Quote of the Day
"The most dangerous man to any government is the man who is able to think things out for himself, without regard to the prevailing superstitions and taboos. Almost inevitably he comes to the conclusion that the government he lives under is dishonest, insane, and intolerable"
-– H.L. Mencken
Category Archives: Theater of the Absurd
Doing the same things and expecting different results: yes, it’s insane, but governments revel in their eagerness to repeat mistakes again and again. I’ve concluded that it’s often intentional. Our political and bureaucratic apparatchiks are supposedly drawn from our “best … Continue reading
One-night stands – how NOT to do them in Sweden Assange speaks for himself… In The Australian In The Sidney Morning Herald
Michael Reagan. If you’ve heard the thick, slurred intonations of Michael Reagan on his radio show or during one of his increasingly infrequent “Political Consultant” guest spots on TV, it will help you understand why I am so gratified that … Continue reading
Road Rage: Yogurt vs. Handgun Funny part: Gun brandisher charged with misdemeanor; yogurt thrower charged with FELONY “throwing missile at vehicle.” You can’t make this stuff up.
Goony fascist Michael Bloomberg spends $370,000 of your dollars attacking salty soup. Mayor Bloomberg’s latest health campaign — cutting salt intake — has targeted soup as one of the big sodium offenders to be taken down with new city ads.
In addition to thousands of heavily-armed police and troops, six goldfish will put their lives on the line to safeguard world leaders at this week’s G-20 summit in the South Korean capital, officials said Tuesday. You can’t make this … Continue reading