Humanity, Not Quite Ready for Civilization: Enemy-Making, Resistance is Everything

Part IV in a series that explores whether humanity is ready for Civilization. Click these links to read Part I, Part II and Part III.   Enemies. Imagine a world without them. Yeah, that’s usually how most genocides start. … Have you ever noticed that humans seem to need enemies? How, even in relatively peaceful […]

The Tennessee Shooting Proves Conservative Hypocrisy On Domestic Terrorism

On Thursday, a gunman opened fire on a military recruiting center with an assault rifle, then traveled a few miles down the road, crashed his car through a gate at a Naval Reserve center in Tennessee, and killed 4 Marines. As soon as the shooter’s name was released, the angry rhetoric began about how we […]

Humanity, Not Quite Ready for Civilization: Part I

Despite such advancements as the particle collider and Lean Cuisines (not to mention Steak-umms), humanity, it seems, is not quite ready for Civilization. In fact, I am beginning to realize that Civilization is only now just being born. … Last summer, my young daughter and I sat on the steps of a local community pool, […]

Oklahoma Lawmakers Want To Ban High School AP History Courses

Oh Oklahoma, it seems like there’s a competition going on in red states to see who can come up with the most ridiculous legislation, and you just have to get in on the action. Just recently, lawmakers introduced bills to protect gay “conversion” therapy and allow discrimination against LGBT people in the name of religious […]

The KKK Pathetically Claims “White Genocide” Exists

Racist billboards, espousing “white pride,” have been popping up in some Southern states recently, most notably in Alabama and Arkansas. A billboard in Harrison, Arkansas shows a photo of a very sad white girl, holding a puppy, and reads “It’s NOT Racist to love Your People,” the word love replaced with a red heart. That ad […]

F–K THE F–KING RED LINE: And here’s why…

In case you missed it, California drew a RED LINE in the sand this week.  The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals upheld the ban on foie gras.  Which is great news for consumable waterfowl everywhere.  But just ask last year’s Christmas goose how it feels about that. Think about it for a minute. … […]