Fred Builds A Strawman
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Fred On Everything | Scurrilous Commentary by Fred Reed My question to white nationalists: What do you recommend doing with, about, for, or to the tens of millions of legal Latinos? What specifically, and how do you propose doing it? … Continue reading

Pencils? Why Not Give Powderpuffs A Try?
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The Tepid Trumper – Taki’s Magazine Even the target if both attacks, Pamela Geller, has forgiven Trump for that one. So has Mercer, who told me via email, “Trump has been learning on the fly…. He made up for Garland, … Continue reading

The Writer Donald Trump Jr. Supposedly “Plagiarized From” Was the Writer Who Wrote Donald Trump Jr.’s Speech
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There’s a cribbed passage in Donald Trump Jr.’s speech, too — but it’s not that simple – The Washington Post Given that the Trump campaign spent most of the day Tuesday rebutting accusations that Melania Trump had duplicated passages from Michelle Obama’s … Continue reading

Oh, Good Lord
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Melania Trump Strikes a Blow to Outdated Seventies Feminism | PJ Media NOTE:  I wrote the following immediately after Melania Trump’s speech last night but pulled it from publication when I learned of the allegations of plagiarism by her (and/or … Continue reading

Concealing Our Liberties
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8 Helpful Tips for Defending Yourself Against Multiple Attackers | PJ Media This article is about what to do if you are unarmed, and you are confronted by multiple attackers. Before anyone writes me “Get a gun! Get a gun!,” … Continue reading

Yeah, Sure, I Believe That
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Sheriff: Deputies asked not to dine at Sedro-Woolley restaurant | KOMO Through an interpreter, the owners of Lucky Teriyaki told KOMO News that they’ve received death threats online and over the phone. A language barrier appears to have lead to … Continue reading

Squirrels, Acorns, and Scott Adams
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Cop Killers Versus Racists | Scott Adams’ Blog But today we see in the polls that the candidates are effectively tied. What changed? The biggest change is not the FBI’s decision on Clinton’s email scandal, although that is clearly part … Continue reading

Apopogy or No, Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hates Donald Trump – Deal With It
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » DANIEL DREZNER: Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has crossed way, way over the line: The Supreme Court … I cannot see any possible defense of what Ginsburg did, given that she violated Canon 5 of the … Continue reading

Go Ahead: Just Try to “Persuade” Your Blood Sugar That It Isn’t Too Low
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The Persuasion Diet | Scott Adams’ Blog Dieting is a bad idea because it treats weight as a function of what you do. The idea is that if you do less of the bad stuff – eating cake, for example … Continue reading

Chattering Class Gotta Chatter
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Report: Trump ’95 Percent’ Likely to Tap Mike Pence as VP – Breitbart Presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump is “95 percent” likely to pick Indiana Gov. Mike Pence as his running mate, according to the Washington Times. Sources close to … Continue reading

Kumbaya, My Ass
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ISIS Envy in Dallas | PJ Media What country is this?  What world? The world that our Ruling Class and its Ruling Party have made for us, Roger. The truth was clear and it was truly ugly and depressing:  the … Continue reading

When Scott Adams Is Bad, He Is Very Bad
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The FBI, Credibility, and Government | Scott Adams’ Blog For example, I think laws regarding abortion are most credible when they are agreeable to the majority of women, no matter what the majority of men think. Imagine an abortion-related law … Continue reading

Senatorial Hot Gas
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Senate GOP leader: Release Clinton’s FBI interview | TheHill Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) wants Hillary Clinton’s interview with the FBI made public as GOP lawmakers demand more information on the investigation into her private email server. “It’s pretty … Continue reading

Family Trouble
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Trump’s son-in-law under fire from family – POLITICO But Kushner’s relatives are angry about his decision to invoke their grandparents’ story as Holocaust survivors. “I have a different take­away from my Grandparents’ experience in the war,” Marc Kushner, a New … Continue reading

Shocker: Obama Employee Absolves Obama Employee of Wrongdoing
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EXCLUSIVE: Security Source Details Bill Clinton Maneuver to Meet Loretta Lynch | | Observer The source has decades of experience providing security to government officials. The source spoke to the Observer for 20 minutes and answered follow-up questions via text … Continue reading

Yeah, I’m Absolutely Sure There Won’t Be a Conservative Third Party Candidate (That Will Be Anything Other Than Impotent and Irrelevant)
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Full commitment: RNC takes bold new step towards embracing Trump « Hot Air Anyway. Odds that Trump will be ousted in Cleveland with the RNC now joining him in a mutual thumbs-up: Zero, down from one percent yesterday. Exit question: … Continue reading

Another Hand-Wringing, Quacking Hack Dispensing “Wisdom”
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Everything Is Broken | City Journal Donald Trump’s presidential campaign was built on cynicism. Trump has made a virtue out of ignorance, convincing many Americans that the president doesn’t need to know what he’s doing in order to govern effectively. … Continue reading

Yawn
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Q-Poll: Clinton Up by 8 In Florida, But Tied with Trump in Ohio and… Pennsylvania That Ohio and Penny are close is good news, but it’s more or less impossibe for Trump to win without Florida, even making some generous … Continue reading

The Religion Is Settled!
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Iranian Cleric: ‘Improperly’ Dressed Iranian Women Cause Climate Change A senior Iranian cleric from Isfahan, Iran, said “immorality” among young Iranian women, stemming from dressing “improperly,” is resulting in climate change and causing the rivers and dams in Iran to … Continue reading

