Politics and its Discontents: American ‘Rocket Scientist’ Pronounces on The Electric Car

[Sigh,] and some say this is the best the Republicans have to offer in the next election. Recommend this Post

Politics and its Discontents: Another Installment of, How Stupid Can They Get?

From the morally and cognitively impaired Florida Family Association comes the following news, news that consumers may wish to bear in mind at this most holy time of the year. I have taken the liberty of highlighting certain well-known brands:: Home Depot will not advertise again on All-American Muslim. Home Depot sent the following email ...

Politics and its Discontents: My Letter to David Caton and His Florida Family Association

I just tried to send the following letter to the Florida Family Association’s David Caton. After hitting the submit button, the message was that my message could not be sent, probably because their server is being overwhelmed with messages. I shall try again later, but for now, here is my note to the benighted David: ...

Politics and its Discontents: More on American Doofuses

Last night, in high dudgeon, I wrote a somewhat intemperately-worded piece on American ‘intelligence,’ (prompted by Lowe’s dropping its sponsorship of a TLC show, All American Muslim, due to pressure from a backward reactionary group – is there any other kind?) breaking my rule about making sweeping generalizations; I should amend that know by saying ...

Politics and its Discontents: How Stupid are Our Neigbours to the South?

While that question may seem redundant, I offer for your consideration more proof of how benighted our American ‘cousins’ (in the same sense that homo sapiens and neanderthals were cousins) are. The Star’s Rob Salem reports that because of pressure brought to bear by some reactionary group in the U.S. called the Florida Family Association, ...