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Barking Points Memo

Jun 25, 2018

In search of levity after a couple weeks of hysterical despair, the hosts take schadenfreude in the bathetic origin story of Don Jr. and relief from news about the ACLU's case to keep our location data private.

The group recommends music, games, and television that have given us light in the darkness.

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Jun 17, 2018

This week we didn't die from a nuclear explosion, but you might die if you eat cereal or drink water so good luck, us!

Junius reports on the American facilities where children have been sent following traumatic, forceful separation from their parents by its government. [Content Warning: traumatic...


Jun 10, 2018

This Fucking Week covers Steam becoming the new YouTube, Trump bringing his managerial expertise abroad, and how the AP royally screwed up its reporting on the suicide of Anthony Bordain. [CW: suicide, self-harm]

Ace brings us the story on how the ALCU ironically made free speech worse. YAY!

Barking Point: Create the...


Jun 3, 2018

Ace is sick, Roseanne tweets her show into cancellation, thousands more people died from government negligence in Puerto Rico than the administration is telling us, golden rice finally got FDA approval, and TRUMP READ SOMETHING?!

Ryan Needs to Talk About Incels

Barking Point: Write a fake Jordan Peterson Rule for...


May 28, 2018

A dark week where ICE disappears children into human trafficking, Hawaii is still erupting, and the NFL doubles down on performative patriotism. On the plus side, Elon Musk keeps melting down.

Junius brings us the story of Gina Haspel and the CIA torture program.

Barking Point: Worst new celebrity pairing. Who is...