Category Archives: Deepest Darkest Africa

Compare and Contrast: FUX Snooze on corona…and Ebola

Gee, it’s almost like they’re shameless partisan hacks, isn’t it?

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COVID-19: An opportunity for the Shock Doctrine — or its opponents?

Naomi Klein expands, briefly, on ideas from a book she wrote several years ago: I especially love how she takes a quote from far-right economist Milton Friedman (the author of the original Shock Doctrine, which Klein critically examined in her … Continue reading

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When MAGAts get wrecked

This is what you get for running your mouth, fucko: OOF. Big OOF. But even funnier, he ran out himself after the fact: It’s a thing of beauty, considering what a jabroni move this was: Colby Covington has chosen to … Continue reading

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Armed women do what the Nigerian army couldn’t

Namely, fighting off and killing a band of Boko Haram terrorists: In Nigeria, the Islamist terror group Boko Haram tried to attack the communities of Aatagara and Kawuri, but was instantly repulsed by a group of armed women. Almost immediately, … Continue reading

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Music for a Sunday: Johnny Clegg, RIP

Back in the early 1980s, a video cracked the CHUM 30 chart that was unlike all the rest of the pop parade of the day. It featured strong Zulu chants, references to Olduvai Gorge and Phelamanga (“the place where the … Continue reading

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Fuck off, Melania.

I mean, what else is there to say to her little pity party here except that, and WOMP, WOMP? Yeah, I’m sure she really IS the most bullied person in the world. Kids in Yemen are starving while the US’s … Continue reading

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Alex Jones goes apeshit…literally.

Warning: Do not watch if you go blind at the sight of simian white dudes with their shirts off. Because guess who’s totally into the idea of himself as a gorilla? And fancy a man who never went to college … Continue reading

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French “feminists” don’t get #MeToo, apparently.

So it wasn’t bad enough, last week, that 100 prominent French women, some of them soi-disantes feminists, got their expensive lingerie in a bunch over the whole #MeToo movement and decided to write an atrocious letter about it. Now, we … Continue reading

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Fire and Fury: The unsexy but still shocking revelations

Host Gregory Wilpert and guest Doug Henwood discuss some of the more surprising (though less headline-making) aspects of Michael Wolff’s book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House. The big take-away here? The sheer extent to which Ol’ Donnie’s … Continue reading

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Nazis terrorize Charlottesville AGAIN. Police do worse than nothing…AGAIN.

Dowdy Dickie Spencer’s latest charm offensive in Charlottesville was a cowardly flop. They had what — three, four dozen people, max? — and were so scared of backlash that they required a police escort. Which they got. Now, you can … Continue reading

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