Posts Tagged ‘free speech

fire Colbert? fire Trump.


caveat/warning: foul language So I guess the latest Trump-bashing from Colbert has gotten some people upset.  I think the comment in question is that he said, regarding Trump: “The only thing your mouth is good for is being Vladimir Putin’s c— holster.” Some are saying, presumably those on the right, that this goes too far […]

Switched at Birth, season 5


Season 5, episode 1, “The Call.”   Even if people are unfamiliar with the show, I’d like people to watch this episode.  I loved Switched at Birth, by the way.  It’s a show that was on a network formerly known as ABC Family, which decided to go “edgier,” I suppose, and is now Freeform.  The official […]

SJWs and Trolls


Sounds like something cartoonish.  For now, I’ll just put up these videos.  I think the idiom is, “if it looks like a duck, and quacks like a duck…” on the one hand, maybe trolling and anti-SJWness is some unique performance art, trying to rile someone up and then pointing to their outrage as proof of […]

Patriotism and The Interview movie


Why I think going to pay to see The Interview, may be a patriotic act: I don’t suppose I have ever considered myself patriotic.  I’m not a particular fan of flag waving or anthems.  I would argue for anyone’s right to be able to serve in the military, such as being against Don’t Ask Don’t […]