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Baptist News: Evangelicals have killed Christianity in America

Writing in the Baptist News, Miguel De La Torre — a progressive professor at Denver’s Iliff School of Theology — denounces evangelicals who “forgive” Trump for his myriad sins and support child-molesters like Roy Moore, saying that they embrace a … Continue reading

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Scott Walker is terrified that Democrats will win special elections to fill vacant seats, so he's leaving thousands of Wisconsinites without state reps

Wisconsin governor Scott Walker — whose reign has been haunted by scandal and propped up by out-of-state dark money — has announced that he will not call special elections to fill seats in the Wisconsin legislature, following on from Democratic … Continue reading

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Majority of Democrats now hold favorable views of mass-murdering simpleton George W Bush

Whenever we drive on the Ronald Reagan Expressway, my daughter asks me to remind her what Reagan was famous for, and I have to recount as much as I can recall: brought us to the brink of nuclear extinction, murdered … Continue reading

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Academic audit of HUD budget finds $21 trillion (yes, trillion) in unaccounted-for spending since 1998

After an audit found that the Department of Defense couldn’t account for $6.5 trillion in non-black-budget spending, Michigan State University State and Local Government Finance and Policy Chair Mark Skidmore assembled a team to audit the Housing and Urban Development … Continue reading

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A 1×1 tracking pixel was used as evidence of treason against 30,000 Turks, sent tens of thousands to jail

When Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s Turkish government took reprisals against hundreds of thousands of people suspected to have been involved in the failed coup of 2016, one of the criteria they used for whom to round up for indefinite detention as … Continue reading

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New York Times profiles a sleazy Twitter follower-farm, the sleazy serial liar who made millions on it, and the celebs, politicians, sports figures and "influencers" who paid him

Devumi is a sleazy Twitter-bot farm founded by German Calas, a serial liar who buys wholesale Twitter bots from even scummier bottom-feeders than him, and pays a series of low-waged patsies to direct them to follow people who want to … Continue reading

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The new marketing career: What do you need to do to remain relevant?

jQuery(‘#audioplayer-2bdf098956846ba2c0d2462118b0e6c0-44324’).on(‘play’, function() { window.dataLayer = window.dataLayer || []; window.dataLayer.push({ ‘event’: ‘podcast-play’, ‘played-podcast’: ‘http://traffic.libsyn.com/marketingcompanion/MarkEpisode.mp3?dest-id=146188’ }); }); By Mark Schaefer On the new Marketing Companion episode Tom Webster and I explore our illogical work histories and what we’re doing to assure that … Continue reading