Saturday, September 24, 2016


Normalizing Stupid


Ex-cop nails CNN’s police apologist: You don’t get to kill somebody just because you say you’re scared

Ex-cop nails CNN’s police apologist: You don’t get to kill somebody just because you say you’re scared

Dorsey also wondered what had made Shelby so fearful, because she did not articulate her concerns in her statement to investigators.

“What was it? If you were in fear, why are you running up on him?” she said. “You don’t just get to say, ‘I’m in fear,’ and now olly olly oxen free — you get to kill somebody. Someone failing to comply does not require lethal force.”

  

Elizabeth Warren on Donald Trump


Donald Trump Jr. and the white nationalist alt-right: A pattern that goes way beyond coincidence - Salon.com

Donald Trump Jr. and the white nationalist alt-right: A pattern that goes way beyond coincidence - Salon.com

When Donald Jr. spoke to a white-supremacist radio host in March, it set off a few alarm bells, if only because his father’s extreme immigration policies had been so ecstatically received by white nationalist groups. But most people chalked it up to inexperience and let it go. Surely Junior wasn’t as crudely racist as the old man, who was reported to have a book of Hitler’s speeches on his bedside table.

But just a few days later Donald Jr. retweeted a racist science-fiction writer named Theodore Beale, who goes by the handle of “Vox Day,” claiming that a famous picture of a Trump supporter giving a Nazi salute was actually a follower of Sen. Bernie Sanders. The apple hasn’t fallen far from the tree after all.

  

All Lives Matter?



Justin Trudeau addressing the UN General Assembly


Friday, September 23, 2016

Jimmy Kimmel Lie Witness News


How Fox News Women Took Down Roger Ailes

How Fox News Women Took Down Roger Ailes

Ailes built not just a conservative cable news channel but something like a fourth branch of government; a propaganda arm for the GOP; an organization that determined Republican presidential candidates, sold wars, and decided the issues of the day for 2 million viewers. That the place turned out to be rife with grotesque abuses of power has left even its liberal critics stunned.