My Dribble – Daily Articles About Nothing Specific

President Trump takes third swing at #Charlottesville statement, strikes out bigly with reporters, pundits

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President Trump’s big announcement from Trump Tower in New York City Tuesday afternoon was supposed to be about infrastructure, but he managed to guarantee bridges and highways will receive next to no coverage on the cable news shows. Sounds like those of us covering Pence in Buenos Aires are missing an epic presidential infrastructure announcement […]

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‘Second-hand racism’? Joan Walsh encouraged to keep speculating why Hillary isn’t winning

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Joan Walsh, MSNBC contributor and writer for “The Nation,” is wondering why Hillary Clinton isn’t doing much better than she is early in the primary season. Could it be… That excuse might be preferable to the alternative: Oh heavens no! And maybe a little “sexist” thrown in for good measure. Go figure!

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Something Terrifying Is Happening Inside This Abandoned Building In Eastern Europe

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When it comes to urban exploration, learning the histories of targeted locations is important so that you can get some context for what you’re seeing. But sometimes, not knowing is much better. Redditor tylerpaduraru was exploring an abandoned facility in Lithuania when he started noticing signs of occult activity that should’ve convinced him to get […]

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‘Who talks like that?!’ Vox ROYALLY steps in it with headline about Jay-Z

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CNN: We're going to fucking own this news cycle.Vox: Hold my beer. — Rockwell (@Rockwell) July 6, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Please forgive us for our extensive coverage of Vox today, but this is too good (or is it bad?) to be ignored: With 4:44, Jay-Z is being celebrated for owning his mistakes. For a black man, […]

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Touré defends ‘white ally’ Colbert against racism accusations [video]

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http://twitter.com/#!/FirstTeamTommy/status/453261120154116096 MSNBC’s Touré used the word “racist” and “racism” quite a bit in a monologue today, but this time he was defending a person against the allegation instead of throwing it at somebody. Touré, who can find a racist around any corner for almost any reason as long as that person subscribes to the “wrong” […]

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GOP’s Rosa Parks tribute inspires #RacismEndedWhen hashtag

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http://twitter.com/#!/thegarance/status/407198753225834496 The GOP has long had trouble with messaging, and a recent tribute to Rosa Parks was no exception. The GOP’s original tweet seemed to suggest that Parks alone had ended racism. http://twitter.com/#!/GOP/status/407161769069924352 Of course, that tweet was immediately mocked by Michael Moore and others. http://twitter.com/#!/dccc/status/407647741960269824 http://twitter.com/#!/RLM_3/status/407648681911803904 http://twitter.com/#!/robdelaney/status/407182389283016704 http://twitter.com/#!/TheGomez2/status/407660816888918016 The RNC issued a follow-up tweet […]

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25 Insanely Sexist Vintage Valentines

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Let’s objectify, hunt, stalk, pressure, and threaten violence, all in the name of romance! 1. View this image › Kipling West / Via Flickr: kipling_west The subtext: Whether you like it or not. 2. View this image › mitchoconnell.blogspot.com “I hate to steal anything but a hug, but gee…I have no respect for women’s boundaries!” […]

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He’s The Only White Guy In His Neighborhood. What Happened Just Destroyed Any Possible Racism.

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When Reddit user XminusOne moved into a new neighborhood, he noticed he was the only white person there. So after his American flag was stolen, he found this note on his car.   Thanks to this act of kindness, any racial tension was thwarted. Awesome. Source

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