Wednesday, September 30, 2020

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Sacred cows barbecued here.

Today's word that socialists use that bugs me as too damn jargony: praxis. But I do understand why they like it. It's pretty. It sounds like a girl's name.

"Bustamante's analysis places Warren's Native American ancestor between six and 10 generations ago, with the report estimating eight generations." If we are generous and assume six generations, her story about her parents having to elope has to be bullshit.

Friday, September 11, 2020

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The only consensual sex work is sex work that's done by people who don't have to work for a living.

A think tank is a place where people with similar ideas try to drown independent thinking in a tank.

 If I could conform, I would. Life is much easier with conventional beliefs. #WeDoNotChooseWhoWeAre

Every date on the calendar is associated with a great tragedy. Partisans only pick a few.

The center of Democratic centrists is the center of Wall Street.

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

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2018: When you read an account of a flame war, including mine, remember that you're reading a partisan and may be reading a participant. You may even be reading an instigator.

The anti-diversity crowd and the anti-appropriation crowd are natural allies. They both see trees instead of a forest.

Readers, buy my work with confidence. The plots are gluten-free, the dialogue is 100% organic, none of the drafts were tested on animals.

2016: Is "I eat organic" synonymous with "I don't eat poor people's food"?