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In my current Taki’s Magazine column, I praised the Grievance Studies Hoax for making the term “grievance studies” into a Thing.

But, I wondered, do skeptics really need to create fake Grievance Studies papers when countless real ones already exist that are comparably funny?

For example, there’s Sophie A. Lewis, feminist uterine geography theorist and cyborg ecologist.

She wrote that great op-ed in the New York Times about how lesbians who object to transgender ex-men taking over women’s sports and locker rooms must be hunted down and dealt with in Britain, just as they’ve been crushed in America. She makes Titania McGrath sound as wise as Jane Austen. As far as I can tell, Sophie’s career is either for real or a truly elaborate hoax.

From Dialogues in Human Geography:

Cyborg uterine geography: Complicating ‘care’ and social reproduction

Sophie Lewis

First Published November 8, 2018
https://doi.org/10.1177/2043820618804625

Most geographers have sided with ‘cyborgs’ (technonatural subjects) against ‘goddesses’ (e.g. Mother Earth) on questions of embodiment. In itself this provides no justification for the relative dearth (in geography) of theorizing ‘with’ the uterus as a site of doing and undoing; what I propose to call uterine geography. ‘Uterine’ relations are fundamentally cyborg, animatedly labouring and not only spatial but spatializing: they make and unmake places, borders, kin. This includes not only abortion, miscarriage, menstruation and pregnancy (whose transcorporeal and chimeric character is well documented in medical anthropology) but also other life-enabling forms of holding and letting go that do not involve anatomical uteri (such as trans-mothering and other alter-familial practices). Despite our discipline’s ostensible interest in co-production, hybridity and the more-than-human, the ‘doing’ aspects of intra and interuterine processes have tended to be black-boxed in accounts of care economies and social reproduction. The proposed remedy is deromanticization: an approach that critically politicizes uterine relations as historically contingent and subject to amelioration through struggle. Potential aides include Maggie Nelson’s idea that ‘labor does you’, Suzanne Sadedin’s account of gestation’s mutual hostility and the concepts of ‘sym-poiesis’ and ‘metramorphosis’. One notable consequence of this expanded concept of the uterine is that ‘assisted reproduction’, as it is characterized today, ceases to be categorically separate from other kinds of reproduction.

 
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  1. Is Sophie Lewis a cis-male?

    Separated at birth from this?

    • Replies: @anonymous
    , @Anonymous
    , @J1234
  2. Tyrion 2 says:

    This is not a judgement on the truth of any of the mentioned ideas but I can imagine a pre-Constantine Roman going about his business, comfortable in his traditional religion that mostly served to communicate basic virtues of loyalty, integrity, discipline and so on, and boom – suddenly everyone is screaming at each other over whether there’s 3 gods in 1, or 1 god in 3, and none of it makes any sense to him because he thinks they all can all go off and believe in as many gods as they want as long as they stop trying to ram it down everyone else’s throats.

    Still, it does seem like they are having a lot of fun, in a self-indulgent, mean-spirited sort of way.

  3. Titania can be very funny but Quillette and the Spectator support her, which means that there is one group and its victimhood she won’t be mocking. “To learn who rules over you, simply find out who you are not allowed to criticize.” Titania mocks Muslims and the concept of Islamophobia, but she won’t be mocking the people who brought Muslims into western nations and then taught them how to use claims of victimhood against YT:

    British Jewry’s leading communal security expert has explained why he felt obliged to help a Muslim group tackle Islamophobia. Richard Benson, who retired as chief executive of the Community Security Trust last year after 12 years at the helm, was appointed co-chair of the Tell Mama group this week. Tell Mama — the Mama stands for “measuring anti-Muslim attacks” — was set up to help British Muslims report discrimination and monitor incidents in a similar way to the CST’s recording of antisemitism. CST has worked closely with the group.

    Mr Benson said Fiyaz Mughal, the anti-extremist campaigner who helped set up the group, had approached him to help take Tell Mama “to the next level, to have more success and ensure it has a future”. “They wanted professional support and that’s why I considered it,” said Mr Benson. “I wanted to be a co-chair with someone from the Muslim community and that’s being finalised now. This won’t be a Muslim organisation led by someone from the Jewish community. My role is to take the expertise I’ve got from CST and give those tools to Tell Mama.”

    Government officials are said to have voiced concern at Tell Mama’s data-gathering methods, but Mr Benson said such stumbling blocks were to be expected: “CST has been attacked with accusations of over-inflated figures for years. Part of my job will be to give Tell Mama the systems to help ensure it doesn’t happen with them.” …

    A CST spokesman said: “Over the years CST has helped many different organisations as part of our commitment to work for the benefit of everybody, inside and outside the Jewish community. We already support Tell Mama’s efforts to tackle anti-Muslim hate crime and we are happy that Richard’s expertise will be put to such good use.” — Former CST boss will help Muslim group battle Islamophobia”, The Jewish Chronicle, 10 April 2014)

    Muslims don’t rule over us yet, so Titania can mock them. If she tries mocking the concept of antisemitism and the group who wield it so effectively, only sites like Unz will host her.

    • Agree: Svigor
    • LOL: IHTG
  4. I want to make babies with Sophie, too.

    • Replies: @Paul Rise
    , @Autochthon
    , @Kylie
  5. Tyrion 2 says:

    I think I’ve waded through that dismal paragraph.

    Paying a surrogate means you are pregnant (because obscure feminist ideology,) which makes you a woman.

  6. @Tyrion 2

    But really, what have the Romans ever done for us?

    • LOL: PhysicistDave
    • Replies: @Moshe
  7. Here is amazon’s bio:

    Sophie Lewis is a theorist, critic and translator living in Philadelphia. She publishes her work – on topics ranging from dating to Donna Haraway – on both scholarly and non-academic platforms including Boston Review, Viewpoint, Signs, Science as Culture, Jacobin, The New Inquiry, Mute, and Salvage Quarterly. Her translations include Communism for Kids by Bini Adamczak (MIT, 2016, with Jacob Blumenfeld), A Brief History of Feminism by Antje Schrupp (MIT, 2017), and Other and Rule by Sabine Hark and Paula Villa (Verso, forthcoming). A feminist committed to cyborg ecology and queer communism, she is a member of the Out of the Woods collective and an editor at Blind Field: A Journal of Cultural Inquiry. Full Surrogacy Now is her first book.

    Well… let’s see: she publishes “on both scholarly and non-academic platforms,” but no indication of an academic position or even any academic degrees. Her Twitter page does say “Geography PhD via lit & politics,” which does not actually seem to mean anything and which conveniently does not list any actual degree-granting institution.

    I think I like Sophie’s style. Now if only she can wheedle herself a position on the Harvard Law School Faculty…

  8. It’s The Current Year, so the wise woman asserts “I am who I am.

    There is yet no word whether the speaker then 1) transmogrified herself into a flaming bush which, though it burned, was not consumed; 2) ripped open a can of spinach with her bare hands and ate its contents using a corncob pipe like a straw; or 3) sat back with a pack of Zig Zags and a bag of weed before going on to sell forty-four million albums and one hundred and eight million singles.

    We cannot, of course, limit ourselves to only one possibility since, during her long, hard lessons underneath Willie Brown, the speaker became adroit at working from multiple angles at once, exploring every opening by accepting whatever came her way – surely this would not be the first time she took on three hard things at once. After all, here is a woman with more than one powerful constituent in her bag of tricks, who does not just take it lying down when she is hit below the belt….

    • Replies: @Moshe
  9. Tyrion 2 says:
    @Viral Architect

    That’s why Mort on Family Guy, Krusty on the Simpsons and Dr Zoidberg from Futurama are such admirable, heroic examplars of everything a man should be…

    If you feel the need to consume media that mocks Jews as Jews, then I can give plenty of reccomendations. Are you looking for a TV show, movie, something that both sexes will enjoy, what?

  10. DuanDiRen says:

    I just looked up Donna Haraway on Wikipedia, and it is very sad.

    • Replies: @Clyde
  11. As RRTI slowly dies due to hatred from lifelong Jews I want to post this tribute to the greatest ever RRTIer:

    This song represents everything I believe in and my entire generation (but should add end tryptich coda)

    (Note last song tribute to Pretenders and ZZ Top)

    • Replies: @Mr. Blank
    , @Jack D
    , @Lot
  12. If you feel the need to consume media that mocks Jews as Jews, then I can give plenty of reccomendations.

    No, I feel the need to consume media that mocks Jews as self-righteous, self-pitying, self-centered, dishonest and hostile to free speech. Recommendations? Titania mocks Muslims and trannies for all those things. Islamophobia — she mocks it. Transphobia– she mocks it. Anti-semitism — <crickets>.

    This is not to say that anti-semitism isn’t a real thing and doesn’t harm people. But Islamophobia and transphobia can also be real things and harm people. The point is that the special interest groups wielding those concepts are dishonest and seeking to silence legitimate criticism.

    • Replies: @Jack D
  13. Anon[111] • Disclaimer says:

    Sophie Lewis is a frequent contributor to Blind Field who recently joined the editorial collective. She is a queer communist writer, translator and teacher who hails variously from France/England/Germany but now belongs to New York and (imminently also) Philadelphia. Sophie has a PhD in human geography – via politics, environmental humanities and literature. Her thesis inquires into work and/as nature, for instance, theorizing emerging bio-economies in gestational labor, or ‘surrogacy.’

    https://blindfieldjournal.com/about/

    • Replies: @Mr. Anon
  14. Anon[111] • Disclaimer says:

    About

    Sophie Lewis is a writer and feminist geographer interested in leakiness, communisation, anti-work and anthrogenesis. She is the author of Full Surrogacy Now (Verso, 2019). Her published cultural criticism includes a recent intervention in Viewpoint on Donna Haraway’s oeuvre and various essays at The New Inquiry, Salvage, Jacobin and (especially) Blind Field journal, where she is an editor (completing the Blind Field edited volume End/And: Feminization in Unending Times). Sophie has published research articles on surrogacy politics in Signs, Frontiers, Dialogues in Human Geography and Feminist Review.

    Her ESRC-funded PhD on gestational surrogacy, ‘Cyborg Labour’, was defended at the University of Manchester (UK) – supervised by Noel Castree and Erik Swyngedouw and examined by Cindi Katz. Her prior scholarly background is in English Literature (BA Oxford University), Geography (MSc Oxford University), and Politics (MA, the New School for Social Research). Sophie is a member of the Out of the Woods ecological writing collective, and has also translated two books for MIT Press.

    Education

    PhD, Human Geography | March 10 2017 | University of Manchester, UK
    Advisors: Noel Castree and Erik Swyngedouw. Examiners: Cindi Katz and Maria Kaika.

