Category Archives: Creeping Incrementalism

Kickin’ It Up a Notch

#ThisAin’tGoinAway Lookie what was hanging on the Bezerekeley Campus Sat am: Yep. That’s a hung Black Man. Hung from the UC Berkeley campus gates. A cardboard cutout. Of a photograph. A real photograph. With some print additions: “#ICan’tBreath[e]” hard to see the ‘e’ and his name and date of death [appears to be 1909 — [...]

Not. Going. Away.

and what of Teh Narrators? Ohfercrapsake… Yep. I’m taking you seriously. … a small group of protestors gathered in front of Berkeley’s Sproul Hall, an iconic ironic symbol of protest since the days of the Free Speech Movement 50 years ago, to discuss Saturday night’s demonstrations, which turned violent. That must’ve been the pre-Partay. It [...]

That’s Raaaacist!!

The Narrative :: Teh Narrators Organizers of a recent Ferguson protest at the University of Missouri requested …“During the demonstration we will hold a ‘die-in’ in the student center. We are asking that only people of color be the ones to do so,” The Narcissism of Small Differences? Certainly the Iron of Color as the [...]

Slurs all over the floor…

that happens when ya go all helter skelter [Nation of Islam leader Louis] Farrakhan [81] told a crowd at Morgan State University in Baltimore. [on November 22, 2014] “The young – they are God’s children and they are not going down being peaceful. Watch now, because once it starts, it’s on… You may not want [...]

A firm grasp of Teh Obvious

is the cornerstone of sanity. ”Hands Up – Don’t Shoot!” Pants Up Don’t Loot… The word spread within minutes of Michael Brown’s death – a young black man with his hands raised in surrender had just been shot by a white cop. You’ve likely heard this, but just for clarity: Officer Wilson’s testimony to the [...]

Butt we Have to Pass It To See What’s IN It!!!

deep ethical considerations of a Komodo Dragon House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said Thursday that, not only did Jonathan Gruber not play a significant role in drafting Obamacare, but that she doesn’t even “know who he is.” [ November 2009] PELOSI: “… I don’t know if you have seen Jonathan Gruber of MIT’s analysis [...]

Blowing Sunshine Up Yer Skirt

whoda thunk? Remember the Ivanpah solar electric generating plant? It gave us this! Gloooogle’s noo, penultimate gloooogle-doodle: But uhooooh….. Some sort of …miscalculation occurred. A[n] NRG [”en-er-gee” — geddit? *nudge*nudge*] spokesman blamed the weather, saying the sun didn’t shine as often as years of studies predicted. No sun. In the Mojave desert. hm… The desert [...]

Whoopee.

Now what? [ABC News Chief White House Correspondent Jon Karl] “officials tell me the president is prepared to aggressively pursue his agenda using his power of executive authority, where he can’t work with Congress, and the big one is going to be on immigration reform. White House officials tell me that the president will move [...]

“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 [...]