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In news news, WESH-TV News in Orlando is trying to help Twitter get four as-of-yet-unidentified children on the Mummy Ride banned from the Universal Studios theme park.

 
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  1. I like it that 13 yo boys can troll the media.

    • Agree: NickG
    • Replies: @Hypnotoad666
    At this point, SJWs are like an officious substitute teacher telling you what to do. How can a red-blooded American kid resist mocking and triggering them.
  2. I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.

    • Troll: Forbes
    • Replies: @Peterike
    “ I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.”

    There’s the door. Please leave.
    , @Bubba

    ... or something.
     
    Hmmm... you must be new around here.
    , @Cloudbuster
    Let's ban you first.
    , @Colin Wright
    'I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.'

    I mind. Freedom of speech is not about allowing people to say only things you don't find upsetting.

    You have to decide: do you want a free country or don't you?
    , @Jack D
    Do have any understanding of how contrary that is to what used to be American traditions of free expression until very recently? In the old days, even the Leftist ACLU used to defend the right of actual Nazis to freely march around in full regalia but now the Left wants to punish 13 year olds for joke salutes and you take it for granted that the "wrong" kind of expression should be punishable.
    , @Alan Mercer
    banned for calling a white person “white devil”

    By "banned" I'm assuming you mean "admitted to Harvard"?
    , @Bigdicknick
    groveling will only make them hate you more.
  3. Can Disney really afford to ban people from its theme park?

    • Replies: @MikeatMikedotMike
    The cynic in me sort of believes that they base their prices on what they estimate an average welfare recipient can afford.
  4. Does Universal have its own detective agency which “tracks people down”? Asking for a friend who thought Jurassic Park sucked and said so to many friends and acquaintances.

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
    I've been kinda worried about being tracked down by the entire Fight Club for stating repeatedly (against club rules - 2 of them!) that "The first rule of Fight Club is that you don't tell anyone how bad the movie sucked." Then I realized that Brad Pitt wasn't even real in the movie or something. I still don't get it - even the 2nd time.
  5. If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution. Every black man in America faces a symbolic chokehold every time he leaves his home.
    Cops routinely hurt and humiliate black people because that is what they are paid to do. Virtually every objective investigation of a US law enforcement agency finds that the police, as policy, treat African Americans with contempt.
    All this has to stop.
    Lindsey Vonn, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum chose the right side by mixing with black blood and they should be welcomed into the Black Gene pool.
    White women will be the Weapon that Black men will use in this virtual race war against White supremacy.

    • Replies: @anonymous
    Mr. Duck, you must change the message, at least a little, to not be instantly identifiable.
    , @Cloudbuster
    Step one: Stop committing homicide at many times the rate of Whites.
    , @Art Deco
    Is it not true that you're a resident of Switzerland?
    , @Tiny Duck
    FACTS

    Black Men are brace courageous hard working muscular and romantic

    white males are cowardly selfish ineffectual weak and awkward
    , @Realist

    If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution.
     
    If whites committed crimes at the rate blacks do, they should be patrolled.
    , @MEH 0910
    https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/1365/2497/files/12759-FHfFH-Dark-Street_large.jpg

    https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/417YrIuHbVL.jpg
  6. The Police released this sketch of the perpetrators.

  7. @J.Ross
    Can Disney really afford to ban people from its theme park?

    The cynic in me sort of believes that they base their prices on what they estimate an average welfare recipient can afford.

    • Replies: @J.Ross
    Have you seen this? 4chan commemts included because f%$# Disney.

    .Anonymous
    DISNEY LIES ABOUT REVENUE FOR (...)
    08/19/19(Mon)21:11:31 No.119786548
    1.05 MB
    1.05 MB PNG
    NO! THIS IS IMPOSSIBLE!
    whistle blower says disney revenue is overstated by 6 BILLION DOLLARS
    When disney told me that revenues keep going up, despite all their products getting shittier, i completely believe it! An international media mega-corporation that specializes in created manufactured fantasies would never tell me lies!

    https://www.marketwatch.com/story/disney-whistleblower-told-sec-the-company-inflated-revenue-for-years-2019-08-19

    >Disney whistle blower told SEC the company inflated revenue for years
    >A former Walt Disney Co. accountant says she has filed a series of whistleblower tips with the Securities and Exchange Commission alleging the company has materially overstated revenue for years.
    >Sandra Kuba, formerly a senior financial analyst in Disney’s DIS, +0.07% revenue-operations department who worked for the company for 18 years, alleges that employees working in the parks-and-resorts business segment systematically overstated revenue by billions of dollars by exploiting weaknesses in the company’s accounting software.
    >Kuba has made two additional whistleblower filings since leaving the firm, including one this past June. The most recent tip alleges some Disney employees reclassified guest revenue from high-sales-tax items such as hotel rooms to lower-taxed items such as food and beverages with the purpose of significantly reducing sales tax liabilities in Florida, California and Hawaii. MarketWatch has reviewed the three filings and supporting documentation that was sent to the SEC.
    >Kuba’s filing alleges that flaws in the accounting software made the manipulation difficult to trace, though the consequences could be significant. In just one financial year, 2008-09, Disney’s annual revenue could have been overstated by as much as $6 billion, Kuba’s whistleblower filing alleges. The parks-and-resorts business segment reported total revenue of $10.6 billion in 2009, according to its annual report filed with the SEC.
    ...Anonymous
    08/19/19(Mon)21:13:11 No.119786622
    Remember when they bought all of those captain marvel tickets to give away and recorded them as sales?
    , @Bubba
    Oh geez... a working class stiff with children in Florida (a resident who gets a discount) can barely afford tickets at DisneyWorld. A 1 day ticket (1 theme park only) for a Florida resident is $109 without taxes (a 3 day is $200 and a 4 day is $220 - without taxes).

    And for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits.

  8. @LTFT
    I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.

    “ I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.”

    There’s the door. Please leave.

    • Replies: @TWS
    Here's an Unz agree as he bestows them with a stingy eye.
  9. Not that anyone ought to be moronic enough to want these children, or their parents, hounded and persecuted for the OK sign, but – as Jared Taylor said recently:

    “It is true that some people with nationalist ideas have committed horrific murderous acts. Why? Because when people have a voice, they speak. When they are hated, silenced, and their deeply felt values driven underground by self-righteous media censors, they may act in unspeakable ways.

    (H/T to Radio Derb)

    • Replies: @The Alarmist

    Not that anyone ought to be moronic enough to want these children, or their parents, hounded and persecuted for the OK sign, but ....
     
    I bet the 'OK' sign was the lesser of the two evils on display here.

