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Earlier this week, it came out that Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader, several years ago, had tweeted out a bunch of racist and homophobic stuff. Whether you want to believe him or not, he said he was an idiot, that he’s learned much since then, that he no longer believes that stuff. He seems genuinely […]

The Blue Wave

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On January 17, 2018

The great Democratic gains of 2017 are sure looking even more promising in this young year. In last night’s special election for a state senate seat in northwestern Wisconsin, Democratic candida

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Publicly funded sports stadiums, the grift that keeps on giving. Oh, what a lovely investment the Milwaukee Brewers team is. Mark Attanasio paid $223 million for the Brewers in 2005 and the team is now worth $925 million, according to the latest analysis by Forbes magazine. Pro sports owners almost never lose money. They may […]

Wisconsin Governance

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On June 4, 2016

Wisconsin will feel the wages of Scott Walker and his legislative cronies for a very long time. Wisconsin’s water quality regulators failed to follow their own policies on enforcement against pollut

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Milwaukee

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On April 1, 2016
The three last sociopaths competing for the Republican nomination will be debating this Tuesday in Milwaukee. Of course, they will be pushing visions that are counter to the interests of the people who actually live in Milwaukee, as opposed to the racist white suburbs that are Scott Walker’s base. Desmond’s harrowing data points about the […]

Zoos of the Past

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On November 7, 2015

What would happen if you ran a zoo and decided to put all the big scary American mammals in the same enclosure together? America found out the answer when a former natural history museum curator took

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The End of Tenure in Wisconsin

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On October 29, 2015
Scott Walker and his hacks have destroyed tenure at the University of Wisconsin. This been known for several months as the bill went through the state legislature and Walker’s desk. Given that situation, the Madison campus decided to do the best with the situation and write really strong tenure guidelines for its campus. But last […]
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