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Eli Horowitz
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The age of dichotomies
Everybody and their mother has a dichotomy that they think describes our age: red states vs. blue states, the 99% vs. the 1%, Wall Street vs. Main Street, Islam vs. Christianity (if you're a lunatic), SJWs vs. "classical" liberals, fascists vs. anti-fascist...

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Profiles in courage; profiles in cowardice
It's stuff like this that makes me proud to be a liberal . "On Monday, anti-racist protesters in Durham, North Carolina pulled down a statue dedicated to the 'unknown soldiers' who fought to defend slavery, which was adorned with 'a seal engraved with "The ...

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Take your "unity" and shove it into your rectum, you filthy halfwit
Well, it took them a while, but the people at the Public Discourse are finally pretending to believe that racism is a problem. Adam Seagrave , for instance, now realizes that racism is a pretty major cause of disunity, leading him to reach this rather bizar...

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Weekly webcomic: all he's missing is the armband

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Well...yeah
I always thought that this was obvious, but I guess it wasn't - or, at least, not so obvious that the MIT Technology Review didn't feel it was worth saying. "I have a theory that much recent tech development and innovation over the last decade or so has an ...

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More Republican Nazi links!
Oh - did you think we were done with these posts? No, no. We'll never be done with these posts, because I won't live long enough to see the day when the right wing in this country isn't full of Nazis and Nazi sympathizers. Al Qaeda, the Taliban, ISIS... ......

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Well, that was premature
Sigh. I should know by now not to declare any kind of end to stupidity . "[W]hen it comes to the ethics of actions, such as the decision to terraform Mars, we should ask: What sort of person would do that—a virtuous or vicious one?" See what I mean? First I...

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Today in stupid questions
First up in stupidity, Rod Dreher notes that some people tore down a Confederate statue and then asks: "What would these people say if a mob of pro-life zealots tore down an abortion clinic, in which pro-lifers believe something akin to murder takes place e...

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Art in a rich world is a Dark Tower
Time to make some enemies: not only do I not like George RR Martin , I don't like Stephen King. And it's not just me, either. Go see The Dark Tower and you might start to feel the same way . "It's the worst Stephen King adaptation because it's the most Step...

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Republican Nazism links!
I wonder if people thought I was exaggerating the last time I did one of these . If so, I wonder if any of those people now realize that I was serious. Contrition this is not I know that Trump belatedly mouthed some appropriate words the other day. Pay no a...
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