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Google CEO Sundar Pichai cancels all-hands meeting about gender controversy due to employee worries of online harassment

Doxxing of search company staffers had already started.

BY KARA SWISHER @KARASWISHER AUG 10, 2017, 6:29PM EDT

I think you’ll be hearing a lot over the next few days about how the almighty alt-right is punching down at poor oppressed little Google.

For example, from the New York Times:

The Alt-Right Finds a New Enemy in Silicon Valley

By KEVIN ROOSE AUG. 9, 2017

… But by forcing these companies to take sides in an emerging culture war, these activists have already achieved a kind of perverse goal. They have found a new punching bag, and they have proved that in the hyper-polarized Trump era, there is no such thing as neutrality.

Who exactly has been punching whom the most — the Alt-Right or the Ctrl-Left — might seem the more central unasked question, though …

By the way, here’s Damore’s new profile picture. He looks kind of like notorious sexist John Updike.

 
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  1. Anonym says:

    I get the feeling that Sundar Pichai is going to eventually (be forced to) resign over all this.

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    • Replies: @PiltdownMan
    Sundar Pichai, is by all accounts, a gentle and kindly sort. With Page, Brin and Eric Schmidt still around at parent company level, he's obviously a hired hand and front man, albeit probably quite capable—the founders wouldn't risk their baby in the hands of a semi-competent.

    But they'll throw him under the bus in a nanosecond if they need to.
    , @Kaz
    I hope they hire a African American transwoman to repent for their sins.
    , @Alfa158
    That will be entirely determined by what happens to the stock price. That is the only factor that will get a Leftist fired.
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  2. Google may find itself with a case of Mizzou Syndrome, where you get a simultaneous reputation for being RAAAACIST sexist brogrammers/ fraternity Klansmen AND a hotbed of Red Guard Maoist SJW-ism.

    See also Twitter.

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    • Agree: Abe
    • Replies: @Inquiring Mind
    Are we observing the Streisand Effect https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streisand_effect in action with Google?
    , @Jack D
    I said this first but you're right.
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  3. Chuck says:

    Jeebus get a load of that schnozz!

    Damore looks like a Der Sturmer cartoon.

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    • Replies: @snorlax
    He looks (sorta fittingly) like he was stretched vertically or squashed horizontally on a computer screen.
    , @Abe

    Jeebus get a load of that schnozz!
     
    I don't know- I guess knowing already he's a pretty high-IQ guy, I think the nose works for him. He's like a combo of Trent Reznor, GUNS N ROSES rhythm guitarist Izzy Stradlin, and the Pied Piper guy from SILICON VALLEY- Highchurch? Middlemarch? Cumberchurch? Middleditch?
    , @Jack D
    If you had studied your Giftpilz, you would be able to tell a Jewish nose apart from a good Sardinian nose like D'Amore's. Any German 7th grader could tell you that (in 1938)

    Den Juden erkennt man meistens an seiner Nase. Die Judennase ist an ihrer Spitze gebogen. Sie sieht aus wie ein Sechser. Daher nennt man sie auch Judensechser. Gebogene Nasen haben auch viele Nichtjuden. Aber bei ihnen ist die Nase nicht unten, sondern weiter oben gebogen. So eine Nase nennt man Hakennase oder Adlernase. Sie hat mit der Judennase nichts zu tun."

    “One can most easily tell a Jew by his nose. The Jewish nose is bent at its point. It looks like the number six. We call it the 'Jewish six.' Many Gentiles also have bent noses. But with them the nose is not bent down, but further upwards. Such a nose is called a hook nose or an eagle nose. It has nothing to do with a Jewish nose.”

    https://www.sbg.ac.at/exil/mm5716.html
    , @BB753
    More like a Greek nose.
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  4. Updike with a little Snoop Dogg thrown in.

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  5. Anon says: • Disclaimer

    That’s Damore

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  6. snorlax says:
    @Chuck
    Jeebus get a load of that schnozz!

    Damore looks like a Der Sturmer cartoon.

    He looks (sorta fittingly) like he was stretched vertically or squashed horizontally on a computer screen.

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  7. Bleuteaux says:

    This story has the chance to become a top 5 iSteve event of the decade, if not the new millennium.

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  8. Cagey Beast says: • Website

    “The Alt-Right Finds a New Enemy in Silicon Valley”. It’s funny how “alt-right” is the enemy they want to have, the enemy they secretly crave and see when it isn’t even there. Richard Spencer is right about that. The fact is, the globalists have managed to create quite a long list of enemies and rivals in the 20 or 25 years they’ve predominated. The actual alt-right is a relatively tiny slice of us all. The alt-right is part of a political phalanx or, in Spanish, Falange.

    If the establishment flunkies were bright, they’d drop their Putin bot and alt-right theories and try hard to notice their opponents are springing up on all sides. Thankfully they lack that wisdom.

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  9. neutral says:

    and they have proved that in the hyper-polarized Trump era, there is no such thing as neutrality

    There can be if one tried, but the NYT certainly never tries.

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  10. @Discordiax
    Google may find itself with a case of Mizzou Syndrome, where you get a simultaneous reputation for being RAAAACIST sexist brogrammers/ fraternity Klansmen AND a hotbed of Red Guard Maoist SJW-ism.

    See also Twitter.

    Are we observing the Streisand Effect https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streisand_effect in action with Google?

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    • Replies: @Jack D
    No, not really because nobody gave a damn about the pictures of Streisand's mansion until she tried to suppress them.

    By the time Google defenestrated Damore he was already a hot potato and the subject of national attention. Google was going to lose with one side or the other at that point no matter what they did, but thru brilliant leadership they can manage to lose with BOTH sides. Not just anyone can do this - it takes a special combination of cravenness and cowardice and tin ear to create a situation where EVERYONE hates you.
    , @Thea
    One hopes it s a preference cascade
    https://www.quora.com/What-is-a-preference-cascade
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  11. Abe says: • Website
    @Chuck
    Jeebus get a load of that schnozz!

    Damore looks like a Der Sturmer cartoon.

    Jeebus get a load of that schnozz!

    I don’t know- I guess knowing already he’s a pretty high-IQ guy, I think the nose works for him. He’s like a combo of Trent Reznor, GUNS N ROSES rhythm guitarist Izzy Stradlin, and the Pied Piper guy from SILICON VALLEY- Highchurch? Middlemarch? Cumberchurch? Middleditch?

