December 3, 2020

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MY NEW YORK POST COLUMN: ‘Hillbilly Elegy’ critics show they still despise ‘deplorables.’

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WHY DOES FACEBOOK HATE AMERICAN WORKERS?

THIS WILL GET LESS CNN COVERAGE THAN IF HE WERE THE ASSISTANT TO A REPUBLICAN STATE SENATOR IN ARKANSAS: Adviser to Gov. Newsom and prominent founder of Democratic PR firm charged with domestic violence, child abuse.

KURT SCHLICHTER: Delusional Never Trump Losers Think We’re Going to Take Them Back.

WELL, GOOD: Making John Durham a special counsel will cause problems for Biden.

OPEN THREAD: Have fun!

NOTHING TO SEE HERE, MOVE ALONG: Trump Attorneys Produce Video Alleging Georgia Ballots Were Hidden in Suitcases.

SPACE: Virgin Galactic targeting Dec. 11 for next SpaceShipTwo spaceflight.

SCHOOLS CLOSED, MINORITIES HARDEST HIT: Seriously. In my county, Arlington, schools closed in March and the geniuses in the public school administration told the teachers not to do online instruction, and not to teach anything new (lest there be some kid, somewhere, who couldn’t log in despite free county-provided Ipads and Internet, because that would be inequitable). Below is a chart showing how kids did on the test they give at the beginning of each school year. As you will notice, black and Hispanic kids have been really hurt, white and Asian kids not so much. I suspect you would see similar, maybe even more inequitable results if you just went by income status. Yet, oddly (not really), it’s the progressives in the county who have been shouting “equity, equity, equity” from the rooftops for the last several years and their allies among the teachers who have been most vociferously lobbying to keep the schools closed.

The gray line is Fall 2020, the lines before are 2019 and ’18, respectively.

THERE’S AN INTERESTING ANTI-BIG-TECH COALITION COMING TOGETHER: ‘Don’t back down’: Tulsi Gabbard tells Trump he has her full support in terminating Section 230.

THE COUNTRY’S IN THE VERY BEST OF HANDS: Exclusive: Oregon Gave Antifa Your CARES Act COVID Relief Tax Dollars During the Riots. Wait, It Gets Worse.

PARTY OF HATE: Rashida Tlaib’s all-too-telling anti-Israel tweet.

HANNAH COX: How The Government Broke Higher Education.

DISPATCHES FROM THE NORTH MINEHEAD BYE-ELECTION: Politician named Adolf Hitler wins election in Namibia.

(Classical reference in headline.)

WHO’S READY FOR PRESIDENT JOE BREZHNEV? Biden’s Brezhnev vibes.

At least nobody in the Soviet Union voted for Brezhnev — the elections were a sham with Communist party candidates running unopposed. Everything was a sham, actually. In his mumbling, robotic tones, the general secretary delivered long-winded, heavy on Marxist cliches and utterly incomprehensible televised speeches. The economy flattered, dissidents were subjected to psychiatric torture, corruption proliferated, and the rate of substance abuse skyrocketed. That period of Soviet history is known as zastoi, or stagnation. It only made sense that the man on top was some sort of sclerotic.

Like Brezhnev, Biden’s rhetoric is ridden with clichés, but of a different, folksy kind. At the time when political slogans are catchy and provocative — Make America Great Again, Black Lives Matter — Biden’s yard signs read ‘Our best days are still ahead’, and ‘Build back better’. His Twitter account is full of platitudes like ‘This is our moment — ours together — to write a newer, bolder, more compassionate chapter in the life of our nation.’ He’s just a boring ordinary guy — until he lashes out at a voter, or bites on his wife’s finger.

Is Biden the candidate of American stagnation? His cognitive and physical decline is increasingly difficult to hide and it’s highly disturbing to witness it become a subject of speculation. I’ve lived through it before and it gives me the creeps. Free citizens of a free republic shouldn’t need a Kremlinologist to decipher what’s wrong with their president.

