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.

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Why Is The World Getting Dumber?

Jun 18 2018

I hate to concede the possibility that Bob Dylan was ever right about anything, but I will not deny that the times they are a-changin’.

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Why Is Suicide Becoming So Trendy?

Jun 11 2018

For anyone who takes cheer in the idea that all this “progress” we’ve been making the past generation has led to increased happiness, think again:

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Roseanne Barr

Too Much Monkey Business

Jun 04 2018

No matter how many times we, as a society, tell everyone it’s wrong to compare black people to apes, some people simply can’t seem to

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In Defense of Degeneracy

May 28 2018

How long have I been asleep that I woke up and suddenly the Alt-Right wants to go full Amish? When did they lose their sense

Crime and Punishment

Please Don’t Call Them Animals

May 21 2018

Last Wednesday the golden-fleeced alpha wizard we call a president ignited yet another round of public pearl-clutching and vapor-sniffing after referring to members of the

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Occam’s Condom

May 14 2018

If you’re a black woman living in Los Angeles County—as I’m sure many of our readers are—you are six times more likely than a white

Hate Speech

Does This Article Contain Hate Speech?

May 07 2018

Facebook is a cancer that, for reasons that remain mysterious to me, nearly two billion users worldwide seek to inflict upon themselves. Its owner Mark

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The Phallus of Kharhorin

Revolt of the Involuntary Celibates

Apr 30 2018

Early one afternoon last week in Toronto, 25-year-old software developer Alek Minassian allegedly drove his van over nearly a mile-long stretch of city sidewalk, wantonly

Bizarro World

Virtue-Signaling Yourself to Death

Apr 23 2018

At some point in the early morning hours of Saturday, April 14, gay civil-rights lawyer David Buckel’s life went up in a little gay puff


I Didn’t Vote for Any of This

Apr 16 2018

To chase away the naggingly dispiriting thought that one is nothing more than a pawn, a mere slave to the financial-governmental managerial class, it is

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Nasim Aghdam

She Never Hurt One Animal

Apr 09 2018

I have a feeling deep in my innards that if the psycho-looking female Persian self-described “vegan bodybuilder” Nasim Aghdam had simply eaten the occasional cheeseburger,

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Being Who You Really Are Shouldn’t Be This Difficult

Apr 02 2018

Of all the things I write and amid the vast expanse of radioactive topics I cover without flinching, only one issue has caused two different

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Return of the Warmongering Walrus

Mar 26 2018

One of the many reasons I voted for Trump—beyond his attitude, of course, which will always be the main reason—was that he realized America’s military


England’s Assisted Suicide

Mar 19 2018

A hundred years ago, the sun never set on the British Empire. These days, England’s rulers are blowing out the candles and telling the citizens


How Could Anyone Hate the Globalists?

Mar 12 2018

If you oppose globalism in any way, you must be some kind of Nazi. At least that’s the message I’m getting from the slavishly pro-globalist


The Corporate War on Free Speech

Mar 05 2018

As one of the very few writers whose work resulted in a government-sponsored attempt at censorship, I can say quite confidently that the government is

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The Problem With White Guys These Days

Feb 26 2018

Hey, what the heck is wrong with white guys these days? It’s easy to find people eager to answer that question. I’ll spotlight four recent

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Nikolas de Jesus Cruz

How To Exploit a High School Massacre

Feb 19 2018

On Valentine’s Day, a 19-year-old former student of a Miami-area high school walked onto his former campus with an AR-15 style rifle and murdered 17

Another Apology

Quentin Tarantino

Quentin Tarantino’s Empty Screen

Feb 12 2018

When you watch a Martin Scorsese movie, you can tell he grew up in Little Italy around mobsters. When you watch a Quentin Tarantino movie,


The Men Behind The Screen Names

Feb 05 2018

Last week, billionaire NBA team owner and star of TV’s Shark Tank Mark Cuban urged social-media giants Twitter and Facebook to verify that behind every


The First Alt-Right Congressman?

Jan 29 2018

In the 2016 Wisconsin Republican primaries, businessman Paul Nehlen (pronounced “kneelin’”) challenged soulless autocrat Paul Ryan but managed to snag only 15.9% of the vote.


The Great White War

Jan 22 2018

There is no one I hate more than someone who tries to tell me whom I hate. For a quarter-century now I’ve made it very


Dadaab, Somalia

The Audacity of Saying “Shitholes”

Jan 15 2018

Right at the moment when I was ready to flush all hope down the toilet, along comes Donald Trump with a comment about shitholes. At


Lily Allen

Let Them Eat Rape

Jan 08 2018

We’re perched at a precarious point in history where it seems impossible to become a celebrity anywhere in the West if you don’t make a

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Bill Kristol

The 17 Most Annoying People of 2017

Jan 01 2018

Writing this on New Year’s Eve and staring at the past annum in the rearview mirror, you can bet every last hair on your ass

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That’s Problematic? Not My Problem

Dec 18 2017

I’ll bet you didn’t realize that “Jingle Bells” is an unabashed celebration of white supremacy and that “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” inadvertently celebrates the bullying