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.


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.

Another Defenestration

Kevin Hart

The Gay Mafia Claims Another Scalp

Dec 10 2018

Black comedian Chris Rock has hosted the Academy Awards twice—in 2005 and 2016. Before hosting his first Oscars, he joked that the only black men

Cultural Caviar

Talking Down to the Blacks

Dec 03 2018

A new study from Yale and Princeton shows that only white liberals are dumb enough to think they can appease black people by acting dumb

Cultural Caviar

In Defense of Franklin Armstrong

Nov 26 2018

If—like me—you were alarmed and horrified over the Thanksgiving holiday to hear that cartoonist Charles M. Schulz of Peanuts fame was an unrepentant racist, you

#RESISTANCE

Eric Swalwell

The Right to Bear Nukes

Nov 19 2018

Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) has an annoying habit of reminding people that we don’t live in the 18th century anymore. He seems to think that

Cultural Caviar

White Women Gonna White

Nov 12 2018

Last Tuesday’s deeply anticipated/dreaded “Blue Wave” that threatened to engulf the midterm elections turned into an underwhelming Blue Trickle, and white women are getting blamed

Media

Don Lemon

The Evidence Is Overwhelming

Nov 05 2018

Don Lemon is a black man, and the evidence is overwhelming that black people are very bad at math. This may help explain—although it does

Cultural Caviar

Cesar Sayoc

MAGAbomber Suspect: A Case of Homosexual Panic?

Oct 29 2018

Amid the reams of personal information that have been released about MAGAbombing suspect Cesar Sayoc since his arrest on Friday, I have yet to find

#RESISTANCE

Gavin McInnes

Zero Intolerance for Intolerance

Oct 22 2018

Surely by now you've heard the story about that hate crime involving a criminal gang of fascist white-supremacist neo-Nazi alt-right bigots who swarmed peaceful protestors

Another Defenestration

Kanye West

Uncle Tom Goes to Washington

Oct 15 2018

Kanye West made a lot of black people unhappy last week, and for that he deserves a cookie. In a modern remake of 1970’s infamous

Cultural Caviar

Hoaxing the Pseudo-Academic Nitwits

Oct 08 2018

The best thing about being a modern academic is that you don’t have to know anything or prove anything—you simply need to have the right

Politics

Brett Kavanaugh circa 1980

Brett Kavanaugh Is a White Man

Oct 01 2018

In case you’ve been vacationing on Pluto and were unaware, Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh is being accused of tryin’ ta sorta do somethin’-somethin’ to

Cultural Caviar

What the Bible Really Says About Homos

Sep 24 2018

Claiming that homosexuality and Christianity are incompatible, Rev. Paul Kalchik—a Catholic priest from Chicago’s North Side with blazing blue eyes, eager lips, and a warm,