Cult of EMP Crazy: Scaring old white people as a signal accomplishment

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Extremism, Imminent Catastrophe at 8:56 am by George Smith

From the newspaper of the Town of Boston, New York, population — six or seven thousand: In an unrelated matter [at a town board meeting], a resident warned about the potential threat of an electromagnetic pulse, commonly known as an EMP. “People don’t understand,??? said Dolores Schlee of Hywood Drive. She explained that if a […]


Cult of EMP Crazy robot sighted

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Culture of Lickspittle, Extremism, Imminent Catastrophe at 8:30 am by George Smith

From the Heritage Foundation School of Mindless Robots: Hurricane Irene hit the East Coast and left more than 6 million homes and businesses without power. Transportation services were disrupted as a result of the hurricane. More than a million people got an idea of what it would be like if the United States were attacked […]


Cult of EMP Crazy: Infiltrates Times website

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Extremism, War On Terror at 9:38 am by George Smith

Today, the Cult of EMP Crazy infiltrated the New York Times website via Greenwire, a “blog on energy and development.” Written by Peter Behr, it has all the features common in an electromagnetic pulse crazy plant — sources almost exclusively from the cult lobby. DD blog has dealt with most of the matters and individuals […]


Cult of EMP Crazy: The wonk lamer & EMP awareness day

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Culture of Lickspittle at 9:39 am by George Smith

“Good boy” alert, but a different flavor, the national security expert in training. Today, the idea is floated that the Cult of Electromagnetic Pulse Crazy has been treated maybe a little too shabbily by whatever constitutes the analytic community. The idea is that it’s sort of bad to laugh at the Cult if you’re unwilling […]


But he’ll always have the Cult of EMP Crazy

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Extremism at 12:57 pm by George Smith

Newt Gingrich’s campaign staff resigns. “He is the author of numerous books!” For a chortle, watch it on YouTube for a moment. Look at the title, put up by the Cult of Electromagnetic Pulse Crazy which believes so highly in him. So highly, they couldn’t spell his name right, delivering instead the Freudian-slip, “Newt Gingrinch.” […]


Cult of EMP Crazy: Notional Korean peninsula arms race

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Imminent Catastrophe at 8:51 am by George Smith

The western press always inflates stories of electromagnetic pulse rays and bombs. It’s in accordance with the rule of law. A four paragraph newspaper story in a Korean newspaper story earlier in the week triggered the latest round of promises on the unseen weapon that’s always coming but never quite arriving. South Korea, said one […]


Cult of EMP Crazy: Wrong venue

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Phlogiston at 3:31 pm by George Smith

The Cult of Electromagnetic Pulse Crazy has no shortage of comical characters. While they are always well-treated on the pages of America’s newspapers, there’s are — occasionally — wrong venues. William Forstchen, the Cult’s semi-famous author, made an appearance at the Homefront game’s balloon debacle in San Fran this week. He had the misfortune to […]

Extremism, Cult of EMP Crazy, a US Foreign Legion and KKK license plates

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Extremism at 9:16 am by George Smith

Today’s dose of mainstreamed extremism comes through TIME magazine, a publication that exists to pander to aging not real bright white people. So, perforce, its supermarket readers must include retirees/Tea Partiers whose disposition must be taken into account when covering various odious southern reptiles. Therefore one gets the paroxysm entitled “On Civil War — Confederate […]


Cult of EMP Crazy: Computer game publicity results in balloon outrage

Posted in Crazy Weapons, Phlogiston at 11:27 am by George Smith

One of the leaders of the Cult of Electromagnetic Pulse Crazy was recently in San Francisco as part of a publicity stunt for the new Homefront video game. The game is a shooter in which the United States is occupied by North Korea. A publicity item described it earlier in the week: The event will […]


Cult of EMP Crazy: In Michigan

Posted in Crazy Weapons at 12:52 pm by George Smith

The Cult of Electromagnetic Pulse Crazy encompasses not only the GOP far right but also US arms manufacturing. For the latter, the electromagnetic pulse ray (or bomb) has been the weapon that has been coming and coming but never quite arriving for the last twenty years. And it’s always deadeningly promised as innovation and technical […]

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