Read the whole thing. Just think of the media as Democratic Party operatives getting a head start on their four year nap, and the need to study Biden like a Kremlinologist makes perfect sense.

A HAPPY ENDING FOR ROBERT KRAFT: Florida Masseuse Ordered to Pay $31,573 After ‘Soliciting’ Robert Kraft To ‘Commit Prostitution.’ Charges against Kraft were (rightfully) dismissed. The women he patronized now have criminal records.

MORE EVIDENCE THAT THIS IS A SIMULATION? Chaotic early solar system collisions resembled ‘asteroids’ arcade game.

WHAT INDEED? CNN anchor: What is it with Democrat leaders and COVID-19 hypocrisy?

QUESTION ASKED: Did Brexit lead to the UK’s vaccine success?

THE CORBYNIZATION OF THE DEMOCRATIC PARTY CONTINUES APACE: Possible Biden Cabinet Pick Rashida Tlaib Shares Tweet Calling To Eradicate Israel.

WE’VE DESCENDED INTO SOME SORT OF BIZARRE HELL-WORLD IN WHICH MATTHEW YGLESIAS IS A VOICE OF SANITY: Matt Yglesias takes radical lefty heat for criticizing #DefundThePolice as ‘a bad idea,’ but to his credit, he doesn’t back down.

I’VE GIVEN UP ON GOVERNMENT MAKING RATIONAL DECISIONS: Long-Term-Care Residents and Health Workers Should Get Vaccine First, C.D.C. Panel Says. Comment from my friend Kate Litvak:

This is unbelievably stupid. What is the point of prioritizing nursing home residents? They are stationary. They aren’t going anywhere. We should not spend vaccines on them, but instead, we should create safe bubbles around them by prioritizing the people with whom they have contact. That means all workers of nursing homes (not just medical workers). These workers are not only bringing disease into nursing homes, but after work, get on public transit to go home and spread the disease through the community.
We should prioritize people who have the highest number of (necessary) interactions with others — health workers, transportation, supermarket, police, workers of meat processing plants, etc.
And among the first should be TEACHERS!! This will destroy the excuse that the teachers’ unions use to justify not working while getting paid in full. Once we vaccinate all the teachers, we must open the schools. Teachers who will then refuse to show up should be fired for cause. Kids aren’t much at risk and are in low probability to spread the virus. Families who don’t want their kids to attend live classes can continue online, but that will be their choice — not the choice of the teachers’ unions.
When the kids are out at schools, we preserve their education and sanity, and also preserve the ability of their parents to actually work and get the economy back on track.
But instead, we are giving the vaccine to nursing home residents. Who are stationary, can be effectively isolated, and have little impact on the economy, education of kids, and our sane future. Sheer idiocy.

UPDATE: I’ve received some feedback that nursing home residents should be vaccinated early so they can receive visitors after months of isolation from their families. But do we think that the homes are going to let visitors in unless and until those visitors are also vaccinated? The vaccines are 90-94% effective, so given the liability issues involved, the odds that they would allow unvaccinated visitors to see vaccinated residents when a month or two or three later the visitors will also be vaccinated seem low to me. Not to mention that if staff aren’t vaccinated, the visitors could infect the staff.

UPDATE: The CDC has published the underlying report that their panel approved. The report suggests that “health care personnel” is defined very broadly, which means that nursing home staff will be vaccinated–which raises the question as why residents also need to be vaccinated quickly. A dissenting panelist raised an additional objection: Nursing home residents tend to be elderly and unhealthy, and generally safe vaccines might not be safe for that population, and we have no data on that. It’s also not clear to me why pharmacy staff are more of a priority than any other retail worker, unless they work in a medical facility.From the report:

Approximately 21 million U.S. health care personnel work in settings such as hospitals, LTCFs, outpatient clinics, home health care, public health clinical services, emergency medical services, and pharmacies. Health care personnel comprise clinical staff members, including nursing or medical assistants and support staff members (e.g., those who work in food, environmental, and administrative services) (8). Jurisdictions might consider first offering vaccine to health care personnel whose duties require proximity (within 6 feet) to other persons. If vaccine supply remains constrained, additional factors might be considered for subprioritization.*** Public health authorities and health care systems should work together to ensure COVID-19 vaccine access to health care personnel who are not affiliated with hospitals.

