lochaber, guillotine enthusiast
Aug 29

Possible? They don’t smell cedar-y (but they are also old). It is a nice smell but given that I am in northern CA (currently extremely on fire), I maybe don’t need straight up fire scent...

Aug 28

I think the second amendment still allows adults to have knives, which are multi-purpose tools unlike firearms.

Nov 12 2019

Now explain the continued existence of Donald J. Trump and how it fits into your dumb little explanation of how capitalism works.

Nov 12 2019

I’m amazed this even got published. I was really thinking there was a firing-level edict against even mentioning the shutdown and firings.

Nov 12 2019

It was a deliberate decision b/c Spanfeller and Great Hill Partners serve the needs of the capitalist class. They are taking a financial loss on this particular group of sites to shut down a voice which could inspire others to ultimately organize towards their doom.

Nov 12 2019

Then how do you explain Donald Trump? A lifelong incompetent fuckup, whose failed business ventures were propped up by enough money and mouth-breathing rubes to guarantee he never actually had to work a day of his life.

Nov 12 2019

Shutting down the only dedicated politics website in your portfolio right before the 2020 election, one of the most consequential of our lifetime, kicks into high gear. Essentially shutting down the second-most highly trafficked website in your portfolio because one out of every twenty five posts rankles you. I’m not Read more

Nov 4 2019

Wait wait wait... Are you saying that coal *doesn’t* grow back if you let the empty mines lie fallow for a couple years?

Nov 3 2019

The thing is, none of this is going to save coal. Coal is dead, the corpse just hasn’t stopped moving around yet.