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Bullshit! Or, How to Frankfurt a Trump

Time for a primer in the age of “alternative facts”…
120Clearly a Country For Sick Old Haters
4 weeks ago
re: #74 teleskiguy parody account.

As I mentioned in my recent post, “How To Nussbaum a Trump”, others have pointed out the relevance of Harry Frankfurt’s analysis of bullshit to Trump’s rhetoric, and a few have alluded to how he might be the first post-modern President. However, given how “truth-challenged” his administration appears to …

Gawker Fires Back at Chuck C. Johnson, Moves to Dismiss, Files Anti-SLAPP, Asks for Legal Fees

“This case is a transparent attempt to punish embarrassing - but fully legal - reporting”
577Pawn of the Oppressor
8/25/15 4:09:34 pm
Oh, even better. After several pages of citations and legal explanations, the Conclusion is like a shiny little bow: It's so beautiful... *sniff* HAHAHAHAHAHAAH

Right Wing Blogs Led by Breitbart “News” Launch Virulent, Dishonest Attack on “Black Lives Matter” Activist

The smear machine went into high gear for this one
559BeachDem
8/21/15 12:11:02 pm
re: #557 Jenner7 I think there is another stark difference. I was trying to remember what the genesis of the Rachel story was and found the article from the station that initially broke the story. kxly.com The big difference, in ...
Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards

New York Times Editorial Board Slams Dishonest Planned Parenthood “Sting” Videos

A dishonest attempt to make legal, voluntary and potentially lifesaving tissue donations appear nefarious and illegal
149BeenHereAwhile
7/22/15 6:17:09 pm
re: #137 Higgs Boson's Mate Some of my clients' cells had poured concrete platforms approx 4' X 7' X 24" high as beds. Oddly enough, these concrete sleeping platforms were in the newer jails that I visited. Progress.

George Takei Apologizes for Calling Clarence Thomas a “Clown in Blackface” (But Not for Criticizing Him)

A classy statement
281The Very Reverend Battleaxe of Knowledge
7/03/15 9:16:27 pm
re: #265 Bird in the Paw Centipedes are a freakshow anyway. With all those identical segments just like an annelid worm, coupled with the front six being fused into a perfect arthropod head, if they were extinct and you found ...

The Kids Are All Right: Kids React to Gay Marriage Ruling

“It’s just right! That’s why we’re called the United States of America.”
181CuriousLurker
7/03/15 10:52:08 am
re: #180 Nyet I was only talking about the Arabic > English of the Qur'an. I have no idea about the Biblical Hebrew/Aramaic > Greek > English, so I can't speak to that.