Author Archives: Katie Schwartz

The Case for Ilhan Omar, Palestine and Israel

Rep. Ilhan Omar’s (D-MN) tweets about the pro-Israel lobby: After the Muslim Congress member tweeted Sunday night that American political leaders’ support for Israel is “all about the Benjamins,” — Ilhan Omar: a political firestorm broke out over the question … Continue reading

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2020 Presidential Elections, NO more zealots, NO more extremists

[Ed. – Katie Schwartz begins our day with her take on 2020, and no! She does not sugarcoat it! Officially MPS is not taking a stand on any candidate in the 2020 Goat Rodeo (except Howard Schultz—fuck that guy!—and Prznint … Continue reading

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The Problem with Penises

[Ed. – we’re pinning this on top, for obv. reasons.  Newer posts below. –Tengrain] This essay isn’t about bashing men. Good men know who they are. Women recognize and appreciate those men. In fact, you’re our gold standard for how … Continue reading

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If Obamacare is repealed, will you die, too?

[Ed. – Katie is one tough broad, and she means it when she tells us not to utter those two words. That said, make those calls, M-f’ers, and get this abomination defeated or Katie will haunt your ass and you … Continue reading

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I am calling for Trump to be Fired Immediately for being a White Supremacist and Nazi Sympathizer

Quick sidebar: I am outraged, and there will be extreme cursing. You have been warned. Jemele Hill co-anchors ESPN’s flagship show, SportsCenter. Via Twitter, Hill tweeted the following about Trump: Trump is a White Supremacist Trump a “bigot,” a “threat” … Continue reading

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Civil War between White Nationalists and the Rest of Us: A Survivor and Thriver Guide

We’ve received hundreds of questions from readers, such as, “if a race war erupts, should I find a spray tan salon that offers the color white?” “I have a large nose, should I get a nose job?” “What kind of … Continue reading

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Saturday Afternoon with Maux

A Trump non-sequitur. We all need a laugh, right? Right. Mock Paper Scissors provides exceptional satire. Though this isn’t political satire, it’s funny. On Saturday, my friend, Maureen Herman came over. Mo is a bad ass broad in every sense … Continue reading

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No Joke—Trump is the most Dangerous Threat to National Security, and nobody is stopping him

When I read this article, “Over a quarter of the members on Trump’s cybersecurity advisory council have resigned en masse,” a week ago, and it resurfaced yesterday, I was overcome by rage and fear. Read this excerpt from the letter … Continue reading

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Where do we grow from here under the White Supremacist-in-Chief?!

Like the majority of Americans, I am irate, revolted and saddened by what happened in Charlottesville. Three people lost their lives and dozens were seriously injured by a car that plowed into them, driven by a Nazi. As a result, … Continue reading

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Time Travel Pass, Please- I’d Like to Abort Several People, Thanks!

Our fearless MPS EIC, Tengrain, sent me this article, Progressivism’s Political Litmus Test: Worship at the Altar of Abortion. The first sentence was also treat, “A compliant progressive must worship at the altar of abortion.” No. No. And, no. Under … Continue reading

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