Can We Stop with the “Insult to …” Meme Already?

This is a pet peeve that’s been bugging me for months — someone says “Trump is a moron” and someone else fires back “That’s an insult to morons.” I haven’t said anything about it, but then David Gerrold posted a Facebook diary this morning complaining about the same thing, which reminded me how much this…

I'm An Independent: So I'll Take The Advice Given by Kos

I won’t get involved in the Democratic Party Primary and I’ll keep out of their way during the bullshit storm that should end in November. I won’t vote Republican, I cant vote for collective insanity. The Democratic Party has however done very little to attract my vote for decades and yet they have still had…

The Primary: The Impression Left Upon Reading The Comments on D-Kos

I thought of looking at this as if I never have seen this site before and if I was  blindly looking for information on the Democratic Party Primary. I would say both main candidates have  major if not insurmountable flaws. That neither really is worth investing time in. It is rare to see comments  where…

Meta: Why Many Of Us Hide Behind Walls

Most of us don’t want the rabid Internet in our private and business lives, some like Ellen Pao cant avoid that connection Ellen Pao was at the heart of two of 2015’s biggest feminist news stories: her discrimination lawsuit against former employer Kleiner Perkins; and her resignation from content-sharing site Reddit, after weathering what she…