Author Archives: The Ancient Randonneur

About The Ancient Randonneur

A randonneur and epicure without a sinecure.

On How To Be Insensitive

Maybe insensitive doesn’t get to just how completely stupid this idea might be. You know, optics and all being that we are only about a 90 minute drive from Newtown. Evidently, dead kindergartener, first graders and educators isn’t enough for … Continue reading

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Sanford Returns From AT

Disgraced former South Carolina Governor Mark Sanford  will run for Congress: Sanford has been expected to run for weeks, and a source close to him told The Hill earlier this week that he’d planned to announce his decision this week before saying … Continue reading

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The Universe Is In Us

Sometimes we just need to remember where we came from.

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Day of the Jackal

John Cole gives that filthy whoremongering jackal Rush Limbaugh and his supporters a good solid punch in the teeth. Limbaugh and his supporters in the GOP continue their War on Women.

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“… one god further.”

“An atheist is just somebody who feels about Yahweh the way any decent Christian feels about Thor or Baal or the golden calf. We are all atheists about most of the gods that humanity has ever believed in. Some of … Continue reading

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The Most Eloquent and Honest “Fuck You” in the History of Ever

(H/T Balloon Juice)

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Real Racists Do Real Things

Further evidence that Ta-Nehisi Coates is one of the finest and most thought provoking writers on the internet. When a professor of history calls Barack Obama a “Food Stamp President,” it isn’t a mistake to be remedied through clarification; it … Continue reading

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