    One must surely love the creativity of these kids to use both hands to make their point.
  10. Meanwhile, in the Tragic Dirt of Toontown…

    • Replies: @Bubba
    And that's why we can't have nice things anymore!
    , @Epstein's Bath Towl
    This incident occurred by the Toontown train tracks, so that obviously a noise stressor. Also, I bet the Toontown buildings have lead paint.
    , @Cato
    Some of the comments to the video are hilarious. My favorite:

    Throw in some job applications in the middle and see how they all scamper off!
     
    , @Alan Mercer
    Truly our ancestors walk among us.
  11. Must be a lot of White Kids out there watching that notorious Hitler Channel on Cable….

  12. This also looks like a WESH staged photo. Really:

    >Gail Paschall-Brown
    @gpbwesh
    Hi I’m Gail Paschall-Brown, a Reporter with WESH 2 News for 21 years now. <

    • Replies: @Oleaginous Outrager
    "Twenty-one years is a long damn time to be interviewing these damn crackas at these damn amusement parks. I need a big story to get myself the hell outta here!"
  13. You Must be This Tall to Be a White Nationalist.

    • Replies: @Patrick in SC
    LOL

    +1
  14. “THE HITLER CHANNEL ON CABLE MADE ME DO IT!!!!”

  15. @newrouter
    I like it that 13 yo boys can troll the media.

    At this point, SJWs are like an officious substitute teacher telling you what to do. How can a red-blooded American kid resist mocking and triggering them.

    • Agree: Kevin O'Keeffe
    • Replies: @Stebbing Heuer
    LOL.

    Brings back happy memories.

    They were such easy pickings.
  16. Little megaphone helping Big megaphone on their 1690 rollout. Who could see that?

    • Replies: @newrouter
    Oh sorry my mistake: it is the NYT 1619 project>

    https://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2019/08/19/gingrich_nonsense_for_nyts_1619_project_to_claim_american_revolution_was_about_protecting_slavery.html
    <
  17. Gen Z being Gen Z

  18. This brings to mind the long deceased amusement park smack dab on the North Side of Chicago, Riverview. Located at Western and Belmont it was a fair to middlin’ place to kill a Saturday or Sunday. I still recall my sisters’ shrieks as we rode the Roloplane with my dad. The park had a pretty fast decline once residents of the Cabrini-Green housing project started showing up. Fights, robberies, and harassment of young girls were commonplace and the park eventually shut down when non POC stopped going.

    • Replies: @c matt
    Exact same thing happened in my neck of the woods. Was a decent place in the '70s and '80s. Got vibrant over the '90s. Closed down by the oo's. At least there is a nice green space over it now.
  19. @LTFT
    I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.

    … or something.

    Hmmm… you must be new around here.

  20. @anon
    Meanwhile, in the Tragic Dirt of Toontown...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiUX2kduy-o

    And that’s why we can’t have nice things anymore!

  21. @M Krauthammar
    If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution. Every black man in America faces a symbolic chokehold every time he leaves his home.
    Cops routinely hurt and humiliate black people because that is what they are paid to do. Virtually every objective investigation of a US law enforcement agency finds that the police, as policy, treat African Americans with contempt.
    All this has to stop.
    Lindsey Vonn, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum chose the right side by mixing with black blood and they should be welcomed into the Black Gene pool.
    White women will be the Weapon that Black men will use in this virtual race war against White supremacy.

    Mr. Duck, you must change the message, at least a little, to not be instantly identifiable.

    • Replies: @Alfa158
    When TD comments as M Krauthammar he tries to camouflage himself by not including the misspellings and malapropisms he inserts when he is posing as Tiny Duck. Personally, I think the goofs he inserts into his Tiny Duck comments add a touch of comedy as long as he doesn’t overdo them. The M Krauthammar posts are too deadpan to have the same entertainment value. But either way I appreciate the work he does trying to lighten the fatalistic mood it is all to easy to fall into when discussing the murder of White Western civilization.
  22. @Hypnotoad666
    You Must be This Tall to Be a White Nationalist.

    LOL

    +1

  23. Is Steve trolling for 8chan refugees? Because that’s hilarious.

  24. @anon
    Meanwhile, in the Tragic Dirt of Toontown...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiUX2kduy-o

    This incident occurred by the Toontown train tracks, so that obviously a noise stressor. Also, I bet the Toontown buildings have lead paint.

  25. @MikeatMikedotMike
    The cynic in me sort of believes that they base their prices on what they estimate an average welfare recipient can afford.

    Have you seen this? 4chan commemts included because f%$# Disney.

    .Anonymous
    DISNEY LIES ABOUT REVENUE FOR (…)
    08/19/19(Mon)21:11:31 No.119786548
    1.05 MB
    1.05 MB PNG
    NO! THIS IS IMPOSSIBLE!
    whistle blower says disney revenue is overstated by 6 BILLION DOLLARS
    When disney told me that revenues keep going up, despite all their products getting shittier, i completely believe it! An international media mega-corporation that specializes in created manufactured fantasies would never tell me lies!

    https://www.marketwatch.com/story/disney-whistleblower-told-sec-the-company-inflated-revenue-for-years-2019-08-19

    >Disney whistle blower told SEC the company inflated revenue for years
    >A former Walt Disney Co. accountant says she has filed a series of whistleblower tips with the Securities and Exchange Commission alleging the company has materially overstated revenue for years.
    >Sandra Kuba, formerly a senior financial analyst in Disney’s DIS, +0.07% revenue-operations department who worked for the company for 18 years, alleges that employees working in the parks-and-resorts business segment systematically overstated revenue by billions of dollars by exploiting weaknesses in the company’s accounting software.
    >Kuba has made two additional whistleblower filings since leaving the firm, including one this past June. The most recent tip alleges some Disney employees reclassified guest revenue from high-sales-tax items such as hotel rooms to lower-taxed items such as food and beverages with the purpose of significantly reducing sales tax liabilities in Florida, California and Hawaii. MarketWatch has reviewed the three filings and supporting documentation that was sent to the SEC.
    >Kuba’s filing alleges that flaws in the accounting software made the manipulation difficult to trace, though the consequences could be significant. In just one financial year, 2008-09, Disney’s annual revenue could have been overstated by as much as $6 billion, Kuba’s whistleblower filing alleges. The parks-and-resorts business segment reported total revenue of $10.6 billion in 2009, according to its annual report filed with the SEC.
    …Anonymous
    08/19/19(Mon)21:13:11 No.119786622
    Remember when they bought all of those captain marvel tickets to give away and recorded them as sales?

    • Replies: @MikeatMikedotMike
    I had not, thanks.
  26. @LTFT
    I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.

    Let’s ban you first.

    • LOL: Mr McKenna
  27. @M Krauthammar
    If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution. Every black man in America faces a symbolic chokehold every time he leaves his home.
    Cops routinely hurt and humiliate black people because that is what they are paid to do. Virtually every objective investigation of a US law enforcement agency finds that the police, as policy, treat African Americans with contempt.
    All this has to stop.
    Lindsey Vonn, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum chose the right side by mixing with black blood and they should be welcomed into the Black Gene pool.
    White women will be the Weapon that Black men will use in this virtual race war against White supremacy.

