Category Archives: Whiners

Esquire cover featuring white, middle-class ‘American boy’ sparks backlash: ‘How is this real?’

Esquire magazine just debuted its March 2019 issue, and the cover shines a spotlight on what it’s like for “an American boy” to grow up “white, middle class, and male in the era of social media, school shootings, toxic masculinity, #MeToo, and a divided country.”

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Ocasio-Cortez mistaken for intern/staffer

The comments are quite entertaining.

h/t RM

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Don Lemon: ‘Biggest Terror Threat Is White Men on the Right’

On Tuesday night, CNN’s Don Lemon urged people to stop demonizing “any one group or any one ethnicity” and, in the very same breath, stigmatized “white men … radicalized to the right” as “the biggest terror threat in this country.” So, conservative white men are not “any one group or any one ethnicity”? Oh, right, according to “intersectionality,” we’re not people!

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New York witches set to put a hex on Brett Kavanaugh on Saturday

The planned casting of an anti-Kavanaugh spell, one of the more striking instances of politically disgruntled Americans turning to the supernatural when frustrated by democracy, has drawn backlash from some Christian groups but support from like-minded witch covens.


Witches to hex Kavanaugh, exorcist responds

While social media may be buzzing in anticipation of the hex, Father Gary Thomas of the Diocese of San Jose, California is “appalled” at the idea, according to the National Catholic Register.

He’s also an exorcist.

According to a statement from the diocese, Thomas will be praying for Kavanaugh during today’s mass.

 

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Environmentalists say new trade deal doesn’t mention climate change

Greenpeace spokesman Keith Stewart said Canadian negotiators have abandoned Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s earlier promises that a new deal would have chapters on the environment.

He says the document doesn’t even mention the words climate change.

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