Approximately 3 million adults reside in LTCFs, which include skilled nursing facilities, nursing homes, and assisted living facilities. Depending upon the number of initial vaccine doses available, jurisdictions might consider first offering vaccination to residents and health care personnel in skilled nursing facilities because of high medical acuity and COVID-19–associated mortality (6) among residents in these settings.

CHANGE: Tamara Keel: The Handgun Red-Dot Revolution. “The ‘target focus’ allowed by the MRDS doesn’t constrain your field-of-vision the way a hard front-sight focus does. In a competition setting, this means that you can keep an entire target array in view. . . . We’re in a day and age where the possibility of a lone concealed carrier finding themselves faced by multiple threats is not a far-fetched hypothetical. In a situation where the defender is outnumbered by aggressive, mobile assailants, anything that allows them to keep their head up and their awareness spread across as wide an area as possible would be a big help.”

NOTHING TO SEE HERE, MOVE ALONG: Trump Legal Team: We Have ‘So Much Evidence’ of Fraud in Nevada ‘We Had to Rent a Separate Car.’

NEW SOCIALIST “IT GIRL” COLLECTS DIVIDENDS: Democratic socialist AOC gets destroyed for selling $58 ‘Tax The Rich’ shirts.

#RESISTANCE:

I keep waiting for actual evidence that restaurants and bars are a major source of infection. We’ve been contact-tracing for nine months. Either that’s been a total waste of time and money, or we should know the answer by now.

IT’S GOOD TO BE THE NOMENKLATURA: Austin Mayor Steve Adler Takes Democrat COVID Privilege Up a Notch.

THE REAL SYSTEMIC RACISM: Set-Asides Are Unconstitutional. Andrew Cuomo (among many other leaders) makes race the basis for dispensing money and opportunities to entrepreneurs and small businesses.

ANOTHER PROGRESSIVE FIASCO IN NEW YORK: New York’s Homeless Crucible. Bill de Blasio has doubled spending on the homeless, put a progressive activist in charge of policy, and created the largest affordable housing program in city history. And the problem has just gotten worse.

WELL, THIS IS THE 21ST CENTURY, YOU KNOW — EVEN IF SHE WAS CONCEIVED IN THE 20TH: Baby born from 27-year-old embryo believed to have broken record set by her big sister.

Plus: “Gibson became pregnant with both Emma and Molly with the help of the National Embryo Donation Center, a faith-based nonprofit in Knoxville that stores frozen embryos in vitro fertilization patients have decided not to use. Families can adopt those unused embryos, which are then transferred to an adoptive parent’s uterus.” I’ve driven by that place many times — it’s out in Farragut — and wondered vaguely if it was real. Apparently so!

BATTLESWARM BLOG: Walter E. Williams, RIP.

HMM: CDC: 10-day quarantine sufficient after possible COVID-19 exposure.

AS CASES RISE, A REMINDER: Most Americans have been wearing masks since spring, the C.D.C. says. But while masks aren’t worthless, the cloth “face coverings” that you see so often basically are. Surgical masks provide a modest amount of protection, at best, for the wearer and somewhat more for others. N95 masks provide substantial protection for the wearer, if worn properly. But a bandanna, or a cute cloth mask with your school logo on it, or a pulled-up neck gaiter, is basically just pandemic security theater. At most, they help keep you from touching your face, for whatever good that does. And masks don’t protect you if you don’t wear them, and most people in social situations don’t. (Even groups of employees at restaurants and stores usually pull their masks down when they gather to chat.)

Masks have been politicized as useless by some, and as magical talismans by others. They’re merely a tool, moderately useful at best. Cases are going up because that’s what happens in a pandemic until enough people have had the disease that it can’t sustain transmission. My guess is, we’ll reach that point before the vaccines are in wide distribution, notwithstanding the enormous dispatch with which Operation Warp Speed produced multiple vaccines.

