From The Trailer Park - He Named Me Malala

Second trailer for the documentary about Malala Yousafzai. Directed by Davis Guggenheim (Waiting for Superman, An Inconvenient Truth).


Freedom Portrait A woman takes off blackness after reaching safety, #Kurds #YPG contrld area, west #GireSipi #Rojava

— Jack Shahine (@jackshahine) June 4, 2015

I cannot express how much I like this photo of a woman leaving ISIS-held territory.

Be Careful What You Wish For, Indiana Edition

Rufus T. Firefly Saves the Republic


“Rufus,” I hear you say. “The world is on fire (Harvard educated Congressman Ted Cruz says so), the number of folks out of work is at peak levels, the Federal Reserve is devaluaing the dollar by creating a stock market bubble, our kids are getting dumber, race relations are worsening, Lena Dunham’s show […]

Je Suis Charlie, Mofos!

The Walking Thread: Coda (S5:E8)

Well, we all knew this was coming, didn’t we? The show has been hinting all along that the mission to rescue Beth and Carol from Officer Dawn would not go smoothly, and it was pretty much inevitable that the midseason finale would go out with a bang. And what a devastating bang it was. […]

Republicans won a battle. Here’s how they win the war.

Republicans just won and won big in the last election. And while we take our victory lap, Democrats are basically responding with variations of “They’ve got us surrounded, the poor bastards!” Only time will tell whether or not this victory will translate to another big one in 2016, but at the end of the […]

Why Consequences Matter

Imagine that, hypothetically speaking, there were people who wanted to destroy freedom in this country. Imagine if – oh, let’s just pick a political group at random – imagine if liberals decided freedom was too big of a roadblock to their big government agenda, and decided to stamp it out for good. How would […]

Card Says, “Moops.”

I had an epiphany about a week ago. All y’all had this epiphany months ago, maybe years ago. I kind of did, but it struck me in a different way recently. This really is the Crusades. This isn’t “similar” to the Crusades or “sort-of” like the Crusades. This IS the Crusades. I’m not the […]

Want to Change The World?

Make your bed.

One of the best speeches ever.