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Episode 962: The Second Law of Thermodynamics

“The dead sheriff was standing over me with a gun, and I woke up here.”

Paul Stoddard is missing, again. The Leviathans desecrated his grave a couple weeks ago, with the vague intention of dragging the corpse out of the ground and interrogating it, and when they cracked the coffin, they found the dead man grinning at them in a frozen, ghastly moment of post-mortem mirth.

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Violet Welles

Episode 956: The Way We Feel

“The mark has something to do with the way we feel!”

Well, the first thing that you need to know about the way we feel is that we can’t help it.

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Sam Hall

Listen To Someone Who Knows Something About The Shitgibbon's Mentor

Masha Gessen knows from vicious fascist dictators.  Here’s what she has to say under the headline “Autocracy: Rules for Survival“:

I have lived in autocracies most of my life, and have spent much of my career writing about Vladimir Putin’s Russia.

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Politics

Donald Trump: Fascist

I can’t think of another way to describe him after this* :

Donald Trump suggested canceling the election Thursday and granting himself the presidency.

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Republican Knavery

Brexit-related death and decline: a rant

The day after the UK voted to leave the European Union I posted my opinion to the effect that many people would die as a direct result… 2,076 more words

Counting the votes

A quote for the day:

It is enough that the people know there was an election. The people who cast the votes decide nothing. The people who count the votes decide everything.

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Election 2016