Yes, this is late. Unfortunately a lot of stuff has come up between December and now that set this end-of-the-year piece back. Still, I want to commemorate 2020 — which was marked by fires, pestilence, murder hornets, quarantines, and an election that had us pulling out our hair for fucking months. So in honor of the worst year on record, I present the people who helped make it so terrible in the first place.Continue reading “The 40 Most Rotten People Of 2020”
A man who tried to murder an Asian-American family over coronavirus concerns could face hate crime charges, MyPillow founder promotes the QAnon conspiracy, white nationalist Augustus Invictus granted bail, and more. Continue reading “Headlines — 4/01/20”
Parsing the New Zealand shooter’s manifesto for motives and misdirection, Neo-Nazi videos persist on YouTube, Rush Limbaugh calls the Christchurch massacre a false flag, and more. Continue reading “Headlines — 3/17/19”
How ICE uses vague rules to deport immigrants as ‘gang members,’ Trump invents a fake terrorist attack on Sweden, how 4chan offers a window into the rise of Trump, and more. Continue reading “Headlines — 2/20/17”
White supremacist “Coincidence Detector” tracks Jews online, Stacy Dash tells transgender people to go to the bathroom in the bushes, Mitch McConnell worries about Trump’s chances of victory, and more. Continue reading “Headlines — 6/2/16”
Taylor Swift has been labeled an “Aryan Goddess” by neo-Nazis, Justice Clarence Thomas supports striking jurors based on race, the Klan sends out transphobic fliers, and more. Continue reading “Headlines — 5/24/16”
Salon – Mizzou’s boycott victory can’t be dismissed as just another ‘campus p.c. culture’ controversy.
Media Matters – Rush Limbaugh says the University of Missouri president resigned for ‘committing the crime of being a white male.’
Right Wing Watch – Newt Gingrich says Congress must block protections for transgender students.
Truthout – Conservatives abandon children in need while forcing women to have children.
Think Progress – The devious new conservative plan to turn LGBT people against each other.
KIRO Seattle – Former pastor says red cups means Starbucks ‘hates Jesus.’
AmericaBlog – Ben Carson’s ‘proof’ for story about hoax psychology exam is literally parody.
Tony Perkins says Christians are being persecuted by photos of gay people, George Zimmerman keeps getting away with terrible things, Mike Huckabee compares homosexuality to drinking alcohol, and more. Continue reading “Random Headlines — 2/01/15”