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  12. Jack D says:
    @Discordiax
    Google may find itself with a case of Mizzou Syndrome, where you get a simultaneous reputation for being RAAAACIST sexist brogrammers/ fraternity Klansmen AND a hotbed of Red Guard Maoist SJW-ism.

    See also Twitter.

    I said this first but you’re right.

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  13. Corvinus says:

    “Who exactly has been punching whom the most — the Alt-Right or the Ctrl-Left — might seem the more central unasked question, though…”

    If you ask the New York Times or WaPo, it’s the Alt Right.

    If you ask Breitbart or Vox Day, it’s the Ctrl-Left.

    Depends upon your perspective. One thing is certain –> Groupthink, confirmation bias, and mass intellectual dishonesty is out of control in our nation.

    Why?

    https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231

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    • Replies: @Samuel Skinner
    The altright literally stands for 'alternative right' aka the right that has no institutional power.
    , @Charles Erwin Wilson
    That is so rich Corvinus. You and yours brought us: "if you like your health plan you can keep your health plan" and "if you like your doctor you can keep your doctor" and "the Iranian deal is good for the American people" but you now want to complain that no one believes you.

    You are the murderer of your own parents pleading with the court to have mercy on you because you are an orphan.
    , @anon
    If you ask the New York Times or WaPo, it’s the Alt Right.

    If you ask Breitbart or Vox Day, it’s the Ctrl-Left.


    So, in other words, the huge, entrenched, world-famous organizations who have a direct line to the wealthy and powerful blame the alt-right, whereas a fairly new website and a blogger whose greatest mainstream fame came when he wrote a song for the Mortal Kombat movie blame the ctrl-left.

    Don't you think the fact that those are the two sides should probably tell you something?

    "Why?

    https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231"

    Oh, well. The Atlantic. The fine publication that referred to Damore's memo as an "anti-diversity screed". They seem trustworthy.

    Thanks for your input as always, Corvinus.
    , @Mr. Anon
    Complains about intellectual dishonesty. Then cites The Atlantic.
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  14. Jack D says:
    @Chuck
    Jeebus get a load of that schnozz!

    Damore looks like a Der Sturmer cartoon.

    If you had studied your Giftpilz, you would be able to tell a Jewish nose apart from a good Sardinian nose like D’Amore’s. Any German 7th grader could tell you that (in 1938)

    Den Juden erkennt man meistens an seiner Nase. Die Judennase ist an ihrer Spitze gebogen. Sie sieht aus wie ein Sechser. Daher nennt man sie auch Judensechser. Gebogene Nasen haben auch viele Nichtjuden. Aber bei ihnen ist die Nase nicht unten, sondern weiter oben gebogen. So eine Nase nennt man Hakennase oder Adlernase. Sie hat mit der Judennase nichts zu tun.”

    “One can most easily tell a Jew by his nose. The Jewish nose is bent at its point. It looks like the number six. We call it the ‘Jewish six.’ Many Gentiles also have bent noses. But with them the nose is not bent down, but further upwards. Such a nose is called a hook nose or an eagle nose. It has nothing to do with a Jewish nose.”

    https://www.sbg.ac.at/exil/mm5716.html

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    http://skepticism-images.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com/images/jreviews/reinhard-heydrich-2.jpg
    , @Alden
    That was before the popularity of nose jobs. Is the eagle nose the same as a ski jump nose?
    , @inertial
    Like, for example, Sargent's portrait of this Jewish man:

    http://www.worldofportraitpainting.com/greatportraits-ormond/ribblesdale/ribblesdale-closeup.jpg
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  15. Luke Lea says:

    He reminded me of Updike at certain points in his interview with Peterson, as in the way he said “it seems so” when asked whether some uncomfortable possibility (I forget which) might be true about Google.

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    Rabbit is Searching.
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  16. Jack D says:
    @Inquiring Mind
    Are we observing the Streisand Effect https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streisand_effect in action with Google?

    No, not really because nobody gave a damn about the pictures of Streisand’s mansion until she tried to suppress them.

    By the time Google defenestrated Damore he was already a hot potato and the subject of national attention. Google was going to lose with one side or the other at that point no matter what they did, but thru brilliant leadership they can manage to lose with BOTH sides. Not just anyone can do this – it takes a special combination of cravenness and cowardice and tin ear to create a situation where EVERYONE hates you.

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    • Replies: @Ivy
    Google is just the latest example of a company that ignores basic facts. Their fragile edifice is being taken down by, to them, a seemingly random event. Think of a company or institution, or other benefactor of generations of social capital investment as a Supply Chain of Trust, where anyone can break a weak link. Their link, surely not the only one, was Damore. Who are the Damores of Apple, Facebook and other companies. One tragic effect of the SJW tyranny is that they put everyone and everything in play, with no awareness of the consequences.
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  17. Thomas says:

    It’s possible, not necessarily likely, but possible that Google is canceling this meeting on recognizing they haven’t cowed every too-Aspie-to-know-better potential shitlord in their employ who might ask questions in public.

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    • Replies: @Jack D
    I don't know whether that is precisely what they are thinking, but in general they must have a sense that the situation is spinning out of control and the last thing you want to do in that situation is open up a freewheeling forum where even more could go wrong. Could be some spergie guy. Could be some militant SJW who demands that you extend the purge even further. Could be some complete wildcard - somebody reasonable sounding who makes you look like a fool for having fallen for the YouTube lady's shtick.
    , @whitestmusicever
    You may just be right...

    https://www.wired.com/story/internal-messages-james-damore-google-memo?mbid=social_twitter
    , @Moses
    This is not only possible, but likely.

    Google cannot afford another White man to stand up and publicly question Google's gender and racial preferences. It would be recorded and public in seconds.

    It's funny that they are hiding behind "cannot ensure safety." This is the left's new excuse for suppressing speech.

    Google management has become a joke.
    , @Nomennovum
    Google cancelled the meeeting because the legal department told them to.
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  18. @Corvinus
    "Who exactly has been punching whom the most — the Alt-Right or the Ctrl-Left — might seem the more central unasked question, though..."

    If you ask the New York Times or WaPo, it's the Alt Right.

    If you ask Breitbart or Vox Day, it's the Ctrl-Left.

    Depends upon your perspective. One thing is certain --> Groupthink, confirmation bias, and mass intellectual dishonesty is out of control in our nation.

    Why?

    https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231

    The altright literally stands for ‘alternative right’ aka the right that has no institutional power.

