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Your Dad Is Not Hitler

Your Dad Is Not Hitler

A few weeks ago I noticed the following slogan painted on the walls of a...

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The Money of Fools

The Money of Fools

People often claim to have cultivated their inner child as if this were a good...

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Who Gets to Name the Snow?

Who Gets to Name the Snow?

Here’s the fastest, surest way to identify the subspecies hackus...

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In Defense of Neanderthals

In Defense of Neanderthals

The most stubbornly hypocritical glitch in the egalitarian mindset is that...

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Unsexing the Language

Unsexing the Language

Yesterday I stopped by a Methodist church that was having a charity Christmas-tree...

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Relief for the Phobiaphobic

Relief for the Phobiaphobic

For right-wingers, November proved to be the cruelest month in quite some time....

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The Gayest Study Ever

The Gayest Study Ever

A recent study from the University of Michigan finds that the ever-popular youth...

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The “F” Word

The “F” Word

Although the adjective “fascist,” as George Orwell pointed out during and...

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Ron Paul Drops the H-Bomb

Ron Paul Drops the H-Bomb

My dream of a Bachmann-Paul Republican ticket in 2012 is fading fast. Vain are the...

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“Like” or Dislike

“Like” or Dislike

I was on a double-decker bus in Glasgow, Scotland, last week and heard two...

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I’m Not a Racist, Sexist, or a Homophobe, You Nigger Slut Faggot

I’m Not a Racist, Sexist, or a Homophobe, You Nigger Slut Faggot

When pestered about their pedagoguery, the politically correct left insists they...

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Politicians: Branded Men

Politicians: Branded Men

One of modernity’s toxic effects is that words now mean whatever we want them to...

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The Best (and Worst) Languages in the World

The Best (and Worst) Languages in the World

Though there are over 7,000 living human languages, only a dozen of them actually...