Yorkshire called it, years ago

Whilst looking back through some old Common Sense Political Thought articles, I found this sadly prescient one from Yorkshire, from 4½ years ago: Census: Fewer than 10 percent of (Baltimore) city households are nuclear families. What could possibly go wrong??? Posted by Yorkshire on 19 December 2010, 10:42 pm Census: Fewer than 10 percent of …

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We called it, seven years ago

From the old site, over seven years ago: Same-sex marriage: a fait accompli Posted by Dana Pico on 2 June 2008, 6:57 am As I noted in a comment on Pandagon,1 I think that same-sex marriage is pretty much of a done deal. Politically, I think that same-sex marriage is inevitable. Even if the California initiative passes, it could not …

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How are the American left different from the Taliban?

Remember how horrible, how awful it was when the Taliban, then in control of Afghanistan, destroyed the Buddhas of Bamiyan? After 1,700 years, Buddhas fall to Taliban dynamite By Ahmed Rashid in Islamabad | 12:00AM GMT 12 Mar 2001 The world’s two largest standing Buddhas – one of them 165ft high – were blown up …

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A funny thing happened on the way to the riots

From The Wall Street Journal: Charleston Church Shooting: City Struggles to Make Sense of Tragedy ‘There’s a sadness in the air…a wave of pain has washed over us,’ laments a resident By Cameron McWhirter and Mara Gay |June 20, 2015 12:26 p.m. ET CHARLESTON, S.C.—Three days after a 21-year-old white man allegedly gunned down nine people …

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The Navy celebrates heterosexuality! How long before the Obamabots crack down on this one?

Thanks to Eric and Gretchen, I found this one! HUSBAND’S HOMECOMING Figuring that it wouldn’t be long until the Obama Administration’s political correctness got hold of this one — you can’t celebrate heterosexuality, you know! — I downloaded the picture, before the DoD could delete it! Apparently the happy couple are actually married, to each …

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Where are the marchers supporting Brandon Dixon?

From The Philadelphia Inquirer: From Juniata Park to Harvard on a full ride Martha Woodall, Inquirer Staff Writer | Last updated: Sunday, May 10, 2015, 1:09 AM When the letter from the Gates Foundation landed on Lawndale Street in April, Virginia “Ginny” Dennis and her son Brandon started screaming.“Is Miss Ginny OK?” a neighbor asked …

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As usual, Hillary Clinton gets it wrong

From The Washington Post: Hillary Clinton hopes to undo the mass incarceration system Bill Clinton helped build By Philip Bump | April 29, 2015 On Wednesday morning, Hillary Clinton appeared at New York’s Columbia University to discuss crime and criminal justice in one of the first speeches of her 2016 campaign. She advocated putting cameras …

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The Asylum Is Here, And It SUCKS

‘POOP EQUALITY’: STUDENTS HOLD ‘SH*T-IN’ AT PUBLIC CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY The Queer Student Union at California Polytechnic University recently orchestrated a three-day “shit-in” at which students preached “Gender Diversity” and encouraged students to use solely gender-neutral bathrooms on campus. “Put yourself in the shoes of a trans*/gender non-conforming student and take the pledge to use only …

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