MY EMOTIONAL SUPPORT WARTHOG IS FURIOUS RIGHT NOW: Emotional support animals on flights restricted to trained dogs: DOT.

CHRISTIAN TOTO: Red Pill in Progress? Ron Howard Calls Out Political Film Critics.

IF SO, COULD SHE CAST TWO VOTES IN THE EVENT OF A TIE? Senator and Vice President of the United States: Can Kamala Harris Hold Both Positions at the Same Time?

SECRETARY OF INDOCTRINTION: Biden Education Lead: Chinese Communist Party Has Done ‘Magical Work.’

CHARLES LIPSON: The Georgia Runoffs and Our Embattled Constitution. “It’s understandable that the national debate should focus on which party will control the Senate and just how radical the Democrats’ program will be if they do. But just beneath the surface lurk potential constitutional issues, which have received almost no attention. The basic problem is this: although America’s Founders were deeply concerned about tyranny, centralized power, and the suppression of individual rights and constructed institutional barriers to prevent those abuses, they never envisioned the mechanisms that pose serious threats today.”

MICHAEL WALSH: ‘Last Stands’ Explores Valor in the Face of Almost Certain Defeat.

GEORGIA GOV. UNDER INVESTIGATION: Georgia group founded by Stacey Abrams under investigation for seeking out-of-state, dead voters.

BECAUSE THEY’RE INSANE AND/OR HAVE TERRIBLE TASTE IN LITERATURE: Lefty Law Profs See Handmaid’s Tale Lurking Behind Supreme Court Religious Freedom Ruling.

THOMAS SOWELL: Walter E. Williams 1936-2020.

Walter Williams loved teaching. Unlike too many other teachers today, he made it a point never to impose his opinions on his students. Those who read his syndicated newspaper columns know that he expressed his opinions boldly and unequivocally there. But not in the classroom.

Walter once said he hoped that, on the day he died, he would have taught a class that day. And that is just the way it was, when he died on Wednesday, December 2, 2020.

He was my best friend for half a century. There was no one I trusted more or whose integrity I respected more. Since he was younger than me, I chose him to be my literary executor, to take control of my books after I was gone.

But his death is a reminder that no one really has anything to say about such things.

Read the whole thing.

IN THE MAIL: From Carnell Smith, TRAPPED BY LAW: Stop Paying Child Support for Paternity Fraud.

VODKAPUNDIT PRESENTS YOUR DAILY INSANITY WRAP: Wall Street Writes Off Biden’s Chances of Enacting His Crushing Tax Hikes.

Insanity Wrap needs to know: If he actually wins, would Joe Biden’s well-known “ability to f*** things up” be our country’s saving grace for four years?

Answer: Sigh, maybe, yes.

Before we get to the sordid details, a quick preview of today’s Wrap.

  • Barack Obama: Snake, charmer
  • Twitter: Judge — and jury, and executioner — of political debate in this country
  • Rick Wilson: Sad little lonely cowardly bully

And so much more at the link, you’d have to be crazy to miss it.

DECOUPLING: U.S House Passes China Delisting Bill. “The U.S House of Representatives on Wednesday unanimously passed a bill that threatens to delist Chinese companies such as Alibaba Group Holding and JD.com from U.S. exchanges unless U.S. regulators are able to inspect their financial audits within three years.”

IF IT WERE OTHER STUDENT GROUPS THEY’D BE CALLING IN THE FBI: Pro-life club faces vandalisms on campus, administration remains silent.

KRUISER’S MORNING BRIEF: The Idiocy of Republicans Boycotting GA Runoffs Has to Stop. “When I first read that Republicans in Georgia were SERIOUSLY FREAKING THINKING of not voting in the Senate runoff elections I thought I might need a field sobriety test, a concussion examination, or both. There was no way that otherwise sensible people could be participating in a ‘cut off the nose to spite the face’ mass delusion, was there?”

QUESTION ASKED AND ANSWERED:

● Shot: What Now for Trump’s Border Wall?

