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Kaitiakitanga: Seeking To Save the World With Words and Pictures and, Hopefully, Action

Facing "a code red for humanity," world leaders gather next week at COP26 in Glasgow, Scotland to try to save a planet we've been fouling and stripping and plundering for...

Abby Zimet ·


Wuhan Social Network: Follow the Grift

Where to begin. Proving irony isn't quite dead, famous champion of truthfulness Donald J. Trump has announced the launch of a social media platform called Truth Social. Oops...

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Be Of Good Cheer: Death Cult Christians Say Better To Go Home to the Lord (Albeit With COVID) Than Wear A Mask

And lo, the permutations of anti-mask/vax/reason cranks have been many: hoax, threat to freedom, scheme by Nazis/Commies/ "deep-state motherfuckers" to put kids in masks that...

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OMFG Texas: Giving Nazis - Also Slave-Owners and Assorted Bigots - A Break

Going full, crazed Very-Fine-People-On-Both-Sides, Texas both refuses to acknowledge systemic racism and is now taking it easy on genocide, which they suggest was maybe not so...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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 ·

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