An obvious right-wing scam: At long last, we’re prepared to admit it:
We sometimes think the new Salon must be a right-wing scam. It must be an effort to create a new “progressive” politics—a politics which will convince the entire country to vote for Republican candidates.
Surely, the kids can’t be this daft, we say. Hence our conspiracy theory!
Alas! A few of the kids may be this daft—and this disconnected from the country. What can you say about work like this from adorable Joanna Rothkopf?
Animals that kill their babies have bigger ballsWhat can you say about work like that? It made us think about a few of her earlier posts:
It's science—we promise
THURSDAY, NOV 13, 2014 03:57 PM EST
Listen to Bryan Cranston narrate an excerpt of “You Have to F**king Eat”People, we aren’t making this up! For this, we sent her to the Sorbonne?
It does not disappoint
WEDNESDAY, NOV 12, 2014 03:03 PM EST
Giant new London café will serve literally nothing but cereal
I want to go to there
THURSDAY, NOV 6, 2014 12:07 PM EST
Man eating nothing but Olive Garden speaks out: “I have not had one meal that was not just perfect”
Alan Martin explains to Salon why he has eaten more than 100 meals from the Olive Garden in the past six weeks
THURSDAY, NOV 6, 2014 11:10 AM EST
The new Salon has loaded its lineup with young, sex-obsessed female writers. But ow! Despite its own lineup, Salon sometimes goes outside the fold to get even more of the same—from AlterNet, for example:
4 fascinating new things we learned about sex this weekIn that silly piddle-jumper, Halper explains why snakes have two penises. Silly girl! Sarah Gray beat her to the topic last week:
Men now have a cancer-based justification for sleeping with lots of women. Plus! A wild discovery about the penis
KATIE HALPER, ALTERNET
FRIDAY, NOV 14, 2014 06:45 AM EST
Science may have uncovered why humans only have one penisFor the record, we don’t believe the new Salon is a right-wing scam. At least, we don’t believe that theory every day of the week.
Snakes have two!
THURSDAY, NOV 6, 2014 05:40 PM EST
But good God, what a remarkable site! We’d love to know how the play is working on a financial basis.