Obama Gladly Shakes Hands With Dictator

“Sometimes I think that a parody of democracy could be more dangerous than a blatant dictatorship, because that gives people an opportunity to avoid doing anything about it.” – Aung San Suu Kyi We like to live in a perfect, insular bubble. Inside our bubble, we have everything we want: food, homes, jobs, friends, family, and a country of which we can be proud. We can see through the bubble to the outside, but our image of the rest of the world is warped. Because of what we have, we can’t often Read more […]

UK Man Arrested For Joking About Nelson Mandela

Remember back when Margaret Thatcher died, and socialist Brits took to the streets to celebrate? They held up vile signs mocking and ridiculing her. “DingDongTheWickedWitchIsDead” was a Twitter group in her honor. No one in authority seemed to care. After all, these people had a right to their opinion, right? We wouldn’t want to stoop down to the level of “thought police,” would we? Not unless the person you joke about is Nelson Mandela. You make one wise crack about him, and there’ll Read more […]

Literally Meaningless Signs at Mandela Memorial

The interpreter for the deaf at the Nelson Mandela memorial service held in South Africa was apparently a fake. He was not signing in any recognized sign language. He was apparently just waving his hands in the air; his gestures meant nothing to anyone but himself. Bruno Druchen, the national director of the Deaf Federation of South Africa, first noticed the meaningless gibberish the man was signing at the Mandela Memorial, saying the interpreter was “moving his hands around but there was no Read more […]

Mandela: An Evil World Mourns An Evil Man

It kills me that people can be so blind. It kills me when black people say the Democratic Party is looking out for their best interests. It also kills me that the world, including a white South African friend of mine, mourns the death of Nelson Mandela. Mandela, 95 years old at his death the other day, was the world’s second-most famous black man, right after Barack Obama and just ahead of Morgan Freeman. He was a Communist. He was the head of a terrorist organization. He sang about killing Read more […]

What We’re Reading June 27, 2013

The internet is a deep pool of seemingly never-ending news, politics, current events, and human interest stories. Who has the time to wade through all of that information and find anything useful? Well, besides us…? Instead of you doing all that work – here are links to what we’re reading today June 27, 2013.   He conquered the wrestling world, and now it’s time to conquer the out of control leviathan that is government.   South African icon Nelson Mandela is on life Read more […]