Category Archives: Progressives

Authoritarian Pixels & Brexit

     The game series “Watch Dog” which involves hackers in a surveillance state, the first set in a fictionalized Chicago and the sequel set in a fictionalized San Fransisco Bay Area. A third game has been announced… and the setting is … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: The Avant Garde

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      The softening of the resistance to attacks on the Western tradition can in large part be found in … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – Nature Unnatural: Re-engineering Humans; Nature Over Humans; Abolishing Human Families

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on.      The focus this time: Less Human Than Human.      First, a little mood music:      Carrying on… … Continue reading

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The Latest Idea from U.K. Police: Disarming Victims of Domestic Violence

     Between a victim of domestic violence and the perpetrator of domestic violence, whom would benefit more from the victim being disarmed in future encounters. If you said that the perpetrator would, congratulations for having a modicum of common sense; if … Continue reading

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Media Normalization of Prepubescent Drag

     The hitherto unthinkable idea of child “drag queens” is not only becoming increasingly common with “drag kid” celebrities becoming more numerous, but the phenomenon itself becoming increasingly normalized, not just by “drag queen story time” as public libraries, but by … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – Current College Wokeness: Out With Heterosexism; In With Queer Feminism; Always Doubleplusgood Newspeak

     Another “quick takes” on items where there is too little to say to make a complete article, but is still important enough to comment on.      The focus this time: And the baby out with the bathwater.      First, a little mood … Continue reading

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The Non-Obsolete Man

     The war against masculinity tends towards assumptions, particularly in regards to stereotyping men in a most cartoonish fashion and treating them not as biological males but as imperfect females to be re-moulded into an even more stereotypical woke “β”-male.      Myriad … Continue reading

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The Christchurch Ball and Gag

     The Prime Minister, whose party holds dictatorial control over Middle Earth New Zealand, is doubling down on authoritarianism by pushing the “Christchurch Call” on governments and tech giants to censor “violent” and other “hateful” speech.      The entire “call” can be … Continue reading

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The Normalization of HIV

     Back in the 1970’s, the band KISS added samples of their own blood to ink that was to be used in KISS comic books. This was considered awesome by fans of KISS because it was like buying part of the … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: The Culture of the Left

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      If one wants to counter the Left, one needs to grok the Left. Even over fifty years ago, … Continue reading

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