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Beautiful World, Where Are You: This Is Not A Conflict. This Is Apartheid

Citing human rights reports that Israel's "racial domination and segregation against Palestinians meets the definition of apartheid under international law," big-deal Irish...

Abby Zimet ·


To Boldly Go Where No Man (sic) Has Gone Before, Even If Funded By A Rapacious, Oblivious Sociopath

Fulfilling their longtime mission to "explore strange new worlds," Starship Enterprise's Capt. Kirk, 90, finally went to "the final frontier" - albeit briefly, on a penis...

Abby Zimet ·


We Did It Beans: Fighting For Kids Fighting

Among the runners in Monday's Boston Marathon was Andrew Kaczynski, a CNN reporter whose daughter Francesca, aka Beans, died last year of brain cancer. She was nine months old...

Abby Zimet ·


Apocalyptic Perps 'R Us: Saving America For God, Guns, Ashli Babbit and Whatzizname

A heads-up: Almost a year after Joe Biden won the election (like, really) and nine months after lunatic yahoos threw a base tantrum about it at the Capitol, they and their...

Abby Zimet ·


A Nice Change of Tempo: “Let ’Em Have It, Boys, Let 'Em Have It. Fuck These People."

Days after George Floyd's murder, having cheerily been instructed, "You guys are hunting people now!" a Minneapolis SWAT team went cruising the city in an unmarked van...

Abby Zimet ·


Fair and Round and the Color Of A Toasted Marshmallow: Alaska's Chubbiest Fight It Out

The pandemic-weary people - a record-breaking 793,000 of them - have spoken. After a fierce battle, alliterative organizers say Otis, "the portly patriarch of paunch," took...

Abby Zimet ·


Praise the Lord: In A Surprise Move, John Birch Will Save Us and Our Bodily Autonomy From the New Jim Crow

The hateful crazy goes on apace. In Tennessee, which boasts both the country's highest rate of new COVID cases and COVID-related school closures, kids as young as 7 in now...

Abby Zimet ·


Fair and Round and the Color Of A Toasted Marshmallow: Alaska's Chubbiest Fight It Out

The pandemic-weary people - a record-breaking 793,000 of them - have spoken. After a fierce battle, alliterative organizers say Otis, "the portly patriarch of paunch," took...

Abby Zimet ·


A Dangerous Cabal: Chosen By God Though Last Time We Looked She Didn't Have A Dog In the Fight

Amidst the fifth annual Women's March and the one-month mark of Texas' public-shaming anti-abortion bill, we look to Dec. 1, when Mississippi's A.G. will ask a far-to-the...

Abby Zimet ·


Poetic Justice: Are and Henceforward Shall Be Free

Summoning their "ancestral spirits," denizens of Richmond, VA, once the capital of the Lost Cause, just unveiled an Emancipation and Freedom Monument, two weeks after General...

Abby Zimet ·

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