The New Puritans, #3,737 in a series

It takes something pretty incredible to shock me regarding the potential for lunacy among humans, but this: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/09/british-conductor-sacked-us-music-festival-joke-labelled-racist/?WT.mc_id=tmg_share_fb

is almost impossible for me to believe!

(emphasis mine)

An acclaimed British conductor has been fired from a prestigious American music festival after a seemingly innocent joke he made to a black friend was labelled racist.

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From The Trailer Park - Killing Gunther

A group of assassins plot to kill Gunther (Arnold Schwarzenegger), the world’s greatest hitman. He proves to be alot harder to kill than they anticipated. Also stars Taran Killiam and Cobie Smulders.

Written and directed by SNL vet Killiam, this looks like a goofy but entertaining action-comedy. God bless Arnold for once again […]

When Did you First See the Matrix?

Ace had an interesting question for his readers that could be fun to duplicate here:

When did you begin to suspect that the people in charge of the government and the media were dumb, ignorant, and sometimes actually deranged, and what confirmed it for you? What were your feelings about this? That is, was […]

Feminists: Proud Supporters of Actual Rape Culture

In their zeal to push moral relativism and multiculturalism on us, liberals have been aggressively importing and making rationalizations for Muslims and their culture, to the point of feminists even claiming that there is no conflict between women’s rights and Sharia Law. (Just ask the Women’s March, co-founded by a Muslim terror apologist and […]

Tuesday Open Thread

Best deployment photo ever.

Tuesday Open Thread 

Billboard in Oak Ridge, TN during WW2. Manhattan Project? Never heard of it. 

Albert Does Dusseldorf

Speaking of the coarsening of discourse on television…

One of the Little Fireflies mentioned there was a new series starting on the National Geographic channel, “Genius” and asked if I would DVR it so we could watch it. I did a little research. I’ve read a few biographies of Albert Einstein so I thought […]

From The Trailer Park - The Wall

Two American soldiers (Aaron Taylor-Johnson, John Cena) are pinned down by an Iraqi sniper. Directed by Doug Liman (Edge of Tomorrow), this looks like a cross between Phone Booth and The Hurt Locker.

More "Compassion" From the Soulless Left

This delightful ray of sunshine just found himself unemployed for the holidays after the above Facebook post, mocking the victims of the Tennessee fires for their politics, went viral. His employer soon fired him and disavowed any association with him, and he deleted all of his social media accounts after other users went after […]