    Step one: Stop committing homicide at many times the rate of Whites.

  28. @M Krauthammar
    If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution. Every black man in America faces a symbolic chokehold every time he leaves his home.
    Cops routinely hurt and humiliate black people because that is what they are paid to do. Virtually every objective investigation of a US law enforcement agency finds that the police, as policy, treat African Americans with contempt.
    All this has to stop.
    Lindsey Vonn, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum chose the right side by mixing with black blood and they should be welcomed into the Black Gene pool.
    White women will be the Weapon that Black men will use in this virtual race war against White supremacy.

    Is it not true that you’re a resident of Switzerland?

  29. @MikeatMikedotMike
    The cynic in me sort of believes that they base their prices on what they estimate an average welfare recipient can afford.

    Oh geez… a working class stiff with children in Florida (a resident who gets a discount) can barely afford tickets at DisneyWorld. A 1 day ticket (1 theme park only) for a Florida resident is $109 without taxes (a 3 day is $200 and a 4 day is $220 – without taxes).

    And for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits.

    • Replies: @jim jones
    Lower class Brite regard Disneyland as an exotic location where the kids can have fun.
    , @MikeatMikedotMike
    We went 3-4 years ago, and it was vibrant, I'm here to tell ya. Also, I remember that even though there's about 100 restaurants scattered throughout the "kingdom," they pretty much all had the same menu.

    Thankfully we stayed in one of the resorts that was clearly out of reach of the median entitlement income.
    , @YetAnotherAnon
    "for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits"

    I'm being a snob, but for the kind of Brit who likes nothing better than to tow a jet-ski or speedboat to some quiet and beautiful rocky cove with his 4x4, then ride it at speed up and down the bay ('look at me!"), too close to swimmers and annoying everyone, taking the kids to Disney is a must.
    , @Gordo

    And for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits.
     
    Well its better run than our home countries, and safer and cleaner.

    The cost of park tickets isn't a biggie if you're buying transatlantic returns.
  30. ♫ And it ain’t even me
    That you’re gonna have to flee,
    It’s Generation Zee ♫

  31. @anon
    Meanwhile, in the Tragic Dirt of Toontown...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiUX2kduy-o

    Some of the comments to the video are hilarious. My favorite:

    Throw in some job applications in the middle and see how they all scamper off!

  32. @newrouter
    Little megaphone helping Big megaphone on their 1690 rollout. Who could see that?
    • Replies: @Mr. Anon

    Oh sorry my mistake: it is the NYT 1619 project>
     
    Also known as "Der Ewige WASP".
  33. @anonymous
    Mr. Duck, you must change the message, at least a little, to not be instantly identifiable.

    When TD comments as M Krauthammar he tries to camouflage himself by not including the misspellings and malapropisms he inserts when he is posing as Tiny Duck. Personally, I think the goofs he inserts into his Tiny Duck comments add a touch of comedy as long as he doesn’t overdo them. The M Krauthammar posts are too deadpan to have the same entertainment value. But either way I appreciate the work he does trying to lighten the fatalistic mood it is all to easy to fall into when discussing the murder of White Western civilization.

    • Replies: @Art Deco
    There actually is a Michel Krauthammar. He's a peripheral faculty member at Yale School of Medicine, though I think his primary employment is in Switzerland.
    , @Logan
    I've always kind of wondered whether TD was pulling off an unusually deadpan version of Titania McGrath.
    , @TWS
    He gets one moniker like the rest of us or he can use anonymous 576 or whatever when he's not the duck. That's one thing Unz got right was shoving sock puppets into one bag.
  34. What the heck is this post about? Who are those kids? What have they done?

  35. @M Krauthammar
    If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution. Every black man in America faces a symbolic chokehold every time he leaves his home.
    Cops routinely hurt and humiliate black people because that is what they are paid to do. Virtually every objective investigation of a US law enforcement agency finds that the police, as policy, treat African Americans with contempt.
    All this has to stop.
    Lindsey Vonn, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum chose the right side by mixing with black blood and they should be welcomed into the Black Gene pool.
    White women will be the Weapon that Black men will use in this virtual race war against White supremacy.

    FACTS

    Black Men are brace courageous hard working muscular and romantic

    white males are cowardly selfish ineffectual weak and awkward

  36. @Alfa158
    When TD comments as M Krauthammar he tries to camouflage himself by not including the misspellings and malapropisms he inserts when he is posing as Tiny Duck. Personally, I think the goofs he inserts into his Tiny Duck comments add a touch of comedy as long as he doesn’t overdo them. The M Krauthammar posts are too deadpan to have the same entertainment value. But either way I appreciate the work he does trying to lighten the fatalistic mood it is all to easy to fall into when discussing the murder of White Western civilization.

    There actually is a Michel Krauthammar. He’s a peripheral faculty member at Yale School of Medicine, though I think his primary employment is in Switzerland.

  37. These kids probably did this because they knew that it would cause a major freak-out. Before they got on the ride, they probably asked themselves, “what’s the most offensive thing we can do?”

  38. Still want to give the vote to sixteen year-olds, Democrats?

  39. @Ibound1
    Does Universal have its own detective agency which “tracks people down”? Asking for a friend who thought Jurassic Park sucked and said so to many friends and acquaintances.

    I’ve been kinda worried about being tracked down by the entire Fight Club for stating repeatedly (against club rules – 2 of them!) that “The first rule of Fight Club is that you don’t tell anyone how bad the movie sucked.” Then I realized that Brad Pitt wasn’t even real in the movie or something. I still don’t get it – even the 2nd time.

  40. @LTFT
    I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.

    ‘I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.’

    I mind. Freedom of speech is not about allowing people to say only things you don’t find upsetting.

    You have to decide: do you want a free country or don’t you?

  41. They were just pledging allegiance to the flag:

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

  42. @newrouter
    Oh sorry my mistake: it is the NYT 1619 project>

    https://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2019/08/19/gingrich_nonsense_for_nyts_1619_project_to_claim_american_revolution_was_about_protecting_slavery.html
    <

    Oh sorry my mistake: it is the NYT 1619 project>

    Also known as “Der Ewige WASP”.

  43. Art Deco:

    I had always thought it was Charles Krauthammer reporting in for Fox Beyond the Grave!

    • Replies: @Reg Cæsar
    "Krauthammer" sounds like a fantastic idea for a carnival game. Who wouldn't love to take a mallet to a whole cabbage?


    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=6sG-Vzw_Bds
    , @Harry Baldwin
    Evidently Krauthammer's brain has decomposed even further.
  44. Sorry to reveal my ignorance, but what’s the deal with the AOK handsignal? When did that become a WN gang sign?

