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Thoughts On The Sh*tty Man Witch-Hunt & Bro-Bashing

‘The Crucible’ Was Written by a CIS-Het White Male, so it’s Invalid

You may have heard of “The Shitty Media Men List”. When the revelations about overwhelmingly GoodThink Liberal Men Who Were Slimy Sexual Predators began to gather steam, the list was put together anonymously by Moira Donegan. She claims this was the first attempt “at solving what has seemed like an intractable problem: how women can protect ourselves from sexual harassment and assault.” For someone with such an awesome command of Google Docs, I’m surprised she hasn’t heard of “Lawyers” or “The Second Amendment.” As to that last, perhaps her ignorance can be forgiven, as she seems to live in a deep-blue enclave of civility and concern for the rights of the oppressed where exercising one’s right to self-defense is severely restricted. I could be mistaken.

The Kevin Spacey Story: Now One of 2017’s Most Acclaimed Movies

Year End Top Ten Lists: Authentic Glimpses into the Zeitgeist or Self-Congratulatory Liberal Circle Jerk? You Decide.

Speaking of throwing off your chains… it’s important to recognize how powerful film and television are at creating the functional mythos of our time. They are being overtaken by social media/web sources, but the effect is similar: A story is told repeatedly that supposedly explains the true workings of the world – think of the hold the Catholic Church had on intellectual and daily life in the Middle Ages – and through repetition, it becomes accepted as defacto reality.

Cultural Dispatch from the Alamo: 2017 In Review

Why, yes, my middle name is hubris.

At Liberty Island, we’re all about breaking the worker’s paradise-friendly paradigm, so sure, why not?  Let’s do a “Year in Review” column, even though it’s only the second column of Dispatches from the Alamo… and it’s the end of the freaking year.

You know how it hurts me when you doubt me.