It’s all about the headlines

Today's top headlines at Memeorandum:  TOP ITEMS:  Ryan Lizza / New Yorker: How Alt-Right “Fellow-Traveller” Milo Yiannopoulos Cracked Up the Right  —  Editor's note: on Tuesday afternoon, Milo Yiannopoulos resigned as an editor at Breitbart News.  —  On Monday afternoon, shortly before he learned that he had been disinvited from the annual Conservative Political Action … Continue reading It’s all about the headlines

You Will Be Made to Love and to Trump Hate

by baldilocks It’s not a conspiracy theory if it’s true. Contrary to assertions by useful idiots like Robert Reich that the Berkeley riots were the work of paramilitary right-wingers, it has become increasingly evident that black-clad Antifa anarchists  coordinated with Bay Area community activists and UC Berkeley student groups to orchestrate the violent protests against Milo Yiannopolous.  The Antifa … Continue reading You Will Be Made to Love and to Trump Hate

The Unexpectedly Chronicles The Chicago Review of Books & Twitter Remind me of a Ty Cobb Story

In the Bill James Baseball abstract he tell the story of a young pitcher who claimed he could strike out Ty Cobb any time any where on three pitches and told the manager of Detroit that it would only cost train fare to see him do it. Figuring you never know the manager sent the … Continue reading The Unexpectedly Chronicles The Chicago Review of Books & Twitter Remind me of a Ty Cobb Story

The Chicago Review of Books “Notice Us for hating Milo” Play

Then some itinerant Jewish exorcists tried to invoke the name of the Lord Jesus over those with evil spirits, saying, "I adjure you by the Jesus whom Paul preaches." When the seven sons of Sceva, a Jewish high priest, tried to do this, the evil spirit said to them in reply, "Jesus I recognize, Paul … Continue reading The Chicago Review of Books “Notice Us for hating Milo” Play

Apparently @Twitter @safety believes #feminists are weak fragile women

What else can one conclude when you see this Twitter confirmed it has permanently banned Breitbart Tech editor and alt-right provocateur Milo Yiannopoulos for allegedly violating its “hateful conduct policy”. The contretemps has been brewing all week, as Milo engaged in a barbed to and fro with embattled Ghostbusters star Leslie Jones over her Twitter … Continue reading Apparently @Twitter @safety believes #feminists are weak fragile women

I guess I have my answer from UC Irvine

On June 21st after hearing about the College Republicans were suspended at the UC Irvine I decided to send When the news that the College Republicans were suspended at the UC Irvine I wrote an email to the two advisers who the College Republicans met with just before the decision was announced.  I include said … Continue reading I guess I have my answer from UC Irvine

The #Unexpectedly Chronicles: Milo “non-person” Yiannopoulos

Yesterday Milo Yiannopoulos, one of the most prominent gay activists in the nation  held a press conference in Orlando which was livestreamed and Milo being Milo had several newsworthy quotes which I livetweeted From the @nero event "100.000.000 people live in countries where they can be executed for being gay" — Peter Ingemi (@DaTechGuyblog) June … Continue reading The #Unexpectedly Chronicles: Milo “non-person” Yiannopoulos

The Ghastly Tom Hagen Math Behind the Democrat response to Orlando

Tom Hagen: Right now we have the unions and we have the gambling and those are the best things to have. But narcotics is a thing of the future. If we don't get a piece of that action we risk everything we have. Not now, but ten years from now. The Godfather 1972 I've always … Continue reading The Ghastly Tom Hagen Math Behind the Democrat response to Orlando

Totalitarianism on the rise and free speech under attack at DePaul

By John Ruberry "Hey there," I said to a co-worker who is a DePaul student a couple of days ago, "a friend of mine was arrested at your college for videotaping a protest." That friend was Jeremy Segal, also known as Rebel Pundit, and he was briefly jailed by the Chicago Police for his alleged crimes. … Continue reading Totalitarianism on the rise and free speech under attack at DePaul

Cause and Effect Milo / DePaul Edition

At DePaul University we once again saw the commitment of the left to the principle of free speech DePaul University Black Lives Matter protesters shut down a Milo Yiannopoulos event on Tuesday night. They justified their illiberal actions on grounds that Yiannopoulos's speech spreads hate and violence—which, incidentally, is true, given that the students retaliated … Continue reading Cause and Effect Milo / DePaul Edition

Welcome to the era of hate crime hoaxes

By John Ruberry It's been a rough May for hate crime hoaxsters. Liars have been caught peddling racist incidents that never happened, two of these, not surprisingly, were spread by college students and the third, was fabricated by a man living in a big college town. America's grievance industry preferred habit is the college campus. … Continue reading Welcome to the era of hate crime hoaxes

Cora #Trigglypuff Segal & My Nephew and his betrothed a Tale of Three Young People

A few days ago my eldest niece (who bears a striking resemblance to Maria Bartiromo) picked up my wife for a wedding shower for the soon to be spouse of my 2nd youngest nephew who gets married this month. The bride to be is a beautiful, intelligent and gainfully employed young woman, the type of … Continue reading Cora #Trigglypuff Segal & My Nephew and his betrothed a Tale of Three Young People

#freestacy Milo Yiannopoulos Seconds me on @jack Dorsey

Don't piss down my back and tell me it's raining The Outlaw Josey Wales 1976 A few days ago we came to the conclusion at this blog, based on the continued banning of Robert Stacy McCain that Jack Dorsey is a liar. Milo Yiannopoulos seconds that motion Dorsey, who once was fired from his role … Continue reading #freestacy Milo Yiannopoulos Seconds me on @jack Dorsey

I’m Old Enough to remember when Defending Free Speech was a given at colleges

Is there a sadder headline than this one at Breitbart? We’re Winning: Rutgers University President Defends Free Speech Following Milo Yiannopoulos Visit Now don't get me wrong I'm delighted to see the President of Rutgers defend free speech which said in part: While I will not defend the content of every opinion expressed by every … Continue reading I’m Old Enough to remember when Defending Free Speech was a given at colleges

Muslims in Germany proving Milo Yiannopoulos right

Jefferson Smith: I guess this is just another lost cause Mr. Paine. All you people don't know about lost causes. Mr. Paine does. He said once they were the only causes worth fighting for and he fought for them once. For the only reason any man ever fights for them. Because of just one plain … Continue reading Muslims in Germany proving Milo Yiannopoulos right

Milo Yiannopoulos Pope Francis and the stuff saints are made of

It is a change for the better. The great and toothsome-sinners are made out of the very Same material as those horrible phenomena, the great saints. C.S. Lewis The Saturday Evening Post Screwtape Proposes a toast It's easy to be a fan of Milo Yiannopoulos he's a clever and erudite fellow who has a knack … Continue reading Milo Yiannopoulos Pope Francis and the stuff saints are made of