  45. @newrouter
    This also looks like a WESH staged photo. Really:

    >Gail Paschall-Brown
    @gpbwesh
    Hi I'm Gail Paschall-Brown, a Reporter with WESH 2 News for 21 years now. <

    “Twenty-one years is a long damn time to be interviewing these damn crackas at these damn amusement parks. I need a big story to get myself the hell outta here!”

  46. @Dan Hayes
    Art Deco:

    I had always thought it was Charles Krauthammer reporting in for Fox Beyond the Grave!

    “Krauthammer” sounds like a fantastic idea for a carnival game. Who wouldn’t love to take a mallet to a whole cabbage?

    • Agree: Dan Hayes
    • Replies: @The Alarmist
    I always preferred Gallagher to Krauthammer, on pretty much any issue....

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErppAlOIGQE

    , @Harry Baldwin
    During the lead up to the Iraqi war, when Krauthammer was a leading France-bashing neocon, Joe Sobran suggested he change his name to "Froghammer."
  47. @Ragno
    Not that anyone ought to be moronic enough to want these children, or their parents, hounded and persecuted for the OK sign, but - as Jared Taylor said recently:

    "It is true that some people with nationalist ideas have committed horrific murderous acts. Why? Because when people have a voice, they speak. When they are hated, silenced, and their deeply felt values driven underground by self-righteous media censors, they may act in unspeakable ways."
     
    (H/T to Radio Derb)

    Not that anyone ought to be moronic enough to want these children, or their parents, hounded and persecuted for the OK sign, but ….

    I bet the ‘OK’ sign was the lesser of the two evils on display here.

    One must surely love the creativity of these kids to use both hands to make their point.

  48. @Reg Cæsar
    "Krauthammer" sounds like a fantastic idea for a carnival game. Who wouldn't love to take a mallet to a whole cabbage?


    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=6sG-Vzw_Bds

    I always preferred Gallagher to Krauthammer, on pretty much any issue….

  49. The Manhunt Intensifies

    Some good news!— They’ve seen Kyle and he’s doing OK.

    • Replies: @Redneck farmer
    OTHO, They killed Kenny!
    , @dr kill
    The kid third from the left, It's a girl, baby!!! Now they even have women trolling.
  50. @Jenner Ickham Errican

    The Manhunt Intensifies
     
    Some good news!— They’ve seen Kyle and he’s doing OK.

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ECXdTMBX4AAWqgC.jpg

    OTHO, They killed Kenny!

  51. @Bubba
    Oh geez... a working class stiff with children in Florida (a resident who gets a discount) can barely afford tickets at DisneyWorld. A 1 day ticket (1 theme park only) for a Florida resident is $109 without taxes (a 3 day is $200 and a 4 day is $220 - without taxes).

    And for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits.

    Lower class Brite regard Disneyland as an exotic location where the kids can have fun.

  52. @M Krauthammar
    If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution. Every black man in America faces a symbolic chokehold every time he leaves his home.
    Cops routinely hurt and humiliate black people because that is what they are paid to do. Virtually every objective investigation of a US law enforcement agency finds that the police, as policy, treat African Americans with contempt.
    All this has to stop.
    Lindsey Vonn, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum chose the right side by mixing with black blood and they should be welcomed into the Black Gene pool.
    White women will be the Weapon that Black men will use in this virtual race war against White supremacy.

    If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution.

    If whites committed crimes at the rate blacks do, they should be patrolled.

  53. @J.Ross
    Have you seen this? 4chan commemts included because f%$# Disney.

    .Anonymous
    DISNEY LIES ABOUT REVENUE FOR (...)
    08/19/19(Mon)21:11:31 No.119786548
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    NO! THIS IS IMPOSSIBLE!
    whistle blower says disney revenue is overstated by 6 BILLION DOLLARS
    When disney told me that revenues keep going up, despite all their products getting shittier, i completely believe it! An international media mega-corporation that specializes in created manufactured fantasies would never tell me lies!

    https://www.marketwatch.com/story/disney-whistleblower-told-sec-the-company-inflated-revenue-for-years-2019-08-19

    >Disney whistle blower told SEC the company inflated revenue for years
    >A former Walt Disney Co. accountant says she has filed a series of whistleblower tips with the Securities and Exchange Commission alleging the company has materially overstated revenue for years.
    >Sandra Kuba, formerly a senior financial analyst in Disney’s DIS, +0.07% revenue-operations department who worked for the company for 18 years, alleges that employees working in the parks-and-resorts business segment systematically overstated revenue by billions of dollars by exploiting weaknesses in the company’s accounting software.
    >Kuba has made two additional whistleblower filings since leaving the firm, including one this past June. The most recent tip alleges some Disney employees reclassified guest revenue from high-sales-tax items such as hotel rooms to lower-taxed items such as food and beverages with the purpose of significantly reducing sales tax liabilities in Florida, California and Hawaii. MarketWatch has reviewed the three filings and supporting documentation that was sent to the SEC.
    >Kuba’s filing alleges that flaws in the accounting software made the manipulation difficult to trace, though the consequences could be significant. In just one financial year, 2008-09, Disney’s annual revenue could have been overstated by as much as $6 billion, Kuba’s whistleblower filing alleges. The parks-and-resorts business segment reported total revenue of $10.6 billion in 2009, according to its annual report filed with the SEC.
    ...Anonymous
    08/19/19(Mon)21:13:11 No.119786622
    Remember when they bought all of those captain marvel tickets to give away and recorded them as sales?

    I had not, thanks.

  54. @Bubba
    Oh geez... a working class stiff with children in Florida (a resident who gets a discount) can barely afford tickets at DisneyWorld. A 1 day ticket (1 theme park only) for a Florida resident is $109 without taxes (a 3 day is $200 and a 4 day is $220 - without taxes).

    And for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits.

    We went 3-4 years ago, and it was vibrant, I’m here to tell ya. Also, I remember that even though there’s about 100 restaurants scattered throughout the “kingdom,” they pretty much all had the same menu.

    Thankfully we stayed in one of the resorts that was clearly out of reach of the median entitlement income.

  55. @Alfa158
    When TD comments as M Krauthammar he tries to camouflage himself by not including the misspellings and malapropisms he inserts when he is posing as Tiny Duck. Personally, I think the goofs he inserts into his Tiny Duck comments add a touch of comedy as long as he doesn’t overdo them. The M Krauthammar posts are too deadpan to have the same entertainment value. But either way I appreciate the work he does trying to lighten the fatalistic mood it is all to easy to fall into when discussing the murder of White Western civilization.

    I’ve always kind of wondered whether TD was pulling off an unusually deadpan version of Titania McGrath.

