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Seattle: Do not say “brown bag” or “citizen,” for they are offensive and, yes, racist

Posted by: Phineas on August 4, 2013 at 1:24 pm » 10 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Once again, I’m relieved to know my beloved California doesn’t hold the West Coast monopoly on moronic political correctness. In Seattle, aka “San Francisco North” (1), the city Office of Civil Rights sent a memo around to Seattle employees and… Well, read on, but try not to hit your head against the […]

 

Iconic firefighter photo almost excluded from 9/11 memorial exhibit

Posted by: Phineas on July 28, 2013 at 1:07 pm » 7 Comments

**Posted by Phineas Because, you see, it’s too “rah-rah American”: According to Elizabeth Greenspan, author of the up coming book Battle for Ground Zero (St. Martin’s Press), Michael Shulan, creative director of the 9/11 Memorial Museum, thought about cutting the famed photo from Ground Zero of three firefighters raising the American flag amidst the rubble of […]

 

Facebook flunks English, suspends user for writing “chigger.”

Posted by: Phineas on July 19, 2013 at 1:08 pm » 8 Comments

**Posted by Phineas The illiteracy, it burns: It started yesterday, when SF author Michael Z Williamson was blocked by Facebook for 12 hours for using the word “chigger” in a post.  When his twelve hours were up — following massive derision against Facebook by all his friends — his block expired. He was promptly blocked again. […]

 

Class act Katherine Webb says Musburger not “creepy” for gushing about her on nat’l TV

Posted by: ST on January 8, 2013 at 7:09 pm » 6 Comments

Can’t believe there was even a stupid “controversy” about this, but in a society obsessed with being “politically correct”, sure enough there were “feminists” who were fauxfended: When you get bored, your eyes wander. So when a blossoming blowout between the University of Alabama and some other team in Monday night’s college football championship floated […]

 

War on the #WarOnWomen: Stop w/ the @AmbassadorRice is a “sexism victim” nonsense!

Posted by: ST on November 16, 2012 at 4:05 pm » 7 Comments

Conservative commentator Rachel Campos-Duffy, who is the wife of Rep. Sean Duffy (R-WI-7), spoke for MANY women across America today who are absolutely fed up and disgusted with the BS “sexism” cries coming from Democrats over legitimate criticism of Ambassador Susan Rice’s statements on Benghazi (via Twitchy): Democrat Congresswomen equate criticizing Ambassador Rice 2 “sexism”. […]

 

Liberal religious intolerance watch – Day 3: Philly City Councilman Edition

Posted by: ST on July 27, 2012 at 1:23 pm » 13 Comments

The latest liberal exposed for rank hypocrisy when it comes to pledging “religious tolerance”? Philly City Councilman James Kenney: Philadelphia City Councilman Jim Kenney (D) entered into the Chick-fil-A furor this week with a letter to company president Dan Cathy. The latest skirmish in the nation’s culture wars began when Cathy told the Baptist Press […]

 

Liberal “religious tolerance” hypocrisy watch – Day 2: The Rahmbo Edition (UPDATED)

Posted by: ST on July 26, 2012 at 12:36 pm » 11 Comments

Another day, another example of a bigoted liberal showing his hypocritical true colors – via the Chicago Sun-Times: Ignoring Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan’s history of anti-Semitic remarks, Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Wednesday welcomed the army of men dispatched to the streets by Farrakhan to stop the violence in Chicago neighborhoods. Ald. Debra Silverstein […]

 

Spitzer: Let’s tolerate gay-hating Islamists, but not traditional marriage backers at @ChickfilA

Posted by: ST on July 25, 2012 at 5:56 pm » 22 Comments

Here’s disgraced former Governor of NY Eliot Spitzer on the idiotic calls by the “tolerant” left to boycott the Chick-fil-A fast food chain over their Biblically-based support for traditional marriage (bolded emphasis added by me): Chick-fil-A makes a great chicken sandwich, and I used to like getting one—with a cup of their amazing lemonade—whenever I was […]

 

They never learn: DOD classifies Ft. Hood massacre as ‘workplace violence’

Posted by: ST on December 7, 2011 at 6:20 pm » 11 Comments

Here we go again: Sen. Susan Collins on Wednesday blasted the Defense Department for classifying the Fort Hood massacre as workplace violence and suggested political correctness is being placed above the security of the nation’s Armed Forces at home. During a joint session of the Senate and House Homeland Security Committee on Wednesday, the Maine […]

 

Here’s an idea: let’s abolish the TSA – updated

Posted by: Phineas on June 27, 2011 at 1:01 pm » 11 Comments

**Posted by Phineas While founded with the best of intentions after 9-11, the Transportation Safety Administration has become a source of outrage for Americans rather than a reassuring sense of security. In the past we’ve seen children groped, a breast-cancer survivor forced to remove her prosthetic breast, and a bladder-cancer survivor left soaked in his […]