Shifra on November 14, 2016
Well, at least he’s not handing out safety pins. Via NYT. ‘Depressed’ Robert De Niro: Trump Election Makes Me ‘Feel Like I Did After 9/11’ Suicide hotlines receive record number of calls after Trump win
Tammy on May 2, 2016
But wasn’t he trying to create ‘safe spaces’ for us hopeless little people when he was trying to ban the Big Gulp? Bloomberg is, after all, the poster child for the Nanny State. Government interference sends a constant message that we need to be protected from ourselves. Of course this contributes to the conditioning of students who then also believe they need to be protected from the world in general. Via Mediaite. The one time possible Presidential contender gave a commencement address this weekend to the University of Michigan and was faced with boos and jeers from the audience at the frail suggestion that so-called college “safe spaces” are a bad idea. In his address, Bloomberg blasted the PC culture...
Tammy on April 23, 2016
“Irate” seems to appropriately describe the beaver’s mood. If he was a voter I’d say… TrumpTrain for sure. Just saying. USA Today: Beaver attacks Latvian man, who couldn’t be helped because police thought his report was a prank call Inna Plavoka, editor at the local Seychas daily newspaper, told Latvian Radio 4 that the man, who was referred to only as Sergei, was walking outside late at night when a beaver ran up out of the bushes and bit him in the leg. Knocked to the ground, he tried to get up and run away, only to be bitten again. The beaver then stood guard, refusing to let him get up. In the words of the Latvian Public Broadcasting report:...
Tammy on March 23, 2016
Hurry! Whining academic needs Safe Space! Via Washington Times. An associate professor at the University of North Dakota called the police on two ROTC students carrying replica rifles on campus, saying the group’s practice drills are “highly inappropriate” and “irresponsible” in light of recent school shootings. In a letter Sunday to the Grand Forks Herald, Heidi Czerwiec described the panic she felt when she looked up from her office computer to see “two figures in camo with guns” outside her window. “My first thought is for my students’ and my safety: I grab my phone, crawl under my desk and call 911,” she wrote. The threat, however, was two ROTC students carrying guns on their way to a routine training...