Category Archives: WTF

Here’s a Complete nonSurprise!

which will completely not shock practicallyeveryone State Department officials admitted Clinton had withheld all of nine emails and parts of six others after [her former aide, Sidney] Blumenthal provided 60 emails to the House Select Committee on Benghazi that the agency had failed to submit earlier this year. For those who have forgotten, Blumenthal started [...]

Still Puzzled

sorry, but this is really bothering me Maybe I’m kinda dim. Or maybe I’m just distracted with my Summer Projects. But I don’t understand how it happened that we wake up one morning and *p00f* a 150+ year old American symbol / artifact [that means many different things to many different people] is suddenly verboten. [...]

Goal?

what is the goal? Since the accused killer, Dylan Roof, was allegedly seen on a web page holding a Confederate flag… Ben Jones, who played ‘Cooter’ on The Dukes of Hazzard and currently owns Cooter’s Place in Gatlinburg [TN], said the flag’s original meaning is not one of hatred and supremacy. “This is an American [...]

wait … what?!?

Orchestration 101 Apparently*, while I slept, a cultural sea change occurred. Amazon.com will remove merchandise depicting the Confederate battle flag, the online retailer said. The store joined other national retailers that have banned the symbol following the killings of nine African-Americans in South Carolina. [Also] EBay EBAY, Etsy and Google, along with Sears and Wal-Mart… [...]

Oh, Here We Go

Wave your arms slowly over your head! Crows are nesting and the baby crows are learning to fly. So the Mama ’n’ Papa crows will divebomb humans to defend their young fluttering haplessly around the landscape. Fish and Game Wildlife *cough* offers this advice: “If you must walk past a nest, wave your arms slowly [...]

erm…

whaaa? I just did a gloooooogle search with the goal of making a small funneh. Nevermind that now; I found this*: A synonym is a word or phrase that means exactly or nearly the same as another word or phrase in the same language. Yes, I was so confused I had to look ^that^ up. [...]

This seems to be a Big Thing

hate to let it go unremarked… Several U.S. officials say hackers linked to China appear to have gained access to sensitive background information submitted by intelligence and military personnel seeking security clearances. …The forms believed accessed, known as Standard Form 86, require applicants to fill out deeply personal information about mental illnesses, drug and alcohol [...]

Cultural Revolution

we all want to change the world In the past decade or so, there’s been a silent revolution in American culture, one at least as profound as the ’60s upheavals. Silent? Or is it just massive bullying into silence? Compared to just a few years ago, we have a completely different set of ideas about [...]

ToDaZeD Seize the Language

Your Responsibility and Your Fault Trigger Warning: The following text contains allusions to rape. Everything that takes place in the following video is consensual but may resemble rape. It is not a reenactment but may seem like one. If at any point you are triggered or upset, please proceed with caution and/or exit this website. [...]

ToDaZeD CA *facepalm*

can you say oligarchy? California Senate officials earlier this year hired two part-time employees to provide late-night and early-morning rides for members while they are in Sacramento, a 24-hour service that follows high-profile drunken driving arrests involving lawmakers in recent years. [State Sen. Ben Hueso, D-San Diego; Then-Assemblyman Martin Garrick, R-Solana Beach; Then-Sen. Roy Ashburn, [...]