Fresh Dispatches From The Culture Wars
Not Your Personal Army: How Unite Blue Ignited A War With Anonymous And Then Tried To Blame Their Critics
May 15th, 2013
The Anonymous hacktivist collective likes to say they are Not Your Personal Army (NYPA), meaning they do not care about your petty dramas [...]
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Share the post “#StopRush, ALEC, and the Howard Stern Category”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mail It’s time for Limbaugh’s defenders to stop before they hurt themselves. Actions like #StopRush have been going on for a long time without any help from George Soros or Media … Continue reading
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Share the post “Why Progressives Don’t Get All Their Cookies”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mail While disappointed, marijuana activists have no one but themselves to blame if they invested too much in a president. For as I keep saying, presidents don’t make the laws — … Continue reading
Share the post “Angie’s List a Perfect Fit for Limbaugh”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mail This was forwarded to me by a #stoprush volunteer who wrote Angie’s List to cancel their membership over the company’s continued sponsorship of Rush Limbaugh’s sick misogyny circus. It is … Continue reading
Share the post “Colonel Mustard Pets a Troll”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mail Like the President, William A. Jacobson, Esq. (pictured) has been the Senior Editor of a Harvard legal publication, the International Law Journal. From 1984 to 2007 he maintained a successful private practice … Continue reading
Share the post “Progressives Have One Million Plans”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mail One of the more hilarious right wing memes out there is the idea that every progressive is a Saul Alinsky acolyte. Alinsky titled his book Rules For Radicals because all too often, … Continue reading
Share the post “The Conservative Song Remains the Same”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mailI’m a big fan of Gordon Skeene’s Newstalgia blog at Crooks & Liars, where I found this feature on H.L. Hunt last night. Hunt sounds exactly like an Atlas Shrugged-thumping tea party … Continue reading
Share the post “Occupy Irrelevance”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mailI’ve entertained hope that Occupy would evolve into what tea parties pretended to be, and failed to become: a populist uprising that grows roots and becomes a lasting force. Unfortunately, the militantly-leaderless nature of the movement … Continue reading
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Share the post “Third Parties In Two Party America”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mailIn 2008, the Dole Institute of Politics hosted a discussion of third parties in America — and why the modern system has defaulted to just two.
Share the post “The Center Cannot Hold”FacebookTwitterGoogle+PinterestLinkedInDiggStumbleUponE-mail I could not bear to watch the final Republican debate. One of my Twitter correspondents — a sweet-tempered Alabamian named Jill who identifies with neither party, and so considers herself part of the … Continue reading