    • Replies: @Harry Baldwin
    Nah, he's just a left-wing moron. Commenters who continually claim he's doing parody-schtick are just trying to psych him out. Guess what? It's not working.
  56. @Bubba
    Oh geez... a working class stiff with children in Florida (a resident who gets a discount) can barely afford tickets at DisneyWorld. A 1 day ticket (1 theme park only) for a Florida resident is $109 without taxes (a 3 day is $200 and a 4 day is $220 - without taxes).

    And for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits.

    “for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits”

    I’m being a snob, but for the kind of Brit who likes nothing better than to tow a jet-ski or speedboat to some quiet and beautiful rocky cove with his 4×4, then ride it at speed up and down the bay (‘look at me!”), too close to swimmers and annoying everyone, taking the kids to Disney is a must.

  57. @Bubba
    Oh geez... a working class stiff with children in Florida (a resident who gets a discount) can barely afford tickets at DisneyWorld. A 1 day ticket (1 theme park only) for a Florida resident is $109 without taxes (a 3 day is $200 and a 4 day is $220 - without taxes).

    And for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits.

    And for reasons I cannot fathom it is a mecca for Brits.

    Well its better run than our home countries, and safer and cleaner.

    The cost of park tickets isn’t a biggie if you’re buying transatlantic returns.

    • LOL: TomSchmidt
  58. I just got locked out of twitter for replying to her post with “those people should be eliminated.”
    Apparently I’m inciting abuse and or violence against those poor little white boys. I thought it was self evidently satire. Although I was getting a ton of likes from unhinged SJW’s… Lol.

  59. Löffingen / Black Forest – Crousel shut down because it (almost) looked like two swastikas.

    https://kurier.at/chronik/welt/karussell-in-hakenkreuzform-deutscher-freizeitpark-schliesst-attraktion/400581341

    • Replies: @Jack D
    In English we wouldn't call this thing a carousel even though it does turn in circles. Carousel is pretty much confined to the old fashioned kind of merry-go-round with wooden horses, etc. I think the correct word is amusement park ride.
  60. @Peterike
    “ I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.”

    There’s the door. Please leave.

    Here’s an Unz agree as he bestows them with a stingy eye.

  61. Good thing Twitter doesn’t edit for content and is a neutral service provider.

  62. @Dan Hayes
    Art Deco:

    I had always thought it was Charles Krauthammer reporting in for Fox Beyond the Grave!

    Evidently Krauthammer’s brain has decomposed even further.

    • Agree: Dan Hayes
  63. @Reg Cæsar
    "Krauthammer" sounds like a fantastic idea for a carnival game. Who wouldn't love to take a mallet to a whole cabbage?


    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=6sG-Vzw_Bds

    During the lead up to the Iraqi war, when Krauthammer was a leading France-bashing neocon, Joe Sobran suggested he change his name to “Froghammer.”

    • Replies: @Dan Hayes
    Harry Baldwin:

    Both Sobran and Sam Francis are sorely missed; the former for his wit and the latter for his political analysis!
  64. @Alfa158
    When TD comments as M Krauthammar he tries to camouflage himself by not including the misspellings and malapropisms he inserts when he is posing as Tiny Duck. Personally, I think the goofs he inserts into his Tiny Duck comments add a touch of comedy as long as he doesn’t overdo them. The M Krauthammar posts are too deadpan to have the same entertainment value. But either way I appreciate the work he does trying to lighten the fatalistic mood it is all to easy to fall into when discussing the murder of White Western civilization.

    He gets one moniker like the rest of us or he can use anonymous 576 or whatever when he’s not the duck. That’s one thing Unz got right was shoving sock puppets into one bag.

  65. @Logan
    I've always kind of wondered whether TD was pulling off an unusually deadpan version of Titania McGrath.

    Nah, he’s just a left-wing moron. Commenters who continually claim he’s doing parody-schtick are just trying to psych him out. Guess what? It’s not working.

    • Replies: @Alfa158
    In the case of Tiny Duck he has to be a parody because he uses a self-insulting handle. Tiny Duck as in, Tiny Dick. Not even the most moronic Leftist is going to use a derogatory handle like Blithering Idiot or whatever. Also he doesn’t respond and debate anyone, he just drops his bon mots and moves on. Real Leftists in any event rarely leave their echo-chambers and visit non Leftist sites. They don’t want to be contaminated, or caught by their co-religionists reading forbidden material. They also might think they would simply be blocked by the administrator as happens more frequently on Cult-Marx sites.
    I have been trying to coach TD into making the satire sharper by keeping the comments short and pithy, not overdoing the errors, and not changing the details of his character like when he used to switch between being a woman of color to bring a White schoolteacher etc. I’m not sure all the lessons have taken.
    , @Forbes
    Agreed.
  66. @Hypnotoad666
    At this point, SJWs are like an officious substitute teacher telling you what to do. How can a red-blooded American kid resist mocking and triggering them.

    LOL.

    Brings back happy memories.

    They were such easy pickings.

  67. @Enemy of Earth
    This brings to mind the long deceased amusement park smack dab on the North Side of Chicago, Riverview. Located at Western and Belmont it was a fair to middlin' place to kill a Saturday or Sunday. I still recall my sisters' shrieks as we rode the Roloplane with my dad. The park had a pretty fast decline once residents of the Cabrini-Green housing project started showing up. Fights, robberies, and harassment of young girls were commonplace and the park eventually shut down when non POC stopped going.

    Exact same thing happened in my neck of the woods. Was a decent place in the ’70s and ’80s. Got vibrant over the ’90s. Closed down by the oo’s. At least there is a nice green space over it now.

  68. @Dieter Kief
    Löffingen / Black Forest - Crousel shut down because it (almost) looked like two swastikas.

    https://kurier.at/chronik/welt/karussell-in-hakenkreuzform-deutscher-freizeitpark-schliesst-attraktion/400581341

    In English we wouldn’t call this thing a carousel even though it does turn in circles. Carousel is pretty much confined to the old fashioned kind of merry-go-round with wooden horses, etc. I think the correct word is amusement park ride.

    • Replies: @Dieter Kief
    I made the same mistake in German, so thanks for helping me out.

    OTOH - Disney calls their newish amusement park rides Carousels of progress (I must admit, I have thought such a thing possible and therefore looked it up):

    http://www.themagicinpixels.com/2019/02/carousel-progress-walts-favorite/

    (The basis for this kind of changing linguistic habits is something else completely - and has a lot to do with nostalgia, I guess).
  69. Hitler got a lot of “Sieg Heil” salutes, but did he ever get “one a dese”?

  70. @LTFT
    I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.

    Do have any understanding of how contrary that is to what used to be American traditions of free expression until very recently? In the old days, even the Leftist ACLU used to defend the right of actual Nazis to freely march around in full regalia but now the Left wants to punish 13 year olds for joke salutes and you take it for granted that the “wrong” kind of expression should be punishable.

