Category Archives: Creeping Incrementalism

“Just You Remember!!!”

where’ve I heard this before… Social Justice Kittehs

Punctuation Matters

ToDaZeD CA *facepalm* Today is The 2014 Great California ShakeOut! At 10:18am, we are told to practice Duck Cover and Hold: or Duckcomma Cover and Hold: OMG??!?!?!?! Do I cover?!? Do I hold??!? Loook! I can’t do both!!! Does one hand each count??!? ohhhhhhh!!!!!! What is the Protocol??!??! #TheSystemWorked! meh. what’reyagonnado? This is the same [...]

Well lookie here…

.gov — yer bestest pal is lookin out for ya #ComfortingAssurances Did you know we already have an Ebola Czar? And we’ve had one for ten [10] years. Whoda thunk? This is the job description: …“the highest-ranking federal official in charge of preparing the nation to face such health crises as earthquakes, hurricanes, terrorist attacks, [...]

Different Cuuuultures

Let’s have taaaalks! During its conquests in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State [ISIS / ISIL / ASHL / whatever e~C] has had to come up with a method to allow all those non-Sunnis who ended up converting to Sunni Islam instead of being killed—the Christians, Yazidis, Shias, who for whatever reason remained under IS [...]

uh oh

what now? The guy in TX with ebola: dead Srsly. I’m hearing all sorts of conflicting crap about this. I can’t even tell what’s what, having failed chemistry fairly early on. [hey. don't larf. I have other talents. somewhere] The major nooooooz mediums tell me “Don’t worry; Be happy!” Other sources tell me everything from [...]

eww

eww Ebola in TX — NOT the airborne version. …apparently: Because you can only become infected by Ebola through direct contact with the bodily fluids of someone who has the virus and is exhibiting symptoms, health officials need to identify every single person who has come in contact with the Dallas patient since Wednesday, when [...]

ToDaZeD CA *facepalm*

All Yr Dingus R belong To US edition Didn’t *someone* once say “keep your laws out of my bedroom”? Look what happened with no public notice and no public input: Bill 967, which passed unanimously and is also known as the “yes means yes” law, stipulates that colleges will receive state funding only if they [...]

Bien Pensant

voluntary OR *clicky*clicky*

Which is More Dangerous?

”Interesting Times” Thing One: Three Afghan National Army soldiers, who were in Massachusetts for training, have gone missing after a trip to a shopping mall [in Hyannis] … Afghanistan National Army Soldiers Maj. Jan Mohammad Arash, Cpt. Mohammad Nasir Askarzada, and Cpt. Noorullah Aminyar … arrived in the United States on September 11 for Exercise [...]

Here’s an Idea!

We’re Doing *something* !!!1!!!!!! No, wait… This: …[A Danish town] outfitted 20 local homeless people with GPS trackers so officials can keep track of their movements and improve city planning for objects such as benches and shelters. Yep. To Improooove Serrrvices. “In short, we want to know how we in the council can adapt and [...]