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Tag Archives: Politics
WTF Wednesday: Is Imitation The Sincerest Form Of Flattery?
There’s a fine line between imitation, inspiration, impression and plagiarism, right? Nah, I’m kidding, there really isn’t. Plagiarism is straight up stealing someone else’s work and claiming it as your own. If, for example, I am preparing to do my … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2016 Election, Celebrity, Culture, Politics, Stupidity 34 Comments
WTF Wednesday: So We Agree It’s A Bad Idea For These People To Own A Gun?
Believe it or not, it took a case escalating all the way to the Supreme Court to confirm that people convicted of domestic abuse can be prevented from owning a gun. Sure, those convicted of felony domestic violence lose their … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Culture, Drama, Politics, Stupidity 16 Comments
WTF Wednesday: Bernie Who?
Competition is good. It’s important. The Democratic primaries this year were lively and covered a lot of important issues. The Republican primaries mimicked a playground in that pointless insults were hurled, people were bullied and given nasty nicknames, and no … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2016 Election, Celebrity, Culture, Politics 20 Comments
Easing Into A Cabinet Position And Remodeling Mt. Rushmore
I was in a McDonald’s recently which is very unusual, because I definitely don’t eat anything they sell. But it was convenient and I needed to kill some time, so I nursed an iced coffee for a bit. The real … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2016 Election, Business, Culture, Politics 12 Comments
WTF Wednesday: Who Says A Girl Can’t Be President?
I was nine years old when Nixon resigned. I remember my parents plopping me down in front of the TV and telling me I was seeing history. Which I really didn’t understand; I was a kid and just wanted to … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2016 Election, Business, Celebrity, Childhood, Culture, Politics, Television 16 Comments
WTF Wednesday: Why Is Everyone Worried About What’s Under Someone Else’s Dress?
This transgender bathroom situation is a wholly manufactured problem. There is an implicit social contract when we use the restroom; we assume we’re all there for the same purpose, and no need to ask for birth certificates. It never crossed … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Childhood, Culture, Drama, Irreverent, Politics, Stupidity 16 Comments
I’m having a hard time being funny today. And I’m having a hard time understanding why I’m having a hard time. Because any other day I ignore the countless hordes of people suffering and dying from war and terrorism and … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Blogging, Culture, Politics, Travel 10 Comments
A Helpful Guide To Landing Elected Office
Just as we little people must interview well in order to land a job, politicians and even The Great Trump himself have to campaign to win the job of…well, whatever it is they are going to claim to do. If politicians were subject … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged 2016 Election, Career, Irreverent, Politics, Stupidity 10 Comments