    • Replies: @Jenner Ickham Errican

    Jack D — October 28, 2018 at 1:57 pm GMT

    I used to think that the antisemitic commentary around here was relatively harmless and within American First Amendment traditions but now I wonder – is such talk dangerous because it may inspire less stable individuals to violent actions?
     
    http://www.unz.com/isteve/anti-semitic-far-right-terrorist-attacks-synagogue/#comment-2595355 (#104)
  71. From the Twitter comments:

    Use it as a teaching moment. Then move on. If universal wants to do something maybe they could pay for them to go up to DC and go to the holocaust museum. So they learn something. What does banning them teach them? That their edginess worked?

    Excellent idea. The snapshot of them doing the Nazi salute and okay sign at the holocaust museum will be fantastic!

    • Replies: @Dissident

    From the Twitter comments:

    Use it as a teaching moment. Then move on. If universal wants to do something maybe they could pay for them to go up to DC and go to the holocaust museum. So they learn something. What does banning them teach them? That their edginess worked?

    — Mephistopheles Muse (@November_Amber) August 20, 2019
     

    I would suggest that a better idea would be for the boys to simply be taught, primarily by their parents, that (a) such behavior is not acceptable in public, even if for no other reason than that it is grossly rude, impolite, anti-social and insensitive; and (b) that genocide-- whether of Jews, Armenians, Kulaks, Cambodians, or anyone else-- is never a laughing matter.

    Send the kids to a Holocaust museum? Might they then not begin to question why there are so many such shrines dedicated to this one particular genocide yet so few, if any such shrines dedicated to other genocides and mass atrocities? Might the lads not even wonder why what was a generic word, holocaust, has been co-opted into a proper noun to refer to this one particular genocide? Why should the Nazi genocide of Jews warrant such special treatment anymore than the mass murders and other horrors of Communism, to take what is perhaps the most salient example, should? (To say nothing of how the Nazi genocide has been exploited by Zionists and various racketeers.)

    I would contend that all of what I have cited above, along with the incessant scolding and guilt-tripping of White gentiles that too many Jews promote or at least support, actually does more to exacerbate anti-Jewish sentiment than to lessen it. To such Jews I say, as a Jew myself, enough already! This is no way to repay the exceptional kindness that a predominately White, predominately Christian United States of America has shown us!

  72. Simon Evans – british comedian on American theme parks

  73. @Jack D
    Do have any understanding of how contrary that is to what used to be American traditions of free expression until very recently? In the old days, even the Leftist ACLU used to defend the right of actual Nazis to freely march around in full regalia but now the Left wants to punish 13 year olds for joke salutes and you take it for granted that the "wrong" kind of expression should be punishable.

    Jack D — October 28, 2018 at 1:57 pm GMT

    I used to think that the antisemitic commentary around here was relatively harmless and within American First Amendment traditions but now I wonder – is such talk dangerous because it may inspire less stable individuals to violent actions?

    http://www.unz.com/isteve/anti-semitic-far-right-terrorist-attacks-synagogue/#comment-2595355 (#104)

    • Replies: @Jack D
    You didn't print the rest of my comment where I said that you should be doxxed and lose your job and unz.com should be shut down and its archives burned.

    No, wait, I didn't say any of that. I acknowledged American 1st Amendment traditions (actually more than traditions - actually Constitutional requirements) and I wondered how we should deal with the fact that the internet seems to have supercharged certain nutjobs. The bigger problem is not so much right wing anti-Semitic Christian nutjobs (the Pittsburgh synagogue shooter notwithstanding) but right wing Islamic nutjobs (who are, by coincidence, also anti-Semitic) - thousands of young Muslims (and Christian converts to Islam) have been enticed to do jihad by this internet stuff. It's a real problem, maybe even more so than guns themselves (Americans always had guns but we didn't always have mass shooters) and no one (including me) knows how to fix it without throwing the baby out with the bath water, but that doesn't mean it's not a problem.

    , @Cloudbuster
    Tell us all about your project to track iSteve commenters for potential contradictions.
  74. @Harry Baldwin
    Nah, he's just a left-wing moron. Commenters who continually claim he's doing parody-schtick are just trying to psych him out. Guess what? It's not working.

    In the case of Tiny Duck he has to be a parody because he uses a self-insulting handle. Tiny Duck as in, Tiny Dick. Not even the most moronic Leftist is going to use a derogatory handle like Blithering Idiot or whatever. Also he doesn’t respond and debate anyone, he just drops his bon mots and moves on. Real Leftists in any event rarely leave their echo-chambers and visit non Leftist sites. They don’t want to be contaminated, or caught by their co-religionists reading forbidden material. They also might think they would simply be blocked by the administrator as happens more frequently on Cult-Marx sites.
    I have been trying to coach TD into making the satire sharper by keeping the comments short and pithy, not overdoing the errors, and not changing the details of his character like when he used to switch between being a woman of color to bring a White schoolteacher etc. I’m not sure all the lessons have taken.

  75. @Harry Baldwin
    Nah, he's just a left-wing moron. Commenters who continually claim he's doing parody-schtick are just trying to psych him out. Guess what? It's not working.

    Agreed.

  76. Idiots. I mean the shrieking SJWs, not the kids, of course.

  77. @Jenner Ickham Errican

    Jack D — October 28, 2018 at 1:57 pm GMT

    I used to think that the antisemitic commentary around here was relatively harmless and within American First Amendment traditions but now I wonder – is such talk dangerous because it may inspire less stable individuals to violent actions?
     
    http://www.unz.com/isteve/anti-semitic-far-right-terrorist-attacks-synagogue/#comment-2595355 (#104)

    You didn’t print the rest of my comment where I said that you should be doxxed and lose your job and unz.com should be shut down and its archives burned.

    No, wait, I didn’t say any of that. I acknowledged American 1st Amendment traditions (actually more than traditions – actually Constitutional requirements) and I wondered how we should deal with the fact that the internet seems to have supercharged certain nutjobs. The bigger problem is not so much right wing anti-Semitic Christian nutjobs (the Pittsburgh synagogue shooter notwithstanding) but right wing Islamic nutjobs (who are, by coincidence, also anti-Semitic) – thousands of young Muslims (and Christian converts to Islam) have been enticed to do jihad by this internet stuff. It’s a real problem, maybe even more so than guns themselves (Americans always had guns but we didn’t always have mass shooters) and no one (including me) knows how to fix it without throwing the baby out with the bath water, but that doesn’t mean it’s not a problem.

    • Replies: @Jenner Ickham Errican

    It’s a real problem, maybe even more so than guns themselves (Americans always had guns but we didn’t always have mass shooters) and no one (including me) knows how to fix it without throwing the baby out with the bath water, but that doesn’t mean it’s not a problem.
     
