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Out d'Coup | Hurricane Maria; Trump Threatens Rocket Man; KU Fires Sick Adjunct Before Surgery; Fascists Flyering Campuses; Millersville's EPPIC Fail; Star Trek Discovery; New Beer Releases; More!
Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico as a category 5 storm. This marks the fourth major hurricane in a month to ravage the Caribbean and Gulf Coast. Shock doctrine opportunists salivate. Trump threatens to wipe North Korea off the face of the earth. Subsequent exchanges between Trump and Kim Jong Un have bordered on the surreal. I have to admit, I had to look up the word “dotard.” Paul Manafort is in Mueller’s crosshairs. Jimmy Kimmel has been on fire. Police in St. Louis chant “whose streets, our streets,” in a frightening exhibition of the decline toward authoritarianism. And, Kutztown University administration ordered to kick an adjunct faculty to the curb ahead of life-saving surgery. How’s that for a “caring community.” Just following orders, I guess.
PA State Representative Aaron Bernstine thinks it’s a good idea to run over protesters in they’re standing in the road. Even some of his fellow Republicans are beginning to get uncomfortable with him. Confronted, Bernstine doubles down calling protesters "thugs." Sean dons the flaming sword of the interwebs in response. Still no budget in PA. How long will it be before the next credit downgrade? History and practices of Identity Evropa. Millersville University’s mental gymnastics department attempts to respond to white nationalist posters on its campus. AbadeeAbadeeAbadee, that’s all folks. We get into the background and tactics of Identity Evropa and other alt-right groups.
And Star Trek Discovery premieres Sunday night on CBS. According to Rolling Stone, Discovery is Star Trek’s answer to the Trump era. Pizza Boy had a big week for beer releases. Kevin gets a new shipment of Biniek Biotech Brews.
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