● Chaser: Biden’s immigration radicalism.

NEWS FROM PUERTO RICO: “But, the big, big news is Puerto Rico. In Puerto Rico, there was a shift in control in the territorial Senate and House. Both flipped from NPP to PDP. My understanding is that PDP wants continued commonwealth status—and not statehood. This is what is called news. The territorial governor has been in office since 2019, and she is affiliated with NPP—a party which supports statehood. Thus, political control of the island territory is divided. If that is not confusing enough, historically, NPP loosely affiliates with the ‘mainland’ Republican Party, and the PDP loosely affiliates with the ‘mainland’ Democrat Party.”

HOW’M I RIDIN’? I’M RIDIN’ HIGH: Space balloon company raises funds, will conduct first test flight next year. “No ticket price has been revealed, but it likely will be on the order of $125,000.”

PAUL BEDARD: Nevada ‘fraud’: 1,500 ‘dead’ voters, 42,248 voted ‘multiple times,’ RV camps as ‘homes.’

Related: Sen. Mike Braun: Half the country wants Trump fraud claims investigated, and he rips media’s dismissal.

If Trump’s claims are so crazy, you’d think the Democrats and media — but I repeat myself — would welcome a detailed, trustworthy audit.

BARACK TO THE FUTURE! Biden admin looks like one more try at liberal technocratic government.

Technocracy, climate cultism & dumb wars

Are you ready for the Great Reset? It’s the Great Leap Forward of 21st-century technocracy. It’s time, we are told by the likes of Davos guru Klaus Schwab, to reboot our passé, 18th-century ideas about rights, democracy and constitutions — and surrender to the smooth rule of the ­experts and the climate cultists, not forgetting, of course, their financial advisers.

The reality, however, is less Great Reset than Great Preset. What elites who talk this way really want is to turn the clock back to circa 2014, before Donald Trump’s ascent, before Brexit, before populists swept to power across the West on a wave of discontent with the liberal-technocratic order.

Look at who Joe Biden, the great hope of resetters, wants to drive the economic recovery. Janet Yellen, who was President Barack Obama’s choice at the Federal Reserve, for Treasury. Neera Tanden, the corporatist Clinton sidekick, for the Office of Management and Budget. Adewale Adeyemo, president of the Obama Foundation, as Yellen’s deputy.

It’s Obama Time all over again in defense and diplomacy too.

This is an ideology running on fumes, led by a sclerotic leader who has been a loyal Democrat foot-soldier for nearly half-century. However, as Dominic Green predicts, there is one happy ending: “In 2010, the voters responded to Obama’s first two years by flipping the House to the Republicans. They will do the same in 2022.”

Don’t get cocky, to coin an Instaphrase.

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ONE LAST COLUMN FROM THE LATE, GREAT WALTER WILLIAMS: The Tragedy of Black Education Is New.

Several years ago, Project Baltimore began an investigation of Baltimore’s school system. What it found was an utter disgrace.

In 19 of Baltimore’s 39 high schools, out of 3,804 students, only 14 of them, or less than 1%, were proficient in math.

In 13 of Baltimore’s high schools, not a single student scored proficient in math.

In five Baltimore City high schools, not a single student scored proficient in math or reading.

Despite these academic deficiencies, about 70% of the students graduate and are conferred a high school diploma—a fraudulent high school diploma.

The Detroit Public Schools Community District scored the lowest in the nation compared to 26 other urban districts for reading and mathematics at the fourth- and eighth-grade levels.

A recent video captures some of this miseducation in Milwaukee high schools: In two city high schools, only one student tested proficient in math and none are proficient in English.

Yet, the schools spent a full week learning about “systemic racism” and “Black Lives Matter activism.”

I know I don’t have to remind you to read the whole thing.

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CHINESE ASSETS: Biden-Linked Firm WestExec Scrubs China Work From Website.

NEXT TIME, RUN A SIMILAR LOOP STARRING VARIOUS JOURNALISTS: Kayleigh McEnany Opens Press Conference With Video Loop Of Democrats Breaking Their Own Lockdown Rules.

