Daniel Sheahan – Guess What? Slavery Was the Cause of the Civil War

There is absolutely no question that slavery was the cause of the civil war. Absolutely none. And yet, my Facebook, twitter, and youtube feeds are full of commenters trying to say that other causes such as states rights, the economy, or anything on the planet OTHER than slavery had to be the cause. This shouldn’t … Continue reading Daniel Sheahan – Guess What? Slavery Was the Cause of the Civil War

Hunter Nash – Never Let A Good Crisis Go To Waste

Hunter recently received the following document from a source at the Justice Department who insists on remaining anonymous. This source maintains that the document survived the alleged crash of former IRS official Lois Lerner’s hard drive.  The contents of this document suggest that it is a planned future statement of Congressional leadership in the unlikely event of a catastrophic economic … Continue reading Hunter Nash – Never Let A Good Crisis Go To Waste

Commentatulus – Distracted Nihilism: The Failure of Existentialism

“I suppose if we couldn’t laugh at things that don’t make sense, we couldn’t react to a lot of life.” ~ Bill Watterson Existentialism is perhaps one of the most prevalent philosophies of the modern west, despite the majority of its proponents not only not realizing that they believe in it, but also not even … Continue reading Commentatulus – Distracted Nihilism: The Failure of Existentialism

Wandering Falcon – Shigurui

The way of the sword is the way of death. How are you all erstwhile companions of the be-webbed road? I have just recovered from a bout of near complete insanity, don’t mix your prescription steroids kids. And on my return to reality I watched… this. It didn’t help.