Top 10 Things Leftists Like (aka Stuff Leftist People Like #1-10)


Two years ago, the satirical site Stuff White People Like (SWPL) debuted with the self-description: “This is a scientific approach to highlight and explain stuff white people like. They are pretty predictable.” Author Christian Lander released a book last year compiling the first 100 items in his list, and plans a follow-up release next month [...]

Top 10 Things Leftists Like (aka Stuff Leftist People Like #1-10)


Two years ago, the satirical site Stuff White People Like (SWPL) debuted with the self-description: “This is a scientific approach to highlight and explain stuff white people like. They are pretty predictable.” Author Christian Lander released a book last year compiling the first 100 items in his list, and plans a follow-up release next month [...]

Obama Misquoted: “I Looked Fierce on the Cover of The Advocate!”


President Barack Obama demonstrated his pro-gay credentials last week by having Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett renounce comments she had made that 15-year-old gay suicide victim Justin Aaberg had been bullied because of a “lifestyle choice” he had made. Obama backed up Jarrett by announcing at an MTV townhall meeting that being gay is “not a [...]

Leftist Graffiti Artist Banksy Gets Bankrolled by “The Simpsons”


Anonymous leftist hipster graffiti artist Banksy has made a name for himself painting agitprop scenes on walls and bridges throughout his native Bristol, London, and other international locations. Banksy is recognized for his mostly black-and-white, stenciling technique resembling that of fellow American artist Shepard “Hope” Fairey and old Soviet propaganda posters. His painted scenes advocate [...]

Bigotry In Between Every Line


“I’m particularly offended by these people who want to take the nation back… If you read the Republican Contract with America, you can see the bigotry in between every line.” – Maida Odom, One Nation Working Together rally attendee, October 2, 2010 In a desperate, last-ditch attempt to salvage their miserable midterm election prospects, Democrats [...]

Race Relations Real and Imagined on “Housewives of D.C.”


“The Real Housewives of D.C.” (RHODC) is the most political entry in the Housewives series to date, and not just because it’s set in the nation’s capital and features the ladies attending political fundraisers, constituent-legislator meetings with D.C. council members, and pow wows with ambassadors from Nigeria and Burkina-Faso. RHODC is the fifth entry in [...]

Tyranny, Subjectivity, and Collective Punishment on TV’s “Hell’s Kitchen”


I wanted to like the cooking show “Hell’s Kitchen,” but after watching the first two episodes of the current season, I find I must label it a grim, joyless spectacle blotting the landscape of reality TV. The program is currently in the middle of its eighth season, and while it obviously has a big following, [...]

Hot Post: “The Social Network”: Glorifying Litigation Over Innovation


Editor’s note: This is the Hot Post for this week’s Concession Stand, original post can be seen here Leftists hate movies about business because they don’t understand its function and believe wealth is generated by redistributing it from rich people who “appropriated” it from the masses. Leftists love movies about lawyers, because litigation is the [...]

More Gun Crimes, Less Sanity About Gun Control


Every time a gun crime happens in this country, the mainstream media give it sensationalistic coverage, and so-called liberals cover their mouths with their hands like little girls and then remove them and start howling about the necessity of even more gun control legislation than the historically high levels we have now. As the just [...]

“The Social Network”: Glorifying Litigation Over Innovation


Leftists hate movies about business, because they don’t understand its function and believe wealth is generated by redistributing it from rich people who “appropriated” it from the masses. Leftists love movies about lawyers, because litigation is the primary means by which they can take down prosperous corporations and “spread the wealth around.” No business venture [...]