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Woman Forced to Sell Daughter to Feed Family: Hunger Plagues 95% of Taliban Afghanistan

How can we separate a despotic government from its oppressed and impoverished people?

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Right Angle

Embrace the Economic Suck: Learning to Love Empty Shelves in the Soviet States of America

A Washington Post columnist tells us to lower expectations — in effect, to embrace the economic suck of short inventories and staffing and endless delays.

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MB2A

As China Crumbles, Progressive Mind Tricks Brainwash U.S. to Think It’s a Mighty Empire

Progressive mind tricks brainwash U.S. to think communist China is a mighty empire, but behind the scenes skyscrapers crumble, food gets made from poison, and even a majestic aircraft carrier proves to be a floating Potemkin Village.

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Right Angle

Right Angle: Backstage (10-19-2021)

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The Virtue Signal

O, No! I’m Living My Dream!! How Fear of Success Cripples Your Future, and How to Conquer It

Do you feel you don’t deserve the rewards of your hard work, or that you stumbled into it and you could easily plummet from the new height?

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Using Code Words to Speak Your Mind: ‘Let’s Go, Brandon!’ Meets Post-Gilligan America

Bill Whittle nails the impact of the “Let’s Go, Brandon!” meme (code words to deride President Biden), and unpacks the consequences of a divided nation in post-Gilligan America.

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MB2A

Culture Glue: How Broadcast TV Bound Us Together in a Way Cable and YouTube Never Can

It’s not just the content of these old shows, but the fact that we all watched them at the same night, at the same time.

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The Virtue Signal

Loser Avoidance: How You Nurture Fear of Failure to Excuse Your Refusal to Try

Is fear of failure the ultimate dream killer, or do you nurture it as an excuse for your refusal to try?

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The Stratosphere Lounge

The Stratosphere Lounge Episode 300

Recorded live before a global audience on Thursday, October 14, 2021.

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Right Angle

Fudging It: Ben & Jerry’s Waffle Cone of Silence About Their Anti-Israel Stance

The founders of Ben & Jerry’s ice cream, get pressed to explain why they’d block sales of their product in the so-called “Occupied Palestinian Territories” (OPT), but not in Georgia or Texas where laws also run afoul of their Progressive stance.

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Nothing to Hide? Solving the Mystery of Southwest Airlines Flight Cancellations

With more than 2,000 Southwest Airlines flights cancelled or delayed in recent days, speculation ran rampant that pilots, upset about the recent COVID-19 vaccine mandate, had staged a sickout.

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MB2A

Let’s Go, Brandon! Decent Conservatives Now Curse Joe Biden in Public without Dropping F-Bomb

The meme explodes, spawns a cottage industry in t-shirts and the like. Bill Whittle explains why “Let’s Go, Brandon!” resonates so deeply.

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The Virtue Signal

To Boost Happiness Bring Back Shame : The Power of External Restraint on Destructive Behavior

Can post-modern society revive the force of shame without making it a governmental power? Who decides what’s shameful?

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Right Angle

Everybody Dies: Why is Brutal, Bloody, Korean, ‘Squid Game’ the ‘Biggest Show Ever’ on Netflix?

Do American audiences have a thirst for blood, or does our world seem so desperately dark and hopeless that we just want to feel something…even if doing so means everybody dies?

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Lower Standards Make a People Stupider and Weaker | Bill Whittle Highlights

In these quick highlights from Bill Whittle’s Moving Back to America series he celebrates the champions of rigor, and lambastes the declining morality that would let a U.S. military leader put a war trophy before the lives of people who helped us in Afghanistan.