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    • Replies: @Corvinus
    "The altright literally stands for ‘alternative right’ aka the right that has no institutional power."

    The leaders of the Alt Right are elitists who part of churches, the media, boardrooms, and political organizations. They have power in that they are influencing these institutions with their rhetoric and actions.

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  19. Whiskey says: • Website

    Really, due to the personal issues of Brin’s former sister in law who runs Youtube, Google will go full SJW. Fire most of the White engineers, frantically “hire” People of Color (I can see comedy screenplays that will never be made in Hollywood written now) who will be incompetent times twelve, and go all in on the anti-Trump, anti-White male, anti-American rage. [See Lana Del Rey, the singer, who is attempting "witchraft" to get rid of Trump and now hates America and the flag and patriotism. Because Trump. Also, White men. That's typical of most White women her age.]

    Trump, does not seem to shy away from a fight, and could well just nationalize and regulate Google to a utility level of return, on the grounds of national security and critical infrastructure. Giving Brin and company a huge though not total cut in their wealth. He could well do the same to Amazon and Apple and the others who don’t play ball. After all, Google went all in on Hillary with Eric Schmidt and others on her senior political staff.

    Meanwhile, Google is probably already seeing White males who use tech the most and particularly Google products the most; dumping their services. There’s not that much cost to switch and Google already had a bad rep for launching then summarily ending services with little/no warning. Heck the dudes at Bing are probably celebrating right now. [DuckDuck Go is just Google, with an anonymizer which may or may not work.]

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  20. anon says: • Disclaimer

    Doxxing of search company staffers had already started.

    Well. I guess they’re about to find out that freedom of speech doesn’t mean freedom from consequnces.

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  21. @Corvinus
    "Who exactly has been punching whom the most — the Alt-Right or the Ctrl-Left — might seem the more central unasked question, though..."

    If you ask the New York Times or WaPo, it's the Alt Right.

    If you ask Breitbart or Vox Day, it's the Ctrl-Left.

    Depends upon your perspective. One thing is certain --> Groupthink, confirmation bias, and mass intellectual dishonesty is out of control in our nation.

    Why?

    https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231

    That is so rich Corvinus. You and yours brought us: “if you like your health plan you can keep your health plan” and “if you like your doctor you can keep your doctor” and “the Iranian deal is good for the American people” but you now want to complain that no one believes you.

    You are the murderer of your own parents pleading with the court to have mercy on you because you are an orphan.

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    • Replies: @Corvinus
    "That is so rich Corvinus. You and yours brought us..."

    Mine and my own are moderates, not liberals/leftists or conservatives/reactionaries.
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  22. Sundar Pichai, doing the job no American would do. Where would we be without him?

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  23. anon says: • Disclaimer
    @Corvinus
    "Who exactly has been punching whom the most — the Alt-Right or the Ctrl-Left — might seem the more central unasked question, though..."

    If you ask the New York Times or WaPo, it's the Alt Right.

    If you ask Breitbart or Vox Day, it's the Ctrl-Left.

    Depends upon your perspective. One thing is certain --> Groupthink, confirmation bias, and mass intellectual dishonesty is out of control in our nation.

    Why?

    https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231

    If you ask the New York Times or WaPo, it’s the Alt Right.

    If you ask Breitbart or Vox Day, it’s the Ctrl-Left.

    So, in other words, the huge, entrenched, world-famous organizations who have a direct line to the wealthy and powerful blame the alt-right, whereas a fairly new website and a blogger whose greatest mainstream fame came when he wrote a song for the Mortal Kombat movie blame the ctrl-left.

    Don’t you think the fact that those are the two sides should probably tell you something?

    “Why?

    https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231″

    Oh, well. The Atlantic. The fine publication that referred to Damore’s memo as an “anti-diversity screed”. They seem trustworthy.

    Thanks for your input as always, Corvinus.

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    "So, in other words, the huge, entrenched, world-famous organizations who have a direct line to the wealthy and powerful blame the alt-right, whereas a fairly new website and a blogger whose greatest mainstream fame came when he wrote a song for the Mortal Kombat movie blame the ctrl-left."

    No, it is elites from both sides who blame one another for their woes.

    "Oh, well. The Atlantic. The fine publication that referred to Damore’s memo as an “anti-diversity screed”. They seem trustworthy."

    Your normal intellectual lazy self at work here. Tackle the actual content of the material rather than entirely dismiss the source.
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  24. @Jack D
    If you had studied your Giftpilz, you would be able to tell a Jewish nose apart from a good Sardinian nose like D'Amore's. Any German 7th grader could tell you that (in 1938)

    Den Juden erkennt man meistens an seiner Nase. Die Judennase ist an ihrer Spitze gebogen. Sie sieht aus wie ein Sechser. Daher nennt man sie auch Judensechser. Gebogene Nasen haben auch viele Nichtjuden. Aber bei ihnen ist die Nase nicht unten, sondern weiter oben gebogen. So eine Nase nennt man Hakennase oder Adlernase. Sie hat mit der Judennase nichts zu tun."

    “One can most easily tell a Jew by his nose. The Jewish nose is bent at its point. It looks like the number six. We call it the 'Jewish six.' Many Gentiles also have bent noses. But with them the nose is not bent down, but further upwards. Such a nose is called a hook nose or an eagle nose. It has nothing to do with a Jewish nose.”

    https://www.sbg.ac.at/exil/mm5716.html

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    Steven Miller is looking pretty sharp there.
    , @BB753
    Hey, you forgot the trigger warning! (and the NSFW warning, unless you work in the White House, lol!)
    , @Charles Pewitt
    Hitler should had that Big Bertha Banana nose bastard invade Russia. His nose would have made it to Moscow two weeks before the troops.
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  25. res says:

    I can’t believe recode linked to Vox Day. Into the dragon’s lair they go. His “UPDATE: Welcome, Yes-At-Googlers” is hilarious. Getting the popcorn before I go find the comments since that link.

    http://voxday.blogspot.in/2017/08/suppressing-dissent-at-google.html

    A sample:

    As you were belatedly informed, your newsletter, of course, does not endorse the content here, so let this welcome serve as your trigger warning that here you will encounter people who:

    • do not agree with you
    • are actually more intelligent than you
    • are better-educated than you
    • and frankly find you to be tediously predictable and rendered functionally stupid, if not delusional, by your foolish social justice convergence.

    Edit: well that was disappointing. No one seems to have engaged.

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    • Replies: @Desiderius
    No way they could get caught commenting there.

