Useless Idiots

Stories about people who are useless to society.

Cato Institute Scholar: NSA Spying Is Good For You

In a recent Chicago Tribune article, Roger Pilon, the VP for legal affairs at the Cato Institute and director of Cato’s Center for Constitutional Studies, had this to say about NSA surveillance: Yes, government officials might conceivably misuse some of the trillions of bits of metadata they examine using sophisticated algorithms. But one abuse is no pattern…

Feminist Bullies Tearing Video Game Industry Apart

Epic piece by Milo Yiannopoulos on Breitbart’s London site. Apparently some of the female feminists have been offering sex to various games journalists in order to get coverage for their cause, along with using threats, intimidation, lies and a host of other nefarious means. Here’s a snippet: Instead of addressing allegations of corruption, examining their…

Women, Trick Your Husbands Into Having Kids

For those of you who work during the day, here’s the kind of programming you’ve been missing:

“Programming” – as in writing a computer “program” or completing a prison “program.”  There’s a reason why television shows and computer code share the same lingo.

hat tip to Chris at Information Liberation

The Question Libertarians Supposedly Can’t Answer

“If your approach is so great, why hasn’t any country anywhere in the world ever tried it?” writes Michael Lind of Salon.com. Supposedly this is the great impossible question which entirely refutes the efficacy of a free and voluntary organization of society.  Lind argues in his article that, since no nation has ever tried it, it…

The Anarchist Prime Minister of Sweden

“It is important to prove that we are not controlled by those committing violent acts… We have groups of young men who believe that you can and should use violence to change society. Let us be clear. This is not okay. We cannot be governed by violence.” -Swedish Prime Minister Fredrik Reinfeldt He sounds like an anarchist…

Lupe Fiasco Kicked Off Stage at Obama Inauguration

Lupe Fiasco played at Obama’s Inauguration and had a few choice words for the prez.  “Gaza strip was getting bombed, Obama didn’t say shit.  That’s why I ain’t vote for him, next one either. I’m part of the problem, my problem is I’m peaceful.” Spin notes that he was kicked off of the stage because:…

Gun Control: Using Threats To Get What We Want

How many of us in our daily lives threaten others with violence to get them to comply with our wishes?  I reckon that the majority of us don’t regularly threaten people.  There is a logical reason for this; when we threaten people we burn social bridges.  Cooperative arrangements between humans are necessary in order for…