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April 2012

Good Deeds

April 28, 2012 // 31 Comments

Alabama I was just ambushed by a distressed middle aged White woman from Georgia who claims to be stranded in Alabama. Although I was skeptical of her story, I gave her a [...]

Millennial Racial Attitudes

April 28, 2012 // 66 Comments

United States Jamelle Bouie at The Nation writes: “The results weren’t heartening. Overall, 46 percent of Millennials agree that the government pays too much [...]

Haiti Project

April 28, 2012 // 22 Comments

OD explores the Congo of the Antilles Alabama In February, OD celebrated Black History Month 2012 by shining a bright light on how freedom has failed in post-colonial Africa. [...]

Starting a Real Conversation

April 27, 2012 // 34 Comments

Takimag Derb has a new column at Takimag called “The Basis of a Real Conversation.” I’m in a blithe mood this afternoon and can’t be bothered to write [...]

American Crossroads: “Cool”

April 27, 2012 // 33 Comments

United States Karl Rove’s super PAC American Crossroads has released this campaign commercial that targets Millennial voters who are disaffected with Obama. Note: I [...]

Niggas in Paris

April 26, 2012 // 18 Comments

France H/T CofCC This is precisely why the West must rid itself of liberal democracy: it turns political power into a numbers game, dissolves the nation into a mathematical [...]

Happy John Wilkes Booth Day!

April 26, 2012 // 61 Comments

OD celebrates our First Annual John Wilkes Booth Day Alabama I propose a toast: to the memory of the great John Wilkes Booth, slayer of tyrants, martyr for liberty, avenger [...]

Jonathan Bowden Has Passed Away

April 26, 2012 // 18 Comments

Britain OD was saddened to learn this afternoon that our irrepressible Nietzschean comrade Jonathan Bowden has died of a heart attack in the UK. I had the pleasure of meeting [...]

The Mob in Mobile

April 25, 2012 // 30 Comments

Alabama A local in Mobile who writes for BRA’s Spectator has done some on the scene reporting. Note: Someone called Randi Rhodes has linked to our “random wingnut [...]

Glenn Beck on Matthew Owens

April 25, 2012 // 50 Comments

Alabama Glenn Beck has come a long way since his days at FOX News: Note: OD was criticized at the time for noticing Beck’s trajectory in Glenn Beck: Restoring Honor and [...]

Rule 10(h): Don’t Be a Good Samaritan

April 23, 2012 // 20 Comments

Pennsylvania H/T Lew Rockwell The Good Samaritan rule from Derb’s The Talk: Nonblack Version generated the most controversy. Personally, I have observed this rule on [...]

Facebook Purged

April 23, 2012 // 34 Comments

Alabama Hunter Wallace is no more on Facebook … purged for “hate speech or singling people out based on race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, gender, [...]
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