https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/1052594643869818880?s=19 GenX and Boomer politicians -- which is just about everyone in Congress -- remember the old Soviets well. The peddlers of fake history (looking at you, David Barton and Dinesh D'Souza), like, you know, just about any dictatorial head of state thug. The ones who disenfranchised, imprisoned, and quickly began to murder political opponents... Continue Reading →
https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/988530962979065860 I mean, seriously. How ignorant and/or priggish do you have to be? Also, sweet potato pie is almost as regional as jambalaya. Maybe this isn't about "froo-froo" food, but about Erick's prejudices and his desire to pronounce anything that isn't familiar and comforting to him "wrong." What a cringing prick.
Perhaps you're aware of the various "false flag" theories that mass shootings as in Sandy Hook and Parkland never happened. Of course you are, you're on the internet enough to have found this little authorpage and blog. These conspiracy theorists compare pictures from different mass shootings and disasters, looking for similarities in people. When... Continue Reading →
https://twitter.com/i/moments/924696464990900232 (PATREON PATRONS: I'm sorry this is here and not on Patreon first. Patreon does not support embedding Twitter rants, and I kind of need them there for this one. Sincerely, I'm sorry you didn't get to see this first, because this is a quality post. I won't do this often, and I'll make it... Continue Reading →
In the best of Trump voters, there's deep and intense dissatisfaction. A feeling that anything must be better than the politics of our memory, whether that memory is the few years of the 18 year old first time voter or the several decades of the elder Trump voter. In many, I think, there's an... Continue Reading →
...the way this story is going we might end up being the villain. https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/862435364706889728 Whatever you can do to prevent that from coming to pass, whether it is a tiny bit or a larger bit, it is time to do it. And keep doing it until we are well past this yawning abyss of... Continue Reading →
Follow the Leaders: one piece in a series by artist Isaac Cordal. You may have seen the piece of art above already. It has been bouncing around the internet for some years now, often billed as "politicians debating sea level rise" or "...climate change." Well, it kind of isn't, and it kind of is, and... Continue Reading →
...so I wrote a little tweetstorm about that. https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/835919294387077122 https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/835919618120245251 https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/835920043057766400 https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/835920919843516418 https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/835921269325455361 https://twitter.com/Tao23/status/835921538729840640 Sorry about the repeated tweet at the end. Twitter threads are formed by replying to yourself, and now twitter displays the tweet each one is replying to for context... except to make a readable thread like this it means you now... Continue Reading →