June 28, 2022

The Back-Slapping Glad-Handers Edition

Hackwhackers finds another word being stripped of its meaning by the Newspeak practitioners.

First Draft: The will to power.

Sen. Cornyn is coming for the entire 20th century, probably including women's suffrage. Bark Bark Woof Woof.

"And I don't give a damn about my bad reputation": The Rectification of Names on Trump's "Deep State".

Bonus Rudy & others from Buttermilk Sky.

Done for free by M. Bouffant. Maybe I'll look in the suggestion box (mbru@crooksandliars.com.) tomorrow.

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