DHS: Americans should disarm to stop homegrown terrorism
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As always in the wake of events like Orlando, everyone and their dog seems to want to “open a dialog” so we can discuss “sensible” Gun Control. Well… fine. I’m game: I predict that it’ll be a short, albeit loud, … Continue reading

Donald Trump: First Woman President?
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American Power: A General Election Focused on Gender (VIDEO) Clinton’s speech the other night was a little much. I mean, sure, the first woman nominee of a major party in U.S. history. It’s a big deal. But the Democrats just … Continue reading

The Public Intellectual as Bullshit Factory
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The Rich Hippie Paradox | The American Conservative And that generation of Koreans, including my wife’s family — they have these incredible virtues about family and saving and hard work. And they don’t really care that much about human rights, … Continue reading

A Much of Muchness
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Trump: Man of Science? | Scott Adams Blog Is Clinton really the safer choice for the world compared to Trump? There is no reliable way to know. It is irrational to believe you can know which candidate would be less … Continue reading

A Copious Helping of Musical Bullshit
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The 5 Most Overrated Male Musicians, Part Two | PJ Media Kathy Shaidle has an occasional moment or two, but this is not one of them. Her list of the most overrated?  Here you go (in ascending order, from bottom … Continue reading

Chromosomes Don’t Lie, But People Sure Do
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Teen Male Identifying as Transgender Defeats High School Girls in Track | PJ Media High school girls in Alaska do not appreciate losing track and field events to a biological male, even if he identifies as a girl. This year … Continue reading

Useless In the Eyes of Whom?
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AI will create ‘useless class’ of human, predicts bestselling historian | Technology | The Guardian Even so, jobless humans are not useless humans. In the US alone, 93 million people do not have jobs, but they are still valued. Harari, … Continue reading

A Platform For…Nothing
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Here’s A Platform Donald Trump And Paul Ryan Can Agree On Donald Trump’s signature issues can be incorporated in a GOP platform in a way that permits party unity and an election victory in November. Nobody cares about party platforms, … Continue reading

Water, Water Everywhere, Part 2
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Then: The Great Lakes are drying up! Climate change! We’re all gonna die! Now: The Great Lakes are at record highs! We’re all gonna die! If they couldn’t talk out of both sides of their mouths, they couldn’t say anything … Continue reading

538 Witch’s Brouhahahahahahaha…
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‘Normal America’ Is Not A Small Town Of White People | FiveThirtyEight But that sense that the normal America is out there somewhere in a hamlet where they can’t pronounce “Acela” is misplaced. In fact, it’s not in a small … Continue reading

A Passel of Putzes
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Here are a few items for the delectation of anyone not riveted to the NY primary results. (For my sins, I live in NY, but I’m hardly riveted. On the GOP side the result is a given, and on the … Continue reading

Daily Bullshit
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Sex and climate change Long BS short, the future of the species is in danger because of dreaded climate change. In animals — by which the so-called experts almost certainly mean mammals — sperm count drops with increased temperature. That’s … Continue reading

Little People
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In A Word, ‘Duh’ in [Market-Ticker] Again, given the evidence how can any so-called medical “professional” dish out disproved claims? And by the way, the 2015 “dietary guidelines” published by the US?  They still (intentionally) omit the above. So here’s the question to you: Why … Continue reading

Wut?
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The Panama Papers Actually Reflect Pretty Well on Capitalism – Bloomberg View It shouldn’t. What we’ve seen from the papers so far is not so much an indictment of global capitalism as an indictment of countries that have weak institutions … Continue reading

Full Pot Discovers Full Kettle – Blackness Ensues
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Will Trump Clinch The GOP Nomination Before The Convention? | FiveThirtyEight Any pundit giving confident answers to these questions is full of it… “Full of it” is a pretty fair depiction of almost the entirety of 538’s coverage of the … Continue reading

Yeah, Trump Just Has It So Easy
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Trump Attack Ads Are Finally Popping Up, But They Might Be Too Late | FiveThirtyEight Of course, Trump isn’t just being attacked — he’s on the offensive, too. His candidate committee has been running ads in Ohio targeting Kasich, whom … Continue reading

And Sometimes Scott Adams Spouts Gibberish
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Donald Trump – Con Man | Scott Adams Blog And he doesn’t apologize or correct himself. If you are not trained in persuasion, Trump looks stupid, evil, and maybe crazy. If you understand persuasion, Trump is pitch-perfect most of the … Continue reading

Hot Gas Watch
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Super Doomsday: How will we know tonight if we’re on our way to a brokered convention? « Hot Air It all depends on Florida and Ohio, right? Actually, I think it’s more accurate at this point to say “it all … Continue reading

I Almost Forgot To Mention This – Because It’s So Trivial
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The Risk I Will Not Take – Bloomberg View As the race stands now, with Republicans in charge of both Houses, there is a good chance that my candidacy could lead to the election of Donald Trump or Senator Ted … Continue reading

What a Deceptive Headline Looks Like
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GERMANY BANS SAUSAGES: Pork banned in cafes and schools to ‘not offend refugees’ | World | News | Daily Express An increasing number of public canteens, child daycare centres and schools have stopped serving sausages, bacon and ham over religious … Continue reading