The Rise and Fall of the Progressive Empire
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The Stages of Grief at the Frontier – The American Interest The role of these few Roman soldiers was first and foremost one of reassurance. They could not have defended the small towns in case of a prolonged barbarian assault. … Continue reading

A Bit About the Movie Business: Why Do They Keep On Making These Godawful Films?
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These thoughts were triggered by the discussion about movies, profits, and Hollywood accounting practices. It raised the question, “Why on earth would these supposedly very smart people risk a lot of money to make progtard message pictures that end up … Continue reading

The Belly of the Beast
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This may be my last dispatch. I am called this Saturday to attend a birthday dinner for someone dear to me. The party will be held at the celebrant’s house in Burlington, Vermont. Burlington is ground zero for the Bernie … Continue reading

The Progressive Burn It All Down Strategy
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Exclusive — Leading Progressive Activist Considers Potential Emergence of Third Party Right-Left Populist Coalition – Breitbart If the political establishment in Washington continues to work against the will of the bases of both the GOP and the Democratic Party, a … Continue reading

I Suspect They Intended to Remain Silent Until the Muslims Actually Nuked Something
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Specter of nuclear terrorism draws world leaders to Washington for summit – Israel News – Jerusalem Post WASHINGTON – Last year, when an active black market for radioactive materials was uncovered in Moldova, Western governments publicly confirmed long-held private fears: … Continue reading

Shut Them All Down – The Sooner, The Better
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Growing number of small liberal arts college face closure after the Great Recession | Daily Mail Online Despite a bucolic waterfront campus on Long Island property once owned by the Vanderbilts, things have not been pretty at Dowling College. The … Continue reading

Gotta Get Out of This Place
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » IT’S AS IF THEY SEE THE CITIZENRY AS PREY: The brute force of government spending on autopilot. … It should unite them to tar and feathers, but whatever. Never mind, Jake. It’s California. I’m always … Continue reading

Words Will Never Hurt Them. Guns, On the Other Hand…
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Guns and Vultures | Monster Hunter Nation Immediately the same exact people who’d just been screeching about evil Tea Party, racist, hate monger, right wing, ciswhitehetero male phantoms, began urging calm, saying don’t jump to conclusions. It isn’t fair to … Continue reading

You Don’t Reach the Dictatorship of the Proletariat By Handing Out Kisses and Candy Bars
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The Captain’s Journal » What Gun Control Advocates Don’t Understand About Gun Owners As for the disagreeable ones over at Kos, I would respond that if you bristle at the idea of gun rights, fine.  But what you are really … Continue reading

Loretta Lynch: And Now For the New, Improved Narrative: What a Great Opportunity San Bernadino Is!
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Loretta Lynch on San Bernardino: ‘Wonderful Opportunity … to Make Changes’ :: Grabien – The Multimedia Marketplace From the comments there: To her, it IS wonderful. They are on a mission to confiscate the legal firearms in America, they are … Continue reading

Welcome to the Progressive Borg
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Why Can’t the Dems Say ‘Radical Islam’? – The Daily Beast Because “profiling” is a cardinal sin in the High Progressive Church. This is because profiling implies that we are not all exactly the same, men and women, black and … Continue reading

That Damned A=A Again
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When liberal certitudes prove false | Belmont Club Bevin pulled some of his best numbers in Kentucky’s impoverished eastern counties, where enrollment had been highest. As the polls closed, the situation reminded author Thomas Frank of his thesis in “What’s … Continue reading

American-Trained Militaries Fail Because Their Entire Premise is Based on a Delusion
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Why Do American-Trained Militaries Fail? | National Review Online Our ideals often defeat us. We want to take a backwards, tribal society, transform it into a functioning nation-state defended by a multi-ethnic army, and do so while complying fully not … Continue reading

CNN Creates “White” Black Killer Out of Whole Cloth
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The Curious Case of Oregon Shooter Chris Harper-Mercer – A Social Media Profile Shaped, Modified and Deleted… | The Last Refuge REAL IMAGE (left)  – CNN IMAGE (right) On the left is the selfie Christopher Mercer uploaded to his social … Continue reading

WaPo Buries the Trump Lede – Of Course!
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If Republicans nominate a strong conservative, it could hurt them on Election Day. A lot. – The Washington Post If we assume that there is zero percent chance of a successful third party Trump run, he has a 54 percent chance of … Continue reading

Progressipocricy
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Aaron Sorkin to Tim Cook: You’ve Got a Lot of Nerve – Hollywood Reporter If you’ve got a factory full of children in China assembling phones for 17 cents an hour, you’ve got a lot of nerve calling someone else … Continue reading

Yes, Virginia, You WILL Get What You Pay For
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Will Whites’ Pathological Altruism Mean The Death of Europe? | VDARE – premier news outlet for patriotic immigration reform Liberals are scratching their heads, trying to figure out what set off the current flood. They note that the Syrian war … Continue reading

Where have you gone, Bill De Blasio…?
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What happened? The last time we heard from the mayor of New York City, he was loudly complaining about the bitch-slapping he had just received from his erstwhile “partner,” NY Governor Andy Cuomo — but that was ages ago. Rumors … Continue reading

What Are the Ethics Of Writing Stupid, Ignorant Crap and Pretending That It Is Serious Analysis?
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What are the ethics of alien contact? – Lizzie Wade – Aeon When we meet aliens, it won’t be a friendly encounter nor a conquest: it will be a gold rush. Can we make sure it’s ethical? This is a … Continue reading

Cook: Cooking Apple In the Diversity Melting Pot
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Tim Cook says diversity is the future of Apple Tim Cook has pledged that Apple’s future won’t be as white and male as it has been in the company’s past. The CEO sat down with Mashable in advance of the … Continue reading

Burn, Baby, Burn
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DENMARK is bowing to sharia blasphemy laws with self-censorship – Walid Shoebat  Even Muslim candidates for Denmark’s general election, which is two weeks away, claim that they are being intimidated by their radical Muslim brethren who advocate for sharia law … Continue reading

Meanwhile, the “Golden” State Continues to Fall Apart
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An Engineered Drought by Victor Davis Hanson, City Journal April 2, 2015 California governor Jerry Brown had little choice but to issue a belated, state-wide mandate to reduce water usage by 25 percent. How such restrictions will affect Californians remains … Continue reading

Feminazis Want to Replace Jackson On $20 Bill With Hideous Racist Bint
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Women on 20 | Andrew Jackson | Margaret Sanger | racism The problem here is that Sanger’s entire body of work is about ten times more “problematic” than anything Andrew Jackson did. From LifeNews: In Margaret Sanger’s book, “Pivot of … Continue reading

That DHS Report About the Dangerous Sovereign Citizen Terrorists? It’s Hooey
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Two days ago I blogged about the MSM effort to hype a DHS “report” that fingered the Sovereign Citizen Movement as being a major domestic terror threat.  Some outlets even hyped it as being “bigger than ISIL:” DHS intelligence report … Continue reading

How Did Leftist Progressives Get Control of All of These In the First Place?
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Instapundit » Blog Archive » ANOTHER FRUITFUL AREA FOR CONGRESSIONAL ACTION: RIAA Accounting: Why Even Major Label Musicians Rarely Make Money From Album Sales. Play this right and you’ll not only hurt the music industry — big source of Democratic … Continue reading