#makeDonaldDrumpfAgain Archive

SNL's Trump/Clinton debate sketch makes Saturday Night great again

We laughed so hard, we woke up the neighbors — if you need any further enticement, look no farther than this endorsement from the pencil-neck Hitler wannabe with a face from Wal-Mart himself: report this ad Sequoia Capital Chairman Michael Moritz and angel investor Ron Conway have donated to San Francisco’s Proposition Q: if passed, “the city would give residents of tent encampments …

Donald Trump performs Mahna Mahna

Donald Trump performs Mahna Mahna / Boing Boing The Elfman score highlights the triggering, abuser body-language and pro-wrestler grimaces but Mahna Mahna deploys Jacob Two Two‘s law: “Monsters can’t abide the laughter of children.” Genius editing, too. report this ad The developers behind the hotly anticipated Shadow Warrior 2 have gone on record explaining why they didn’t add DRM to their new …

Using the science of group conflict to understand Trump's campaign

In Five Beliefs That Propel Groups Toward Conflict, published in American Psychologist, a pair of researchers lay out the five beliefs that, when transmitted by leaders to their followers, creates a “group conflict” that propels the group forward. The five beliefs are: 1. Confidence in one’s superiority 2. Claims of unjust treatment 3. Fears of vulnerability 4. Distrust …

Where the #trumpwon trend came from (not Russia)

After the #trumpwon hashtag topped the Twitter trending charts — something Trump gleefully noted, saying it proved he’d won the initial debate with Hillary Clinton — @DustinGiebel’s claim that the trend had originated in St Peterburg, Russia (along with an accompanying map, supposedly from Trendsmap) went viral, with more than 15,000 retweets. But no one else has been able to get …

What has Trump lied about in his "apology", chart edition, Oct 8

Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad Chloe Eudaly, whose zine emporium Reading Frenzy (previously) and publishing makerspace the Independent Publishing Resource Center are PDX institutions, is running for Portland City Council, campaigning on affordable housing for all in a city whose longterm residents are being …

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Oct 7

Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad “We believe, based on the scope and sensitivity of these efforts, that only Russia’s senior-most officials could have authorized these activities,” said a statement today from the Obama administration about a series of cyberattacks on U.S. political figures and organizations. Them’s …

The Nuisance Committee: Cards Against Humanity against Trump

Cards Against Humanity raised funds to create a Super-PAC devoted to “driving Trump nuts.” The Super-PAC is called “The Nuisance Committee,” in homage to co-founder Max Temkin’s grandfather, who served time in a Nazi POW camp where he founded his own nuisance committee, dedicated to monkeywrenching and irritating their Nazi captors. The Committee’s goals are to get out the vote, and to …

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 30

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 30 / Boing Boing Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad Topps has released a 2016 Presidential campaign themed “Garbage Pail Kids” edition. They’re updating the series pretty quickly! There’s already a Donald Trump vs. Alicia Machado card. READ THE …

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 28

Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad Once just a “gross but versatile” cartoon frog, Pepe slid the rage-greased chute of chan culture into the toilet of offensive memes and popped up on the other side in the Anti-Defamation League’s archives. There, he takes his place beside the swastika and the …

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 23

What has Trump lied about today, chart edition, Sept 23 / Boing Boing Part of an ongoing series by weird chart-maker Scott Bateman; link to today’s edition. report this ad “Trump either committed perjury or conned his fans by lying in their faces. there is no third option.” That’s a bombshell, and not the first that Kurt Eichenwald has unloaded during this …