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You Can Do Both! Protest and then ...

Today, students around the country are walking out of schools to demand common sense gun laws.

I have lost count of how many times I have heard people say some version of “What they really need to be doing is… 430 more words

Gun Reform / Gun Violence

Fallacy Database

  1. Begging the Question: “Some cats and dogs can climb very well,” said Animal Planet. However climbing should be done by squirrels because squirels can climb fast.
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Week 3

Star Wars: Awful Movies Made to Sell Pseudo-Sci-Fi Swag to Poseurs

The Star Wars franchise has always been much more than cinema, but part of a large scale marketing campaign to sell an endless trove of collectible junk. 865 more words


Twitter Abortion: A Response To Tomlinson

Note:  This was composed in response to an article in RawStory about a viral series of Tweets written by hopeful writer Patrick S. Tomlinson, @stealthygeek… 1,335 more words

Notes On The Collapse

Mythology of Fear

This won’t take long.

Let’s assume that you, dear Reader, buy into some of my wild mystical blather here. The one thing you are going to run into again and again is the Straw Man attack. 146 more words


Another example of why FoxNews makes me sad (or want to vomit, depending on the day)

I’ve used a fair number of Facebook posts to vent my frustrations about the methods that FoxNews uses (intentionally or otherwise), to paint pictures of the world that aren’t true. 928 more words

How I See The World