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Addendum: An open letter to a fake doctor

Posted by That Other Mike on 07/11/2009

Dear “Dr” Kate :

Following my previous post, I thought I’d check in, see if maybe you’d actually, you know, grown a brain cell or two in the meantime.

Unfortunately, this seems not to have happened – you’re still an ignorant douchesack. Have fun propagating your failed memes!

Love,

The Reality-Based Community

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Birfer Madness, Part 20 Million

Posted by That Other Mike on 08/08/2009

They’ve finally, without equivocation or doubt, slipped into self-parody on a grand scale.

Via Rumproast.

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Noodling, the White Rose, Birthers and Somewhere People Talk Like in Fargo

Posted by That Other Mike on 08/03/2009

I’ve been noodling around the internet lately reading a good bit about a variety of subjects as they take my fancy, but there have been two major preoccupations for me of late: webcomics, and birthers.

As you can all see, I have a section of blogroll on the left where I list the webcomics which have particularly caught my attention. If you’ve ever dipped into them, you’ll have noticed that they’re a pretty diverse bunch: they range from the abstract, like XKCD and Circle versus Square, to the anime-influenced Questionable Content and the semi-photo realist style of Dr McNinja.

The basic thing that links all of them, though, is that they are all pretty sharp and have good ideas; the writing is usually fresh and funny, and often thought-provoking, as in the case of Subnormality, which is really the one I wanted to bring to your attention.
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