Tag Archives: Jim Goad

Live and Let Die?

It didn’t help my sour mood two Sundays ago to read the story of the Chilean zoo lions killed to save a man who’d leapt into their enclosure in an apparent stab at suicide. According to reports, 20-year-old Franco Luis … Continue reading

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Sex and the Shibboleth

If rape isn’t about sex, there are an awful lot of penises and vaginas that need explaining. –Jim Goad   I’ll always get shit/I’ll always get shit/for acknowledging perversity… –American Head Charge   A week or three back, a Guardian … Continue reading

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The Anti-Assange Cuntspiracy: “Rape”, Rubbers and Revenge!

On the world stage, it looks like errrrrrrybody’s sucking dick regarding Julian Assange, in some form or other. It seems he’s been letting more than just government documents leak all over the place. Says the Mail: Assange, 39, was attending … Continue reading

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Dumbarse Phrases: Democratard Dictum as a Deadly Decree

After reading a particularly potent response to Jim Goad’s ‘Electing Not to Vote’, I wonder if the democratard dictum, “If you don’t vote, you’ve no right to complain” betrays a certain unwitting assumption: namely that one’s freedom of speech is … Continue reading

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“They’re Inhuman and Don’t Need to be Loved…”

As if Morrissey’s PC track record wasn’t sketchy enough, the fucker only goes and arouses the ire of right-on folk everywhere with this charming statement: Did you see the thing on the news about their treatment of animals and animal … Continue reading

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The Myth of Sanctity: The Reality of Sanctimony

Reading a number of interviews with Jim Goad got me thinking about something… I often see women rally together for the express purpose of stamping out domestic violence against themselves – solidarity in sisterhood, and all that… But I also … Continue reading

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