Jim Goad

Jim Goad

Jim Goad is the author of four books, including The Redneck Manifesto.<img src="http://www.assoc-amazon.com/e/ir?t=taksmag-20&l=as2&o=1&a=0684838648" width="1" height="1" border="0" alt="" style="border:none !important; margin:0px !important;"He is the former editor of "ANSWER Me!" magazine and currently hosts jimgoad.net. Though many people find him to be beneath contempt, he sincerely claims he doesn't know what the big deal is. At various points he has found employment as a radio host, a country singer, and a cabdriver. He lives in Stone Mountain, Georgia.


Politics

The Ultimate JQ: Religion or Race?

Jun 17 2019

In case you were unfamiliar with the term “The JQ,” it is shorthand for “The Jewish Question,” which has been asked in different forms since

Cultural Caviar

Madonna

Madonna’s Feeling Raped Again

Jun 10 2019

Last Wednesday, The New York Times published a long feature article called “Madonna at Sixty,” which, if the title didn’t telegraph its theme clearly enough

Journalism

Big Tech Still Has A Totalitarianism Problem

Jun 03 2019

The biggest news story of the past few years is one that the mainstream press won’t touch, mainly because the mainstream press is an accomplice

Politics

First They Threw Milkshakes

May 27 2019

In the grand tradition of primates tossing feces at perceived rivals, leftists in the UK have lately taken to throwing milkshakes at right-leaning figures they

Abortion

Why I’m Now Against Abortion

May 20 2019

I despise moralism with every last corrosive drop of my stomach acids, and it’s hard to think of a subject that induces more howling moralistic

Cultural Caviar

Maya

The First Transgender School Shooter?

May 13 2019

Why the hell are these mass shooters always straight white males? Well, for starters, because they’re not. According to a study of mass shootings in

Cultural Caviar

Louis Farrakhan

Louis Farrakhan Is Hilarious, So Leave Him Alone

May 06 2019

Last week the cancerously large social-media website Facebook and its narcissism-enabling photo-based subsidiary Instagram banned a group of high-profile individuals it deemed as “dangerous” and

Cultural Caviar

The Soiled Streets of San Francisco

Apr 22 2019

Locals often refer to San Francisco as “The Golden City,” but I’m assuming that was back when the homeless were merely urinating all over the

Elections

Pete Buttigieg

Can Mayor Buttplug Save the Democrats?

Apr 15 2019

Can a gay man whose surname begins with the word “Butt” become America’s next president? Say hello to Pete Buttigieg, who is so kind and

Cultural Caviar

When the Rainbow Goes Over the Cliff

Apr 08 2019

From outward appearances, the four little black kids singing a song called “We Are Provided For” seemed happy. Along with two other Children of Color,

Politics

Beto O’Rourke

When White Male Candidates Campaign Against the Idea of “White Males”

Apr 01 2019

According to a recent poll, Joe Biden and Beto O’Rourke stand first and fourth amid the ocean of weird-ass Democrats who are potential nominees for

Issue of the Century

Ousseynou Sy

No One Here Gets Out Alive

Mar 25 2019

“No one here gets out alive!” the immigrant driver allegedly yelled to a bus full of 12- and 13-year-old schoolkids near Milan last Wednesday while

Manhunt

It’s the Birthrates

Mar 18 2019

50. With another 50 or so wounded, many in critical condition, the final fatality count may rise. That’s a lot of dead Muslims. But at

Hate Cries

The Banality of “Hate”

Mar 11 2019

Last Thursday, House Democrats, freaked-out by the fact that a hijab-wearing Muslim upstart Congresswoman suggested that there exists a “political influence in this country that

Politics

Hate Speech: The New Pornography

Mar 04 2019

As resident Taki’s Mag sage Theodore Dalrymple once observed, “If we are not prudish about one thing, we are prudish about another, the total amount

Cultural Caviar

John Wayne

John Wayne Did Nothing Wrong

Feb 25 2019

I was born in 1961 and from my dim memories of TV fare in the 1960s, there were only two races in America: cowboys and

Cultural Caviar

Jussie Smollett

Poetic Jusstice

Feb 18 2019

In keeping with my self-imposed rule of assuming that every media-hyped hate-crime story that barrels down the pike is “False Until Proven True,” I assumed

Cultural Caviar

Al Jolson

Blackface: What’s the Big Deal?

Feb 11 2019

Virginia’s Democratic Party is currently in a state of white-hot (pun intended) crisis due to the fact that two high-ranking white politicians have admitted to

Cultural Caviar

Cultural Stereotypes All Good People Need to Avoid

Feb 04 2019

As everyone who knows the difference between good and evil knows, racism is evil and it’s good to beat racists until their brains bleed out

Hate Cries

False Until Proven True

Jan 28 2019

“Innocent until proven guilty” is supposedly our legal standard regarding criminal proceedings, and I believe it’s an admirable one even if I suspect it’s rarely

Cultural Caviar

Gillette’s Castration Razor

Jan 21 2019

So when will Gillette be rolling out its new line of self-castration razors for men? Unless you’ve been living under a rock on Venus, you

Cultural Caviar

Eric Black, Jr.

Stubbing Your Toe While Rushing to Judgment

Jan 14 2019

On Sunday, December 30 2018 near Houston, TX at around 6:50AM, a seven-year-old black girl named Jazmine Barnes was shot to death in the backseat

Cultural Caviar

So What If Jesus Was Jewish?

Jan 07 2019

Last time I looked at a map, the Middle East was not part of Europe. Neither is it a part of the West—it’s not even

Cultural Caviar

Alexandra Ocasio Cortez

The 18 Most Annoying People of 2018

Dec 31 2018

Another year has passed. Let us shove it off the cliff and watch its brains get bashed to paste on the rocks as it falls.

Politics

Fake News, Fake Rednecks

Dec 24 2018

Imagine if an award-winning American journalist had spent three weeks in Eastern Germany and written a feature article about secret bunkers where neo-Nazis were training

Cultural Caviar

Julian von Abele

Love is Now a Hate Crime

Dec 17 2018

On December 9 at about 4AM, a student at Columbia University filmed another student committing the unpardonable sin of declaring that he loves being white.