Rants

Politics, May 2011

I don’t like to get political.  Politics, in my opinion, are a terrible joke.  No one cares about the truth or about what’s right anymore.  It’s all about making your opponent wrong.  Because, as your average American will agree, proving your opponent wrong means that you’re right.  (And I have no statistics to back up …

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Dear Media

Dear Media, At what point did it become acceptable to refer to the president of the United States as “Mister”?  I have read at least three articles lately where President Obama is referred to as “Mr. Obama.”  We still refer to all ex-presidents by their presidential titles.  I don’t give a damn if you agree …

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In the News…

I’m following this story about James Lee holding hostages at the Discovery channel.  I also went and read his manifesto.  I have to say, he brings up some valid points for a domestic terrorist.  TLC does indeed promote/glamorize  excessive childbirth with their “reality” shows about couples having litters upon litters of children.  They assure us …

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The Power of Words

Fuck. Misanthropic. Shit. Celebration. Cunt. Anachronism. Nigger. Telephone. Why do 50% of the words above hold some magic power? What makes them “bad” or or “wrong” or “dirty?” They are simply words, like the ones next to them. If we stopped censoring television, and let these words become commonplace, would they lose their power? Rap …

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Christmas Fashion

He sees you when you’re sleeping… He knows when you’re awake… He knows if you’ve been bad or good… -Creepiest Christmas Song Ever There was an article in The State earlier this week that condemned the wearing of Christmas sweaters, citing that only a child should be allowed to get away with something so garish. …

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