The feminist tag in the wordpress reader keeps sending me these reality defying, stomach churning, polishing of turding, decidedly bad-will gifts. Aggrieved man children are now, during this very second, writing inspirational insipid posts about how terrible it is to be a man and how getting back to patriarchal standards is the *only* thing […] . . . → Read More: Dead Wild Roses: The Birth Of The “Manosphere” and “Neomasculinity” – I can’t even… But the RPOJ Can.
This is a post based on a personal experience. The general topic of the sexist nature of video game culture can be found here.
As of late, I’ve been on a bit of League of Legends binge; a fact the Intransignet One can well attest. The problem with League of Legends (LoL) is that . . . → Read More: Dead Wild Roses: Trying to Be the Debby Downer – Social Contexts of Gamer Rape Culture
Seems a little risky, but pretty hilarious:
Filed under: photo Tagged: duck, la la la, LOL
It’s graduation time, so here’s Ellen DeGeneres delivering the 2009 commencement address – and great advice for living a good life – at Tulane University.
The Alberta tar sands aren’t only environmentally friendly, they’re good for the ozone layer, they will stop illiteracy and alleviate erectile dysfunction; and that’s just the tip of the melting iceberg! Don’t believe me? The Canadian federal government can’t stop gushing over them, so they must be out-of-this-world amazing! * * StopGreenWash.ca Great Plains Tar . . . → Read More: 350 or bust: The Harper Government: Making The North Pole Safe, For Oil Companies & You
LOL – tough love from some of our “relations”:
Need a lift this morning? This should do it!
This should get you smiling…
Attacking the federal Liberals and Bob Rae over the Northern Gateway Pipeline is not how you’ll boost your poll numbers. You’re flogging a dead horse, my friend.
And this comes from someone who agrees with you on the matter.
Oh, and media… seriously? Why do you even report this? If it’s never been clear in . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Oh Raj Sherman, Stop Trying to Get Into the News
I went on to the Ontario NDP’s website and on to their “Our Team” heading – essentially to see their MPPs, I wanted to look up biographical info on one of them – and my protective Firefox browser had this to say:
That’s the webpage at ontariondp.com/en/about/mpps (don’t go there, I’ve given you fair warning).
. . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: ONDP Attacks!
Putting the monarchy to a vote appears to be Skeena-Bulkley Valley NDP MP Nathan Cullen’s most recent suggestion.
This comes off the heels of his last headline capturing moment with the suggestion of a “progressive primary” vote that he himself admitted would never be a reality.
While other candidates like Brian Topp offer up taxing . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Today in Pointless Ideas from Nathan Cullen
The fact that Ford is going to hike taxes on Torontonians by two-and-a-half percent probably doesn’t strike anyone as surprising, since we knew where all of his populist rhetoric that brother Doug Ford and puppet Comrade Gorgio Mammoliti were pushing was going in the end – disaster.
I do find it hilariously ironic however, given . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Rob Ford – Feeding the Gravy Train?
“As the faith that gave birth to the West is dying in the West, peoples of European descent from the steppes of Russia to the coast of California have begun to die out, as the Third World treks north to claim the estate. The last decade provided corro… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Pat Buchanan on… whatever this BS is
While not violent, per se, it’s interesting to see the clash of Tory vs. Tory in Brampton today, courtesy of Warren Kinsella:The person on stage is former PC Premier Bill Davis (1971-1985), talking in front of an audience in his hometown of Brampton ab… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Blue on Blue Violence
This is the sort of thing that makes me want to cry for GTA politics:Tips for people who want to join Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti’s new Facebook group: Don’t wear a Che Guevara shirt in your profile picture. Don’t list Das Kapital as one of yo… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Comrade Mammoliti
… in the sense that it doesn’t seem compromise is on his agenda, much like the Tea Partiers to the south: Many pundits view taking a position in the middle of the political spectrum as a virtue in itself. I don’t. Wisdom doesn’t necessarily res… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Paul Krugman: Pretty Much a Tea Partier
I’ve heard worse about Lizzy May but seriously, maybe its time we started Dippers In Their Own Words:May is rude, crude and an ignorant bitch who is full of shit! …. The NDP and Layton don’t need May’s kind of hope & prayers – slimy comes to mind… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: The NDP’s "New Politics"
Because statements never meant to be seen by the general voting public are just oodles of fun to show: Incidentally, one wonders what Hudak would say to this document while he’s at it.h/t BCL, Kinsella, gritchik, etc. . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Jumping on the Hudak Abortion Defunding Bandwagon
This article by itself shows why this Conservative government should have little standing among the Canadian public interested in cutting expenses: Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s own department has repeatedly broken the government’s tough rules for… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: The Greedy PMO
Literally: Last week, Sarah Palin told a local news station in Boston that Paul Revere “warned the British that they weren’t gonna be takin’ away our arms.” As the news media rushed to point out that Revere was, in fact, warning the American colonis… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Tea Partiers Attempt to Re-Write History
There is bound to be a lot of bad blood between Liberals and New Democrats after the latter started evicting a bunch of Liberal MPs, including Ralph Goodale, whom they have a bone to pick with. From the Globe and Mail: There is a dispute about an offi… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Sign A Merger Will Not Happen
Like Jeff Jedras, who dared to be quoted by a third party – the blog Small Dead Animals – for having a sensible opinion.Or Dan Arnold (aka CalgaryGrit) who dared to put forward the idea that the Liberals can and should play on divisions in other partie… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: Dastardly Right-wing Liberal Bloggers
Here’s a gander at what one fellow blogger put on his blog recently:Its fun to watch the Liberals scream FIRE over the NDP and Jack Layton’s comments on the constitution. It seems the Liberals’ have no plan or any intention of working with Queb… . . . → Read More: Blunt Objects: What is this I don’t even… – Queer Thoughts Edition