    Better believe some are reading though.
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  26. @Anonym
    I get the feeling that Sundar Pichai is going to eventually (be forced to) resign over all this.

    Sundar Pichai, is by all accounts, a gentle and kindly sort. With Page, Brin and Eric Schmidt still around at parent company level, he’s obviously a hired hand and front man, albeit probably quite capable—the founders wouldn’t risk their baby in the hands of a semi-competent.

    But they’ll throw him under the bus in a nanosecond if they need to.

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  27. Ivy says:
    @Luke Lea
    He reminded me of Updike at certain points in his interview with Peterson, as in the way he said "it seems so" when asked whether some uncomfortable possibility (I forget which) might be true about Google.

    Rabbit is Searching.

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  28. Jack D says:
    @Thomas
    It's possible, not necessarily likely, but possible that Google is canceling this meeting on recognizing they haven't cowed every too-Aspie-to-know-better potential shitlord in their employ who might ask questions in public.

    I don’t know whether that is precisely what they are thinking, but in general they must have a sense that the situation is spinning out of control and the last thing you want to do in that situation is open up a freewheeling forum where even more could go wrong. Could be some spergie guy. Could be some militant SJW who demands that you extend the purge even further. Could be some complete wildcard – somebody reasonable sounding who makes you look like a fool for having fallen for the YouTube lady’s shtick.

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    • Replies: @YetAnotherAnon
    There may have been loud calls to discipline anyone who agreed with the memo, and they probably don't want to lose all those staff, they just want them to shut up. Could have been a right old ding-dong.

    Still, it's had one tiny effect, I've switched from Firefox to Brave. Brendan Eich was doxxed by the IRS, which is appalling.
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  29. Man this is like some carefully crafted wooden stake that’s working its way towards Google’s heart.

    You gotta wonder how much of this is tone deafness by SV communists or if we are going to find out that this an Eich/Thiel collaboration.

    Or both.

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    You gotta wonder how much of this is tone deafness by SV communists or if we are going to find out that this an Eich/Thiel collaboration.
     
    Please, God!

    I'd like to think there was somebody on our side who has a long term plan, or even some short term tactics. The Rs in congress still have not gotten the message that things have changed.
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  30. BB753 says:
    @Chuck
    Jeebus get a load of that schnozz!

    Damore looks like a Der Sturmer cartoon.

    More like a Greek nose.

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  31. Ivy says:
    @Jack D
    No, not really because nobody gave a damn about the pictures of Streisand's mansion until she tried to suppress them.

    By the time Google defenestrated Damore he was already a hot potato and the subject of national attention. Google was going to lose with one side or the other at that point no matter what they did, but thru brilliant leadership they can manage to lose with BOTH sides. Not just anyone can do this - it takes a special combination of cravenness and cowardice and tin ear to create a situation where EVERYONE hates you.

    Google is just the latest example of a company that ignores basic facts. Their fragile edifice is being taken down by, to them, a seemingly random event. Think of a company or institution, or other benefactor of generations of social capital investment as a Supply Chain of Trust, where anyone can break a weak link. Their link, surely not the only one, was Damore. Who are the Damores of Apple, Facebook and other companies. One tragic effect of the SJW tyranny is that they put everyone and everything in play, with no awareness of the consequences.

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  32. Looks like younger Roger Waters with a bit less jaw.

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  33. @Thomas
    It's possible, not necessarily likely, but possible that Google is canceling this meeting on recognizing they haven't cowed every too-Aspie-to-know-better potential shitlord in their employ who might ask questions in public.
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  34. Moses says:
    @Thomas
    It's possible, not necessarily likely, but possible that Google is canceling this meeting on recognizing they haven't cowed every too-Aspie-to-know-better potential shitlord in their employ who might ask questions in public.

    This is not only possible, but likely.

    Google cannot afford another White man to stand up and publicly question Google’s gender and racial preferences. It would be recorded and public in seconds.

    It’s funny that they are hiding behind “cannot ensure safety.” This is the left’s new excuse for suppressing speech.

    Google management has become a joke.

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  35. Alden says:
    @Jack D
    If you had studied your Giftpilz, you would be able to tell a Jewish nose apart from a good Sardinian nose like D'Amore's. Any German 7th grader could tell you that (in 1938)

    Den Juden erkennt man meistens an seiner Nase. Die Judennase ist an ihrer Spitze gebogen. Sie sieht aus wie ein Sechser. Daher nennt man sie auch Judensechser. Gebogene Nasen haben auch viele Nichtjuden. Aber bei ihnen ist die Nase nicht unten, sondern weiter oben gebogen. So eine Nase nennt man Hakennase oder Adlernase. Sie hat mit der Judennase nichts zu tun."

    “One can most easily tell a Jew by his nose. The Jewish nose is bent at its point. It looks like the number six. We call it the 'Jewish six.' Many Gentiles also have bent noses. But with them the nose is not bent down, but further upwards. Such a nose is called a hook nose or an eagle nose. It has nothing to do with a Jewish nose.”

    https://www.sbg.ac.at/exil/mm5716.html

    That was before the popularity of nose jobs. Is the eagle nose the same as a ski jump nose?

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  36. Alden says:

    So he’s young. I thought maybe he’s ready to retire and wanted to let Google know what he thought of affirmative action.

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  37. Wazoo says:

    Damore looks more like Mitch from the movie “Real Genius.”

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  38. Kaz says:
    @Anonym
    I get the feeling that Sundar Pichai is going to eventually (be forced to) resign over all this.

    I hope they hire a African American transwoman to repent for their sins.

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  39. @res
    I can't believe recode linked to Vox Day. Into the dragon's lair they go. His "UPDATE: Welcome, Yes-At-Googlers" is hilarious. Getting the popcorn before I go find the comments since that link.
    http://voxday.blogspot.in/2017/08/suppressing-dissent-at-google.html

    A sample:


    As you were belatedly informed, your newsletter, of course, does not endorse the content here, so let this welcome serve as your trigger warning that here you will encounter people who:

    • do not agree with you
    • are actually more intelligent than you
    • are better-educated than you
    • and frankly find you to be tediously predictable and rendered functionally stupid, if not delusional, by your foolish social justice convergence.
     

    Edit: well that was disappointing. No one seems to have engaged.

    No way they could get caught commenting there.

    Better believe some are reading though.

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  40. Alfa158 says:
    @Anonym
    I get the feeling that Sundar Pichai is going to eventually (be forced to) resign over all this.

