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We owe it to him, after all

Along about 2012, when Mitt Romney (aka Mittens) was running for President against Barack Obama (aka the Kenyan Marxist Usurper), I noted several times that it seemed to me as if Mittens was running a campaign predicated no so much on the philosophy that he was the best man for the job as the idea that he was… 342 more words

Rough, manly sport, part 5

I’ve written many times before about my own ambivalent relationship with football. And, as we enter the second week of the regular season, my enthusiasm for my Seahawks is high after our great opening game, but my deep misgivings about the league and the institution have me at a low, and not just because of the case that everyone has been talking about this week. 1,243 more words

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Oh! That explains it!

I’ve mentioned before that I used to be active on Queernet, which was run as both a Usenet group and a mailing list. And because I posted and/or replied to other people’s posts on there a lot, I more than occasionally got hate mail. 636 more words

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Today on Tommy T's Obsession with the Freeperati - ISIS crisis edition

Morning, good people – no rest for the easily nauseated, so let’s turn the blowers way up and crack open some stinking storage drums of Freepitude! 2,130 more words

Stupid Republican Tricks

Coffee is going to throw anti-GMO crowd into a tizzy

With the recent announcement of the sequencing of the plant Coffea canephora the Luddite segment of the food movement will face a real dilemma. Can you see how? 265 more words

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Don't eat chemicals!

I haven’t ridiculed popular nutrition/diet sources for a while so I guess it’s time. I’ll start with this one, as usual from one of the worst sources of woo, HuffPo’s Healthy Living section (why do I keep reading HuffPo, not only are most of their articles stupid (and I am a leftie but like truth) their HTML and Javascript constantly destroy my browser). 508 more words

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