Category: Conspiracy theories
Is Amnesty International Currying Favor With Bush?
I hesitated posting this, as I welcome divergent viewpoints on the Malcontent. But this comment from Chamblee54 is so fraught with moral equivalence and unsubstantiated accusations that I felt compelled to share it, mainly because it illustrates how an (understandable) distrust of Bush has led some to adopt conclusions so irrational — and so dangerous…
No gays in Iran
Ahmadinejad’s thesis has some American support, including a Columbia professor who argues Western cultural imperialists exported homosexuality into the Arab world. He suggests that by encouraging Arabs to adopt a Western homosexual identity, westernized Arab homosexuals have naturally provoked a counter-reaction against the importation of decadent Western culture into their societies. Not surprisingly, the professor…
Is that much of a revelation? Norma just read my mind with her declaration that Paulie Walnuts is the real traitor within the Soprano family. I’m guessing that’s a common view, and thus the only reason it’s likely not to be, as David Chase is never predictable. Slate’s Television Club has similar suspicions: Brian, I’m…