    That will be entirely determined by what happens to the stock price. That is the only factor that will get a Leftist fired.

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  41. Veracitor says:

    Goolag is infamous for its arrogant contempt toward the privacy interests of ordinary people. Goolag devotes most of its technical chops to building and operating ever more intrusive and adhesive ways to track people and expose their identities, interests, thoughts, movements, actions, shopping habits, medical problems, and social contacts to Goolag’s customers and ultimately everyone. Goolag tracks even people who are not using its “free” (“free” as in “if you can’t figure out who at the table is the mark, you’re the mark”) or paid services. Much of Goolag’s legal work is devoted to thwarting privacy controls and evading responsibility for errors or malicious material in the data Goolag sells.

    So seems rather ironic to read that Goolag’s maximum leader canceled a company meeting because:

    “We had hoped to have a frank, open discussion today as we always do to bring us together and move forward. But our Dory questions appeared externally this afternoon, and on some websites Googlers are now being named personally,” wrote Pichai to employees. “Googlers are writing in, concerned about their safety and worried they may be ‘outed’ publicly for asking a question in the Town Hall.”

    Ri-i-i-ght. If the identities of Goolag staffers could be linked to the questions they ask, that could put them in mortal danger!

    This is more than ordinary hypocrisy and arrogance. It is the confession, by Pichai, that he and his crew know full well what a technological terror they have constructed. Their greatest fear is that it might be turned against them, that they might be done to as they have done to others, that they might have to trade their place behind the burning eye for a spot on the vast and woeful plain it sweeps, unable even to burrow into the lacerating obsidian surface to escape the fiery gaze.

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    This is more than ordinary hypocrisy and arrogance. It is the confession, by Pichai, that he and his crew know full well what a technological terror they have constructed. Their greatest fear is that it might be turned against them, that they might be done to as they have done to others, that they might have to trade their place behind the burning eye for a spot on the vast and woeful plain it sweeps, unable even to burrow into the lacerating obsidian surface to escape the fiery gaze.
     
    Um, wow.
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  42. I think Apple is vulnerable to a Damore event. Tim Cook is ultra SJW with all the usual hypocrisies about China, Saudi Arabia etc:

    https://pjmedia.com/instapundit/sjw-bullies-always-pick-soft-targets/

    http://m.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/apr/3/carly-fiorina-apples-tim-cook-hypocritical-outrage/

    Also, no one like’s the ‘people not objects’ female-centered open office plan in their new building:

    http://uk.businessinsider.com/apple-employees-rumored-hate-apple-park-open-floor-plan-2017-8?op=1&r=US&IR=T

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    Look at Lyft. It's uber-liberal.
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  43. Ctrl-Left

    First time for me. Love it.

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  44. Anon says: • Disclaimer
    @TelfoedJohn
    I think Apple is vulnerable to a Damore event. Tim Cook is ultra SJW with all the usual hypocrisies about China, Saudi Arabia etc:

    https://pjmedia.com/instapundit/sjw-bullies-always-pick-soft-targets/
    http://m.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/apr/3/carly-fiorina-apples-tim-cook-hypocritical-outrage/

    Also, no one like's the 'people not objects' female-centered open office plan in their new building:
    http://uk.businessinsider.com/apple-employees-rumored-hate-apple-park-open-floor-plan-2017-8?op=1&r=US&IR=T

    Here's how other tech companies view Damore:
    http://static3.businessinsider.com/image/598ba01d4fc3c0104c8b5fb2-1376/blind%20poll%20fired%20egnineer.png

    Look at Lyft. It’s uber-liberal.

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    Yes, and opposite to their more successful bro-culture rival Uber.
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  45. anonguy says:

    James Damore is beginning to get tagged as an alt-right guy and apparently not without justification.

    His first interviewers were extremely poor choices. Good thing he didn’t give an exclusive to Jared Taylor. Touch choices for him though, where is he supposed to get a fair hearing anywhere near the MSM.

    BTW, did anyone catch his remark that instead of screwing around with computers in secondary school, he immersed himself in chess. That says a lot about him.

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    Yeah, his first choices were not the most politically savvy, and unfortunately fuel the narrative even further. Still, it was important to at least get out there and make a statement publicly.

    If I had to guess, this guy probably voted for Hillary last election. And what does the left do to those who support them? Burn them publicly when politically convenient.
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  46. @Anon
    Look at Lyft. It's uber-liberal.

    Yes, and opposite to their more successful bro-culture rival Uber.

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    Yes, and opposite to their more successful bro-culture rival Uber.
     
    More successful until now as the SJWs, to Lyft's enormous glee I'm sure, go after Uber.
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  47. @Jack D
    I don't know whether that is precisely what they are thinking, but in general they must have a sense that the situation is spinning out of control and the last thing you want to do in that situation is open up a freewheeling forum where even more could go wrong. Could be some spergie guy. Could be some militant SJW who demands that you extend the purge even further. Could be some complete wildcard - somebody reasonable sounding who makes you look like a fool for having fallen for the YouTube lady's shtick.

    There may have been loud calls to discipline anyone who agreed with the memo, and they probably don’t want to lose all those staff, they just want them to shut up. Could have been a right old ding-dong.

    Still, it’s had one tiny effect, I’ve switched from Firefox to Brave. Brendan Eich was doxxed by the IRS, which is appalling.

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  48. Medvedev says:

    Google is screwed:
    - Right and conservatives will view it as a Gulag
    - SJWs will view at as a misogynist, racist, sexist company.
    Waiting for the uptick in Bing’s market share )))

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  49. @anonguy
    James Damore is beginning to get tagged as an alt-right guy and apparently not without justification.

    His first interviewers were extremely poor choices. Good thing he didn't give an exclusive to Jared Taylor. Touch choices for him though, where is he supposed to get a fair hearing anywhere near the MSM.

    BTW, did anyone catch his remark that instead of screwing around with computers in secondary school, he immersed himself in chess. That says a lot about him.

    Yeah, his first choices were not the most politically savvy, and unfortunately fuel the narrative even further. Still, it was important to at least get out there and make a statement publicly.

    If I had to guess, this guy probably voted for Hillary last election. And what does the left do to those who support them? Burn them publicly when politically convenient.

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  50. anonguy says:

    If I had to guess, this guy probably voted for Hillary last election. And what does the left do to those who support them? Burn them publicly when politically convenient.

    I tend to doubt that, although from his initial demeanor in the Molyneaux interview, one might guess that.