    Regarding broad legal speech and the abundance of guns in America, there is no problem. I responded to your concerns back then:

    Totally irrelevant.

    Life is full of danger. The mortality rate for each person stands at 100%, AFAICT. If Jews or any other group or individuals are afraid of being physically attacked, they should arm up and be capable fighters.
     
  78. @LTFT
    I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.

    banned for calling a white person “white devil”

    By “banned” I’m assuming you mean “admitted to Harvard”?

  79. @Jenner Ickham Errican

    Jack D — October 28, 2018 at 1:57 pm GMT

    I used to think that the antisemitic commentary around here was relatively harmless and within American First Amendment traditions but now I wonder – is such talk dangerous because it may inspire less stable individuals to violent actions?
     
    http://www.unz.com/isteve/anti-semitic-far-right-terrorist-attacks-synagogue/#comment-2595355 (#104)

    Tell us all about your project to track iSteve commenters for potential contradictions.

  80. @Jack D
    You didn't print the rest of my comment where I said that you should be doxxed and lose your job and unz.com should be shut down and its archives burned.

    No, wait, I didn't say any of that. I acknowledged American 1st Amendment traditions (actually more than traditions - actually Constitutional requirements) and I wondered how we should deal with the fact that the internet seems to have supercharged certain nutjobs. The bigger problem is not so much right wing anti-Semitic Christian nutjobs (the Pittsburgh synagogue shooter notwithstanding) but right wing Islamic nutjobs (who are, by coincidence, also anti-Semitic) - thousands of young Muslims (and Christian converts to Islam) have been enticed to do jihad by this internet stuff. It's a real problem, maybe even more so than guns themselves (Americans always had guns but we didn't always have mass shooters) and no one (including me) knows how to fix it without throwing the baby out with the bath water, but that doesn't mean it's not a problem.

    It’s a real problem, maybe even more so than guns themselves (Americans always had guns but we didn’t always have mass shooters) and no one (including me) knows how to fix it without throwing the baby out with the bath water, but that doesn’t mean it’s not a problem.

    Regarding broad legal speech and the abundance of guns in America, there is no problem. I responded to your concerns back then:

    Totally irrelevant.

    Life is full of danger. The mortality rate for each person stands at 100%, AFAICT. If Jews or any other group or individuals are afraid of being physically attacked, they should arm up and be capable fighters.

  81. The Dayton (Left wing) shooter killed 9 people with 41 shots in 30 seconds before the police shot him, so I don’t think being armed is the complete answer. You might get the time to kill the shooter down to less than 30 seconds but you might also have a shooter with better aim and who is able to position himself in a location that he can defend for more than 30 seconds. Whitman, the Texas tower killer, lasted 96 minutes.

    BTW, most synagogues nowadays, at least in wealthy suburbs, have both uniformed and plain clothes security so that Jews have taken your advice. It’s true that in the long run we are all dead but I’d prefer that it be from natural causes and not a .223 round.

    • Replies: @Jenner Ickham Errican

    It’s true that in the long run we are all dead but I’d prefer that it be from natural causes and not a .223 round.
     
    They way things are going socio-politically, death by 5.56, .308, 9mm, etc. may well come to be seen as pretty natural. OTOH, death by say, HK 4.6x30mm or .50 Beowulf would be more unusual.
  82. The TV station is, of course, after publicity. What a surprise!

    Why would the kids, having been there and done that, care about being banned. They have likely already moved on to the next “entertainment park” racket.

  83. @M Krauthammar
    If the police patrolled white communities with the same violence that they patrol poor black neighborhoods, there would be a revolution. Every black man in America faces a symbolic chokehold every time he leaves his home.
    Cops routinely hurt and humiliate black people because that is what they are paid to do. Virtually every objective investigation of a US law enforcement agency finds that the police, as policy, treat African Americans with contempt.
    All this has to stop.
    Lindsey Vonn, Kim Kardashian and Heidi Klum chose the right side by mixing with black blood and they should be welcomed into the Black Gene pool.
    White women will be the Weapon that Black men will use in this virtual race war against White supremacy.

  84. @Harry Baldwin
    During the lead up to the Iraqi war, when Krauthammer was a leading France-bashing neocon, Joe Sobran suggested he change his name to "Froghammer."

    Harry Baldwin:

    Both Sobran and Sam Francis are sorely missed; the former for his wit and the latter for his political analysis!

  85. @LTFT
    I agree that it’s a bit much to make this “news,” but I certainly don’t mind if these kids are banned, in the same way I don’t mind if white kids were banned for using the n-word or black kids were banned for calling a white person “white devil” or something.

    groveling will only make them hate you more.

  86. @Jenner Ickham Errican

    The Manhunt Intensifies
     
    Some good news!— They’ve seen Kyle and he’s doing OK.

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ECXdTMBX4AAWqgC.jpg

    The kid third from the left, It’s a girl, baby!!! Now they even have women trolling.

  87. @anon
    Meanwhile, in the Tragic Dirt of Toontown...

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fiUX2kduy-o

    Truly our ancestors walk among us.

  88. @Jack D
    The Dayton (Left wing) shooter killed 9 people with 41 shots in 30 seconds before the police shot him, so I don't think being armed is the complete answer. You might get the time to kill the shooter down to less than 30 seconds but you might also have a shooter with better aim and who is able to position himself in a location that he can defend for more than 30 seconds. Whitman, the Texas tower killer, lasted 96 minutes.

    BTW, most synagogues nowadays, at least in wealthy suburbs, have both uniformed and plain clothes security so that Jews have taken your advice. It's true that in the long run we are all dead but I'd prefer that it be from natural causes and not a .223 round.

    It’s true that in the long run we are all dead but I’d prefer that it be from natural causes and not a .223 round.

    They way things are going socio-politically, death by 5.56, .308, 9mm, etc. may well come to be seen as pretty natural. OTOH, death by say, HK 4.6x30mm or .50 Beowulf would be more unusual.

  89. @Cloudbuster
    From the Twitter comments:

    https://twitter.com/November_Amber/status/1163631500711092226

    Use it as a teaching moment. Then move on. If universal wants to do something maybe they could pay for them to go up to DC and go to the holocaust museum. So they learn something. What does banning them teach them? That their edginess worked?

    Excellent idea. The snapshot of them doing the Nazi salute and okay sign at the holocaust museum will be fantastic!

    From the Twitter comments:

    Use it as a teaching moment. Then move on. If universal wants to do something maybe they could pay for them to go up to DC and go to the holocaust museum. So they learn something. What does banning them teach them? That their edginess worked?

