Black Shards Press – Electronic Gumbo is Our Specialty

One Theory Over Meaning of Trump’s ‘Many Sides’ Remark

15.08.2017 (8:05 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

“President Trump’s reluctance to single out the far right reflects a view widely held by conservatives that the news media willingly overlooks left-wing extremism.” That is, for one example, the masked goons who trashed U.C. Berkeley and committed various felonies in the name of progressivism.

Antifa: Left-wing militants on the rise – BBC News

14.08.2017 (10:40 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

There’s more than one set of troublemakers loose in the streets. “Antifa and the white supremacists are two sides of a common coin. The people dead in Charlottesville died because of one neo-Nazi, but there were dozen [sic] of people left bleeding in the streets because of Antifa”.

Women Had Better Sex Under Socialism – Political Wire

14.08.2017 (9:15 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

“This generational divide between daughters and mothers who reached adulthood on either side of 1989 supportsthe idea that women had more fulfilling lives during the Communist era. And they owed this quality of life, in part, to the fact that these regimes saw women’s emancipation as central to advanced ‘scientific socialist’ societies, as they saw themselves.”

Clean Coder Blog

09.08.2017 (1:26 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

Bob Martin nails it, big-time. And he has enough cache in the in tech industry to be able to tell the truth and get away with it. Thank goodness someone said it.

Google Reportedly Fires Employee Who Slammed Diversity Efforts

07.08.2017 (11:06 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

Called it. The PC police win again. This is the new liberalism: Deviate from the hive mind and you will be destroyed. Real diversity is diversity of mind/skill/knowledge, not superficial race/creed/color agendas.

Democrats Must Overcome a Massive GOP Bias – Political Wire

07.08.2017 (12:09 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

The Senate represents states equally for a reason: to counterbalance mob rule.

Here’s How the White House Would Cut Legal Immigration in Half

02.08.2017 (4:52 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

The broken clock is right again! There’s absolutely no question that immigration policy should favor immigrants most likely to benefit the U.S. by coming here.

Jeff Flake’s devastating indictment of his Republican Party, in 11 quotes

01.08.2017 (10:43 am) – Filed under: Politics ::

Do we want a Flake for a president? Maybe we do.

“Too often, we observe the unfolding drama along with the rest of the country, passively, all but saying, ‘Someone should do something!’ without seeming to realize that that someone is us.”

Suspect in Michigan airport stabbing attempted to buy gun before attack

24.06.2017 (8:28 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard said the Muslim community bears some responsibility for preventing acts of violence committed by Muslims. “You cannot disconnect this type of event, terrorism, from Islam in general,” he said.

Matador Ivan Fandino killed in France bullfight – BBC News

18.06.2017 (4:17 pm) – Filed under: Politics ::

Some days you get the bull…