BLUE ON BLUE: Squad blasts Obama for ‘critique’ on ‘defund the police’ slogan. I suspect that Barack “the police acted stupidly” Obama sympathizes, but he also knows this is political poison.

JONATHAN KAY: Race and Social Panic at Haverford: A Case Study in Educational Dysfunction.

“You have continued to stand as an individual that seems to turn a blind eye to the stuff that’s going on, as a black woman that is in the [college] administration,” said the first-year Haverford College student. “I came to this institution”—and here she pauses for a moment, apparently fighting back tears—“I expected you, of any of us, to stand up and be the icon for black women on this campus… So, I’m not trying to hear anything that you have to say regarding that, due to the fact that you haven’t stood up for us—you never have, and I doubt that you ever will.”

The school-wide November 5th Zoom call, a recording of which has been preserved, was hosted by Wendy Raymond, Haverford’s president. At the time, the elite Pennsylvania liberal arts college was a week into a student strike being staged, according to organizers, to protest “anti-blackness” and the “erasure of marginalized voices.” During the two-hour-and-nine-minute discussion, viewed in real time by many of the school’s 1,350 students, Raymond presented herself as solemnly apologetic for a litany of offenses. She also effusively praised and thanked the striking students for educating her about their pain, while “recognizing that I will never understand what it means to be a person of color or be black or indigenous in the United States. I am a white woman with considerable unearned privilege.”

Not only did Raymond announce that she would be acceding to many of the students’ previously listed demands, she also reacted positively to the new requests that students put forward during the call. “All of the recommendations you’ve made here sound spot on and are excellent,” she said. “We can do those—and go beyond them.”

The ignorant and intolerant are effectively in charge.

This is a longer — and quite brutal — piece.

THE BEATINGS WILL CONTINUE UNTIL MORAL IMPROVES: Residents in city of Los Angeles ‘ordered to remain in their homes’ amid COVID-19 surge.

Flashback: Lakers title celebrations likely added to California’s Covid-19 spike, agency says.

Also possibly contributing: “Protesters gathered outside Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti’s home Wednesday for the ninth consecutive day in an attempt to persuade President-elect Joe Biden not to appoint Garcetti to his cabinet. Black Lives Matter-Los Angeles and Ground Game LA have vowed to conduct a demonstration every day until Biden commits to not appointing Garcetti to the cabinet. They are critical of Garcetti’s handling of homelessness, public transportation and other issues.”

J. CHRISTIAN ADAMS: What Really Happened to Donald Trump in the 2020 Election.

WHO SHOULD BIDEN APPOINT AS SECRETARY OF EDUCATION?:  Yesterday I noted that Biden promised voters that he would appoint a teacher, but that a piece in the New York Daily News is urging him to break that promise.  It suggests instead that he appoint the current chair of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. Here’s another reason such an appointment might be considered controversial.

GUYS, THIS IS PROOF POSITIVE SOME WOMEN JUST DESTROY YOUR BRAIN:  Prince Harry goes full pantheist, says the ‘Rona is Mother Earth’s way of giving us a time-out.

Yo, Harry, no offense. The Earth MIGHT be your mother. (I know who your father is has been under dispute for some time.) I, however, am better than dirt.

WE CANNOT ALLOW BIDEN TO BE SWORN IN. THE THIEF-IN-CHIEF WILL HAVE TO RETURN TO HIS BASEMENT. AND TAKE COMMIE LAWHORISH WITH HIM:  Covering Biden: the horror movie returns.

NO, WE’RE NOT MORALLY SUPERIOR TO OUR ANCESTORS: Ever been told you “are on the wrong side of history?” There is a pernicious assumption of moral superiority behind such claims. The Colson Center’s Shane Morris offers three responses that expose just how pernicious, especially on this side of the 20th century.

