Tag Archives: Europe

Decline & Fall of British Humor

     Post-WWII, one of the things that the British could boast about was their brilliant comedy, that even the BBC could boast about while otherwise putting down the U.K.      So, what has British “humor”—in all it’s political correctness—degraded to?      This. It's … Continue reading

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An Example Of Actual Institutional Privilege

     Oh, to see an example of the presumption of actual “institutional privilege” and the expectation of actual “institutional power”… from the organizer of #BlackLivesMatter (U.K.).      Notice how she is taken aback at being called “angry” after she… gets angry.      Notice … Continue reading

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The Hitlerite Playbook

     To many people, the temper-tantrums in Portland and Seattle, as well as rioting elsewhere, the danger of the Left is presumed to be of a Jacobin nature of open revolt and tearing down, and more akin to the French, Russian, … Continue reading

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Stalin Clapping Test For The 21st Century

     Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn recounted in “The Gulag Archipelago” of an audience applauding Josef Stalin who kept on applauding for over ten minutes to the point where some people’s hands started bleeding, until one brave person became the first to stop and … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – Kill The Crazy: Dutch Dementia Death; Not Killing As Discrimination; Homicide Training As Medicine

     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: Crazy Gideon hardest hit.      First, a little mood music:      Carrying on… … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – No Cis-Normative Appellations: Stickers Of Oppression; International Pronouns Day; Y’all Woke

     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: Sticks and stones may break my bones, but using wrong pronouns … Continue reading

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Hungary Poised to Reject Transgenderism

     The European Union is all in on transgendersim and is willing to redefine words to a degree that Ingsoc would never dare. That transgenderism is, at best, an exercise in sympathetic magic or an exercise in pseudo-Lysenkoism, has not stopped … Continue reading

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Quick Takes – Woke Wars: No Male Artists; Protected Vegan Beliefs; No LGBT Right To Your Kid

     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: Mother Government may I or may I not?      First, a little … Continue reading

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The So-Called Explicit Guarantee To Free Healthcare

     One of the things that many foreigners, as well as some Americans, belittle the United States about is that there is no “free” socialized healthcare that the people have an explicit “guarantee” to, and further belittle the idea that ultimately … Continue reading

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Firing Line Friday: European Unity?

     In the hopes of encouraging a more civil, and illuminating, discourse, here is another episode of William F. Buckley, Jr.’s “Firing Line”.      Now that the United Kingdom has escaped the European Union, ‘twould be interesting to look back to over … Continue reading

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