    Thesis title: “Cyborg Labor: Exploring Surrogacy as Gestational Work”. Passed with ‘No Corrections.’

    MA Politics | April 2013 | The New School for Social Research, New York
    Fulbright Scholar. Courses: Marx, Environmentalism, Technopolitics, Biopolitics. Thesis topic: bioconservation.

    MSc, Nature, Society & Environmental Policy. | 2011 | Oxford University
    St Hilda’s College. Graduated with First Class Honors and a ‘Distinction’. Thesis on ‘Climate Camp’.

    BA, English Language & Literature | 2010 | Oxford University
    Wadham C

    https://hcommons.org/members/reproutopia/

    Also here:

    https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8188-341X

  15. @Tyrion 2

    There if a fairly new book by Holland [1] that discusses the time of the formation of Christianity and Islam as we now know it: “late antiquity”. It has some interesting parallels to our own time. The critical innovation in late antiquity was the adoption of monotheistic religions to strengthen multi-ethnic or multi-tribal organizations: the Roman Empire and what became the Islamic Caliphate.
    Christianity originally encompassed a wide range of opinions, but the opinions became localized — the practice of one region or one city or one tribe. They then became of political importance, and Emperors trying to unite the Empire under one faith made political moves, relying on law and force, to reinforce religious moves (meetings involving representatives of the different opinions).
    This was roughly similar to the moves made by Spain, the ones that kicked off the 30 Years War.

    The rise of Islam was largely driven by the rise of plague in ancient cities. Harper describes this at length [2], and points out that a cooling episode could have been responsible for susceptibility to the plague. About a third of the people in cities were killed by Justinian’s Plague. If you add in those who were crippled by the plague, perhaps half the labor force of the ancient world vanished very quickly. The Roman Empire (and to an extent the Persian Empire) could no longer raise armies sufficient to defend their territory. Barbarians, those who lived outside an empire, were not so much subject to the plague, and prevailed.

    Islam, during the Caliphate, apparently destroyed all surviving records of the Arab Conquest, so very little is known about the early days of Islam. However, it is clear that Islam held the Arab conquests together, and so to the Caliphate was of political importance comparable to that of Christianity to the Roman Empire.

    Holland tells the story very well, and, again, there are strong parallels to today, most notably in demography. It also appears that today may well be the end of modernity. Like the Arabs, who at first lived in tent cities, separate from the Roman demographic sink cities, the new immigrants cannot live in the prevailing society and are at least trying to take control of the society and build something more to their own liking.
    If nothing else, the Arabs conquest of the Middle East (and much of the rest of the world) demonstrates that such takeovers can succeed, and remain stable for a very long time after that success. The Middle East of late antiquity was intensely commercial, and had a very high productivity, at least as measured in terms of their artifacts. That changed under Arab rule. Buildings became much smaller, and remaining economic activity became more centered on the Silk Road and the sea trade with India. Islamic countries today are noted for their small industrial output [3].

    Counterinsurgency

    1] Tom Holand.
    _The Shadow of the Sword_.
    2012.
    2] Kyle Harper.
    The Fate of Rome: Climate, Disease, and the End of an Empire.
    3] https://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/groups/Muslim-countries/Industry
    Site uses CO2 emissions as proxy for industrial activity. Implication is that CO2 emissions are bad, so low CO2 emissions are good.

  16. What I want to know is how Geography went from the study of oxbow lakes to explorations of gestational labour in the space of two generations.

    • Replies: @Random Smartaleck
  17. Anon[199] • Disclaimer says:
    @Anon

    That’s all well and good, but can she cook and keep house?

  18. All I can say is, Whiskey Tango Foxtrot???

  19. Paul Rise says:
    @Redneck farmer

    Facially she is that odd breed of hot that you arent sure whether she is beautiful or a guy in drag.

    Totally obsessed with baby makin’ – I bet she is very adventurous.

    • Replies: @Lot
  20. @Tyrion 2

    Jewish self-deprecating humor has always been OK, and humor that mocks the safe social stereotypes — such as the cartoons you mention — is OK. Jewish comedians and comedy writers have built careers on that stuff.

    What you can’t do is substantive, serious social and political criticism of Jews that can’t be brushed off as comedy.

    • Replies: @Svigor
    , @Tyrion 2
  21. El Dato says:
    @Anon

    Noel Castree and Erik Swyngedouw.

    You laugh you lose.

  22. @Tyrion 2

    It is so surreal when jews continually do this sort of thing on forums where the goyim know.

    • Replies: @Svigor
  23. Anonymous[105] • Disclaimer says:
    @Viral Architect

    Antisemites are aspies, demonstration # 1,465,862.

    • Replies: @Viral Architect
  24. DuanDiRen says:
    @PhysicistDave

    Hey Dave, someone has posted her academic qualifications down the page, but let me just add this: these people may be crazy and wrong, but they are NOT lazy. I see them up close, and they are sincere, earnest, and ruthlessly competitive. To get a paid, permanent job in grievance studies you need to attend workshops, constantly progress, and write, write, write. It may be garbage, but there are 50 postgrads fighting to publish it.

    • Replies: @PhysicistDave
  25. Sean says:

    Guns don’t kill people, cyborgs do: a Latourian provocation for transformatory arms control and disarmament

    https://www.smokymountainnews.com/aae/item/26024-what-a-woman-why-i-love-camille-paglia

    In her “Introduction,” Paglia declares: “…despite my lifelong transgender identity, I do not accept most of the current transgender agenda, which denies biological sex differences, dictates pronouns and recklessly promotes medical and surgical interventions.” In her interview “Feminism And Transgenderism,” she elaborates: “It is certainly ironic how liberals who posture as defenders of science when it comes to global warning … flee all reference to biology when it comes to gender …. The cold biological truth is that sex changes are impossible. Every single cell of the human body (except for blood) remains coded with one’s birth gender for life.”

  26. The one thing we know about “grievance studies” is that it has no future. It’s not a self-sustaining culture–negative material production and doesn’t reproduce on its own.

    What i’m not yet sure of is whether it is Shakerism or Cancer?

    Note, a society can tolerate hostile parasitic outgroups for a very long time–ex. Jews, Gypsies in the West–when those groups themselves have a successfully reproductive internal culture and the host society acts to keep them in check.

    But these grievance studies folks aren’t–unfortunately–a separate tribe. And they are very active–proliferate–precisely in key reproductive organs of our society, universities and the minds of young women. This is obviously very bad. For the host society (the West) to survive either this must just be some weird transient that dies out (Shakers) or we successfully get out our antibodies and kill it. Otherwise it will kill us (Cancer). And our lands and what’s left of our people will belong to someone else (ex Muslims) that has more aggressive antibodies to it and kills it on sight.

  27. Bitfu says:

    I know there’s been a lot of talk about IQ lately. Let me just say–as a Double-Digiter–I’m just not able to figure this stuff out.

    For example, is a trans-gender ex-man now a man? Work with me here: He was a man, hence the ex-man, but he is also transgendered, so that would return him from being a transitioned woman back into a man, right?

    Is the person above considered a Double-Transitioner or a Cancelled-Out Transitioner?

    Besides profound mental illness, what do you have when you have a transgendered non-binary person with multiple personality disorder? Sounds like the beginning of a joke, but for me–it’s not. This is serious stuff and I’m confused. At least it will make more sense when I refer to this person as ‘they’.

    PS

    I never saw those X Men movies–as I just thought they were comic book flicks. Was I wrong to assume the title was written as ‘X Men’? Am I to understand that these films are actually entitled ‘Ex-Men’? Perhaps they are documentaries that might clear things up for me. [Can’t wait to meet this Wolverine character. I always thought Ex-men were simply now transitioned women– but to think we may have some transitioned wolverines among us, well that’s just exciting!]

    • Replies: @anon
  28. Clyde says:
    @DuanDiRen

    I just looked up Donna Haraway on Wikipedia, and it is very sad.

    It is amazing how these mindless women, feminists, lesbians, white women….but now black and brown gals are replacing them, are edging them out. Due to having that post colonial street cred. Amazing how they all have taken over large swathes of our universities and turned this into a paying gig…. And are getting PAID, preferably by taxpayers. For “teaching” and parroting nonsense.

  29. Clyde says:
    @Anon

    Her ESRC-funded PhD on gestational surrogacy, ‘Cyborg Labour’, was defended at the University of Manchester (UK) – supervised by Noel Castree and Erik Swyngedouw and examined by Cindi Katz.

    Once again the taxpayers are ripped off. Sophie Lewis is a shameless parasite. ESRC is a UK government agency.

  30. @Anon

    Reading this bio giving the sense of someone who as she progressed through her degrees came to believe that life would be most fun if lived by the maxim, “What would Andy Kaufman do?”, which at first glance is a hard question to answer, but on second glance has a million not-wrong answers. “Kaufmanesque” is a word that would should be used more these days.

  31. Mr. Anon says:
    @Tyrion 2

    That’s why Mort on Family Guy, Krusty on the Simpsons and Dr Zoidberg from Futurama are such admirable, heroic examplars of everything a man should be…

    If you feel the need to consume media that mocks Jews as Jews, then I can give plenty of reccomendations. Are you looking for a TV show, movie, something that both sexes will enjoy, what?

    Can you reccomend anything other than cartoon caricatures? Anything that was intended as a real criticism rather than a self-conciously light-hearted jibe? Anything to compare with the way that white gentiles are routinely villified?

    • Replies: @Tyrion 2
  32. ic1000 says:

    Sophie’s writing is masterful. Mostly incomprehensible, and what’s left is devoid of meaning.

    I ran the abstract through the “Measure the Readability of Text” demo at readability.io

    On a scale of A to E (“text aimed at the general public should have a score of ‘B’ or better”), Sophie earned an E. The Flesch-Kincaid Grade Level Score was 19.6.

    Doubtless this is a ton of fun (and/or emotional work) for the comely sometimes-blonde. Is it her hobby, or does some institution pay for this output?

  33. @Redneck farmer

    Affirmative.

    Would smash if single.

    • Replies: @Random Smartaleck
  34. Mr. Anon says:
    @Anon

    She appears to be an actual woman. I would have expected somebody sticking up for trannies to be one of these fake “call me she” women – i.e……a dude.

  35. @AnotherDad

    Mostly agree, but I have to take exception to your characterization of certain minorities, e.g., the Shakers. As a fully paid up member of the Shaker Liberation Front (ShaLF), I have to point out that the Shakers lived and worked in self-sufficient communities that contributed many innovations to larger society: mail-order seeds, the modern whisk broom, and a spartan early American aesthetic. (Okay, self-sufficient except for outsourcing that procreation stuff.)