    But he starting giving it up subtly, IMO, well before the interview was over. It was kind of aspergy the way he kept repeating, almost verbatim, his lines about he only wants inclusiveness in the workplace, etc, but would be much more chipper and with interesting insights on other topics. My assessment was he was clearly staying within some legally defensible bounds with those statements rather than expressing his own personal opinions.

    After a while the limited variations/banality of thought on this theme from a guy with his obvious intellect became a glaring tell to me.

    And of course, he was interviewing on Molyneaux. That is a huge ideological jump from Hillary supporter less than a year ago.

    My impression is that he’s been a covert right-winger for a long time.

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  51. anonguy says:
    @TelfoedJohn
    Yes, and opposite to their more successful bro-culture rival Uber.

    Yes, and opposite to their more successful bro-culture rival Uber.

    More successful until now as the SJWs, to Lyft’s enormous glee I’m sure, go after Uber.

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  52. @anonguy

    If I had to guess, this guy probably voted for Hillary last election. And what does the left do to those who support them? Burn them publicly when politically convenient.
     
    I tend to doubt that, although from his initial demeanor in the Molyneaux interview, one might guess that.

    But he starting giving it up subtly, IMO, well before the interview was over. It was kind of aspergy the way he kept repeating, almost verbatim, his lines about he only wants inclusiveness in the workplace, etc, but would be much more chipper and with interesting insights on other topics. My assessment was he was clearly staying within some legally defensible bounds with those statements rather than expressing his own personal opinions.

    After a while the limited variations/banality of thought on this theme from a guy with his obvious intellect became a glaring tell to me.

    And of course, he was interviewing on Molyneaux. That is a huge ideological jump from Hillary supporter less than a year ago.

    My impression is that he's been a covert right-winger for a long time.

    Perhaps a SlateStarCodex.com reader?

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    Perhaps a SlateStarCodex.com reader?
     
    Good call.
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  53. @James Richard
    http://skepticism-images.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com/images/jreviews/reinhard-heydrich-2.jpg

    Steven Miller is looking pretty sharp there.

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  54. Corvinus says:
    @Samuel Skinner
    The altright literally stands for 'alternative right' aka the right that has no institutional power.

    “The altright literally stands for ‘alternative right’ aka the right that has no institutional power.”

    The leaders of the Alt Right are elitists who part of churches, the media, boardrooms, and political organizations. They have power in that they are influencing these institutions with their rhetoric and actions.

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    What enormous nonsense. The alt-right is struggling to get funding thanks to the stupid blackouts and you claim that they are elites?
    , @Mr. Anon

    The leaders of the Alt Right are elitists who (sic) part of churches, the media, boardrooms, and political organizations.
     
    Who do you think the Alt Right are? You obviously don't know what you're talking about. No surprise there.
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  55. Corvinus says:
    @anon
    If you ask the New York Times or WaPo, it’s the Alt Right.

    If you ask Breitbart or Vox Day, it’s the Ctrl-Left.


    So, in other words, the huge, entrenched, world-famous organizations who have a direct line to the wealthy and powerful blame the alt-right, whereas a fairly new website and a blogger whose greatest mainstream fame came when he wrote a song for the Mortal Kombat movie blame the ctrl-left.

    Don't you think the fact that those are the two sides should probably tell you something?

    "Why?

    https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231"

    Oh, well. The Atlantic. The fine publication that referred to Damore's memo as an "anti-diversity screed". They seem trustworthy.

    Thanks for your input as always, Corvinus.

    “So, in other words, the huge, entrenched, world-famous organizations who have a direct line to the wealthy and powerful blame the alt-right, whereas a fairly new website and a blogger whose greatest mainstream fame came when he wrote a song for the Mortal Kombat movie blame the ctrl-left.”

    No, it is elites from both sides who blame one another for their woes.

    “Oh, well. The Atlantic. The fine publication that referred to Damore’s memo as an “anti-diversity screed”. They seem trustworthy.”

    Your normal intellectual lazy self at work here. Tackle the actual content of the material rather than entirely dismiss the source.

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    No, it is elites from both sides who blame one another for their woes.
     
    The elites are all on one side when it comes to opposing what is known as the alt-right, you idiot.
    , @anon
    No, it is elites from both sides who blame one another for their woes.

    And, again, it should probably tell you that the elite from one side is a group of huge corporations, and the elite from the other side is a website and a guy who wrote a techno song.

    Are you just pretending you don't get this, or are you really that dumb?

    Because it's always bothered me how dumb you are, you know.
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  56. Corvinus says:
    @Charles Erwin Wilson
    That is so rich Corvinus. You and yours brought us: "if you like your health plan you can keep your health plan" and "if you like your doctor you can keep your doctor" and "the Iranian deal is good for the American people" but you now want to complain that no one believes you.

    You are the murderer of your own parents pleading with the court to have mercy on you because you are an orphan.

    “That is so rich Corvinus. You and yours brought us…”

    Mine and my own are moderates, not liberals/leftists or conservatives/reactionaries.

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    "Mine and my own are moderates, not liberals/leftists or conservatives/reactionaries."

    No, Corvinus, I'm afraid that we here at iSteve are the moderates, not you.

    Do you see how easy it is for anyone to do that? Do you see how much it proves?

    Why do you keep saying it?
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  57. @Thomas
    It's possible, not necessarily likely, but possible that Google is canceling this meeting on recognizing they haven't cowed every too-Aspie-to-know-better potential shitlord in their employ who might ask questions in public.

    Google cancelled the meeeting because the legal department told them to.

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  58. @Corvinus
    "The altright literally stands for ‘alternative right’ aka the right that has no institutional power."

    The leaders of the Alt Right are elitists who part of churches, the media, boardrooms, and political organizations. They have power in that they are influencing these institutions with their rhetoric and actions.

    What enormous nonsense. The alt-right is struggling to get funding thanks to the stupid blackouts and you claim that they are elites?

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  59. Mr. Anon says:
    @Corvinus
    "Who exactly has been punching whom the most — the Alt-Right or the Ctrl-Left — might seem the more central unasked question, though..."

    If you ask the New York Times or WaPo, it's the Alt Right.

    If you ask Breitbart or Vox Day, it's the Ctrl-Left.

    Depends upon your perspective. One thing is certain --> Groupthink, confirmation bias, and mass intellectual dishonesty is out of control in our nation.

