The Politics of Kneeling: A Tribute to Colin Kaepernick
Since the events of 9/11, the Corporatist Sportsworld in general, and the National Football League in particular, have increasingly promoted the brand of American Militarism. For example, if you took a shot of whiskey every time an Armed Services recruitment ad aired during a typical NFL game telecast, you would probably be drunk by Halftime.
In this week’s edition of TBR Radio Presents: The Dixie Heritage Hour, Dr. Ed calls investigative journalist Pat Shannan. Ed and Pat discuss the major headlines of 2018, and Pat predicts the 2019 outcomes of matters such as the Mueller investigation, Trump’s pending impeachment, the health of Justice Ginsburg, the border wall, the economy and…
Angry Boomer dad sets the snowflakes straight on their lack of learning the value of a damn dollar. all you lazy entitled millennials! Sit your butt in time out!! You need a good ole scoldin’ as Boomer Dad gives an impassioned defense of SPORTZ!!! grow up welfare brats! (It’s just a joke – relax!)
Porkins Policy Radio episode 158 Emma Redmond on Incels, Sean Penn, Nike sweat shops, Botham Jean, and more
My sister Emma Redmond is my guest this week. We started off the first hour by discussing the rise of involuntary celibates, commonly known as incels. We talked about their belief system and world view, as well as their insular community online. Emma and I addressed incels intense misogyny and vilification of the “Stacys” and “Beckys” of the world. Later we touched on Jordan Peterson and our theory that he is an incel that made it out of the community. We also talked about the disturbing trend of suicide within the incel community.
(ANTIMEDIA Op-ed) Like clockwork, conservatives are burning Nike products they purchased with their own hard earned money in order to protest what they view as disrespect toward their fragile symbols of American patriotism. They’ve done it with NFL jerseys during athletes’ widespread kneeling during the national anthem and with Keurig machines after the coffee maker company pulled its ads […]