    • Replies: @AnotherDad
  36. Mr. Anon says:

    OT – The fifty worst cities in America to live in:

    https://www.usatoday.com/story/money/2019/02/07/worst-cities-america-50-places-named-least-desirable-call-home/39006457/

    I wonder if there is anything they tend to have in common?

  37. @Tyrion 2

    Oh haha, thanks. I didn’t realize it might actually mean something. I didn’t have the stomach to muck into that text.

  38. Anon7 says:

    Science fiction writers have been the trailblazers in thinking about cyborg uteruses. Some examples:

    From the Social Predestination Room the escalators went rumbling down into the basement, and there, in the crimson darkness, stewing warm on their cushion of peritoneum and gorged with blood-surrogate and hormones, the foetuses grew and grew or, poisoned, languished into a stunted Epsilonhood. With a faint hum and rattle the moving racks crawled imperceptibly through the weeks and the recapitulated aeons to where, in the Decanting Room, the newly-unbottled babes uttered their first yell of horror and amazement.

    From Brave New World, by Aldous Huxley, 1932

    When one of the youngsters asked if they would take the carcass to the vats or try for a procreative stump, he paused for only the briefest reflection before agreeing that they should try for a stump. Perhaps some of that female flesh could be revived and preserved. If her womb could be maintained, she might yet serve the Hive. It would be interesting to see a child of that flesh.

    From Hellstrom’s Hive, by Frank Herbert, 1972

    The medtech smiled sourly. “We’re returning these to the senders.”
    Vorkosigan walked around the pallet. “Yes, but what are they?”

    “All your bastards,” said the medtech.

    Cordelia, catching the genuine puzzlement in Vorkosigans’s voice, added, “They’re uterine replicators, um, Admiral. Self-contained, independently powered – they need servicing, though -”

    “…Floating fetuses – babies in cans…”

    From Shards of Honor, by Lois McMaster Bujold, 1986

    • Replies: @cyborasm
  39. Abe says:

    Coalition of the fragile.

  40. Jack D says:
    @AnotherDad

    Too apocalyptic. There’s a lot of ruin in a nation. In Medieval Europe, a significant fraction of the female population was locked up in nunneries (and a significant portion of wealth was devoted to building them and churches, etc.) and it did not kill the society. A a certain % of women in every society can’t deal with the complexity of having a family – it’s just as well that these women excuse themselves from the gene pool. Just think of these modern day academies as religious institutions and the devotees as religious fanatics and it will be fine. Yes, it’s a warped religion but a lot of religions are warped (and even more violent than our secular religion).

    • Replies: @Romanian
    , @AnotherDad
  41. @Anon

    Looks like every other dumbass little Commie that the UK spits out.

    Are there no real jobs in that country? Why must the UMC offspring all become such leftist wackos with big mouths? And they don’t even care about the working class anymore. It’s all weird identity crap and globalism.

  42. riches says:
    @Viral Architect

    “British Jewry’s leading communal security expert … appointed co-chair of the Tell Mama group.”
    Q
    Odd. It was Jews behind R&B’s Tell Mama by black Etta James. Hmmm.

    BTW, that was a better effort than her saccharine (and now incessant in tv ads) At Last.

  43. Asagirian says:

    When there’s no more place for sanity, insanity will rule the world.

    The final logic of Minority-supremacism pushed by Jews.

    Jews, a pushy minority, should rule over majority goyim.

    Homos, a vain minority, should rule over majority straights.

    Insane, a deranged minority, should rule over majority sane.

    When the small stand tall and the tall sit small…

  44. anonymous[340] • Disclaimer says:
    @The Alarmist

    Looks more like the first picture in the article, the one of Titania.

  45. @Tyrion 2

    The paying part makes it sound libertarian. YMMV.

  46. Romanian says: • Website
    @Jack D

    There were plenty of women becoming nuns after they had married and bore children, especially after the children had flown the coop.

    Also, let’s not minimize the fact young smart men were pushed into being presumably celibate, with an impact on the European genepool. Sure, some priests, popes and bishops had children, but I would assume most priests and monks did not, or else the practice and its status could not have survived becoming irrelevant.

    • Replies: @Jack D
  47. @DuanDiRen

    Huh. The other gross old man he pretended to be married to apparantly died of colorectal cancer, aged sixty. That’s pretty young to die nowladays; one wonders if certain activities for which that area decidedly did not evolve and is not adapted (N.B. the fundamental axiom of biology that form follows function) may increase and accelerate cancers therein….

  48. @Jack D

    Too apocalyptic. There’s a lot of ruin in a nation. In Medieval Europe, a significant fraction of the female population was locked up in nunneries (and a significant portion of wealth was devoted to building them and churches, etc.) and it did not kill the society. A a certain % of women in every society can’t deal with the complexity of having a family – it’s just as well that these women excuse themselves from the gene pool. Just think of these modern day academies as religious institutions and the devotees as religious fanatics and it will be fine. Yes, it’s a warped religion but a lot of religions are warped (and even more violent than our secular religion).

    Good points Jack.

    Definitely agree with “a lot of ruin in a nation”. And sure, there are plenty of women who don’t wish to and/or should not have children.

    But the medieval nunnery had some notable differences. It really was a place of refuge for women who did not belong–lesbians and girls either to ugly to attract suitors or whose parents could not find them a match of suitable social class. But this was all occuring in the context of a society that was pushing at its Malthusian limit. Their absence from breeding wasn’t a big problem for society. And these institutions were not working to discourage women from normal life.

    (The question of whether this–and the celebate priesthood even moreso–was a wise method is more complex. Priestly celebacy was quickly likely disgenic. One can argue that the Jews had a much better program. On the other hand as a middle-man minority they weren’t necessarily at the Malthusian limit. And there are issues with making rabbis desirable husband material as well. Best is when the most desirable breeding material are actually the most productive men.)

    This current situation seems quite different. First off, we aren’t anywhere near Malthusian limits and in fact aren’t even near replacement fertility. Secondly, these women are not “off in the convent” somewhere tending their gardens and fields, but enscounced in the middle of our universities (which exist to transmit knowledge and our civilization) … propagandizing more young women against their own culture and their own nature–encouraging them forego reproducing their civilization but become its anagonists.

    • Agree: Romanian
    • Replies: @jim jones
    , @Jack D
  49. @Tyrion 2

    Is someone actually paying her real money to toss this post-modernist word salad?

  50. @Almost Missouri

    I have to point out that the Shakers lived and worked in self-sufficient communities that contributed many innovations to larger society:

    Good point AM. The Shakers did some useful stuff.

    For the record, generally when i’m speaking about these outgroups–Shakers or Jews or whomever–i’m not trying to deny that various people in them do useful labor. (The gypsies are an exception, which is why they are not to be discussed.)

    Rather my point is their relationship to the larger host society–which they are dependent upon–and in this case how that works for or against the successful propagation of the larger host society/civilization.

    The Shakers did some interesting things, but as it was incapable of independent reproduction it was just logically either destined to whither and die or parasitic on the larger host society.

    But yeah, i didn’t mean to demean the good Shakers’ name with the odor of these poisonous greivance studies scum.

    • Replies: @Jack D
  51. @AnotherDad

    Marxist theory is nothing but obscurantist, nonsensical gobbledygook standing for the proposition that it’s okay for the Marxists (on behalf of the proletariat) to forcibly take stuff and tell people what to do because otherwise the bourgeoisie would have more power than the proletariat.

    Post-modern “critical theory” is mostly the same, except with “traditionally marginalized people” in place of the proletariat and white males in place of the bourgeoisie.

    There will always be a need to intellectually dress up the power game. So there will always be a demand for the pseudo-intellectual “theory” to justify it. And there will always be an academic school of nonsense to fill this demand. The real question is how any thinking person could actually find it persuasive.

  52. MEH 0910 says:

    • Replies: @Ozymandias
  53. Moshe says:
    @Holden Mcgroin

    Once they turned Christian? Not much.

  54. Jack D says:
    @Romanian

    There were plenty of women becoming nuns after they had married and bore children, especially after the children had flown the coop.

    Is that really true? Sources? It was my impression that by the time your children were fully grown in the Middle Ages you were nearing the end of the average lifespan. I think that older women were more often beguines – they lived in (or adjacent to, in a beguinage) convent settings but did not take vows. Basically the beguines were sort of the “cat lady” demographic – women who worked and never married.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beguinage

    I think that the behaviors we now see inside the Hajnal line (low fertility, many women never reproducing) have deep rooted cultural and maybe even genetic sources such that they didn’t just appear overnight in our generation. (For this purpose, I will count the US as a Hajnal type society because that’s where the majority of Americans (once) came from). There might have been temporary blips such as the unusual prosperity of post-war America from 1945 to 1973 which we boomers see as being the “normal” status of Western society but in fact that period was the aberration and thing now are going back to a more long term, resource constrained “normal” where people with low time preference decide that they have to wait (or entire give up) on having children.

    The fly in the ointment is that we have introduce large #’s of high time prefernce people from outside the Hajnal line into our society (the original black infusion was bad enough but now we have greatly compounded the problem with Latinos) and they will eventually demographically overwhelm the low time preference group. Corporate America LOVES high time preference people because they will buy that $5 latte NOW instead of hoarding their gold in mattresses like evil elves.

    • Agree: ic1000
  55. Moshe says:
    @Viral Architect

    Yeah, hatin on jooz is really dangerous. Tell your mama i said hi.

    • Replies: @Viral Architect
  56. Moshe says:
    @PhysicistDave

    yeah I agree. her style is awesome. and why I led like harvard to still have some cache, yale definitely has it coming. I hope she gets herself hired there

  57. “Gestation’s mutual hostility” would be a great show title for pointlessly violent robotics pioneers Survival Research Labs in San Francisco.

  58. Moshe says:
    @Autochthon

    great comment. we need more like those.

    suggestion: a captcha query that weeds out the dumb and the humorless.

  59. Moshe says:
    @Tyrion 2

    see, that’s the problem in these parts. Steve is really smart and often really creative and funny and interesting but often enough he throws in wah wah whining and joo dumbness the keeps garbage people around and weeds out worthwhile folk. as they used to say in the early days of the internet a hundred years ago, don’t feed the trolls.

    • Replies: @Jack D
    , @Mr. Anon
  60. Woody Allen’s career must really be in the dumps– Drudge has five blaring headlines about Jeff Bezos and Amazon, but this one isn’t included:

    Woody Allen sues Amazon for $68 million

    Classic headline from last year:

    Woody Allen: I should be the face of the Me Too movement

  61. @Viral Architect

    There is no such thing as “Islamophobia”. Who made this up?