    Why?

    https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2017/09/how-america-lost-its-mind/534231

    Complains about intellectual dishonesty. Then cites The Atlantic.

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    Complains about intellectual dishonesty. Then cites The Atlantic."

    Likewise your buddy anon, you are being intellectually lazy. Pro tip --> Tackle the actual content of the material rather than entirely dismiss the source.

    "The elites are all on one side when it comes to opposing what is known as the alt-right, you idiot."

    Nope. The elites on the Alt Right have formal educations, possess wealth, and the established thinkers of this ideological group. They plan conferences and get the word out through their online mouthpieces. The Derbs, Taylors, Days, and Spencers of the world are a small group of powerful people that control a disproportionate amount of privilege within a particular group, the Alt Right. They belong to churches, they are part of the media, and they head political or social organizations and/or have acumen in business endeavors. They are also elitist thinkers--they are a select group of white people with high intellects and specialized training who have tremendous influence over their adherents.
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  60. Mr. Anon says:
    @Corvinus
    "So, in other words, the huge, entrenched, world-famous organizations who have a direct line to the wealthy and powerful blame the alt-right, whereas a fairly new website and a blogger whose greatest mainstream fame came when he wrote a song for the Mortal Kombat movie blame the ctrl-left."

    No, it is elites from both sides who blame one another for their woes.

    "Oh, well. The Atlantic. The fine publication that referred to Damore’s memo as an “anti-diversity screed”. They seem trustworthy."

    Your normal intellectual lazy self at work here. Tackle the actual content of the material rather than entirely dismiss the source.

    No, it is elites from both sides who blame one another for their woes.

    The elites are all on one side when it comes to opposing what is known as the alt-right, you idiot.

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  61. Mr. Anon says:
    @Corvinus
    "The altright literally stands for ‘alternative right’ aka the right that has no institutional power."

    The leaders of the Alt Right are elitists who part of churches, the media, boardrooms, and political organizations. They have power in that they are influencing these institutions with their rhetoric and actions.

    The leaders of the Alt Right are elitists who (sic) part of churches, the media, boardrooms, and political organizations.

    Who do you think the Alt Right are? You obviously don’t know what you’re talking about. No surprise there.

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  62. Tiny Duck says:

    My friend worked in the high tech industry for 20 years, for many Silicon Valley companies. In the offices he worked in he has found the majority of engineers to be conservative, and the bullying is directed at the few of people like him who opening express left leaning views. Maybe in the valley the opposite is true, but lets not start acting like only lefties do this. The right does it as well.

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    Thanks for a substantive comment. The first I've seen from you.
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  63. anon says: • Disclaimer
    @Corvinus
    "So, in other words, the huge, entrenched, world-famous organizations who have a direct line to the wealthy and powerful blame the alt-right, whereas a fairly new website and a blogger whose greatest mainstream fame came when he wrote a song for the Mortal Kombat movie blame the ctrl-left."

    No, it is elites from both sides who blame one another for their woes.

    "Oh, well. The Atlantic. The fine publication that referred to Damore’s memo as an “anti-diversity screed”. They seem trustworthy."

    Your normal intellectual lazy self at work here. Tackle the actual content of the material rather than entirely dismiss the source.

    No, it is elites from both sides who blame one another for their woes.

    And, again, it should probably tell you that the elite from one side is a group of huge corporations, and the elite from the other side is a website and a guy who wrote a techno song.

    Are you just pretending you don’t get this, or are you really that dumb?

    Because it’s always bothered me how dumb you are, you know.

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  64. anon says: • Disclaimer
    @Corvinus
    "That is so rich Corvinus. You and yours brought us..."

    Mine and my own are moderates, not liberals/leftists or conservatives/reactionaries.

    “Mine and my own are moderates, not liberals/leftists or conservatives/reactionaries.”

    No, Corvinus, I’m afraid that we here at iSteve are the moderates, not you.

    Do you see how easy it is for anyone to do that? Do you see how much it proves?

    Why do you keep saying it?

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    "No, Corvinus, I’m afraid that we here at iSteve are the moderates, not you."

    Then that makes you a cuck. I thought cucks are deplorable.
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  65. Goolag says:

    “You work at Google?”

    “Yeah”

    “What’s it like?”

    “Can’t complain”

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    priceless.
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  66. BB753 says:
    @James Richard
    http://skepticism-images.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com/images/jreviews/reinhard-heydrich-2.jpg

    Hey, you forgot the trigger warning! (and the NSFW warning, unless you work in the White House, lol!)

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  67. Thea says:
    @Inquiring Mind
    Are we observing the Streisand Effect https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streisand_effect in action with Google?

    One hopes it s a preference cascade

    https://www.quora.com/What-is-a-preference-cascade

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  68. @James Richard
    http://skepticism-images.s3-website-us-east-1.amazonaws.com/images/jreviews/reinhard-heydrich-2.jpg

    Hitler should had that Big Bertha Banana nose bastard invade Russia. His nose would have made it to Moscow two weeks before the troops.

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    In point of fact the Wehrmacht never did manage to make it all the way to Moscow.
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  69. @Veracitor
    Goolag is infamous for its arrogant contempt toward the privacy interests of ordinary people. Goolag devotes most of its technical chops to building and operating ever more intrusive and adhesive ways to track people and expose their identities, interests, thoughts, movements, actions, shopping habits, medical problems, and social contacts to Goolag's customers and ultimately everyone. Goolag tracks even people who are not using its "free" ("free" as in "if you can't figure out who at the table is the mark, you're the mark") or paid services. Much of Goolag's legal work is devoted to thwarting privacy controls and evading responsibility for errors or malicious material in the data Goolag sells.

    So seems rather ironic to read that Goolag's maximum leader canceled a company meeting because:

    “We had hoped to have a frank, open discussion today as we always do to bring us together and move forward. But our Dory questions appeared externally this afternoon, and on some websites Googlers are now being named personally,” wrote Pichai to employees. “Googlers are writing in, concerned about their safety and worried they may be ‘outed’ publicly for asking a question in the Town Hall.”
     
    Ri-i-i-ght. If the identities of Goolag staffers could be linked to the questions they ask, that could put them in mortal danger!

    This is more than ordinary hypocrisy and arrogance. It is the confession, by Pichai, that he and his crew know full well what a technological terror they have constructed. Their greatest fear is that it might be turned against them, that they might be done to as they have done to others, that they might have to trade their place behind the burning eye for a spot on the vast and woeful plain it sweeps, unable even to burrow into the lacerating obsidian surface to escape the fiery gaze.

