Posted on Aug 07, 2018

MEMBERS ONLY: Kamala Harris Lays Down the Law

Posted in Members Only, Politics

This past weekend, junior California Senator Kamala Harris certified her role in our country’s future with her powerful speech at Netroots, a progressive conference, denouncing the notion that standing for civil rights is playing “identity politics.” Harris, who is half-Indian and half-black, is the tenth African-American Senator since Reconstruction and the second black woman to do so. Before her ascension to the Senate, she served as San Francisco District Attorney and...

Posted on Jul 30, 2018

MEMBERS ONLY: What Obama Does with His Private Life is None of Your Business

Posted in Media, Members Only

Last year, I got addicted to Dan Taberski’s Missing Richard Simmons, a podcast unraveling the mystery of why the famous fitness guru disappeared from public view on February 15th, 2014. His abrupt exit from the national stage led fans to worry about what might have happened to him: did he have a nervous breakdown? Was he being held hostage in his own home by a malicious caregiver, a’la the Beach Boys’...

Posted on Jul 23, 2018

How Mike Cernovich Got James Gunn Fired from Guardians of the Galaxy 3

Posted in Culture, Media, Politics

In the months following Harvey Weinstein’s downfall, many prominent men in the entertainment industry have lost their jobs for their sexual misconduct, but whatever you may say about Kevin Spacey, Jeffrey Tambor, and Chris Hardwick, all were fired due for what they did. This weekend, Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn was fired by Disney not because of any violations he committed, but for tweeting inappropriate jokes about LGBTQs, pedophilia,...