https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kL61yQgdWeM When Jordan Peterson spoke with Russell Brand he mentioned that most letters he has received have been from young men who thanked him from walking them back from the alt-right. As someone to the right of Peterson I had to wonder, this a good thing or a bad thing? The right has been making … Continue reading Jordan Peterson is the new leader of the alt-right
I decided for 2018 I would try to review a book every month. I know we're a third of a the way through February now, but for the sake of continuity I'm calling this the January review. The book I have chosen is called An Open Letter to Open-Minded Progressives, by Mencius Moldbug. This was … Continue reading January book review: Mencius Moldbug – An Open Letter to Open-Minded Progressives
I was watching the recent season of Fargo until a twisted scene made me turn it off. Modern TV shows are well made, better than ever, but I hardly watch any. Often my interest ends after the gratuitous violence, sex, gore, and foulness becomes too much. I gave up on Game of Thrones after the … Continue reading Media filth is culture war
An action intended to create a hostile response is called a Provocation. It seems our society has reached a point of constant Provocation/response/provocation. Half of what we do is to piss off the other, and nerves are ratcheted up to a degree that almost always proceeds a massive blowout. I too have some responsibility to … Continue reading Reconciling our national marriage
Go into the South Hills sometime. Maybe East Campus, Hendricks Park, or College Hill. What will you see all over? When you see a sign like this on a lawn in College Hill, you just have to shake your head and wonder how can people possibly be this ridiculous. They have the self awareness of … Continue reading Eugene liberals love their shitholes
Improvements in technology increase consumer choice. Television caused many local theater productions to go out of business. It allowed viewers access to higher quality productions than before. It similarly caused a decline in the popularity of minor league baseball teams because people could watch the majors now. The creation and popularization of new technology results … Continue reading The economics of dick
The soy-boy is a subset of the bug-man. He shares all the important characteristics- a lack of of individuality, grit, personal charactological development encompassing the 'small souled' aspect, and a focus on modern tech hive minded conformity for the 'bug' aspect. The soyboy is a feminized subgroup. The estrogenic effects of soy in his diet … Continue reading Small souled bugman evolved: the soyboy
Discrimination has become a pejorative in our modern society. But let's start by looking at a definition. the act of making or perceiving a difference This is another case of modern ideologues seizing a word and making it something completely different. Similar to the term 'elitist' which became a slur some time ago, despite the … Continue reading A return to order p2. The case for discrimination.
The problem with socialism and its variants is that the function of the system rests on humans not behaving like humans and the world bending its natural laws. It's natural for humans to share and be selfless and sacrificing within their own family, friends, and community. This has been an advantageous evolutionary adaptation and can … Continue reading The fundamental impossibility of Utopianism
A commentor on my post about the sexual assault tidal wave noted that most of the indicted public figureheads were Jewish. This certainly would seem to be the case. The question is why such a disparity, when 2% of the population is Jewish. The list is also incomplete for the sake of fairness - no … Continue reading Why are so many of the accused Jewish?