Teachers Are Incompetent – According to Their Supposed Supporters

Teachers Are Incompetent – According to Their Supposed Supporters

Just an example of something that’s come up in response to Trump and others discussing arming teachers: If I can be trusted to teach your kid calculus, I can be trained to handle a firearm. — Archer (@BoraxCross) March 21, 2018 If they can be trusted to teach French they can be trusted to fly a 747. — ZKep (@z_kep) March 21, 2018 Intellectual dishonesty: the tweet. https://t.co/CDKIFRCZSX — Archer (@BoraxCross) March 21, 2018 Not the first time I’ve heard that attitude. Shortly after Sandy Hook, one of the local middle school teachers posted his opinion publicly, and in his, Read more »

Illegals, Guns, and Booze

Illegals, Guns, and Booze

And the problems of finding them. One of the ironies so far has been watching the same crowd on the left that often bemoaned the futility of the drug war, and the stupidity of prohibition – something libertarians and even a fair percentage of those of us on the right have had issues with as well though less so for “conservatives” and the drug war, and something mocked by the modern left as an example of Christian overreach when prohibition was a creature of the same progressive movement that loved to promote fascism, communism, etc., and is an ancestor of Read more »

Insane Cartoons by Psychotic People

Insane Cartoons by Psychotic People

This is… disturbing. OK, the “wrong” with this video is… oh god, just make it stop. Seriously, the whole “kids show” vibe has me creeped out beyond mere horror after having read The Last Closet, the rank totalitarianism, ditto. But seriously, the example used? One kid can’t dispose of their gum properly so everyone gets punished? I was raised in the Marines, and joined the Navy. One ship, one crew, one screw. I’m used to how, in the military, etc., there are group punishments for individual infractions, when the hierarchy feels it’s necessary. I get it. But what kind of Read more »