Roy Edroso Breaks It Down

Roy Edroso
Notorious gadfly nips at feebs, dweebs, and other enemies of the Republic.
Created 05 Sep 2018
  • Tidings of comfort and joy
    24 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 32 20
    "Merry Christmas" by markyharky is licensed under CC BY 2.0 — yes, I know it’s not 2016. Friends, Today’s newsletter released in the morning to subscribers as usual, but it was missing three things wh...
  • A Time for Choosing
    24 Dec 2021 • 6 min read • 45 71
    © 2016 Gage Skidmore, used under a Creative Commons license “The cruelty is the point” — title of a big Adam Serwer essay and subsequent book about MAGA politics — has become for many of us a truism a...
  • The big shift
    23 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 44 78
    I enjoy, and maybe you do too, those Twitter movie threads where someone says, to take a recent example, “What is the most moving film ending you’ve ever seen?” and people just spool out their faves a...
  • Tribute
    22 Dec 2021 • 4 min read • 45 51
    Why isn’t the Unselect Committee of highly partisan political hacks investigating the CAUSE of the January 6th protest, which was the rigged Presidential Election of 2020?... I will be having a news c...
  • I put a spell on you
    21 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 41 100
    Multiple members of the Leek family confirmed that their relative, who left her husband and children behind in Delaware to follow a fringe QAnon cult leader to Dallas last month, has been drinking a c...
  • Method actor
    20 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 30 20
    When I hear some movie, book, or anything else is about “communication,” as someone told me about Drive My Car, my instinct is to flee. I prefer to see communication problems as a sub-theme, at most, ...
  • I just can’t decide
    17 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 30 31
    Image by Tumisu from Pixabay (N.B. — someone told me this didn’t get sent this morning — apologies! Resending now.) Hey guys, I need some advice. This is the time of year when I have to submit to the ...
  • Never scared
    16 Dec 2021 • < 1 min read • 51 80
    I was reminded last night about one of the things that annoys me most about this dumb period in American history: The tendency of conservatives to thump the tub for “civil war,” which they always port...
  • Family style
    15 Dec 2021 • 5 min read • 34 25
    [The Throne Room at Mar-a-Lago. As usual, men in dark suits and sunglasses patrol the periphery. Today DONALD TRUMP — dressed in a garish grey-and-gold three-piece suit, in the manner of Jackie Gleaso...
  • The Stupid Party
    14 Dec 2021 • 3 min read • 34 79
    You’re probably familiar with the old adage that puns are the lowest form of humor. But that’s not quite true. It takes some brainpower to make a pun. Even eminent humorists are known for them, like D...
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