Universal Basic Income
Politics

Bookworm Beat 04/07/19 — the Universal Basic Income illustrated edition

Universal Basic Income is the touchstone of this illustrated edition, but there’s more, such as socialism, Bernie, Biden, gender, immigration, and avocados. This will be an illustrated edition, but I first want to say a few words about Democrat presidential candidate Andrew Yang and his Universal Basic Income idea. Before [Read More]

Stupid Leftists post
Politics

The historical ignorance and pettiness of today’s Stupid Leftists

In the hard past Americans thought themselves blessed; in the present, Stupid Leftists claim victimhood and attack the modernity that makes life safe and easy. I love visiting old graveyards. This is not because I’m a morbid, ghoulish type. It is, instead, because graveyards tell stories about times past and [Read More]

Gillette
Social Issues

Bookworm Beat 1/15/19 — the Gillette illustrated edition

Whether the Gillette toxic masculinity ad was marketing genius or a dangerously close market shave, it successfully triggered the internet’s meme machine. Nike targeted a woke, youthful demographic with its Kaepernick ad. Between the publicity and the fact that its demographic was willing to put money behind its newfound adulation [Read More]

Bookworm Beat Mob
Politics

Bookworm Beat 12/16/18 — the best of my Twitter feed

This is the first in a multi-part Bookworm Beat downloading the articles I’ve been collecting this weekend about media lies, stupid Leftists, etc. As I’ve mentioned before, I came late to Twitter. I don’t find it a very useful vehicle for intelligent social and political discussion, but it’s a fantastic [Read More]