Nov 23, 2020
There are countless stupid events, decisions, policies, and people in history, so it was a great surprise to see how easy it was to decide on the dumbest thing ever. It was, to put it bluntly, no contest.
The Great Leap Forward had it all -- poor planning, poor execution, newspeak, happy talk, brutal repression, and...
Nov 2, 2020
In this episode I get distracted while working on another topic.
Because of that failure to focus, we cover the origins of left and right political ideologies, the beginnings of fascism, its symbolism, and what special recipe makes a fascist regime fascist.
We also briefly discuss Antifa -- which is, depending on who...