Tag Archives: Matt Taibbi

The “Comfort” of Conspiracy Theories

Blowhard, Esq. writes: A common objection to conspiracy theories is that the worldview that conspiracy theories reflects is more psychologically comforting than the actual reality. The objection goes something like this, “You think that X event was the result of … Continue reading

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Paleo Retiree writes: Adrian Hyland delivers a thoroughly-reported big-picture piece about the carb wars. Yo, baby. Manosphere vet Matt Forney on what it’s like to be interviewed by ABC. A short q&a with the very reasonable and intelligent architecture critic … Continue reading

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Quote Du Jour

Paleo Retiree writes: The best thing I’ve read today comes from Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi: With 300 million possible entrants in the race, how did we end up with two guys who would both refuse to bring a single case … Continue reading

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