Category Archives: Claire

and you wanna be a victim, why?!??

ToDaZeD things that ain’t a’gonna work Culture; being defined as, the way we do things around here. American culture has changed “with the times” — “the times” not necessarily being the wisest of arbiters. In honor cultures, men maintain their honor by responding to insults, slights, and violations of rights by self-help violence. yanno, duels [...]

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It’s a Culture – Not A Costume!!

You Raaaacists!! by Paddy O’Furniture & Pat McGroin PubCrawls.com is under fire for selling a “Drunk Lives Matter” t-shirt for St. Patrick’s Day. The parody shirt, which is also being sold on Amazon, has been called “offensive” and “scary.” …“For people of color it’s already scary enough to see masses of drunk white people roaming [...]

ToDaZeD Quote of Teh Day

discuss “Unless we keep the barbarian virtues, gaining the civilized ones will be of little avail.” — Theodore Roosevelt

Lest Anyone Was Cornfuzzzed

Take A Stand!! A Bull Market is a financial market of a group of securities in which prices are rising or are expected to rise. Bull markets are characterized by optimism, investor confidence and expectations that strong results should continue. Bull Market :: Good A Bear Market is a condition in which securities prices fall [...]

Again I Say…

Department of Redundancy Department aaaand yet another try from the CA Legisthieves to dump the idea that the .gov can dictate what time it is and then change it around for no good reason twice a year. Here’s the sensible, ProggieLogyk™ argument for keeping the changes: “Let’s just not ignore the fact that people are [...]

ToDaZeD NewSpeak

Irony Is Dead Edition EMOTIONAL LABOR – noun: the exertion of energy for the purpose of addressing people’s feelings making people comfortable, or living up to social expectations Yeah… like when someone gets all panty-twisted about a microagression? or doesn’t show up for work and you gotta do their damjob cuz they’re having a Special [...]

A Day Without Womyn: I’m goin’ with it!

so long as I can choose which womyn… Bringing people together… “A Day Without a Woman,” whose organizers include Women’s March co-chairs Tamika Mallory, Carmen Perez and Linda Sarsour, is taking place in solidarity with the International Women’s Strike*, which has partners in over 50 countries. We recall Carmen Perez, co-founder of Justice League NYC [...]

ToDaZeD CA *facepalm*

you paid for it! Sukkah! There I am, driving along I80 [the freeway going E/W thru Teh Sac [Sacramento CA - our state’s raggedy-arse capital] — enJOYing the green and the water everywhere. And I do mean everywhere — a rare and glorious sight in CA in recent years. And what do I see? One [...]

ToDaZeD srsly?

Logyc does not translate? A Mexican congressman went to great lengths — and heights — Wednesday to illustrate why he believes that President Trump’s controversial U.S.-Mexico border wall is “unnecessary” and “totally absurd.” So a congressman from one country is workin’ real hard to demonstrate his outrage that another country will not allow the congressman’s [...]