    • Replies: @Viral Architect
  62. Jack D says:
    @AnotherDad

    See my response to Romanian. It’s my guess that the trends we are seeing now (the “cat lady” phenomenon) are really deeply rooted in Western society such that the Shakers were the “cat ladies” of their day (and the beguines of an earlier day) – there is a certain % of people who are just not interested in reproducing and that’s fine (as long as the % doesn’t get too high and the society doesn’t allow itself to be replaced demographically with a more fertile group). The population of 19th century America kept going up despite the (small) number of people who became Shakers. And the Shaker community , despite the lack of reproduction (BTW, were there “accidents” among the Shakers?) was even able to sustain itself (for a while, until social conditions changed) by new recruitment and adopting orphans, etc.

    Shakers were Americans through and through – they were not a genetically distinct group like gypsies or Jews and can’t be analyzed in that way.

  63. Moshe says:
    @AnotherDad

    ur a jew boo hoo too? c’mon pops ur one of the better ones here, get it together.

  64. Jack D says:
    @Pat Hannagan

    due to hatred from lifelong Jews

    As distinct from the temporary kind? What Jews does this leave out? Sammy Davis, Jr. and Liz Taylor?

  65. Jack D says:
    @Viral Architect

    No, I feel the need to consume media that mocks Jews …

    Here ya go… I hope you choke on it.

    https://www.stormfront.org/

    • Replies: @Moshe
    , @Viral Architect
  66. cyborasm says:
    @Anon7

    No see the beauty of Harraway’s “Cyborg Feminism” is that it doesn’t mean the cyborg stuff has to be fancy. A man wielding a hammer is as cyborgy as a a man who cuts his arm off to attach a hammer.

    It just means, there already is no “natural” human beings. Since we make tools, we’ve already always been cyborgs….
    which means….

    criticism of feminism or feminisms that relay on “natural” essence of womanhood or manhood are fascist and wrong because being a woman is dependent on technology already. Who cares about your upper body strength if i can use a robot power lifter.

    And yes, you can be a “woman” without a womb, because cyborg feminism defines a woman to include a turkey baster and surgery that allows a surrogate to have your baby for you.

    • Replies: @fish
  67. Moshe says:
    @Jack D

    lol.

    once a year or so i check that site out and those are the lowest of the low. lots of em have black nieces and nephews. it’s very southern in that respect. i’ve been to towns where folk will say the word ni**er without any compunction and half the babies in town are to white girls working in piggly wigglies so they can deposit money in their black baby-daddy’s prison canteen.

    here too, the commentariot rarely has any worthies sticking around for long but there’s always a new crop of dumb ass loser white tards and their certifiably insane old-maid sisters and horrifying mothers shown the welcome mat. steve should be a contender, instead he’s cultivated a following of losers who think they’re brave for anonymously saying that jews are outsiders and that [citation needed] they’re better than blacks

    • Replies: @Viral Architect
    , @David
  68. Jack D says:
    @AnotherDad

    And there are issues with making rabbis desirable husband material as well. Best is when the most desirable breeding material are actually the most productive men.)

    The modern ultra-Orthodox have this crazy situation (both here and in Israel) where the men don’t work at all and devote themselves full time to religious study. This is not at all normal – it’s an outgrowth of the modern welfare state. Traditionally “rabbi” was an avocation, not a full time occupation, any more than Benjamin Franklin was a full time scientist. Maimonides was a physician. Rashi is believed to have been a wine merchant. Etc.

    The other situation that you had was that sometime the women would run the business so that the men could spend more time studying. Since business savvy genes are not sex linked, having a momma who was good at business is just as good as having a dad who is, especially if dad is really good at abstract thinking and making arguments. Also, for a rich guy (especially one who was not scholarly himself) having your daughter(s) married off to promising scholars was prestigious so, so sonny’s maternal grandpa was someone very productive (while scholarship was passed down from father to son, so paternal grandpa was scholarly) – again not a bad combination. Whatever they had going on was clearly some kind of virtuous or eugenic cycle because nothing else could have driven up IQ in such a relatively short amount of time (in evolutionary terms).

  69. @MEH 0910

    That’s a dude. And the glasses were added digitally.

    • Replies: @Jack D
  70. Jack D says:
    @Moshe

    I don’t know that he has any way around this. As the threshold for PC violations has gotten lower and lower (I once drank a cup of BLACK coffee) Steve has become persona non-grata even with ostensible “conservative” outlets like National Review. Therefore, “anti-Semitic” outlets like unz and taki are literally his last refuge before he is completely de-platformed. We know that the Left practices “no enemies on the Left” so that vile socialists like Occasional Cortex can rub elbows with Pelosi, but there is a constant demand that the right throw anyone who is the least bit odious overboard instantly. In any open forum you are going to have a certain % of nutcases – the iSteve comment board is better than most and even some of the anti-Semites are at least intelligent anti-Semites who keep you on your game. It’s no fun fencing with people who are way below your level.

    • Replies: @Lot
    , @Jim Don Bob
  71. Jack D says:
    @Ozymandias

    And the background is fake and the outline of the hair is crudely pasted in. It’s meant to be a very obvious photoshop – that’s the point.

    • Replies: @El Dato
  72. Pirelli says:
    @Viral Architect

    “To learn who rules over you…” Do you know who came up with that line? It’s not actually Voltaire…

    • Replies: @Lurker
    , @ben tillman
    , @Mr. Anon
  73. J.Ross says: • Website
    @Tyrion 2

    So there’s an episode of Family Guy where Mort keeps undocumented Mexican rape toys in his basement and the US government drops the charges for no reason, and then pardons him on his other crimes anyway? Really? An episode where Mort does everything he can to bring violent Muslims to town and then blames everyone else when his house is bombed? I missed that one. The Mort I’m familiar with is a kind of limited-hang-out, a flawed but harmless and loveable guy, a controlled admission on the same scale Michael Medved talks about gays using. There are two good legit hits on Jews (and more that I consider illegitimate) that are landed through Mort, and neither of them is politically or criminally significant:
    1 – Mort is shown hysterically over-reacting to a Hitler scarecrow (pretty good, except that it would be more accurate to show deeply cynical manipulaton) and cries out, “Save Jon Stewart, he’s our most important Jew,” which sounds to me like intra-tribal beef over millennials worshipping a golfen calf. At the time that joke first aired Stewart himself was dismissing excessive praise.
    2 – Mort is shown as bitter and vindictive, over-punishing a meaningless public embarrassment by destroying a Renaissance Festival carny’s car.
    Example of illegitimate criticism: the humiliating toilet (“Remember to flush twice”) thing is not representative of any Jews I have ever known, met, or read about, and sounds like a holdover from earlier on the Medved scale, when The Jew was presented as neurotic and body-obsessed. Then again, rectifying the world with totalitarian rules is the most Jewish thing besides revenge.
    And there’s the inevitable over-correction, the episode where a random stranger considers it a mitzvah to re-educate Peter Griffin about how not controlling Jews are.

    • Replies: @Tyrion 2
  74. Anon[227] • Disclaimer says:

    • Replies: @njguy73
  75. @Change that Matters

    Basically, Lefties and postmodernists took over human geography. Physical geography (oxbow lakes) is still there, it’s just in the middle of a hostile truce with the other side.

    • Agree: YetAnotherAnon
  76. @Autochthon

    Would smash if single.

    What the hell is wrong with you guys??? You’re either looking at the wrong picture, or you are shockingly desperate. At best, she’s plain.

    • Agree: Kylie
    • Replies: @Redneck farmer
  77. What language is Sophie Lewis’s article written in? I recognize an occasional borrowed English word.

    • Agree: donut
  78. @Random Smartaleck

    Complete the sentence: Crazy chicks are hot, because they’re the best *****.

    • Replies: @Random Smartaleck
    , @Jack D
  79. BB753 says:

    My mind hurts. This lady should really shut up and raise 4 kids.

  80. @Anon

    It must be tiring for her to be so consistently incoherent.

  81. While we’re on the subject of madwomen, that 40-ish, childless, oddly Victorian faced Cambridge lecturer who disrobes as a Brexit comment was at it again today – fortunately in a radio studio, albeit one with live webcams.

    (Sophie’s not too bad but we can only see her face. Remember though that her mental dispositions may be passed to her (4?) offspring)

  82. Romanian says: • Website
    @Jack D

    The man part is true, since a third of the male population of Europe was in habit at one point. The dysgenic effect was theorized by, among others, Revilo P. Oliver, who had an axe to grind against Christianity.

    Unfortunately, I do not have sources for the women. I found some articles that mention the existence of procedures and incentives for joining a nunnery (like better access to heaven for a chaste widow), but none that outright says what proportion they were. http://strangehorizons.com/non-fiction/articles/nun-widow-wife-and-more-career-options-for-medieval-women/

    Others were behind a wall.

    I am inspired by Ellis Peters’s very well documented Cadfael series of books that are a very detailed primer on life in the Middle Ages (in England). The orders certainly preferred relatively young, pliable people, but they were also a refuge for others. Widows brought wealth and maturity, noblewomen moreso. So the mechanisms were there, but I have no evidence for numbers.

    Your comment is spot on.

  83. @Mr. Blank

    RRTI?

    I asked him already. He’s not telling.

  84. Lot says:
    @Jack D

    UFO Truther authors are coming to Unz.com too!

    http://www.unz.com/article/the-cia-then-and-now-old-wine-in-new-bottles/

    “And while the jury is still out on the question of UFOs”

    • Replies: @dfordoom
  85. Lot says:
    @Pat Hannagan

    Wenn ich Sonic Youth höre … entsichere ich meinen Browning.

  86. Lot says:
    @Mr. Blank

    It is a poorly coded message board site for cool edgy daily stormerers like Jack Hansen. The fact you don’t know this just shows you’re alt-lite, or worse a normie conservadad.

    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
  87. Lot says:
    @Paul Rise

    I think her idea is she wants to make a baby without being pregnant or giving birth.

    I’m not ready more of her woke gibberish to find out.

  88. Kylie says:
    @Redneck farmer

    “I want to make babies with Sophie, too.”

    I hope that in the excitement of looking at what you considered a f***able female, you’ve momentarily confused recreational sex with procreational sex.

    If you want to wallow in it, having gotten and used consent and contraceptives beforehand, great. Enjoy! Knock yourself out!

    If you actually want to help spread this creature’s genes around, gtfo. We don’t need any more of her kind or their facilitators/enablers in this already troubled world.

    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
    , @Autochthon
  89. fish says:
    @cyborasm

    …And yes, you can be a “woman” without a womb, because cyborg feminism defines a woman to include a turkey baster and surgery that allows a surrogate to have your baby for you.

