Inauguration of Ignorance

As I write this sentence, the United States is thisclose to the Inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on January 20th, 2021. The death rattle of the Trump Presidency is upon us. It will be even closer by the time you read this. Over the last several days, those of us in this countryContinue reading “Inauguration of Ignorance”

Road to the Riot House

Early last week, I started writing a post about the Christmas Day Bomber in Nashville, Anthony Warner, and the pharmacist in Wisconsin, Steven Brandenburg, who destroyed more than 500 doses of Covid-19 vaccine.  I’d been researching both men and the conspiracies they believed that led them to such acts of violence (because destroying vaccine isContinue reading “Road to the Riot House”

Where we go one, we go all…right off a cliff (part 2)

WARNING: This blog post contains screenshots of posts from message boards that are anti-Semitic, racist, and contain themes of suicidal ideation and child trafficking. Ah, QANON—leave it to you to force a trigger warning with this post.  I’ll be honest with y’all—I didn’t know much about QANON until recently. I’d heard about them in passing,Continue reading “Where we go one, we go all…right off a cliff (part 2)”

Where we go one, we go all…right off a cliff

The Deep State and QANON  Part 1: The Deep State Let’s be clear, The Deep State, even before it was called The Deep State, has always existed in the minds of citizens all over the world. That’s because people are generally distrustful of authority and their government. The idea that there are secrets that civiliansContinue reading “Where we go one, we go all…right off a cliff”

The People of Parler

I’ve spent the last couple of weeks on Parler, lurking, while simultaneously researching QANON and other far right and extremist theories. Here’s what I’ve found out about Parler (buckle up, this is gonna be long and bumpy):  First, what the fuck is Parler? I assume most of you reading know what it is by now,Continue reading “The People of Parler”