The perfect metaphor for fiscal conservatism Update: January 11, 2019 CBS reports: GoFundMe “Trump Wall” campaign to refund all donors after falling short of $1 billion goal The refund announcement came a […]
Marry Christmas from Scholars & Rogues
Christmas in New York Photos by Greg Thow, Denver Digital Photography…
NFL’s “most hated players ever”: is “hate” code for racism?
Many of the league’s “most hated players” have committed no crime worse than being black. I just tripped over a story at 24/7 Sports entitled The NFL’s Most Hated Players Ever, Ranked. I […]
Happy Thanksgiving from the staff of Scholars & Rogues.
Why Tulsa’s bid to attract the “creative class” is doomed
“Nobody wants to live in Dogpatch.” The city of Tulsa is offering an interesting new program it hopes will attract “digital nomads” and other members of the creative class.
The AR15 is a military weapon
The only functional difference between an M4, and M16, and an AR15-style rifle is automatic fire on the military weapons. But the military trains its members to us semi-automatic fire, making rate-of-fire a distinction without a difference.
Vote Democratic as if lives depend on it, because they probably do
Donald claimed the mantle of a “nationalist” last night in Texas. He’s called his political opponents criminals and a mob. This is fascist rhetoric, and the only chance we have to stop America’s tilt toward fascism (short of violence) is voting in the Democratic Party everywhere.
Donald Trump is still a fascist – Part Four
Kevin Passmore’s definition of fascism has ten characteristics split across five main areas. Donald matches or partially matches all of the characteristics.
Sick of the NFL’s racist behavior? Here are 7 things you can do.
It isn’t just the fake God & Country crowd that’s pissed. And they shouldn’t be the only ones raising hell. A lot of noise is being made about NFL fans boycotting the […]
Choose your own America – ideals, or blood and soil?
What version of America will you choose this November: a tolerant, democratic America that is governed by laws and strives to live up to its ideals, or a bigoted, authoritarian America where the laws don’t apply to everyone and fascist nationalism becomes the new ideal?