    What do we need “you” for?

  90. Anonymous[261] • Disclaimer says:
    @The Alarmist

    Did she like go there? Did my eyes deceive me or like did she just use the totally racist phrase, ‘black box’? The arrogance of this woman thinking she can use her white privilege to cast around hateful phrases that do catastrophic harm to black bodies. I. AM. LITERALLY. SHAKING. RIGHT. NOW. OMG.

  91. Anonymous[261] • Disclaimer says:
    @PhysicistDave

    Queer communism? What’s that? Straight people have all the kids so everyone over 21 should get allocated 0.85 children to match the population? It can’t be that we’re hoarding all the Judy Garland records.

    In any case, I’m all for leftists to be gay. It’s a great long term strategy for the party and sure to be a hit with the blacks and Muslims.

  92. @Redneck farmer

    Complete the sentence: Crazy chicks are hot, because they’re the best *****.

    Complete this sentence: Don’t put your **** in crazy.

  93. @DuanDiRen

    DuanDiRen wrote to me:

    To get a paid, permanent job in grievance studies you need to attend workshops, constantly progress, and write, write, write. It may be garbage, but there are 50 postgrads fighting to publish it.

    Oh, it’s a talent, alright! To write thousands of words that appear to be grammatical English, and yet no phrase of more than six words actually makes any sense… well, the online postmodernist generators can do it, but for humans to do it is rather impressive.

    Personally, I want our Sophie to get a tenured position at Stanford or Harvard and require every undergrad to take her course.

    A sociological experiment — how will the STEM majors respond?

    This does explain why self-mutilation (“cutting”) and suicide are on the rise among youth.

  94. Lurker says:
    @Pirelli

    I know he’s usually incorrectly cited as the author.

    But it doesn’t matter. The phrase still resonates because it imparts a truth. Sidetracking over who actually wrote it does not invalidate it.

    • Agree: YetAnotherAnon
  95. anon[259] • Disclaimer says:
    @Tyrion 2

    Reminds me of a letter from a Roman patrician during the time of early Christianity. He was lamenting that he and his fellows were losing the Empire to the Christians, who he described as complete idiots.
    He was right, of course. The Christians were idiots and their dogmas and arguments were a giant leap backward for science. After a few centuries in power the Christian descendants went on to build a great civilization anyway and finally made space to allow science again.
    Today the Left Crazies are taking over with a new idiotic cult religion, this time worshipping black bodies and vaginas, or something. It is a great leap backward. Their program is a waste of time and doesn’t promise to ever morph into a worthwhile civilizational effort, but maybe in a few hundred years after they take power sane people can find a way to sneak rational thinking back into the program.

    • Replies: @backup
  96. MBlanc46 says:

    Dang, she’s* good. It’s complete hooey. It’s difficult to figure out what any sentence might mean. But every word is le mot juste.

    I’m sure that’s an offensive pronoun, but I’m too lazy to learn the new, approved set.

  97. MBlanc46 says:
    @PhysicistDave

    All she has to do is mention her Amerind great-great grandmother.

  98. @Lot

    …or worse, a normie conservadad.

    In other words, he has something to conserve.

  99. @Kylie

    Note that you are replying to a “redneck farmer”, with all that implies.

    • Replies: @Redneck farmer
  100. Here’s something interesting. The Times mentions that Lewis’s coming book is called “Full Surrogacy Now”. (The title is evidently a play on the leftist meme “full communism now”.) But the Times omitted to mention the subtitle, “feminism against family”.

    So, just as “full communism” proposes to deal with the problem that some people starve while others have plenty, by abolishing private property entirely, in favor of a vague collective that will decide everything for everybody, Lewis perhaps proposes to deal with the problems that some families have, by abolishing families entirely, in favor of “taking collective responsibility for children, rather than only caring for the ones we share DNA with” – that’s a quote from the book blurb.

    Of course society already does this in a variety of ways – the welfare system, the family courts, public education. But Lewis is an enthusiast for sex change and surrogate pregnancy. Is she really going to propose some specific Brave New World biotech collectivism? I find that hard to believe, the totalitarian potential of such an arrangement is too obvious for her to be naively utopian about it.

    So I suspect that her book will contain the usual denunciations of heteronormativity and the nuclear family, a few case studies of transgender communes and unionized surrogate mothers whose purpose is to prove that other ways of life are possible, and then conclude with vague rhetoric about how everything can therefore be different and better and, most importantly, not capitalist.

    • Replies: @YetAnotherAnon
  101. Svigor says:
    @Tyrion 2

    Goddamn that was weak. Thx.

  102. Svigor says:
    @Whitey Whiteman III

    Jewish “conservatives” in race-realist venues are all on a mission to prove how un-ethnocentric Jews are by…ethnocentrically circling the wagons and defending Jews.

    If they really wanted to show that Jews are just like Whites, all they’d have to do is say nothing when their group is criticized.

    But they can’t, because radically different behavioral genetic profile.

  103. Svigor says:
    @Tyrion 2

    Yes, I’m looking for something that treats Jews the way Whites were treated in Deliverance.

    Also looking for a whole bunch of movies that treat Israelis the way Russians have been treated in (((cinema))) over the last 20 years. You know – as villains. I can probably give you 50 examples on short notice, if you need ’em.

    TIA

    • Agree: sayless
  104. @Pirelli

    I don’t know, nor do I care. It’s correct, and you know it.

  105. J.Ross says: • Website
    @Svigor

    Or any of the recent movies that just vomit naked hate on all whites, which hide propagandistic simplicity behind shock, humor, and fake “cinema verite.” Consider a reshoot of Observe and Report which is changed only in making clear that Donny is Jewish and is the way he is as a function of his Jewishness, or the Purge series modified with Jews in the current place of whites (unfilmable, and I wouldn’t want it if I could have it), or a Tarentino film in which a Palestinian describes raping, torturing, and murdering a houseful of Israeli civilians before pilpulling in the middle of the closing credits that “it was all a daydream.”

  106. Mr. Anon says:
    @Svigor

    Once, while channel surfing, I caught a little bit of the movie Fury, starring Brad Pitt. It was a self-conscious attempt to make a movie that was brutal and grotesque. I’m not opposed to that. War is brutal and grotesque; it is organized murder. I prefer war movies that do not shy away from the realities of war, such as Saving Private Ryan, Full Metal Jacket, Black Hawk Down, etc. However one thing that caught my eye about this film was one of the characters: a vile, dirty, utterly foul hillbilly, played by…………………a Jewish guy named Jon Bernthal. No knock on Bernthal; he’s a good actor and hey, he’s an actor, it’s a gig, he took it – I don’t blame him. But the implied insult in the role was quite striking. No goy would ever be allowed to play a Jew in a corresponding way – as a vile, dirty, entirely loathesome caricature of that ethnic group.

  107. Mr. Anon says:
    @Pirelli

    “To learn who rules over you…” Do you know who came up with that line? It’s not actually Voltaire…

    Yeah – we know – the guy who actually coined the term was some kind of vaguely neo-nazi and not so vaguely a child molester. Never-the-less, that aphorism still seems to contain a lot of truth. Is what he said wrong? If so, tell us how. Lots of true phrases were coined by people who were not very good people.

    • Agree: YetAnotherAnon
    • Replies: @Pirelli
  108. Mr. Anon says:
    @Svigor

    I’m still waiting for a Hollywood movie about the attack on the USS Liberty. There have been movies made about lesser subjects, and yet – somehow – that one never gets made.

    • Replies: @Anon
  109. @YetAnotherAnon

    oddly Victorian faced Cambridge lecturer

    She’s a nudist. Nudism came from Germany, and it was even more Victorian than the Victorians– they were vegetarians and exercise-on-the-beach types. Check out the play Barely Proper sometime. A nervous British boy is engaged to a German FKK girl.

    Still and all, if I had to listen to one of these two, it would be Jacob Rees-Mogg. If I had to look at one of them, naked, it would be Dr Bateman.

    • Replies: @Jack D
  110. Mr. Anon says:
    @YetAnotherAnon

    In the past, a woman might simply be an exhibitionist, and undress herself in front of an open window because she dug that. Now she has to wrap her exhibitionism in some kind of phony political cause.

    • Replies: @AnotherDad
  111. Tyrion 2 says:
    @Cloudbuster

    What do you mean by serious social and political criticism of Jews?

    Also, are you continuing the thread I was replying to or starting a new one? I.e do you not agree that my reply to the originator was more than satisfactory?

    • Replies: @Cloudbuster
  112. Tyrion 2 says:
    @Mr. Anon

    There’s no doubt that Jews as Jews are less harshly treated than, say, traditional Southern white people in the media. Everyone is less harshly treated than them. But that has nothing to do with the post I was replying to. Geez!

    • Replies: @Mr. Anon
  113. @Viral Architect

    Titania can be very funny but Quillette and the Spectator support her, which means that there is one group and its victimhood she won’t be mocking.

    Chill, fam

  114. backup says:
    @anon

    Do you have a source for that letter?

  115. @Kylie

    Do not confuse the spreading of genes with the spreading (and spearing) of gynes.

    grudge fuck
    Hot, but mean-spirited, almost violent sex used to punish someone; sometimes it’s used to make the other wake up with scars, bruises, and the inability to walk straight.

    “She’s hot but annoying; I want to grudge fuck her into traction.”

    Sophie Lewis is a horrible, harmful harridan; the correct way to deal with such creatures is to fuck ’em and feed ’em beans. The fathers of our fathers knew this of old, yay, unto understanding uterine utilitarian Utopias until unusual underwire underwear underwent unlikely, useless uses.

    Kamala / Kotex 2020!

  116. @Anonymous

    Antisemites are aspies, demonstration # 1,465,862.

    Hey, another example of the Jewish projection that Steve Sailer writes about! And funnily enough, you haven’t actually addressed the point being made: that the Jewish Community are assisting the Muslim Community in attacking YT for bigotry and prejudice.

  117. @Moshe

    Hilarious! But funnily enough, you haven’t actually addressed the point being made: that the Jewish Community are assisting the Muslim Community in attacking YT for bigotry and prejudice. Maybe you could put your giant brain to work and do that?

  118. @Reg Cæsar

    The quoted newspaper article gives you a clue about one big gr0up that helped make “Islamophobia” up:

    A CST spokesman said: “Over the years CST has helped many different organisations as part of our commitment to work for the benefit of everybody, inside and outside the Jewish community. We already support Tell Mama’s efforts to tackle anti-Muslim hate crime and we are happy that Richard’s expertise will be put to such good use.” — Former CST boss will help Muslim group battle Islamophobia”, The Jewish Chronicle, 10 April 2014)

    https://www.thejc.com/news/uk-news/former-cst-boss-will-help-muslim-group-battle-islamophobia-1.53851

    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
  119. @Jack D

    Oy veh! The mighty Stormfront, whose “memes” appear everywhere in the media: CNN, BBC, Fox News — the list is endless.

