Security

And I mean all five of them, not just one of them. There have been a spate of articles about how long it takes to get through TSA airport security. But what’s amazing–in a bad way–is how bad it is … Continue reading

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We Are A Chickensh-t Nation

In a very interesting article by Philip Bump arguing that the Clinton-Sanders race is very close, this graphic was interesting: If we assume that roughly 30 percent are either Democrats or Republicans, with independents comprising the remaining forty percent of … Continue reading

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When Seditious Conspiracists Become Terrorists

Or at least intimidators. From the Oregon Cowliphate (boldface mine): Fear of the militants occupying the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge and roaming the communities of Burns and Hines sits like a heavy winter fog over the area. More than a … Continue reading

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The Phrase You’re Looking For Is ‘Seditious Conspiracist’

Regarding the radical paramilitants who have taken over a federal bird sanctuary in Oregon to defend arsonists and poachers (and whose supporters have issued death threats for months against the local sheriff for not using his Mythical Constitutional Sheriff Superpowers), … Continue reading

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Maybe BLM and Occupy Should Have Armed Themselves?

Once again, right wing insurgent groups are using the threat of violence in an attempt to influence government policy, this time in Oregon. We will, as we have done before, refer to Comrade Thers: Anyway, what we have here is … Continue reading

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