Tag Archives: racism

Trump goes off the rails with hate that leaves us aghast

Originally posted on THE SHINBONE STAR:
Yes, this GIF has been used on this site before, but can’t have too much of a good thing. EDITOR’S NOTE: The 45th president of the United States went off the rails today in a…

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Listen up, fake Christians and white nationalists.

The Bible you claim to love so much has a lot to say about racism and the kind of deplorable behavior shown in Charlottesville, Virginia this morning.   Maybe it’s time to admit you’ve been wrong about this, and a … Continue reading

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Trump’s personality disorder brings out the worst in everyone.

I think it’s pretty safe to say Donald Trump has a very malignant case of Narcissistic Personality Disorder and appears to fit all of its psychiatric criteria.    Unfortunately, he’s only the tip of the iceberg, merely a symptom of … Continue reading

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Rethinking political correctness.

On January 13, 2015, I wrote an article criticizing political correctness, explaining that it was a tactic some narcissists use to control others.   According to Charlton Heston, political correctness was tyranny wrapped in a happy face.     He … Continue reading

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I’m proud of my son.

I must have done something right raising him.   He manages a convenience store, and today while my son was running the register, an old white guy standing in line started making racist slurs.  There was a black man standing … Continue reading

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Are You Scared of Me?

Originally posted on Dream Big, Dream Often:
I am a Muslim and I have dreams just like you. Source: Are You Scared of Me?

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Narcissists are rude to servicepeople.

I want to talk about a little-mentioned red flag, but one of the easiest ones to spot early in a relationship. Most narcissists are rude to servicepeople and others they see as beneath them. My ex was notoriously rude to … Continue reading

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Spiritual girth.

Soweto Gospel Choir I used to marvel at gospel and opera singers when I was a kid. It seemed like so many of them, if not most of them, were fat.  To my young mind, this didn’t seem like a … Continue reading

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A blast from the past: Janis Ian “Society’s Child”

Janis Ian’s “Society’s Child” is a ballad she wrote at age 13 about a forbidden love between a black boy and a white girl and her family’s disapproval. I was about 8 years old when it hit the airwaves in … Continue reading

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