    — Mephistopheles Muse (@November_Amber) August 20, 2019

    I would suggest that a better idea would be for the boys to simply be taught, primarily by their parents, that (a) such behavior is not acceptable in public, even if for no other reason than that it is grossly rude, impolite, anti-social and insensitive; and (b) that genocide– whether of Jews, Armenians, Kulaks, Cambodians, or anyone else– is never a laughing matter.

    Send the kids to a Holocaust museum? Might they then not begin to question why there are so many such shrines dedicated to this one particular genocide yet so few, if any such shrines dedicated to other genocides and mass atrocities? Might the lads not even wonder why what was a generic word, holocaust, has been co-opted into a proper noun to refer to this one particular genocide? Why should the Nazi genocide of Jews warrant such special treatment anymore than the mass murders and other horrors of Communism, to take what is perhaps the most salient example, should? (To say nothing of how the Nazi genocide has been exploited by Zionists and various racketeers.)

    I would contend that all of what I have cited above, along with the incessant scolding and guilt-tripping of White gentiles that too many Jews promote or at least support, actually does more to exacerbate anti-Jewish sentiment than to lessen it. To such Jews I say, as a Jew myself, enough already! This is no way to repay the exceptional kindness that a predominately White, predominately Christian United States of America has shown us!

    • Replies: @Cloudbuster
    genocide– whether of Jews, Armenians, Kulaks, Cambodians, or anyone else– is never a laughing matter

    Comedy is a time-honored response to tragedy. Only humorless, virtue-signaling scolds think otherwise. Lighten up, Francis.
  90. @Jack D
    In English we wouldn't call this thing a carousel even though it does turn in circles. Carousel is pretty much confined to the old fashioned kind of merry-go-round with wooden horses, etc. I think the correct word is amusement park ride.

    I made the same mistake in German, so thanks for helping me out.

    OTOH – Disney calls their newish amusement park rides Carousels of progress (I must admit, I have thought such a thing possible and therefore looked it up):

    http://www.themagicinpixels.com/2019/02/carousel-progress-walts-favorite/

    (The basis for this kind of changing linguistic habits is something else completely – and has a lot to do with nostalgia, I guess).

    • Replies: @Jack D
    The Carousel of Progress ( It's anything but newish - I saw the original at the '64 World's Fair) is not really an "ride". It's a rotating theater. You sit and the whole theater revolves (slowly) to reveal various scenes from the early days of electricity (the original sponsor was General Electric) to today. The actors are animatronic robots.
  91. @Dieter Kief
    I made the same mistake in German, so thanks for helping me out.

    OTOH - Disney calls their newish amusement park rides Carousels of progress (I must admit, I have thought such a thing possible and therefore looked it up):

    http://www.themagicinpixels.com/2019/02/carousel-progress-walts-favorite/

    (The basis for this kind of changing linguistic habits is something else completely - and has a lot to do with nostalgia, I guess).

    The Carousel of Progress ( It’s anything but newish – I saw the original at the ’64 World’s Fair) is not really an “ride”. It’s a rotating theater. You sit and the whole theater revolves (slowly) to reveal various scenes from the early days of electricity (the original sponsor was General Electric) to today. The actors are animatronic robots.

  92. @Dissident

    From the Twitter comments:

    Use it as a teaching moment. Then move on. If universal wants to do something maybe they could pay for them to go up to DC and go to the holocaust museum. So they learn something. What does banning them teach them? That their edginess worked?

    — Mephistopheles Muse (@November_Amber) August 20, 2019
     

    I would suggest that a better idea would be for the boys to simply be taught, primarily by their parents, that (a) such behavior is not acceptable in public, even if for no other reason than that it is grossly rude, impolite, anti-social and insensitive; and (b) that genocide-- whether of Jews, Armenians, Kulaks, Cambodians, or anyone else-- is never a laughing matter.

    Send the kids to a Holocaust museum? Might they then not begin to question why there are so many such shrines dedicated to this one particular genocide yet so few, if any such shrines dedicated to other genocides and mass atrocities? Might the lads not even wonder why what was a generic word, holocaust, has been co-opted into a proper noun to refer to this one particular genocide? Why should the Nazi genocide of Jews warrant such special treatment anymore than the mass murders and other horrors of Communism, to take what is perhaps the most salient example, should? (To say nothing of how the Nazi genocide has been exploited by Zionists and various racketeers.)

    I would contend that all of what I have cited above, along with the incessant scolding and guilt-tripping of White gentiles that too many Jews promote or at least support, actually does more to exacerbate anti-Jewish sentiment than to lessen it. To such Jews I say, as a Jew myself, enough already! This is no way to repay the exceptional kindness that a predominately White, predominately Christian United States of America has shown us!

    genocide– whether of Jews, Armenians, Kulaks, Cambodians, or anyone else– is never a laughing matter

    Comedy is a time-honored response to tragedy. Only humorless, virtue-signaling scolds think otherwise. Lighten up, Francis.

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    Comedy is a time-honored response to tragedy.
     
    I was rather surprised when a woman I know who is a daughter of survivors of the Nazi genocide told me that the Mel Brooks film The Producers was a favorite not just of her's but of her mother's as well.

    I recall reading an article several years ago in which a conversation as follows was recounted between Mel Brooks and a young grandson of his who had just watched the acclaimed work of parody in-question. Paraphrasing from memory:

    Child: I'm confused, was Hitler supposed to be a good guy or a bad guy?

    Brooks: A bad guy. A very bad guy.

    Child: Then why did he make me laugh?

    Brooks: Hitler didn't make you laugh. I made you laugh.

    It may be germane here to point-out that there is something obvious that my acquaintance, her mother, Brooks, and his grandson all had in common with each other. Just how funny would you have found the boys' antics had they involved an event which had claimed the lives of ancestors or loved ones of yours? Can I be blamed for wondering?
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    genocide– whether of Jews, Armenians, Kulaks, Cambodians, or anyone else– is never a laughing matter

    Comedy is a time-honored response to tragedy. Only humorless, virtue-signaling scolds think otherwise. Lighten up, Francis.

    Comedy is a time-honored response to tragedy.

    I was rather surprised when a woman I know who is a daughter of survivors of the Nazi genocide told me that the Mel Brooks film The Producers was a favorite not just of her’s but of her mother’s as well.

    I recall reading an article several years ago in which a conversation as follows was recounted between Mel Brooks and a young grandson of his who had just watched the acclaimed work of parody in-question. Paraphrasing from memory:

    Child: I’m confused, was Hitler supposed to be a good guy or a bad guy?

    Brooks: A bad guy. A very bad guy.

    Child: Then why did he make me laugh?

    Brooks: Hitler didn’t make you laugh. I made you laugh.

    It may be germane here to point-out that there is something obvious that my acquaintance, her mother, Brooks, and his grandson all had in common with each other. Just how funny would you have found the boys’ antics had they involved an event which had claimed the lives of ancestors or loved ones of yours? Can I be blamed for wondering?

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