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Donnie poses for selfies with alleged massage parlor madam

Be it known that I say “alleged” only for legal reasons here. My mind is pretty made up as to what sort of person this woman is already: I mean, a gold, rhinestone-encrusted MAGA clutch purse? That is one tacky-ass … Continue reading

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Economics professor explains Venezuela’s capitalist putsch

…as well as the Green New Deal, and the hullabaloo surrounding it: Prof. Wolff points out that hyperinflation is a capitalist problem, not a socialist one. He also points out that the original Roosevelt New Deal was not the cause … Continue reading

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Billionaire who hates paying taxes floats presidential run, gets ridiculed

And how: Love that heckler who keeps giving him hell. That alone was worth the price of admission. As is all the flak he’s getting on the tweeter. If only his coffee were as thoroughly roasted as his ass… Ana … Continue reading

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Yes, Donnie really IS this dumb.

Also, is he coked up? He was sniffling when he said this: But in all fairness to Donnie the Dim, his commerce secretary wasn’t a whole lot brighter: Gee. You’d think they were politically related, or something. Certainly they’re both … Continue reading

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Rocco Rossi forgets to include Madame Guillotine in his New Year’s toast

Now really. What kind of unpardonable oversight is this? Not surprisingly, the Internet roasted him for it until he was forced to eat a little crow: The president of Ontario’s Chamber of Commerce, Rocco Rossi, has apologized for a New … Continue reading

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Bernie battles Bezos…and WINS!

This is fantastic news, but it should only be the first of many such victories. And it won’t happen unless everybody gets in on the fight for fair and living wages. Today Amazon; tomorrow, EVERYWHERE.

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How dumb is Donnie, really?

Uh…pretty damn dumb, actually: I’m not sure how one goes about breeding tanning beds, much less inbreeding them. But I do know that when you get someone as dumb about money as Donnie is into power, you end up with … Continue reading

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Fascist idiots burn shoes for nothing

These people. Ye Gods. They are SO stupid. If it weren’t for all the privilege they’re soaking in (as Jeff Waldorf points out so neatly above), they’d literally die of their own idiocy. I mean, just LOOK at these clowns: … Continue reading

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While global warming rages something fierce, hell freezes over

Yes, that’s right, folks…the IMF has admitted it made a mistake! How often does THIS happen? The report by the IMF’s Independent Evaluation Office (IEO) goes above the head of the managing director, Christine Lagarde. It answers solely to the … Continue reading

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Economics for Dummies: Why millennials aren’t buying houses or diamonds, in a nutshell

When this is all too emblematic of the “good” jobs on offer, is it any wonder that they can’t pay their student loans back, either? (Special extra bonus points for spotting the extreme irony herein.)

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