Category Archives: Fearmongering

A Driving Concern

Annie Road is a patriotic wannabe American and illegal immigrant who uses her turn signal indicator even when there’s no other traffic. We all know what happened on September 11, 2001.  For those of you living under a rock for … Continue reading

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Teh Great Wall-Off Mexico™

is a scam perpetrated on the public consciousness to sell you a nasty brand of politics. Fences don’t stop immigration, they just slow it down.

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The Paranoid Universe

Last June, the New York Times took a look at the present-day John Birch Society: Yet for others, the John Birch Society is urgently relevant to the matters of today, in its support of secure borders and limited government, its … Continue reading

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The Eyes of Elimination

Gregory Girard, the creepy-looking dude to the right, is a tea party wingnut. Massachusetts authorities have arrested him for assembling a weapons cache that included military grade weapons, explosive devices including tear gas and pepper ball canisters, camouflage clothing, knives, … Continue reading

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Sunday Sermon: Fear of Change

Let us open with a hymn, courtesy of The Toadies: Please open your copies of Origin of Species to Chapter Nine, verse six: “It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It … Continue reading

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Fighting Deficit Fear

From Digby, words everyone should read: “Deficit” is a word that stands for “something terrible I don’t understand.” There is no logic to it. People couldn’t tell you what it means and why they fear it, but they just know … Continue reading

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