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INAUGURATION REWIND: Remember in 2009 When The Huffington Post Ran This?Posted: January 8, 2017 Filed under: Crime & Corruption, Entertainment, Mediasphere, The Butcher's Notebook, White House | Tags: Amanda Terkel, Barack Obama, Cultural Marxism, Donald Trump, Federal Government, Hate, Huffington Post, Inaguration, journalism, Left Wing Propaganda, Media bias, News satire, Not the Onion, Parody, Progressivism, satire, The Huffington Post, The Onion 2 Comments
Me neither. It’s because it’s not real. It’s a parody.
But you know what the Huffington Post actually did run this week?
This one is real. Not The Onion.
h/t Ed Driscoll – Instapundit
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Kurt Schlichter: ‘What you call ‘privilege’ is just me being better than you…’Posted: May 13, 2014 Filed under: Mediasphere | Tags: Conservatives, Democratic Party (United States), Ku Klux Klan, Left Wing Propaganda, Leftists, Liberal, Marxists, Party leaders of the United States Senate, Race Baiting, Racism, The Boy Who Cried Wolf, United States 3 Comments
For TownHall.com, Kurt Schlichter writes: Liberals have a new word for what normal people call “success.” They call it “privilege,” as if a happy, prosperous life is the result of some magic process related to where your great-great-great-grandfather came from.
It’s the latest leftist argument tactic, which means it is a tactic designed to preventany argument and to beat you into rhetorical submission. Conservatives, don’t play their game.
Call: “Check your privilege!”
Response: “What you call ‘privilege’ is just me being better than you.”
It’s easy to see that this notion that accomplishment comes not from hard work but from some mysterious force, operating out there in the ether, is essential to liberal thought. To excuse the dole-devouring layabouts who form so much of the Democrat voting base, it is critical that they undermine the achievements of those who support themselves. We can’t have the American people thinking that hard work leads to success; people might start asking why liberal constituencies don’t just work harder instead of demanding more money from those who actually produce something.
“Don’t worry about not making sense. They’re college students. They are used to not understanding what people smarter than they are tell them.”
This “Check your privilege” meme is the newest trump card du jour on college campuses and in other domains of progressive tyranny. It morphed into existence from the “You racist!” wolf-cry that is now so discredited that it produces little but snickers even among liberal fellow travelers. After all, if everyone is racist – and to the progressives, everyone is except themselves – then no one is really racist. And it’s kind of hard to take seriously being called “racist” by adherents of a political party that made a KKK kleagle its Senate majority leader.
So how do we deal with this idiocy? Read the rest of this entry »