‪#OcasioCortezChildrensBooks‬ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez AOC #AOCaMovie
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#AOCaMovie — the latest Twitter meme with AOC-ward as the star

#AOCaMovie is today’s hot meme applying Alinsky-esque ridicule to AOC-ward (pronounced “awkward”) and the Twitterati are showing their collective genius. Swindler’s List..#AOCaMovie — David Mitchell (@dmratchet) March 6, 2019 How Green Was My New Deal? #AOCaMovie — Jazz Shaw (@JazzShaw) March 6, 2019 #AOCaMovie The Hills Have Crazy Eyes — [Read More]

Rashida Tlaib Palestinian Congress
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Rashida Tlaib, unpleasant as she is, deserves to be taken seriously

Foul-mouthed, antisemitic Rashida Tlaib is the avatar of an incoming class of Leftist congresswomen that needs to be taken seriously in the realm of ideas. Rashida Tlaib, the Palestinian-identifying woman who got herself elected to the American House of Representatives, gained instant notoriety when she excitedly announced that her single [Read More]

Post-Election Counting American Left's Fascism
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Bookworm Beat 11/12/18 — the post-election counting edition and open thread

It’s not losing seats that bothers me, it’s the fact that post-election counts and recounts invariably favor Democrats, which is banana republic stuff. Post-election recounts and miscounts and discounts and God alone knows what else. I’m not actually going to blog too much about post-election recounts, despite using them as part [Read More]

Politics

Kanye is right — we truly need to make politics personal

Kanye again makes sense. This time, he says quite correctly that Americans are individuals, so politics should be personal, not a matter of group think. Group-think, which denies people’s individuality and insists that they have no meaning separate from whatever group the politicians believe best serve the politicians’ goals, is [Read More]