Roseanne Barr and the Ambien defense

In a rare misstep, Scott Adams is off the mark regarding Roseanne Barr and the the-called ‘Ambien defense’. ` To recap, Roseanne Barr made a distasteful Tweet, which resulted in ABC canceling her hit TY show. She backtracked, deleting the tweet, apologizing, and blaming it…

Intellectual Dark Web (IDW) , part 2

Even I’m kinda amazed by the amount of attention the Intellectual Dark Web (IDW) has gotten. I knew when I first covered it a month ago, it was not one of those things that was going to just go away. People are fascinated, intrigued that…

Notes on Trump and Policy

From Mark Manson 6 THINGS PEOPLE SHOULD GIVE FEWER FUCKS ABOUT I think the most contentious position one can have in the US right now is that Trump isn’t really that big of a deal. That’s because most people on the left think he’s the…

Anti-Peterson desperation

Vox Day in his crusade to ‘expose’ Dr. Peterson is really scraping the bottom of the barrel here: Jordanetics confirmed Here are the pertinent passages: Another thing to which I did not give sufficient concern was his teaching. As the undergraduate chair, I read all…

Wealth, Intellectualism, and Individualism, Part 12

The media is slowly adapting changing reader tastes favoring impartiality over demagoguery. For example, there is evidence the liberal media is at least making some effort giving Trump a ‘fair shake’, with articles that try to impartially explore the ‘Trump phenomenon’ from a cultural anthropological…

Elon Musk vs. the left: Twitter War

This is pretty funny. I saw this exchange between brilliant innovator and capitalist Elon Musk vs. a no-name leftist on Twitter, and I took some screenshots It begins with Elon musk rightfully lambasting the media: And then no-name liberal “Steven Greenhouse” responds by equating Musk’s…

Bitcoin : Why it won’t be revolutionary

Unlike Beanie Babies, Bitcoin isn’t totally useless, but it will not be the revolutionary technology that many hope and expect it to be. So the good news is , if there is any, is that Bitcoin will not go to zero, but for those who…

Bitcoin idiot Tom Lee finally outed for being wrong

As Bitcoin keeps falling (now below $8,000) Tom Lee is finally forced to answer for being so massively wrong about Bitcoin: $25,000 in 2018: Bitcoin Bull Tom Lee Sticks to Strong Forecast Despite Failed Prediction Crypto Bull Tom Lee Owns Up After Bitcoin Prediction Goes…

Are the elites worried about Trump? Not really

It’s evident Vox Day does not like Ben Shapiro This ties in with an announcement by Trump on Twitter about “whether or not the FBI/DOJ infiltrated or surveilled the Trump campaign for Political Purposes”: I hereby demand, and will do so officially tomorrow, that the…

Jordan Peterson vs. Michael Dyson on white privilege

This is pretty funny, but at the same time appalling given that intellectual midgets like Michael Dyson are actually in positions of power and taken seriously, when he should be ridiculed and ostracized: In the comments, regardless of political affiliation, everyone agreed Michael Dyson sounded…