How the Overton Window has been used to distort political reality

I lost count of how many times I’ve heard that the cause of all or our country’s problems is the fact that we have two parties that are at political extremes, leaving most of us, who are moderates that inhabit political middle, unrepresented.  The proposed solution to this is the formation of a political party … Continue reading How the Overton Window has been used to distort political reality

You can’t have drag queens here this is a pride parade!

Some things are just too funny to write: The organisation said in a statement that it hopes to create a safe space for all members of the LGBTQIA+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, intersex, asexual) community, and that while the decision may "disappoint" some people "the needs of the most marginalised groups within our community … Continue reading You can’t have drag queens here this is a pride parade!

100 Word Fiction Challenge: The Best Defense

"Faith?" The Wizard's laughter shook the sky as the horde behind him joined in. "My mages, warlocks and minions number in the hundreds, my swordsmen the thousands and you would face us alone with but faith?" 'Yes" Replied the man standing alone between the city and the multitude. "All I have is faith..." he began, … Continue reading 100 Word Fiction Challenge: The Best Defense

Starbucks about to be Alinkied

Loves the world, except for all the people Men at work Dr. Heckyll and Mr. Jive 1982 I think Ace has nailed it when it comes to starbucks. 25. That'll be great for Starbucks' business. Their yuppie douchebag clientele love the homeless in the abstract, but we'll see how much they appreciate their coffee shops … Continue reading Starbucks about to be Alinkied