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Genius Idea: Kentucky Derby Bans

Genius Idea: Kentucky Derby Bans

If Churchill Downs is calling to you next weekend for the Kentucky Derby, you might want to brush...

Egypt Tries Again Yet Again

Egypt Tries Again Yet Again

The Charlie Brown of countries, Egypt refuses to give up on collecting that tourist dinar despite...

Just Sayin’: Le Pen Wants France to Eat French

Just Sayin’: Le Pen Wants France to Eat French

Fresh off her second place election showing and prepping for the homestretch next month, Marine...

Summer’s Coming: Erdogan Issues Emergency Hair Removal Decree

Summer’s Coming: Erdogan Issues Emergency Hair Removal Decree

Since last summer’s coup attempt, Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been freed by his...

Memory Lane Monday: Duterte and Daash

Memory Lane Monday: Duterte and Daash

PD hates to kick your off your week with anything dark, pessimistic or chilling, but we do it...

July Recap: Cultivating Liberty

Putin Trump.It's never too late.In every month’s recap our staff always talks about wanting to be more optimistic come August, September, October, Smarch, etc.

Obviously each month we fail. No, no---there’s no need to sugarcoat it. PD isn’t afraid of honesty.

RIP Juma: Rio 2016 Kills Mascot

Juma.Olympics 2016.For your weekly Olympics update, we have last month’s news of the demise of Juma the jaguar, an incident with so little public outrage that it seemed to prove only that people prefer lions over jaguars.

Maduro’s Military in Charge of Food Distribution

Maduro up in flames.More government sanctioned shopping.Just in case you thought PD was overreacting when we said to get the heck out of dodge Caracas as soon as you could two years ago, we have a little update on that front.

Genius Idea: Pentagon’s Paid Patriotism

America, bitch.Paid pride.On this Genius Idea Friday before America’s Independence Day, our PD staff thought we’d look at the roughly $10 Million of taxpayer funds spent by the Pentagon between 2012 and 2015 on what has been dubbed as, “Paid Patriotism.”

June Recap: Nothing Changes

Coat of paint.Even if gold and the evil eye come together.Each month we meet here for a brief recap, and as PD’s been at this for a couple of years now, it’s a bit interesting to look back at past Junes and see how much, or rather how little, has changed.

Memory Lane Monday: Shiite Climate Science

What's a little gay pride without tear gas?Drought? It must be how women are dressing these days.While Turkey was busy breaking up gay pride gatherings in Istanbul with tear gas and rubber bullets, their neighbor Iran was finally able to nail down why there’s been so little rain this year---immodesty.

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