Category Archives: Creeping Incrementalism

ToDaZeD “Unintended” Consequences

you want fries with those? In the ongoing Proggie effort to make it illegal to hire people with low skill levels… Wendy’s (WEN) said that self-service ordering kiosks will be made available across its 6,000-plus restaurants in the second half of the year as minimum wage hikes and a tight labor market push up wages. [...]

ToDaZeD Air/Eloi Big Idea

passing notes in class I remember in hi-skool, my pal and I would write our notes in Elvish, from the Hobbit book. Even if the teacher caught us and threatened to read it aloud [a clear violation of private communications, albiet with a valid point about time & place] there would be No Joy there. [...]

Teh Noo Eloi

Your Betters™ Yanno Burning Man? Where hippies, hipsters and other fringies get together BFE, The Desert and rough it for a weekend, listening to music and setting stuff on fire? For the sake of Enlightenment, of course. This is “Further Future”, a “Transformational event.” Where the Super Kewl Trendsetters and “self-selected” “winners” get together in [...]

And on the Gripping Hand…

yeah, just go with it Hand One: Apple has a responsibility to protect customers’ data and privacy, Cook said, adding that Apple “will not shrink from that responsibility.” Hand Teh Other: Justice Department on Monday convinced a federal court to cancel a Tuesday hearing on whether Apple should be forced to help the FBI break [...]

Gotcher Flyin Car Right Here

where is this coming from? Follow the money™? Follow The Proggies/Fabian Socialists yearning to disempower the Proletariat/Morlocks? Whence comes the Driverless Cars movement? The original article comes from Time onine fanzine, behind a subscribers-only wall, so…. [try this linky: here — a partial article: or try glooging the title, Ready or Not, Driverless Cars Are [...]

Yer Tax $$$,$$$ at “Work”!

glaciers are an agglomeration of Special Snowflakes™ Try this on for sense: The National Science Foundation has spent more than $400,000 on a study that published scientific results on the “relationship between gender and glaciers.” The paper … concluded that “ice is not just ice,” urging scientists to take a “feminist political ecology and feminist [...]

ToDaZeD Chain Yank

MSM/Proggies [BIRM] go wild predictable “I could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot somebody, and I wouldn’t lose any voters, OK?” Trump said Immediately the crowd began to shout suggestions…

Coooomfort Turkey

ruffles feathers In 1986, Congress passed the Air Carrier Access Act, allowing service animals to fly on planes and ensuring they can’t be removed simply on the grounds that other passengers object. That turkey, or other emotional support animals, requires documentation from a mental health professional. It can’t walk about the cabin and can’t do [...]

“Safe” Spaces

IDNTTWMWYTIM Yale — yeah, that Ivy League place where most of the DC moverz-’n’-shakers originate; yeah, that Yale — has an “ Intercultural Affairs Council”. Apparently its purpose is to email students telling them what The Council doen not want them to wear for Halloween. yeah; that Halloween. … so as not to offend others. [...]

Lawyers and Insurance companies, Oh My

on Shoulda Called Saul Connell said she has been unfairly represented and that she was only suing Sean as a ‘formality’ to qualify for a homeowners insurance claim to cover her medical bills. ‘I’m no legal expert but as I understand it, in Connecticut, it’s not possible to name an insurance company in a suit [...]