One year ago today I wrote an article titled "Lefties Need To Stop Being Shy About Working With The Anti-Establishment Right", and Left Twitter exploded. To this day there are still some social media echo chambers in which this article is the primary thing I am known
Anyone who watches a movie is actually watching a movie about themselves watching a movie. There's whatever's going on on the screen, and there's all the different thoughts and experiences you're having while you watch it. You watch them both together, and whatever dance they
A while back some ambitious apes figured out how to stand up straight and use abstract thought, and now deep fried Twinkies are a thing. It's been a hell of a ride.If you asked a human what the most amazing thing about humans is, they'd
When a baby is born, its parents teach it how to eat solid foods and walk and talk, which generally works out fine. Then they start teaching the baby all the lies their parents taught them, and things start to get messy.When the baby is
We held hands,
ignored the wet paint signs and slid down the rainbows anyway,
laughing like hooligans and painting the town prismatic.
Smoking crow angels in buzzing neon cathedrals
glanced up from their screaming corpse calliopes
as we shouted “Yahweh! Yahweh!” at the top of our lungs.
I just want to briefly document some of the ways I'm seeing the 2015/2016 anti-establishment sentiment of Trump's base being hijacked and re-routed into supporting some highly conspicuous pro-establishment interests this year.In 2016 and 2017, much of the anti-establishment sentiment on what passes for America's
The Guy Who Did The Thing, by Johnstone/Foleyhttps://youtu.be/ErzjFJwPgoc
Have you ever known someone who's intensely interested in helping people, but is so neurotic and unskillful that they mostly just make things worse?"Stop!" you'll find yourself wanting to yell at such people. "Stop helping! Go help yourself!"That's how I see most political activism today.
I have been saying all year that the 8chan phenomenon known as "QAnon" is bogus, and as time has gone on the evidence has become overwhelming that it is an establishment psyop designed to herd the populist right into accepting the narratives and agendas of the
Weaver ignored the warnings of the bearded desk slug
and plunged inward,
past the peacock-feathered stars
and the reptilian eyes hiding behind dancing silken veils,
to that soft, tender place
where the very last tombstone sits at the head
of the bones of the one who carved it.
He screamed and ripped