Category Archives: If You REALLY Care

The story of Band Aid and “Do They Know It’s Christmas?”

Midge Ure, Paul Young, and Tony Hadley talk with the Professor of Rock about how Band Aid came together and made the charity song of the century. (I don’t care about any of the remakes, I only love the original.) … Continue reading

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Freedummies are bad drivers, says least surprising news of the day

The Rational National breaks down something I’ve suspected for as long as I’ve seen loonmobiles covered in InfoWars stickers on the road. Namely, that people with a fanatical anti-vaccination attitude are shitty drivers: During the summer of 2021, Canadian researchers … Continue reading

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Whom is the Salvation Army really saving? (and other uncharitable schemes)

It’s that time of year again, and a YouTuber who often researches shady businesses has some bad news for you good folks, about those bell-ringers with the little red buckets: Yup, the Salvation Army has not learned much from the … Continue reading

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So long, Elon, and thanks for NOTHING.

Welp, folkies, I’m finally doing it. I’m leaving Twitter. Initially I didn’t intend to, but when they abruptly locked me out of my own account for saying “Honkies”, that was it for me. I couldn’t be arsed to try to … Continue reading

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Cops Behaving Badly: The Utter Chickenshits of Uvalde

Do cops have the obligation to stop a massacre and rescue the survivors? Shockingly, at least in Texas, the answer appears to be NO. Jeff Waldorf breaks it down: So, they not only sat with one thumb up their bungholes … Continue reading

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All right, Jagmeet. I see you now.

This is some HUGE news for us Canadian progressives: And no, Candice Fucking Nazi Bergen, it is NOT a “Liberal-NDP coalition”, nor does it mean the NDP are in charge. It means that they’ve dragged the Liberals back to where … Continue reading

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FreeDUMB!

So, uh, there was this convoy in Ottawa over the weekend. No one’s really sure what the hell it was all about, or what it was meant to accomplish or how, but it furnished us with some good laughs at … Continue reading

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It’s January 6 again.

Hard to believe that a year has passed since we saw the Confederate flag carried into the US Capitol, and some loon in a fake shaman’s trappings singing over a bunch of muffins (when he wasn’t trying to further incite … Continue reading

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How YouTube suppresses independent media (and rewards far-right grifters)

David Doel breaks it all down: I don’t have much to add to what he says, other than that it’s important to subscribe to those leftist channels you like to watch. You can subscribe to David here. But more importantly, … Continue reading

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How AIDS research is helping speed up COVID research

It’s World AIDS Day, and here we are: AIDS is no longer an automatic death sentence for everyone who tests positive for HIV. So, why should we reflect back on the last most terrifying deadly pandemic of recent times? Well, … Continue reading

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