    This is more than ordinary hypocrisy and arrogance. It is the confession, by Pichai, that he and his crew know full well what a technological terror they have constructed. Their greatest fear is that it might be turned against them, that they might be done to as they have done to others, that they might have to trade their place behind the burning eye for a spot on the vast and woeful plain it sweeps, unable even to burrow into the lacerating obsidian surface to escape the fiery gaze.

    Um, wow.

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  70. @Charles Pewitt
    Hitler should had that Big Bertha Banana nose bastard invade Russia. His nose would have made it to Moscow two weeks before the troops.

    In point of fact the Wehrmacht never did manage to make it all the way to Moscow.

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  71. Corvinus says:
    @Mr. Anon
    Complains about intellectual dishonesty. Then cites The Atlantic.

    Complains about intellectual dishonesty. Then cites The Atlantic.”

    Likewise your buddy anon, you are being intellectually lazy. Pro tip –> Tackle the actual content of the material rather than entirely dismiss the source.

    “The elites are all on one side when it comes to opposing what is known as the alt-right, you idiot.”

    Nope. The elites on the Alt Right have formal educations, possess wealth, and the established thinkers of this ideological group. They plan conferences and get the word out through their online mouthpieces. The Derbs, Taylors, Days, and Spencers of the world are a small group of powerful people that control a disproportionate amount of privilege within a particular group, the Alt Right. They belong to churches, they are part of the media, and they head political or social organizations and/or have acumen in business endeavors. They are also elitist thinkers–they are a select group of white people with high intellects and specialized training who have tremendous influence over their adherents.

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  72. Who exactly has been punching whom the most — the Alt-Right or the Ctrl-Left

    The Ctrl-Left, when paired with the Alt-Right, is positively brilliant.

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    I forget who came up with "Ctrl-Left" in response to "Alt-Right."
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  73. Corvinus says:
    @anon
    "Mine and my own are moderates, not liberals/leftists or conservatives/reactionaries."

    No, Corvinus, I'm afraid that we here at iSteve are the moderates, not you.

    Do you see how easy it is for anyone to do that? Do you see how much it proves?

    Why do you keep saying it?

    “No, Corvinus, I’m afraid that we here at iSteve are the moderates, not you.”

    Then that makes you a cuck. I thought cucks are deplorable.

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  74. @Kevin O'Keeffe

    Who exactly has been punching whom the most — the Alt-Right or the Ctrl-Left
     
    The Ctrl-Left, when paired with the Alt-Right, is positively brilliant.

    I forget who came up with “Ctrl-Left” in response to “Alt-Right.”

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  75. scrivener3 says: • Website
    @Goolag
    "You work at Google?"

    "Yeah"

    "What's it like?"

    "Can't complain"

    priceless.

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  76. @Jack Hanson
    Man this is like some carefully crafted wooden stake that's working its way towards Google's heart.

    You gotta wonder how much of this is tone deafness by SV communists or if we are going to find out that this an Eich/Thiel collaboration.

    Or both.

    You gotta wonder how much of this is tone deafness by SV communists or if we are going to find out that this an Eich/Thiel collaboration.

    Please, God!

    I’d like to think there was somebody on our side who has a long term plan, or even some short term tactics. The Rs in congress still have not gotten the message that things have changed.

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  77. inertial says:
    @Jack D
    If you had studied your Giftpilz, you would be able to tell a Jewish nose apart from a good Sardinian nose like D'Amore's. Any German 7th grader could tell you that (in 1938)

    Den Juden erkennt man meistens an seiner Nase. Die Judennase ist an ihrer Spitze gebogen. Sie sieht aus wie ein Sechser. Daher nennt man sie auch Judensechser. Gebogene Nasen haben auch viele Nichtjuden. Aber bei ihnen ist die Nase nicht unten, sondern weiter oben gebogen. So eine Nase nennt man Hakennase oder Adlernase. Sie hat mit der Judennase nichts zu tun."

    “One can most easily tell a Jew by his nose. The Jewish nose is bent at its point. It looks like the number six. We call it the 'Jewish six.' Many Gentiles also have bent noses. But with them the nose is not bent down, but further upwards. Such a nose is called a hook nose or an eagle nose. It has nothing to do with a Jewish nose.”

    https://www.sbg.ac.at/exil/mm5716.html

    Like, for example, Sargent’s portrait of this Jewish man:

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    "First, ‘The Ancestor’: the portrait was painted in Sargent’s studio in 1902 at the suggestion of Edward VII — who nicknamed Ribblesdale ‘the Ancestor’ because he felt the Lancashire peer’s ancient lineage, imposing presence and archaic mannerisms of speech and dress encapsulated everything an Englishman ought to be."

    https://www.spectator.co.uk/2007/12/the-lord-on-the-board-and-the-gilded-rogue/

    , @James Richard
    Long noses are not all that uncommon among Northern Europeans. Look at Prince Charles.
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  78. @inertial
    Like, for example, Sargent's portrait of this Jewish man:

    http://www.worldofportraitpainting.com/greatportraits-ormond/ribblesdale/ribblesdale-closeup.jpg

    “First, ‘The Ancestor’: the portrait was painted in Sargent’s studio in 1902 at the suggestion of Edward VII — who nicknamed Ribblesdale ‘the Ancestor’ because he felt the Lancashire peer’s ancient lineage, imposing presence and archaic mannerisms of speech and dress encapsulated everything an Englishman ought to be.”

    https://www.spectator.co.uk/2007/12/the-lord-on-the-board-and-the-gilded-rogue/

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  79. @inertial
    Like, for example, Sargent's portrait of this Jewish man:

    http://www.worldofportraitpainting.com/greatportraits-ormond/ribblesdale/ribblesdale-closeup.jpg

    Long noses are not all that uncommon among Northern Europeans. Look at Prince Charles.

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  80. Elsewhere says:
    @Tiny Duck
    My friend worked in the high tech industry for 20 years, for many Silicon Valley companies. In the offices he worked in he has found the majority of engineers to be conservative, and the bullying is directed at the few of people like him who opening express left leaning views. Maybe in the valley the opposite is true, but lets not start acting like only lefties do this. The right does it as well.

    Thanks for a substantive comment. The first I’ve seen from you.

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  81. anonguy says:
    @Steve Sailer
    Perhaps a SlateStarCodex.com reader?

    Perhaps a SlateStarCodex.com reader?

    Good call.

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