Category Archives: America: The Blog

The Land of the Free… or is it? The Zephyr Lounge brings you this on-going series, comprised of criticisms and anecdotes relating to the Good Ol’ U.S. of A.

Hide Your Daughters! Roy Moore is Coming!

During the latter part of 2017, sexual assault came to the forefront of American political discourse, thanks largely to the downfall of Hollywood heavyweight Harvey Weinstein, which itself is the product of budding journalist Ronan Farrow’s scathing (and Pulitzer-worthy) bombshell … Continue reading

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Train of Thought I: Violence to Protest

I came across a video yesterday perfectly showing the psychosis currently plaguing the United States right now. During a recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance, in what appears to be a high school, a kid sits at his desk. Another … Continue reading

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Go Suck A Glock

Don’t expect anything to change after Las Vegas. Continue reading

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Can We Finally Do the Right Thing and Blacklist Alex Jones?

When legitimate news is under attack by fake news calling legitimate news fake news, it’s time to start attacking the problem head-on. Continue reading

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On Colin Kaepernick

Newspapers, national news programs, and commentators both in the realms of politics and sports fought over him, putting words in his mouth that he wasn’t speaking, and only succeeded in using Kap’s cause to further the divide between the consumers they target. Continue reading

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The Protest Vote

Enlightenment has been forsaken for deontological egoism, personified in irrationally moving a man into power who tapped into insecurity and fear so as to lead a nation whose existential integrity is wholly dependent on rationality. Continue reading

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A Charade You Are

Trump’s first full day as President and the 40th anniversary of a rock album converge… Continue reading

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Dear America, The Time Has Come to Hug Each Other

Trump’s president. It sucks, but that’s the way things are right now. We need to work on fixing ourselves. Continue reading

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The United States of Ignorance

An ignorant culture perpetuates ignorance. Continue reading

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Burdens of Proof

What is the standard to which police officers must be held? Continue reading

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