New year, new media? Good luck with that.
As the first full year of President Trump’s time in office wraps up, there’s absolutely no indication the national media want to do anything different, even if there’s every reason they should.
Read more by Eddie Scarry at washingtonexaminer.com
At least our state budget is getting better. Thanks Governor Walker!
I’d like to speak today about what political correctness is, at least in its modern version, what it is not, and what we might do to fight against it.
To begin, we need to understand that political correctness is not about being nice. It’s not simply a social issue, or a subset of the culture wars.
It’s not about politeness, or inclusiveness, or good manners. It’s not about being respectful toward your fellow humans, and it’s not about being sensitive or caring or avoiding hurt feelings and unpleasant slurs.
But you’ve heard this argument, I’m sure. PC is about simple respect and inclusiveness, they tell us. As though we need progressives, the cultural enforcers, to help us understand that we shouldn’t call someone retarded, or use the “N” word, make hurtful comments about someone’s appearance, or tolerate bullies.
If PC truly was about kindness and respect, it wouldn’t need to be imposed on us. After all, we already have a mechanism for the social cohesion PC is said to represent: it’s called manners. And we already have specific individuals charged with insuring that good manners are instilled and upheld: they’re called parents.
Read more by Jeff Deist at Mises.org
just remember there are adults who believe in Barack Obama
. . . and in Hillary Clinton.
The Republican Party of Milwaukee County wishes you a Merry Christmas!
Yes, we wish you a Merry Christmas!
A generic “Happy Holidays” doesn’t do it justice.
Something irrelevant to your life just happened and now I’m going to blow it out of proportion for days to keep you distracted from what’s really going on.