    No, dear: you’ll have to do better than that. But you can’t, so my point is proven.

  120. @Moshe

    Moshe — please continue to post lots of your semi-literate self-pity and dishonesty. Your inability to deploy hyphens is particularly welcome. And do you use “it’s” as a genitive? If not, I beg you to take it up. It would be the lox in the bagel.

    who think they’re brave for anonymously saying that jews are outsiders

    No, dear: prudence is not bravery. Vindictive Tribalists of your stripe enjoy punishing people for their opinions. See here, as a dishonest and ignorant Jewish journalist gloats over her role in the defenestration of a great white scientists called James Watson:

    Amy Harmon Is Proud of Herself

    http://www.unz.com/isteve/amy-harmon-is-proud-of-herself/

  121. @Mitchell Porter

    Lewis perhaps proposes to deal with the problems that some families have, by abolishing families entirely, in favor of “taking collective responsibility for children, rather than only caring for the ones we share DNA with

    Been done. Kibbutzim. Didn’t work.

    She should also ponder the fate of her intellectual forebear Shulamith Firestone. Andrea Dworkin described her as “poor and crazy. She rents a room in a house and fills it with junk, then gets kicked out and moves into another room and fills that with junk“, and when Andrea Dworkin thinks you’re crazy you have major problems.

    (Reg Caesar – unlike Ms Bateman, JRM has six children. “The future belongs to those who show up for it”)

  122. njguy73 says:
    @Anon

    I once stated on this site that Titania McGrath needs to win the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

    But if that tweet is real, then someday Jon Stewart and Chris Rock will be awarded the Titania McGrath Prize for America Humor.

  123. Jack D says:
    @Svigor

    Why don’t you make your own movie? Perhaps a remake of the Jud Süß or Der ewige Jude, but in English and with Hollywood stars ? These were big box office in their day – I’m sure they’d do well today among you and all your friends. Or perhaps as Mr. Anon suggest, a movie about the attack on the USS Liberty – Mel Gibson could play the captain of the ship. Kevin Spacey could be Yitzhak Rabin – I’ll bet he’d work for cheap nowadays. What’s stopping you? I’ll bet the Iranians would be interested in providing financing.

    In the meantime, this should help fill in the gaps in your anti-Semitic entertainment needs:

    • Replies: @Mr. Anon
    , @Moshe
    , @Tyrion 2
  124. Jack D says:
    @Redneck farmer

    Ouija board says: FALSE ACCUSERS

    • Replies: @Redneck farmer
  125. Jack D says:
    @Reg Cæsar

    Bing image search (with safe search off) is better than Google nowadays if you want to get the full picture of someone – know what I mean, know what I mean? Dr. Bateman starts off OK although she could do with a touch of makeup and without the Victorian hairdo, but the lower you go the worse things get – by the time you get to her cottage cheese thighs it’s gag inducing. I would pay NOT to have to look at her naked.

    • LOL: Johann Ricke
  126. @Jack D

    “… and thing now are going back to a more long term, resource constrained “normal” where people with low time preference decide that they have to wait (or entire give up) on having children.”

    Resource constraints? Please tell us what “resources” are in short supply.

    • Replies: @Jack D
  127. Mr. Anon says:
    @Tyrion 2

    I was replying to your post, not his. Anyway, it is not at all irrelevant to what that first poster was saying.

    • Troll: Tyrion 2
  128. @Jack D

    Oh. I think you do have a valid point.

  129. “FKK girl”

    FKK = FreiKorperKultur? Weren’t Freikorpers Sonne worshshippers ?

    If so, that’s not standard Victorianism.

  130. Mr. Anon says:
    @Jack D

    Why don’t you make your own movie?

    Sure, the old “just build your own internet” dodge. It’s never been a serious criticism. It isn’t now when you employ it.

    Perhaps a remake of the Jud Süß or Der ewige Jude, but in English and with Hollywood stars ? These were big box office in their day – I’m sure they’d do well today among you and all your friends.

    Of course – in your eyes – the only possible way to treat the topic would be a Nazi caricature. I rather get the idea that you and some of your kind would prefer that. The contemporary world is insufficiently nazi for your liking, so you’d like to gin up some of the old time magic. So you’d have a real target to pin the “anti-semite” target on, rather than pinning it on a bunch of guys who point out disproportionate representation in certain areas or ask why it is we give one of the richest countries in the World billions of dollars every year.

    Maybe though somebody could make a movie about Al Goldstein. It could be an actual true account of a real person, and might meet some of your criteria for the kind of movies that you would like us to like.

    Or perhaps as Mr. Anon suggest, a movie about the attack on the USS Liberty – Mel Gibson could play the captain of the ship. Kevin Spacey could be Yitzhak Rabin – I’ll bet he’d work for cheap nowadays.

    No, what’s at issue is why didn’t / doesn’t Hollywood make a movie about it. Why don’t they? Why is that exactly?

    As to your casting choices – again, ridiculous caricatures – that reflect a lot more about you than it does about any of us.

    • Replies: @Art Deco
    , @Anonymous
    , @Tyrion 2
  131. David says:
    @Moshe

    It seems disrespectful to ignore capitalization and punctuation. You’re making “these parts” more like the streets of San Francisco that they need to be.

  132. Pirelli says:
    @Mr. Anon

    “Lots of true phrases were coined by people who were not very good people.” No disagreement there.

    In this particular case, though, you have a quote that’s very frequently attributed to one of the greatest Enlightenment thinkers but was actually coined by a neo nazi pedophile during the 1990s. That’s just so freakin embarrassing that it makes me think the quote ought to be retired, even if you agree with it. It’s simply too tarnished by its association with the original author and by its long history of misattribution. Using that quote during an argument can easily become an own-goal, especially if you attribute it to Voltaire (I know the commenter above didn’t). So purely as a matter of rhetorical strategy, I think the quote is just a bad idea.

    As to the substance… It’s always struck me as a tad sophomoric. Reminds me a bit of Thrasymachus (“Justice is merely the advantage of the stronger”) in that it has an immediate, intuitive appeal, but upon closer inspection reveals itself as too simplistic. Sure, sometimes the fact that you aren’t “allowed” (what do we mean here by the way? Social pressure and risk of ostracization?) to criticize someone is a sign they have power over you. Other times it might just as well be the opposite. You’re not “allowed” to criticize mentally handicapped people (in the sense that you would be quickly ostracized if you made a habit of doing so). Does that mean the mentally handicapped have power over— … Never mind. Point is, there are plenty of reasons that you might not be “allowed” to criticize someone apart from the fact that they “rule over you.” And it’s not like you’re never allowed to criticize those in power, either. I know people around here scoff at the notion of “punching up,” and they’re certainly right that the standard is unevenly applied at times. I do think it’s still the prevailing social norm though (but that’s too big an argument to get into now).

  133. J1234 says:
    @The Alarmist

    If Taylor Swift’s looks are “oppressively white,” then what on earth do you call those two chicks?

  134. Jack D says:
    @David Davenport

    Jobs that pay well enough for a non-college guy to buy a small suburban house, a car and support a wife and two kids while the wife stays home to take care of them. Try doing that in Palo Alto where the average home price is $3,000,000 which gets you a 2,000 s.f. tract house that sold to returning GIs for $20,000.

    • Replies: @David Davenport
  135. Art Deco says:
    @Mr. Anon

    No, what’s at issue is why didn’t / doesn’t Hollywood make a movie about it. Why don’t they? Why is that exactly?

    Because it was a minor sideshow at the time and clearly an accident, one for which the government of Israel apologized and paid compensation. It’s an obsession with certain people because they loathe Jews, not because there’s anything inherently interesting about it to anyone not a Navy hobbyist.

    • Replies: @Mr. Anon
  136. Moshe says:
    @Jack D

    Jack, I’ve got something really funny to tell you about that video but not in front of these bozos but you can email Steve for my number. P.S. I really like Steve, he just seems to have subconscious masochistic tendencies when it comes to the sort of commentariot he cultivates. BTW, it seems that ur replying to sviggy (whom i have blocked), in case u didn’t figure it out on ur own this titan’s nom de guerre is almost certainly for Sviyatoslav Igorevich (sp?) of Kiev who pretty kuch ended the Khazarian Empire. Ur arguing with a loser so bloated with loserism that his chosen cartoon comic book identity is as the slayer of the khazars (13th tribe n’ all khazars). Interesting aside for your own interest, last I checked, the first time the word Kiev is used by a literate person it was by a member of one of the 12 or 13 tribes and in Hebrew. For real. Come to think of it, the Jewish Homeland IS indeed most of the world, Jews were even all over the Iberian Peninsula before the arrival of Christianity there. Time for a reconquista my friend. I’ll summon the elders of zion and you get a stenographer who won’t leak the goddamn minutes this time.

  137. Mr. Anon says:
    @Art Deco

    Because it was a minor sideshow at the time and clearly an accident, one for which the government of Israel apologized and paid compensation. It’s an obsession with certain people because they loathe Jews, not because there’s anything inherently interesting about it to anyone not a Navy hobbyist.

    Leave it to Art Deco – Conan the Librarian – to start shrieking like a hungy cockatoo.

    It was not “clearly an accident”. To many people, including the Secretary of State, the CNO, the DCI, at least one director of the NSA, and almost the entire crew of the Liberty, it was clearly a deliberate attack.

    As to it being a “minor sideshow” – were these events not also “minor sideshows”:

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Pueblo_(AGER-2)

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_the_United_States_Coast_Guard#The_Kudirka_incident

    They both had movies made about them.

    For that matter, in the grand scheme of things – the hijacking of Air France Flight 139 was a minor sideshow, and yet there were two movies made about it within a couple years of the actual incident.

    Your claim that only anti-semites are interested in this is the usual decietful canard used by people who want to bury the incident. But then, rote recitations of the conventional wisdom are to be expected from a dull-minded clown like you.

  138. Asagirian says:

    Whoever thought official reality would out-onion the Onion?

  139. Art Deco says:
    @Jack D

    1. The total fertility rate for Latin America is currently 2.06 children per women per lifetime. It’s only marginally higher in Mexico. Chicanos who migrate to the United States manifest higher fertility once here. There is no grand reason to fancy that’ll last more than one generation.

