Author Archives: Selwyn Duke

Democrazy: Venezuela Needs a Military Coup

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke5/24/16
With Venezuela spinning out of control, it’s said that U.S. officials fear a military coup. We ought to ask “Why?” More » • (613 views)

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Drafting Women: Do We Believe in Equality or Don’t We?

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke5/16/16
With Congress poised to possibly require women to register for the draft, reaction from the conservative pundit class has been swift and severe. WND’s Jane Chastain calls it “worse than cowardly,” More » • (744 views)

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I am Barack Obama

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke5/10/16
It’s always hard coming out. But it’s even harder not being true to yourself. So, inspired by Bruce Jenner and other intrepid souls, I’ve decided to finally start living the life I was meant to: I identify as Barack Obama. More » • (838 views)

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Boxing Barbara Boxer: Is “Inequality the Root of All Evil”?

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke4/29/16
“Inequality is the root of all evil” said left-wing senator Barbara Boxer recently, while lecturing a Catholic priest about Catholicism. Boxer claimed to be quoting Pope Francis, referencing a tweet he sent in April 2014. More » • (644 views)

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If Bakers Can be Forced to Service Faux Weddings, so Can Churches

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke4/4/16
As our Great Sexual Heresy continues its march onwards and downwards, state governments have forced bakers, wedding planners, florists and other businessmen to service faux weddings. More » • (809 views)

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Death of America

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke3/18/16
Why This Presidential Election isn’t as Important as People Think • It’s easy to get wrapped up in men and moments. In the current election season, for instance, we may see a candidate appearing to embody all our hopes and dreams (or at least many) and come to assign him country-savior status. More » • (984 views)

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Cupcake Kasich is a (Rather Dull) Tyrant Enabler

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke2/26/16
When Governor John Kasich said recently that he probably should be running in the Democrat Party, he wasn’t kidding. Although seeking office in Cuba might be even more fitting. More » • (737 views)

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Did Justice Scalia Already Give Us the Solution to the Problem of Filling His Seat?

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke2/16/16
The death of the intrepid Justice Antonin Scalia has shaken the political world. If his successor’s appointment cannot be delayed until the next presidency, it’s assured that an unassailable hard-left majority will control the Supreme Court. More » • (752 views)

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NAACP Head Can Use Bad Language When Complaining about Language because He’s “One of the Best Guys”

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke2/3/16
Perhaps NAACP now stands for the National Association for the Advancement of Cursing and Profanity. Don Harris is the white head (yes, he really is white, and reminiscent of a pustule, and, unlike Rachel Dolezal, even identifies as white) of the Maricopa County Chapter of the NAACP. More » • (729 views)

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How to Avoid Being Raped? Just Say No

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke2/3/16
As they circle the drain, Western societies increasingly start to seem like parodies of real civilizations. It’s as if, to twist Shakespeare’s famous line, all the world’s a stage, and all the men and women merely players in a really bad comedy that won’t get past its first season. More » • (712 views)

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GOP Debate: Trump Was the Winner

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke2/1/16
Perhaps it was a first: a man winning a debate by not showing up. That’s my take, anyway, that Donald Trump prevailed at Thursday night’s GOP debate. Although, something curious did happen after the event that gives me pause for thought, but more on that later. More » • (1423 views)

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Is Trump the First “European-conservative” American Presidential Candidate?

SellwynThumbby Selwyn Duke1/27/16
Ever since Donald Trump’s rise to 2016-contender prominence, the rap on him, and perhaps part of his broad appeal, has been that he’s not a conservative. And he’s not — he’s a nationalistic populist. Yet there’s another way to understand The Donald’s professed politics More » • (725 views)

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