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

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

Attrition

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

Cultural Caviar

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

Cultural Caviar

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

Cultural Caviar

August Ames

Get AIDS Or Kill Yourself

Dec 11 2017

At age 23, female porn star August Ames had already appeared in nearly 300 movies, among them such beloved chestnuts as Big Wet Breasts, Don’t

#RESISTANCE

Self-Righteous Violence

Dec 04 2017

If you’re even barely intelligent and mildly educated, you’d realize that ideas such as “guilt by association” and “two wrongs make a right” are commonly

Cultural Caviar

Charles Manson

We Are All Charles Manson Now

Nov 27 2017

Charles Manson, who for decades existed as an emblem of wide-eyed 60s idealism gone fatally wrong, died last week. Within moments, leftist scribes rushed to

Education

Gettysburg College

Let the Colleges Die

Nov 20 2017

At a symposium in May, Harvard Business School professor Clayton Christensen predicted that “50 percent of the 4,000 colleges and universities in the U.S. will

Politics

Danica Roem

Where Are All the Tranny Dudes In Politics?

Nov 13 2017

During last Tuesday’s minor off-year elections, a glorious total of “eight openly transgender candidates” swept to victory, squashing the hopes and stomping on the necks

Fascists!

Trolling the Fash-Bashers

Nov 06 2017

I’d reckon that if you had to undergo four different above-the-neck surgeries on the same morning, you’d probably lie low for the next week, recover,

#RESISTANCE

Cry, Losers, Cry

Oct 30 2017

The morning after Donald Trump won the election, breakfast tasted better than it had in years. It was unseasonably warm for November, and I was

Cultural Caviar

Corey Feldman

The Casting Crib

Oct 23 2017

As legions of Hollywood actresses step forth with lurid allegations against snub-nosed hedgehog Harvey Weinstein and others over their serial abuse of the casting couch,

Culture Clash

California, Adios!

Oct 16 2017

I just got back from California, and boy, is my soul tired. I always feel trapped, surrounded, and claustrophobic there—or at least in the LA

Uncategorized

Christopher Columbus

The New World’s Oldest Villain

Oct 09 2017

Today many Americans will be celebrating Columbus Day. Many others will instead be commemorating something they call Indigenous Peoples Day. Which camp you fall in

Cultural Caviar

Young Dolph

How Many Rappers Must Get Shot Before People Stop Shooting Rappers?

Oct 02 2017

Last week an up-and-coming rapper known as Young Dolph was shot multiple times in Los Angeles. It appears that he will live, which portends wonderful

Cultural Caviar

The Hate Machine That Saved the World

Sep 25 2017

We hear a whole heapin’ hootin’ helluva lotta ’bout “hatred” these days, but hardly anyone attempts to define what that word means. A lot of

Politics

Jason Stockley

Oh, Gawd, Not Another Riot

Sep 18 2017

Well, they’re rioting in Missouri again. Three years after riots rendered Ferguson, MO a permanent ghetto when a fraudulent “Hands up, don’t shoot!” narrative unleashed

Hate Cries

Maxine Waters

The Plot to Kill Maxine Waters

Sep 11 2017

To my knowledge, there is no plot to kill the intellectually disadvantaged California Congresswoman Maxine Waters. But it seems as if she wishes it were

Cultural Caviar

The Great Hate Flood of 2017

Sep 04 2017

Our grieving nation breathed a sigh of relief when the Associated Press broke the news that Hurricane Harvey was not a racist. “Black, white, rich,

Cultural Caviar

Where Are All the White Supremacists?

Aug 28 2017

I woke up this morning, sneezed, and then suddenly every white person in the world was a “white supremacist.” And if they try to deny

Cultural Caviar

Peace Through Violence

Aug 21 2017

When a diagnosed schizophrenic who’d been prescribed antipsychotic medicine plowed into a crowd of “peaceful protesters”—who were, in fact, illegally blocking a street—and killed a

#RESISTANCE

General Robert E Lee

Dividing the White

Aug 14 2017

A rally in Virginia on Saturday intended to “Unite the Right” ended in chaos and bloodshed. The way events unfolded suggests that the main battle

Commerce

Robots of the World, Unite!

Aug 07 2017

Antonio Garcia Martinez says he has seen the future, and it made him flee for the woods. Whereas he had previously toiled as a strategist

Cultural Caviar

RIchard Dawkins

Then They Came for the Atheists

Jul 31 2017

It's official: Atheists now occupy a lower place than Muslims in the "€œprogressive stack,"€ meaning that in the Sacred Church of Equality, Muslims are now

Cultural Caviar

Isis flag

Should it Be a Crime to Hurt Allah’s Feelings?

Jul 17 2017

Is there any evidence in the past 50 years of anyone, anywhere being charged with a “hate crime” for mocking Christianity? If there is, I

Cultural Caviar

Stealing Gender From a Baby

Jul 10 2017

A Canadian child born last November is thought to be the first person in the world issued a government health card without a gender designation.