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So, how was your Summer vacation?

Kind’a like the stock market, eh? ~ source ~Geeze, can you imagine what it’s like bein’ around those two all day, every day? Today’s exercise, pick an adjective or a short description. My entry: soul-crushing

It’s symbolic of his stuggle against oppression.

~ story ~Nah, I don’t have anything to add. Well, okay, he supposedly defrauded Oprah, defrauded his publisher and his readers, and displaced a black student from a college scholarship, so he sounds like a reeeal pitiful, self-loathing, low-life, racist, victimhood-sucking parasite, if y’ask me. _________ Previously on KisP Title cultural ref

Keeep going …

Yes, Freddie, you made it!* ~ story ~_________ Cultural ref

70 years ago

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For it is written …

“… and he that hath no sword*, let him sell his garment, and buy one.” — Jesus, Luke 22:36 Rocky Mount United Methodist Church [Alabama] decided what to do with the gully behind their church–they built a gun range and launched a gun range ministry “in the name of Jesus Christ.” … Pastor Phillip Guin [...]

today’s question of the day

What the hell is that? ~ vid (go full-screen for full ickiness*) ~ (What? Well, yeah, clearly it’s a siphonophore; but the question remains — What the heyell is dat?) _______ * Employed solely to entertain she who abhors guys who say “icky”

self-identity is a tricky thing to describe

When Ted Cruz answered questions about pop culture for a recent edition of The New York Times Magazine, he made some assertions about sci-fi classic “Star Trek.” Cruz claimed an affinity for the iconic character Captain James Kirk. He also had some ideas about his political affiliations: “Kirk is a passionate fighter for justice,” he [...]

the new class warfare

“It’s important we have– to conduct the presidency, it has to be done in a dignified way, with a level of class,” he said. “I don’t think the way he’s behaved over the last few weeks is either dignified or worthy of office he seeks.” “We already have a president now that has no class” [...]

submitted for your entertainment

The inevitable result of any anti-offensivity offensive is that it brings out the worst brats. [I'm torn between using the term "brownskirts" or "brat worsts."] This particular episode is like arguing about who the real Martian is. The organizers of Free Pride Glasgow … have hit a snag in their mission to plan a totally [...]

meanwhile, in Best Korea

Man, them there’re some impressive turnout numbers*, Roy. North Korea held elections on Sunday with a 99.97 percent turnout with voters “singing and dancing” at polling stations, according to Pyongyang’s state-controlled media. … The voter turnout was identical to the 2011 elections, which also reportedly drew a 99.97 percent voter participation rate …. North Korea [...]