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By the mariner (Wed Dec 04, 2013 at 10:04:33 PM EST) TNC sucks, the atlantic (all tags)
as a continuation of my previous diary in which i contended that the widely understood meaning of the word "bigot" is not sensibly applicable to alec baldwin for his ridiculous gay-slur laced outbursts at paparazzi and whoever else, i offer the following link to someone who makes the same argument with more care than i have time for:

http://www.partiallyexaminedlife.com/2013/11/29/what-the-word-bigot-actually-means-and-why-it-is-important/

i kinda liked "TNC," one of the internet's closest friends, when he first showed up on the 'tubes several years ago, but his really sleazy rhetorical tactics are much too much.


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By the mariner (Fri Oct 18, 2013 at 10:18:29 PM EST) fermented beverage review, right winger, the atlantic (all tags)
as i've written elsewhere, i let my subscription lapse in 2007 or so because of their ridiculous britney spears cover. the general direction of the magazine in the meantime has vindicated my decision, i'd say. if anything i hung on too long.

but a link:

http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2013/10/its-time-return-of-the-atlas-shrugged-guy/280641/


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