    2. During the period running from 1954 to 1961, women typically accounted for about 32% of the working population. The share of the female population over the age of 16 who had paid employment during those years bounced around 35%. This was at a time when most women were married by their 21st birthday and marital attrition rates were sufficiently low that the probability of any given marriage ending in divorce didn’t break 20%, so you only had a modest pool of divorcees.

    3. During that span of years, about 60% of the population lived in owner-occupied housing. My aunt, whose husband was a skilled worker employed by a public utility, had very precise memories of the rental housing options available to them in 1948, when $10 a month meant a significant difference in amenities. It took them 11 years to save the necessary funds for a down payment on a house.

    4. What was unusual about the period running from 1946 to 1957 is that you had increasing fertility rates at a time when you also had people departing agriculture. You had declining total fertility rates from 1957 to 1976, after which they returned to replacement level between 1976 and 1990.

  140. @Mr. Anon

    In the past, a woman might simply be an exhibitionist, and undress herself in front of an open window because she dug that. Now she has to wrap her exhibitionism in some kind of phony political cause.

    Well said Mr. Anon.

    The other thing that i think is in the mix here is that since she has failed to use her sexuality for its actually purpose–which provides many women with not just a mission, but some sort of psycho-sexual “reassurance”–Bateman now is thrusting her sexually out into the public to prove to herself she’s female.

    Sorry Doc, as a female you’re just a big failure, and this stunt is just proving it.

    ~~

    That said, Doc Bateman’s chidless female exhibitionism is orders and orders of magnitude less destructive than Frau Merkel’s.

  141. Art Deco says:
    @Mr. Anon

    It was not “clearly an accident”. To many people, including the Secretary of State, the CNO, the DCI, at least one director of the NSA, and almost the entire crew of the Liberty, it was clearly a deliberate attack.

    No, it was clearly an accident. Donald Neff and others busied themselves constructing fanciful scenarios wherein Israel was covering up ‘massacres’ from Naval intelligence. They were engaged in such wheel-spinning because the Israeli military had no motive whatsoever to be attacking American Naval vessels. For people who ascribe motiveless malignity to Jews, it makes perfect sense. Neff was a political partisan, not an idiot.

    • Replies: @J.Ross
    , @Mr. Anon
  142. Asagirian says:
    @YetAnotherAnon

    While we’re on the subject of madwomen, that 40-ish, childless, oddly Victorian faced Cambridge lecturer who disrobes as a Brexit comment was at it again today – fortunately in a radio studio, albeit one with live webcams.

    Sure contender for winning Wokemon Go.

  143. Art Deco says:
    @Mr. Anon

    For that matter, in the grand scheme of things – the hijacking of Air France Flight 139 was a minor sideshow, and yet there were two movies made about it within a couple years of the actual incident.

    It wasn’t a sideshow, it was a main event. It’s just an event of much less significance than the Six Day War and it wasn’t overshadowed in real time by a much larger event. It was also an unusual resolution to an airline hijacking.

    Strange as it may seem to you, it’s a less challenging task to make an engaging drama out of a hostage rescue than it is about a military SNAFU.

    • Replies: @Mr. Anon
  144. J.Ross says: • Website
    @Art Deco

    Assuming all this is true, if I repeatedly over hours shot up an Israeli vessel flying Israeli colors in daylight, would World Jewry be okay with me getting exactly the same punishment as the Israeli officer blamed in the official story?

  145. @Tyrion 2

    Your answer was less than satisfactory.

  146. @Mr. Anon

    Israel’s attack on the USS Liberty was almost certainly a mistake. Israel had nothing to gain and friendly relations to lose.

    There’s this fantasy that the Israeli military is a bastion of incredible competence, which has been generated because they keep beating up on Arabs–not exactly the world’s most fearsome or competent modern militaries. If you read through these USS Liberty attack accounts what you get is the usual for such things: Lots of half-assery. Lots of bad information and lots of miscommunication. Some Israelis were on the ball and figured things out–like one of the pilots of the 2nd wave, who broke off the air attack. Others reported activity that did not happen or couldn’t do their jobs correctly–like two torpedo boat officers both independently unable to do speed calculations of the Liberty correctly leading them to believe it was a combat vessel–or were reckless cowboys.

    Militaries–even basically competent ones–screw up all the time. “Friendly fire”. Accidents. The USSR and the US in the 80s within a few years of each other shot down civilian airliners. The Soviets thought they were shooting down a US recon plane. The US thought they were shooting down a Iranian jet fighter attempting to attack US warships. People get bad information. Systems fail. Shit happens. Military screwups are just way more dramatic and deadly, than someone’s development project running behind schedule and over budget or someone’s marketing campaign being a debacle.

    Reasonable verdict: a cluster.​

    ~~

    If you are looking for nefarious Jewish activity, you don’t need to look for triple-bank-shot bizarro conspiracies. The nefarious activity–pushing minoritarianism–is in plain sight and flows trivially from a game theory 101 level analysis.​

    The Jews are a tribal non-integrating middle-man minority group. Ergo they like anywhere and everywhere to be open and penetrable by Jews. The more balkanized a nation the more penetrable, the easier to assert Jewish interests. Strong coherent, self-confident majorities are an anathema.​

    The United States let the Jews enter and–smart and verbally skilled–they pushed forward in media, business, academics and politics. In the 1960s the US WASP ruling class lost its will and basically abdicated and the Jews completed their long march through the US institutions. Minoritarianism is now the reigning ideology. And has been pushed out to the broader West through US political, business, academic and especially media (Hollyweird) dominance.​

    There is a specific (Ashkenazi) Jewish hostility to white gentiles, especially flyover country and ​explicit Christian, who emotionally stand in for the Euro peasantry. (See Hollyweird). A degree of majority, “outsider”, us-them hostility is required of any minority group that is trying to maintain itself endogamously inside a majority culture. (Jews, Gypsies, Amish, etc. ) The Jews have turned it into religious doctrine and amped it up. If they did not have such hostility, they would have all eventually defected and integrated with the mainstream Christian population. (The Jews with insufficient tribal hostility are my ancestors. The ones who had it are ancestors of the Jews. Selection.)

    But that hostility acknowledged, if Japan were stupid enough to let in the Jews, you’d see the same minoritarian crap there–“yellow privilege”, “racism”, mocking Japanese “rice culture”, mocking Shintoism, whining about Shinto holidays, pushing miscegenation, homosexuality, tranny b.s. and as they settle in stories of how horribly “closed” and “bigoted” the Japanese were to their ancestors, how Uncle Sammy couldn’t join the Koganei Country Club, deification of their bobbe and her brave journey to and through the Narita Immigration Center and of course always, everywhere and forever … “more immigration!” It’s serves their interests.

    The lesson here isn’t complicated:
    — Don’t let middle man minorities into your nation.
    — Especially don’t let tribal\non-integrating middle man minorities into your nation.
    — Especially, especially don’t let smart, tribal\non-integrating middle-man minorities into your nation.
    — Especially, especially, especially don’t let hostile, smart, tribal\non-integrating middle-man minorities into your nation.

    If you do, you just should expect minoritarianism to be rammed up your ass.

    But again, no need for the triple bank shot stuff. The real “Jewish problem” isn’t some Elders of Zion conspiracy. It’s just basic game-theory self-interest of a middle man minority group–pushing minoritarianism. What’s in their interest simply isn’t your interest.

  147. anon[367] • Disclaimer says:
    @Bitfu

    Forget it Bitfu, it’s Crazytown.

  148. Anon[111] • Disclaimer says:
    @Mr. Anon

    Did they ever make one of the marine barracks bombing in Beirut that killed 10x more Americans ?

    • Replies: @J.Ross
    , @Mr. Anon
  149. Lurker says:
    @AnotherDad

    Israel’s attack on the USS Liberty was almost certainly a mistake. Israel had nothing to gain and friendly relations to lose.

    This was not a fast moving aircraft. It was in daylight. It was a slow moving ship allegedly identified as a civilian Egyptian horse transport. A target of questionable military value in the first place. And one which barely resembled the Liberty. There was ample opportunity for the IDF to correctly identify the unarmed, militarily useless target they claimed needed to be destroyed.

    It is alleged that at least one Israeli pilot realised it was a US ship and made this clear to his superiors.

    If, however, they had destroyed the ship with all hands then blame could have been successfully attached to Egypt with all the resulting benefits to Israel.

    Of course the latter is unlikely since there are no such thing as false flags (or hate hoaxes as they’re known in a domestic context).

  150. Anonymous[427] • Disclaimer says:
    @AnotherDad

    Israel’s attack on the USS Liberty was almost certainly a mistake. Israel had nothing to gain and friendly relations to lose.

    There’s this fantasy that the Israeli military is a bastion of incredible competence, which has been generated because they keep beating up on Arabs–not exactly the world’s most fearsome or competent modern militaries. If you read through these USS Liberty attack accounts what you get is the usual for such things: Lots of half-assery. Lots of bad information and lots of miscommunication. Some Israelis were on the ball and figured things out–like one of the pilots of the 2nd wave, who broke off the air attack. Others reported activity that did not happen or couldn’t do their jobs correctly–like two torpedo boat officers both independently unable to do speed calculations of the Liberty correctly leading them to believe it was a combat vessel–or were reckless cowboys.

    Even if you accept that, which I don’t, the real shame was the way the US handled it. Israel should have faced public and serious consequences, and the crew should not have been handled as if they were an embarrassment for having survived.

  151. J.Ross says: • Website
    @Anon

    Had they done so, they coud have mentioned the Israelis deliberately driving tanks through a Marine encampment, and only stopping when a Marine climbed a tank and pointed a gun at its commander’s head. (Dan Gabriel, US Army, Military Incompetence)
    –but what reason could they possibly have
    Yeah Gabriel must just be making it up, that’s why he has taught in Israel. The fact is that the Izzies behave strangely enough, often enough, that guessing motive isn’t a rewarding pursuit. The key, and the problem, is that they know they will never face consequences, and often even criticism. A person who knows he will never pay expands his range of activities.
    –but teenagers in organic hemp backpacks will be angry at them
    Yeah.

  152. Mr. Anon says:
    @Art Deco

    No, it was clearly an accident.

    No, that is your own tendentious interperetation of highly contested events. Plenty of people seemed to think otherwise, including the heads of intelligence agencies, who presumably know more about it than you do, you smug, assinine ninny.

  153. Mr. Anon says:
    @Art Deco

    It wasn’t a sideshow, it was a main event. It’s just an event of much less significance than the Six Day War and it wasn’t overshadowed in real time by a much larger event. It was also an unusual resolution to an airline hijacking.

    It wasn’t a main event for America – we had nothing to do with it. And yet two movies about it were made in this country inside of about two years.

