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Jen the Libertarian

Jul 13, 2020

Things happened outside The Discourse over the past week, including the Trump administration trying to either force universities to open or force foreign students to go home, some more SCOTUS decisions that are quite significant, and the commutation of Roger Stone's prison sentence 

It's been a busy week 


Jul 10, 2020

Awful lot of gaslighting and strawmannirg and willfully (?) misinterpreting certain things this week...

Of course this is about The Letter but also about Taylor Lorenz and clickbait culture and the insane reactions people have had to both stories and wow things have been crazy the past few days


Jul 6, 2020

We had an abbreviated holiday week with featured a bit of bad and good news on the unemployment front, conditions worsening drastically in HK (and how we can't really help), and the return of a story I first covered waaaaaaaay back when I first started making content - the Shitty Media Men list 

(yeah I know I missed a...


Jul 3, 2020

So about Parler, the hot new free speech no "censorship" platform that...well...isn't quite 

Spoiler alert - yeah you might want to go ahead and delete your account before someone decides to sue Parler over something you said on the...


Jun 29, 2020

We've got unemployment claims leveling off at an alarmingly high number, Trump extending the green card ban until the end of the year and adding in some more groups of people who can't come to the US, a whole discussion about a noose, and idiots tearing down statues

On the bright side we do have grand jury charges...