What it Means to be “Uncucked,” or to “Uncuck” Oneself

Perhaps you wonder why this site is called “Unbowed, Unbent, Uncucked,” or why I want people to “uncuck” themselves. In all likelihood, you know the phrase “Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken.” My version is “Unbowed, Unbent, Uncucked.” “Unbowed” denotes a refusal to submit. “Unbent” indicates a straightening from a previously bent state. “Uncucked” means you must uncuck yourself. “Uncuck, Uncucked…What Are You …

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Social Media: What’s in it for You?

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Social media has grown from a means to stay in touch with old friends into something many can’t live without. More and more people are dropping television, and getting news from social media. As I spent increasing amounts of time on Facebook and Twitter, I wondered, “What am I getting out of this? Is this worth …

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So You Still Don’t Understand GamerGate…

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GamerGate started almost two years ago, and has mostly left the public consciousness. Still, many people don’t understand what it is all about. GamerGate can be summarized as a push for ethical journalism (particularly in the gaming press) and a fight against far-left social justice warriors (SJWs). Despite the seemingly separate nature of those two issues, ethical …

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Conservative Jews are Becoming SJWs

After years decrying the left’s invoking identity politics to address criticism, conservative Jews are sniping at right-wingers with the “anti-semite” card. John Podhoretz is lambasting conservative Jews who have decided to support Donald Trump. Conservative Jews like Jonah Goldberg, Ben Shapiro, and Bethany Mandel are crying “harassment” and feeding the trolls, which leads to more “harassment.” Podhoretz: “I decide …

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