    Strange as it may seem to you, it’s a less challenging task to make an engaging drama out of a hostage rescue than it is about a military SNAFU.

    Right, that’s why nobody ever made a movie about the Battle of Mogadishu, Operation Market-Garden, or Gallipoli. It’s also why Stanley Kubrick passed on making Paths of Glory and Full Metal Jacket

    Do you even read what you write, or have you just grown oblivious to the fact that you are a complete blithering nincompoop?

  154. Mr. Anon says:
    @Anon

    Did they ever make one of the marine barracks bombing in Beirut that killed 10x more Americans?

    Not to my knowledge. Of course a movie on that topic might have led some people to ask why we are so invested in the middle east in the first place.

  155. Mr. Anon says:
    @AnotherDad

    Israel’s attack on the USS Liberty was almost certainly a mistake.

    I don’t know that. I certainly can’t ascribe certainty to such a conclusion. It may have been a mistake; it may not have been. If the US had itself done a proper investigation (it didn’t), whether it was deliberate or not maybe could have been ascertained. But Johnson was determined to sweep it under the rug.

    However, even if it was an accident, wouldn’t that still be worth at least a movie? I think a lot of people understand why that movie was never made. And it has nothing to do with any kind of bulls**t squid-ink of the kind that that supercillious a**hat Art Deco is peddling.

  156. Anonymous[427] • Disclaimer says:
    @Mr. Anon

    Maybe though somebody could make a movie about Al Goldstein. It could be an actual true account of a real person, and might meet some of your criteria for the kind of movies that you would like us to like.

    Al Goldstein, what a piece of work he was. I think everyone should be knowledgeable about Al Goldstein.

    One of the few video’s fit to display here as it is a rare interview of a non-porn star;

    I had a video tape he did of Chuck Berry’s disgusting activities along with the Go-Go’s egging on an English roadie and the Rob Lowe video. His commentary was disgusting but also insanely funny at the same time.

  157. @Jack D

    Jobs that pay well enough for a non-college guy to buy a small suburban house, a car and support a wife and two kids while the wife stays home to take care of them. Try doing that in Palo Alto where the average home price is $3,000,000 which gets you a 2,000 s.f. tract house that sold to returning GIs for $20,000.

    OK the, the resource scarcity you’re talking about is not enough money to keep up with the higher and higher cost of middle class living…. Higher and higher real estate prices and higher property taxes to pay for schools crowded with non-English speaking “new Americans.” Nothing about scarce natural resources.

    The cure: drive the foreigners out of the USA. Americans need more life-space.

  158. dfordoom says: • Website
    @Lot

    “And while the jury is still out on the question of UFOs”

    If you were into conspiracy theories you could construct a nice one on the assumption that Unz Review is a CIA plot to make the Right look really silly.

    Didn’t Ron actually come up with such a theory? That the CIA promotes really dumb conspiracy theories so that nobody will notice the few conspiracy theories that really are true?

    What’s bizarre is that all the crazy things that the Left believed back in the late 60s (the CIA as an organisation of pure evil, the police as corrupt thugs, the military-industrial complex as a corrupting force in politics, the recklessness and stupidity of American foreign policy) turned out to be absolutely true.

  159. Tyrion 2 says:
    @Mr. Anon

    Here’s an article giving the material for an entire Game of Thrones style series.

    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._friendly-fire_incidents_since_1945_with_British_victims

    Why aren’t all of these talked about all of the time? Why no movies? Why no rap music tracks? Or, even why no internet idiot Jew obsessive articles? What are you hiding “Mr Anon”? You clearly hate British troops.

    • Replies: @Mr. Anon
  160. Tyrion 2 says:
    @Jack D

    They could go down the CGI route. There are already a number of CGI feature length films that have been made by just one person, and to a good standard.

    https://www.engadget.com/2018/03/30/away-is-a-full-length-cg-movie-made-by-one-person/?guccounter=1

    Or here’s another, though this time the lone creator taught himself as he went along:

    https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLSWAxTw0FAGxkkqmuroxMwN5LviaBosJ5

  161. Mr. Anon says:
    @Tyrion 2

    Here’s an article giving the material for an entire Game of Thrones style series.

    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_U.S._friendly-fire_incidents_since_1945_with_British_victims

    Why aren’t all of these talked about all of the time? Why no movies?

    This is from the very website you linked to:

    This is a list of friendly fire incidents by the U.S. Military on allied British personnel and civilians. The topic has become prevalent in British culture due to some recent incidents,and is often satirically portrayed in the media.[citation needed]

    Still waiting for even a satirical mention of the USS Liberty in American media.

    Maybe you should read the links you post before posting them, you f**king idiot.

    • Replies: @Tyrion 2
  162. Mr. Anon says:
    @Moshe

    Sure, any criticism of your tribe is just “anti-semitism”. Whereas you can criticize us all you want and that’s just sociology. And yet some people wonder why they are despised. Clearly, self-awareness is not your strong suit. Maybe you should take a break from healing the World, and just get a f**king clue instead.

    • Replies: @Moshe
  163. Tyrion 2 says:
    @Mr. Anon

    [citation needed]

    Lol.

    • Replies: @Mr. Anon
  164. Mr. Anon says:
    @Tyrion 2

    [citation needed]

    Lol.

    You were the one who cited that page, numnut.

    • Replies: @Tyrion 2
  165. Tyrion 2 says:
    @Mr. Anon

    The only point you picked off the page was the only uncited one. The rest, my points, were all basic facts. This, in one interaction, is the perfect distillation of all interactions with your type.

    • Replies: @Mr. Anon
  166. Tyrion 2 says:
    @J.Ross

    So Jews rule over you because there’s no episode where:

    Mort does everything he can to bring violent Muslims to town and then blames everyone else when his house is bombed?

    Which claim is stranger? The one you make above or that Adidas were engaged in an anti-black conspiracy by bringing out all white trainers with cotton tops during black history month?

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  167. Anonymous[378] • Disclaimer says:

  168. Anon[111] • Disclaimer says:
    @Tyrion 2

    To go further, lets get an idea how much the media mentions the fact that homosexuality is illegal and punishable by the death penalty in more than a dozen Muslim countries and territories, including Iran and Gaza. It escapes mention rather unanimously.

    Lets ask , if it was instead Isreal criminalizing homosexuality and executing gays ,would the media still hide it or would it be headline news 24/7 until they put an end to it ?

    Converting to Christianity in over a dozen Muslim countries is also a crime punishable by death , but the media hides it. What if it was Israel instead.

    But we don’t need hypotheticals do we. We have verifiable facts . Which gets the most attention ?
    China occupying Xinyang and putting 1 million Muslims in slave labor camps.
    Russia occupying Chechnya,Dagestan, Kaliningrad,Crimea killing over 250,000
    Indonesia occupying West Papua and committing mass rape, ethnic cleansing and genocide with over half a million killed.
    Sudan committing genocide in Darfur with 700,000 + killed.
    Turkey occupying Cyprus and Kurdistan with over 79,000 killed
    Nigerian occupation of Biafra 2.5 million killed.
    Israel Pali conflict 25,000 killed .

  169. Mr. Anon says:
    @Tyrion 2

    The only point you picked off the page was the only uncited one. The rest, my points, were all basic facts. This, in one interaction, is the perfect distillation of all interactions with your type.

    You provide a sloppy page, and expect that we should take it as authoritative. That’s the kind of attention to detail we’ve come to expect from you.

    It’s irrelevant to my point anyway.

    This is an actual movie:

    Pueblo

    Made for TV, it presents a dramatic account of the capture of a US spy ship by North Korea in 1968, less than one year after the attack on the spy ship USS Liberty. The incident happened a week before the Tet Offensive, so I guess – per Art Deco – it would just be a “sideshow”. Only one crewman of the Pueblo was killed; 34 Liberty crewmen were killed and something like 170 were wounded.

    And yet, Hollywood saw fit to make a movie about the Pueblo, but not about the Liberty. The Liberty was the most decorated ship for a single action in the history of the US Navy, and yet that mere fact has been deemed uninteresting. The crew was also probably the most decorated crew who were threatened with prosecution for talking about the action they were decorated for.

    So why no movie about the USS Liberty? I tend to believe it has a lot to do with who reads and approves scripts, who greenlights movies, who produces them, etc.

    I don’t really care what your ilk think. You’re just a deceitful troll.

    • Replies: @Tyrion 2
  170. Mr. Anon says:
    @AnotherDad

    There’s a lot of evidence to indicate that the attack on the Liberty was made in the full knowledge that it was an American ship. As there was never a thorough investigation of the attack by the US government, it isn’t possible to say for certain. The Johnson administration did everything it could to cover up the facts of the incident.

    A lot of people nowadays don’t even know about it. What would they think if they did? The “Muh Troops” crowd of patriotards might have to reassess some of their World view if they knew about the incident, or more about it. Maybe that’s why commenters like Lot and Tyrion2 are so keen to make sure that this remains a forbidden topic.

  171. Tyrion 2 says:
    @Mr. Anon

    Omg, Hollywood thinks Israel is a closer ally to America than North Korea – a country you’re officially at war with. Amazing!!!!

    You’re as dumb as a box of rocks.

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  172. Moshe says:
    @Mr. Anon

    I hear what you’re saying, I really do, it’s just that goyim are an inferior breed of human and need to be kept down by (((The Man))). You seem like an exceptionally smart Righteous Among The Gentiles and probably have an IQ not much lower than my retarded cousin so I’m surprised ur still confusing Enforced Slavery with “sociology” and healing the world. Those are just systemic concepts we utilize to keep you great blonde beasts from grabbing us by the noses and beating us with your superior monkey bodies.

    Anyway, I have a long day of saving the world ahead of me so I’d better get started. P.S. I’m sure you have no kids of any value but perhaps a pretty niece? My demon loins lust to desecrate an angelic gentile girl and steal her purity. Lacking a niece I can’t help but notice that you’ve got a perty mouth and I just know you can squeal real perty too.

    In nomine patris et filii et spiritus sancti,

    Beelzebub

  173. @Jack D

    It’s no fun fencing with people who are way below your level.

    My Dad told me it’s unfair to have a battle of wits with an unarmed person.

  174. Mr. Anon says:
    @Tyrion 2

    That’s a tendentions reading of it, which I would expect from a deceitful ethnic partisan – one who presumes to opine on stuff he knows nothing about.

    Maybe if Americans knew about the Liberty incident, they wouldn’t think Israel is much of an ally. And that is precisely what you are afraid of, and why you are so invested in this. You guys really don’t want this event to be more widely known. And it’s pretty obvious too.

    But I don’t just think you are a liar; you are arrogant and stupid too.

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