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.


Afternoon Delight

Feminists to Trannies: Stay off our TERF

Feb 02 2015

As a connoisseur of leftist cannibalism, I enjoy watching the internecine squabbling of groups competing for the top spot on the hierarchy of oppression as

Cultural Caviar

Something’s Lousy at Dalhousie

Jan 26 2015

I"€™m sure that Canada was settled by tough people, but what the hell happened? Being fond of neither Canada nor Canadians, I jump at any

British Politics

James Goad

An Interview With James Goad

Jan 19 2015

James Goad is the Chairman of the Worcester City branch of the United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP). Despite the best efforts of many to dismiss

Cultural Caviar

The Little Bomb That Couldn”€™t

Jan 12 2015

BREAKING NEWS!!!"€”A bomb may...or may not...have gone off near a Colorado Springs office of the NAACP last week, and it may...or may not...have been a

Cultural Caviar

The Human Impulse to Dehumanize

Jan 05 2015

British TV personality Katie Hopkins was born with a very unfortunate nose. Her proboscis is roughly the size of a toucan's beak. Blonde-haired and with

Cultural Caviar

The 14 Most Annoying People of 2014

Dec 29 2014

For even the most mildly sentient among us, living in the modern world is like being crucified on an old rugged cross of perpetual annoyance.

Cultural Caviar

Domestic Furrorism

Dec 22 2014

Excuse my language, but what the heck kind of world do we live in where a bunch of adults can"€™t get together for good times

Commerce

A Rolling Stone Gathers No Rape

Dec 08 2014

Despite what basic common sense would dictate, we are repeatedly spoon-fed the mantra that we live in a "€œrape culture."€ And despite ample evidence to

Cultural Caviar

Since When Are Egyptians Not White?

Dec 01 2014

I don"€™t care what color the ancient Egyptians were, but then again, I"€™m not an Afrocentrist. But if one day in the distant future after

Cultural Caviar

Am I Thankful This Thanksgiving? Not Entirely

Nov 24 2014

Nearly five hundred years ago, as the story goes, those sexually repressed Pilgrims"€”wearing tight religious apparel that restricted crucial blood flow to their genital regions"€”gathered

Cultural Caviar

Bill Cosby

America’s Rapist Dad

Nov 17 2014

Bill Cosby is the first black person that I ever remember my family liking. Then again, it's not as if we knew any black people

Commerce

Lena Dunham

Not That Kind of Sexual Predator

Nov 10 2014

I suppose that since I find Lena Dunham to be a disgustingly entitled pig monster, I am a sexist, a fat-shamer, and, hell, even an

Cultural Caviar

For Whom the Cat Calls

Nov 03 2014

A video that shows a Jewish woman being sexually harassed while walking on New York City streets has engendered tremendous outrage"€”not so much for the

Hate Speech

I Know Why the Caged Bird Screams

Oct 27 2014

I am perhaps unique among modern Americans in the sense that I find so-called "€œhate groups"€ to be tremendously amusing rather than appalling. Flailing about

Modern Weapons

Houston, We Have a Gender-Blind Public-Restroom Problem

Oct 20 2014

Full disclosure: I am neither a Christian nor a lesbian. Still, I doubt that Sam Houston would have given a man who claimed to be

Politics

How the Free Speech Movement Stopped Moving

Oct 13 2014

This month marks 50 years since Mario Savio stood atop a police car at UC Berkeley and gave an impassioned speech to throngs of young

Politics

Ebola As Seen Through Ebonics

Oct 06 2014

Our crumbling and fidgety nation is still reeling from last week's news that a Liberian national apparently lied his way into the USA for Ebola

Cultural Caviar

A Community for the Non-Horny

Sep 29 2014

Asexuality: It's not just for plants anymore. Nay, it is now a designated sexual identity for humans who aren"€™t horny. But it is much more

Commerce

Workers of the World, Goodbye

Sep 22 2014

There was something pathetically nostalgic at the specter earlier this month of fast-food workers demanding compensation to the tune of $15 an hour for performing

Cultural Caviar

The Difference Between White People and Black People

Sep 15 2014

Imagine for a moment that you are an intelligent and self-sufficient Martian living in a plush, temperature-controlled trailer home somewhere amid the vast frozen plains

Commerce

The Long March Through the Arcade

Sep 08 2014

First they came to ruthlessly pillage the comic-book world, so I suppose it’s only natural"€”in their inimitably unnatural way"€”that the social-justice warriors would also lay

Politics

Hillary Clinton

Does it Matter if Hillary Clinton Is a Carpet-Muncher?

Sep 01 2014

Jenny McCarthy, easily the finest female specimen ever to appear on estrogen-addled daytime-TV squawkfest The View, recently upset the eternally offended Gay Lobby by insinuating

Cultural Caviar

Murder by Cherry-Picking

Aug 25 2014

A society's understanding of history is shaped not so much by what they"€™re told, but by what is hidden from them. After a white police

Culture Clash

How to Deal With the Brainwashed

Aug 18 2014

I awoke this morning to the creaking sound of the Western mind closing shut. I felt it squeezing in on me like a car crusher.

Cultural Caviar

Leveling the Playing Field (With Explosives)

Aug 11 2014

There is only one real political question: Are people equal or not? All political distinctions"€”whether left or right, individualistic or collectivist, libertarian or totalitarian"€”depend on

Oy Vey!

Modern Israel’s Terrorist Roots

Aug 04 2014

I generally don’t care about the Middle East, but since no one ever seems to shut the fuck up about it for more than five