This Includes Commercials Pre-game: Wine rack 1 //. 1st airs c 730 pm VW Linzess for IBS (extra weird commercial for opiate addicts based on year 1 MTV ads) Mobile Strike phone game Leesa mattress (also slightly creepy) Main Event 740 pm Ugly USA chant dome with great spite Audi (German) Aleve… Continue reading GOP CONVENTION 2016 Night 3 LIVEBLOG
UPDATEd – originally titled ‘the duality of facebook and the rise of Anti Knowledge’ I had NO IDEA that the cooption of Social Media would continue to evolve, or metastasize if you will, and just gain speed. This original post- years old as of 2021 was just hot take thought at the time. I think… Continue reading How Facebook Spreads False Information
What are Cargo Cult Republicans? Cargo Cult Republicans are those whose behavior and beliefs have devolved into a quasi-religious mindset towards Modern American Conservatism revolving around the 1980’s and Ronald Reagan in an idealized, ritualized and unrealistic way. The influence of this aspect of modern American Conservatism is palpable yet there has been very little… Continue reading The Republican Cargo Cult : Explaining the GOP’s “Turn Back the Clock” Obsession.