Donald Trump, Politics, Rants

Why Are Conservatives Such Whiny Snowflakes, Pt. II: No Criticism, Not Even From Within

I guess when it comes to being a president named Donald Trump, everyone gets a trophy!

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Fiction, Gay and Lesbian stuff, Rants

Is Sherlock Holmes an “alpha male?”

Holmes isn’t interested in courting a merry gang of inferiors, be they guys or gals. He certainly doesn’t want to convince some woman that she’s stupid unless she gives up her thinly-scripted life to follow him. He likes his women like he likes his adversaries—cunning, challenging, rare …. and equal!

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Education, Healthcare, Politics, Rants

why we all need to pay for schools

You’ll be spending your last few precious moments drinking poo blood, all because you were too lazy to pay taxes to help educate the generations that followed you.

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Politics, Rants

“Why Do Conservatives Hate Free Speech?” Part II

Rather than relish the opportunity to open up a debate on the nature of his hat, rather even than call over a manager to complain, this 22-year-old Trump fan straight up called the cops and got these employees suspended. Whatever happened to the free marketplace of ideas?

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Politics, Rants

Will the NRA and Gun Rights Activists lose a major portion of white voters and Republican politicians if blacks become armed?

This is a blog post dedicated to white gun owners who quiver in fear that any kind of gun control laws, no matter how meek and mild, might be implemented. Your fears may soon be coming to fruition! And to explain why, first let me start with this slightly dated clip from The Daily Show: […]

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Politics, Rants

Why are conservatives such whiny snowflakes who hate free speech and want to limit the free market?

Conservatives seem to be constantly griping and complaining about all kinds of slights and perceived injustices. Some of them even actively try to shout down voices that they disagree with on issues of, gasp, social justice, or even who simply hurt their feelings.

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Celebrities, Movies, Rants

Rachel Dolezal’s kid is amazing!

Inexplicably, and without wanting the fame, Dolezal has found herself in the public eye as cultural enemy number one, a person who has done one of the rarest things you can do in our polarized society, where everyone who isn’t us is either a hipster or a culture warrior, a racist or a SJW, a misogynist or a feminazi: she’s managed to offend everyone.

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Rants

What is the relationship between language, society, and culture?

I started writing a quick response to this question on Quora, but somehow it turned into a full essay. Let me know if I got it right in the comments. What is the relationship between language, society, and culture? Language can bind people together like nothing else, even if it is imposed from one culture […]

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Rants

When I Can’t Just Get Out My Little Red Book the Minute That You Said Goodbye Because I Can’t Remember What It’s Called

I am just loving this photo posted by Blue Reflective Surface (@Metafrantic) over on Twitter. Besides the fact that I often have moments when I can’t remember any proper nouns, be they of authors or best friends, I also appreciate any categorization system that puts Crazy Love You and The Da Vinci Code into the […]

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Rants

The L.A. Fires Prove It: Google Maps Has No Idea What a Map Legend Is.

Google provides no help at all to those near today’s L.A. fires who might want to understand whether the symbol near their home means they are in imminent danger of dying from toxic fumes, are safe and sound, or are on fire right now.

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