Author Archives: Sabina Becker

Guilty! Guilty!! GUILTY!!!

First, the reaction from outside the courthouse, and from the streets of Minneapolis: The first of George Floyd’s four killers has been found guilty on all counts. Here’s some legal analysis on what it means for the justice system, and … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: A memory you’re trying to remember to forget

Lord knows I’m not a fan of Mick Jagger (or a particular one of Dave Grohl, either), but this collab is a humdinger: Are you getting Neil Young “Piece of Crap” vibes? I am. Compare, if you will: Both are … Continue reading

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Who is “Q”? A weird weeaboo.

I actually did see this coming — did you? Yup…that goofy little whoopsy grin is your mask-off moment right there. Ding! Of course, it’s been an ill-kept secret for over a year now that Ron Watkins (and/or his father, Jim) … Continue reading

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Amazon now using fake Twitter accounts to prevent unionizing

David Doel has the details: And Jeff Waldorf also has some good commentary: Alas, it looks like “Darla” was very short-lived. Practically as soon as people started calling “her” out, the account was suspended. Darla, we hardly knew ye.

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Government of Canada will apologize for racism inflicted on all-black WWI battalion

I never knew about this battalion either, and that’s definitely a product of systemic racism. Even in the next world war, which began twenty years after the first ended, racism still dictated who got the glory and who got the … Continue reading

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Amazon gets Berned

And it’s not the first time, either. But you still love to see it: It’s even more fun when you get to see David Doel getting in on the beatdown, too. Maybe next time, “The Sniper” will want to just … Continue reading

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Headline Howler: It’s the juxtaposition, stupid.

Or in this case, the stupid juxtaposition: Bring out yer dead!

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CPAC is pathetic.

Warning: Idolatry. Very sad, pitiful idolatry… And these clowns call themselves CHRISTIANS. Guess they forgot the biblical parable of the golden calf, eh? (They also failed to remember the flag code, which is also cringey as hell. And just think, … Continue reading

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At long sweet last, the Pigman is dead…

…and the good folks of the Majority Report have a few words to say about that, before the major media trot out their sickening tributes to what an “icon” he was: Only one thing’s a pity about all this, and … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: It really means I love you to the end…

True love will never die. The question is, what’s true anymore?

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