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Genius Idea: Cancel Gone With the Wind

Genius Idea: Cancel Gone With the Wind

Since our PD Book Club pick for the this month is To Kill a Mocking Bird, our staff felt that we...

EU: Greek Yogurt Can Only Be Greek

EU: Greek Yogurt Can Only Be Greek

In the off chance you were lamenting last year’s Brexit Vote, just know that Britain’s leaving in...

With Love From Bulgaria

With Love From Bulgaria

Sure, Zimbabwe’s in the middle of a military coup-non-coup, but have you checked your mail...

India and Carrying Gold

India and Carrying Gold

We have mentioned the Indian love affair with all things gold in the past, but with India’s...

Memory Lane Monday: Davutoglu and Daash

Memory Lane Monday: Davutoglu and Daash

Since last year’s attempted “coup” Erdogan has been the strongman on everyone’s mind when it...

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.

Sumptuary Laws Part 1: Ancient Greece and Rome

We’d rather smell the coffee.By definition. As much fun as spotlighting the daily bits of ulcer-inducing tyrannies the mainstream media celebrates, our staff has decided that we’d much rather go back for a wider historical context to show that today’s authoritarians aren't exactly reinventing the wheel.

Let’s talk sumptuary laws.

Memory Lane Monday: Gay Today

No beard, no terror?Ivan Okhlobystin, you know, those are some pretty gay specs for someone that’s not gay...As everyone changes their Avatar to reflect those killed by a Daash operative (of course, the man’s father swears his son was never affiliated with terror, “No radicalism, no. He doesn’t have a beard even.”) at gay club Pulse this weekend in Florida, PD would like to focus on the oddity that in a time when Oregon has ruled that you can list yourself as, “Non-binary,” so many are surprised that there are those governments and groups in the world that actually prosecute and execute homosexuality.

Just Sayin’: Kinder Keeping PEDIGA Swimsuit Ready

Live happier.Bars of sweet hatred. German citizens are eschewing their beloved Kinder chocolate bars as of late, and not just because of how all Social Media has made it their holy jihad to inform everyone that, “Swimsuit season is coming.”

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