YEAH. WHEN THEY RAN A POTEMKIN CAMPAIGN, THINK ABOUT IT, THEY KNEW THEY HAD THE VOTES TO WIN EVEN IF ONLY THE VERY FRINGE LEFT VOTED.  WHICH MEANS, NO REALLY, I’D BE SURPRISED IF BIDEN ACTUALLY HAD MORE THAN 25% OF THE VOTES ATTRIBUTED TO HIM:  USPS Contractor Says His Trailer With 130,000 to 280,000 Mail-in Ballots Disappeared in Lancaster.

OH, I EXPECT THAT NUMBER IS VERY LOW, BECAUSE YOU KNOW, SHENANIGANS.  I THINK IT’S CLOSER TO 90 MILLION. AND YEAH, I TOO AM FASCINATED THE LEFT THINKS THE GASLIGHTING WILL WORK FOR SURE THIS TIME:  The Election Showed 75+ Million Americans Have Rejected The Establishment’s Narrative. We’re Not Going to Start Believing It Now.

They really and truly are like the rat pressing the button on the pellet dispenser not realizing it’s broken, aren’t they?

SPEAKING OF WHICH:  Point And Make Duck Noises.

WE SHOULD ALL SEND AG BAR OUR OLD GLASSES. MAYBE ONE PAIR OF THEM WOULD HELP HIM SEE. WHAT SAY YOU?  Votes? What Votes? Backdated Ballots Thrown Out Before Election.

DEAR OBAMA, YOU CAN’T PUT THE MASK ON AGAIN. IT’S FALLEN AND SHATTERED:  Obama Says Defund The Police Is Unworkable “Snappy Slogan”.

DO NOT LET THEM GET AWAY WITH IT. DO NOT. DO NOT:  Paladin’s AMERICAN GOMORRAH ™ “Suddenly” Edition.

I HAVE AWESOME FRIENDS:  Election of the President.

THESE INFRINGEMENTS OF PEOPLE’S COMMUNICATION MUST BE STOPPED. STRONGLY. IT’S BAD ENOUGH WE DON’T HAVE A PRESS, AND THAT OUR STATES ARE LOCKING US IN SO WE CAN’T DISCUSS THE ELECTION.  THIS IS WELL PAST ENOUGH:  Twitter Suspends Data Analyst Who Testified that Up to 300,000 Fake People Voted in Arizona Election.

I AM SO PROFOUNDLY TIRED OF PEOPLE WHO THINK THAT ROADS ARE SOCIALISM. THIS SHOULDN’T NEED TO BE FISKED. ROMANS WEREN’T SOCIALIST. THE END. BUT ALAS, OUR YOUNG ARE MAL-EDUCATED:  Fisking “You Might be a Socialist”.

THESE ARE THE PEOPLE WHO CONSIDER THEMSELVES CAPABLE OF RUNNING THE WORLD:  ‘Great Reset’: World Economic Forum Tells Public to Start Eating Weeds, Bugs, Drinking Sewage.

I would like to point out that according to any rational measure, from food availability to space availability there is no overpopulation.  I don’t know if the left knows they are lying. I do know they hate humanity and want to humiliate and exterminate us. Honestly, I’d feel better if I found out they were aliens, here to destroy us. Alas, they are human. Just resentful, twisted and evil. Probably the result of subscribing to a philosophy that makes envy a virtue.

IF LIKE ME YOU DON’T WANT TO STREAM A SPEECH, HERE’S THE TRANSCRIPT:  This may be the most important speech I’ve ever made….

Our president isn’t giving up, in the face of the most appalling fraud in the history of the world. He’s not leaving us to the tender mercies of the communists. Be not afraid.

December 2, 2020

DEMOCRATS THOUGHT THEY’D BE RID OF HIM: Trump teases 2024 run: “It’s been an amazing four years. We’re trying to do another four years, otherwise I’ll see you in four years.”

GOVERNMENT ACTIONS NEED FACTUAL SUPPORT: L.A. County must show evidence for outdoor dining ban, judge orders.

WELL, YES: Media Elites, Not Trump Supporters, Are Disconnected From Reality.

Related, from Bruce Bawer on Facebook:

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