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a little bit of a recap and a question of post-break-up metamour relationships

I mentioned in a comment to Ginny that Lora repeatedly said to Jon in chat something like “I didn’t go apeshit you dumped me and threw me out of my home. 1,996 more words


Factually Wrong: Fear of Communism

Bernie Sanders may have feared that under Communism he’d lose his home and his savings, and be forced to labor eternally for meager wages. If so, he must have had a fairly rosy idea of what Communism entails. 70 more words


Unexamined Assumptions: Blacks in the Confederate Army

There are two assumptions in this meme:

  1. The black confederates were a representative sample, rather than a tiny minority.
  2. The black confederates wanted to serve under confederate colors.
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Viral 'Mexican 4th of July' video turns the tables on cultural appropriation

A hilarious new video asks, “What if Mexicans celebrated the 4th of July the way Americans celebrate Cinco de Mayo?”

The skit takes a lighthearted but poignant look at the way Americans appropriate Mexican culture under the guise of celebration, while rewriting history in the process. 85 more words


Ignoring facts doesn't make them false just forgotten

I am reluctant to write about this topic because the subject of the Confederate flag along with some other recent events have generated more anger and rudeness online than I have ever seen. 968 more words


This has been a really bad week for America as several more nails were driven into her coffin. And these were very large nails indeed… 922 more words