Eliminating Obesity…Or Making a Dent

Folks that have never watched Alex Jones will nevertheless be aware of the oft-memed cry “they are putting chemicals in the water! They are turning the freaking frogs gay!” Even if you have not seen this meme, you will at least be aware that there exists, somewhere out there, crazy people who think that the…

Winners, Losers and Links

Winners MIC – US expanding weapons it will send to Ukraine. Border Jumpers – Team Biden not slowing anything down. Stat online said number of Cubans crossing is 1% of their total population. Online warriors – The Disinfo board crashed and burned in 22 days. They will try again and by other means. Losers Theater…

Poor Canada: A Review of “Ending Bigly, Eh?”

Poor Canada. By accident of geography and population, it has been doomed to be a resource extraction scheme masquerading as a country, with an essentially superfluous high IQ population under the misapprehension that they are free men possessed of traditional Anglo-Saxon liberties and not temporarily elevated chattel of a latifundium. The thing about primary production…

To Understand Ukraine, Read 85 Days In Slavyansk

The Current Thing is the war in Ukraine. Maybe not the most current thing pending Roe v. Wade, but the full force of propaganda is an ongoing pressure campaign. One of the features of this propaganda campaign is that nothing happened in Ukraine until Putin decided to invade. Quick online searches reveal what a fraud…

Winners, Losers and Links

Winners Russia – Ruble keeps gaining and the fight in Ukraine slowly goes its way. Potential big loss is the nat gas market in Europe if LNG ports can ramp up for American gas. Pro-life advocates – Little effect on midterm polling so this may embolden red state governments to set into place severe restrictions….

Against Gray Mirror and in Favor of Political Action

Submitted by Withered Rose Albeit expressed in earlier writings, namely in Unqualified Reservations, Yarvin makes his most serious criticism of any political action in Gray Mirror of the Nihilist Prince. At the core of his argument is the contention that any and all political action only strengthens the very regime a dissident would aim to…

Hellraiser, and male and female id

The structural simplicity of the horror genre has always provided a sort of narrative budget to explore other ideas. When you have a fairly straightforward arc from establishment – spooky stuff – reveal – fight – conclusion, there is plenty of space to tell an implicit story on top of the surface level plot. The…

Winners, Losers and Links

Winners The Unborn – Depending on how the pressure campaign goes, the unborn might enjoy the chance to feel the sun on their faces. Chaos Enjoyers – Roe v. Wade going away could bring on protests and mostly peaceful riots. It is an election year. Unvaxxed – More Pfizer docs are out and the news…

Call Corporate Bluffs

The mouse was trapped. Many writers used a variety of plays on mouse and punishment for the actions of Gov. DeSantis in Florida and his actions against Disney. Like so often in our political commentary world, the focus was on a Republican using state power to change the economic conditions for a corporation. This is…

A Warm Welcome To A Cold Reality

Submitted by Caleb Caudell The sexual revolution promised freedom and pleasure. It shackled the self to ruinous desire. Moral climate follows changes on the ground. And plates had been shifting for a long time. The sexual revolution wasn’t a starting point, but rather the culmination of a series of social disruptions brought by technological and…