dan corjescu’s absurd misogyny from the left

This morning, Dan Corjescu tweeted a link to a CounterPunch article about the traumatic wounds being reopened by the Kavanaugh hearings. Curiously, he has his own, very different article published there on the same day: Power, Politics, Prudery or the Totalitarianism of Sex. So let’s take apart this dude’s anti-feminism from the left. Sex is…

atypical season 2

I have to begrudgingly admit that Netflix listened to criticism, involved autistic people, and made the second season of Atypical less offensive than the first. The running joke is still that Sam is an insensitive clod about sex and relationships, but it doesn’t dominate the show. I think the writing suffers from a similar issue…

idolatry as core liberal value

At Salon, Mary Elizabeth Williams had some thoughts on Generation Z reaching voting age. Even the title illustrates dishonest liberal wishy-washiness: “Generation X’s kids have no idols, and that’s a good thing: Generation Z suffers from TMI, but they’re making the best of it.” The point of the article is that she wants them to…

how to acknowledge implicit bias

This article about Darius McCollum is great and you should read the whole thing. Much props to Maxfield Sparrow for writing this: I was eager to watch Off the Rails because I have been following Darius McCollum’s story for decades. I had also never heard McCollum speak before watching this film, and was immediately surprised…

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