Commerce

Metal Thieves: Vultures of a Fallen Empire

Jul 22 2011

The once-mighty industrial giant called America, this formerly muscle-bound striding imperial colossus, these days more resembles an emaciated Gulliver lying dead in a weed-choked abandoned

Crime

Casey Anthony

Moms Who Murdered and Didn’t Walk Free

Jul 08 2011

Armchair juries across America erupted in rage on Tuesday when a real jury found Casey Anthony not guilty of murdering her two-year-old daughter Caylee in

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Nostradamus

What Did Nostradamus Predict for 2011?

Jun 28 2011

Nostradamus, whose name means “nose of massive proportions” in Latin, is a famous prognosticator who, if he were alive today, would probably command speaking fees

Afternoon Delight

Let’s Put Warning Labels on Everything!

Jun 22 2011

Yesterday our beneficent and merciful overlords at the US Department of Health and Human Services unveiled to the public a series of grisly images they’ll

Commerce

Bilderbullshitting the Public

Jun 18 2011

From June 9-12, while the American media was focusing its cruel klieg lights on, oh, Betty White switching her brand of adult diapers or something,

Crime

When Kindergarteners Are Killers

Jun 11 2011

Near midnight on Friday, June 3, Kansas City police were called to a house in a blighted section of town to find an eighteen-month-old male

Bizarro World

May 2011: The Month in Bad Parenting

May 29 2011

As May draws to a close, we’d like to set a good example by making public examples of parents who’ve made bad examples of themselves

Cultural Caviar

Decapitation

May 22 2011

The heads keep rollin"€™, rollin"€™, rollin"€™ all over the world. So far in May: • A Mexican deputy prison governor's decapitated body was among eight

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Cholera or Plague? You Decide!

Cholera or Plague? You Decide!

Oct 29 2008

Being an assortment of presidential endorsements, wild speculations, and cris de coeur by contributors to Taki’s Magazine How I Became a Resentful Naderite By Peter

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Hitler and the New Nazi Religion

Hitler and the New Nazi Religion

Aug 29 2007

Students of the subject know that far from being an outgrowth of Christian culture (or even historic Christian anti-Semitism), Nazi ideology consisted of an interweaving

Politics

Having Trouble Maintaining an Election?

Dec 31 1969

Ooh, that smell! Can"€™t you smell that smell? Pew! It's the latest report from the Pew Center on the States, and it concludes that America's