Guy Fawkes Day links

Happy Guy Fawkes Day! God preserved us from the “secret contrivance and hellish malice of Popish Conspirators.”

How Long Does a Person’s Heart Has To Be Stopped Before Medics Stop Trying to Revive Them?

20 Churches That Look Like Spaceships.

Popular Mechanics: The 110 Best DIY Tips Ever.

Nazi Art Bust: $1 billion worth of paintings Matisse, Picasso, Chagall and more discovered in Munich apartment.

How Much Is G.I. Joe’s Secret Headquarters Worth?

ICYMI, yesterday’s links are here.

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Fire the FBI Chief

American government is supposed to look and sound like George Washington. What it actually looks and sounds like is Henry Hill from Goodfellas: bad suit, hand out, intoning the eternal mantra: “F*** you, pay me.” American government mostly works by interposition, standing between us, the free people at ... Read More
Film & TV

Black Panther’s Circle of Hype

The Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) first infantilizes its audience, then banalizes it, and, finally, controls it through marketing. This commercial strategy, geared toward adolescents of all ages, resembles the Democratic party’s political manipulation of black Americans, targeting that audience through its ... Read More