Posted in Top Stories

What Can Satire Creators Do With Crowdfunding Money?

Just now we talked about crowdfunding sites as useful things for satire creators, fans, patrons, investors. Before talking, as promised, about the different criteria you might use when choosing a crowdfunding site, we’d like to remind you of a few…

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Posted in Internets Tubes Talky Pictures

Indie Satire Fans and Patrons: Crowdfunding is Like Voting. Use it, or Lose it!

Crowdfunding, royalties and patronage are like voting. You may think your vote doesn’t count. But if everybody thought that, it would be the worst case scenario every time. Dig deep, my friends!

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Posted in War Zone

CIA Hymnbook: Government Beatitudes (VII)

Blessed are the poor in Syria, For our planes shall hurl down hellfire. Blessed are those in Mosul, For they shall be cremated.

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Posted in War Zone

CIA Hymnbook (VI): Satanic Psalm 23 (The Government’s my Saviour)

1 The government’s my saviour; I shall not dissent. 2 He telleth me lies of great imposture; he swiftly stealeth from me, yet still he launders.

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Posted in War Zone

CIA Hymnbook (V): Sanctus, Benedictus

God is great; and we all know and agree that the Government is the Greatest God of All! So here’s a hymn to their humble servants.

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Posted in Human Interest

It’s Not Just Theists Who Help the Homeless

I met a guy called Chris about a decade ago, at university; and he was very interested in some new projects of his.

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Posted in Books, Newspapers & Misc Entertainment

Patreon and Confidentiality

Just a quick pointer about Patreon: if you make a monthly pledge (it’s easy to modify the amount or remove them at quite short notice!), I don’t think this information is publicly disclosed on the site.

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Posted in Human Interest Society

Is There a Hard-Headed Economic Case for Abandoning LGBTphobia?

Curious: have any governments or NGOs made the hard-headed economic case to other countries about not persecuting sexual minorities? I would imagine that certain prejudices, because they drive people into the underworld, have a detrimental economic effect.

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Posted in Politics War Zone

Trump Should Attack Russia to Take Heat off RussiaGate Scandal, Experts Say

WASHINGTON – Politicians and media pundits from both political perspectives have called on President Trump to attack Russia as soon as possible to prove once and for all that he is not colluding with Russia. “The only way for Trump…

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Posted in Books, Newspapers & Misc Entertainment

Freedom of Speech, Offense and Satire (Interview 1: Dan Geddes)

The first interview is with Glossy News Stalwart and editor of The Satirist, Dan Geddes.  Question 1 (From Alexander Pope)

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Posted in Society World News

Sarcastic Thought Experiment: Accommodating Superstition, Accommodating Men

There is a protest in Tibet because a local cult forbids Buddhist nuns to drink alcohol. (This is a purely imaginary conceit of mine, of course!) The Chinese Communist Party (CCP), faced with the opposition of the locals, decides to…

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Posted in Books, Newspapers & Misc

Is There a Libertarian Sensibility?

Medium is a great place to find interesting journals. And I’ve been running UniLib Journal (Universal Libertarianism) for quite some time. We’ve got some great writers! But my economic views are not necessarily that similar to the economic right or…

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Posted in Internets Tubes

Reaction GIFs: Is There Any Way to Finally Roll Back the Tide?

How ‘ironic’ (Alanis-stylee) to see this article recently: How To Use Emoticons Memes and GIFs in Social Marketing Given I finally sold out and did my first reaction GIF not so long ago…

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Posted in Books, Newspapers & Misc

Disturbing Speculative Fiction / Alternative History Novel: Auschwitz in Essex

Inkitt has provided a voice for many budding novelists (or are there some very experienced ones too?) to write novel serials.

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