[With his lyrics,] you expect him to take a right and he takes a left. He does...– Danny Burstein on Stephen Sondheim (via nprfreshair)
I think the trouble with being a critical thinker or an atheist, or a humanist...– Ellen Degeneres (via cogitoergoatheist)
Dear President Obama, You were so quick and eloquent in standing up for the Egyptian protesters and their rights as humans when their police were using brutal force. Why are you so silent now? Speak up and protect your own citizens, Mr. President. Your actions, and the time it took you to actually say or do something, will not be forgotten. Especially come Election Day.
TW: Police brutality When students covered their eyes with their clothing,...– Open Letter to the Chancellor of UC Davis, calling for her immediate resignation. (via evanfleischer) WHAT? read the entire letter its powerful (via thepoliticalnotebook)
STFU, Conservatives: Tell Obama to Condemn Police... →
stfuconservatives: *** Click here to sign the petition at Change.org*** Dear Mr. President, All around the country, police departments are using violence and coercion to rid cities of peaceful protesters who are practicing the very universal rights that you referenced when addressing the protests in Egypt. …
The Happy Smokers: OWS Protesters: Why the... →
riningear: hipsterlibertarian: I wrote this at the bottom of a question I was answering earlier, but it hasn’t gotten any responses, so I’ll give it its own post because I am legitimately curious: Can someone explain why the camping is seen as necessary? Why would it be a problem…
If you are trying to date me (or just get in my...
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They pulled me out by the stethoscope, white coat and all as I was telling them...– Occupy Wall Street medic PAUL KOSTORA, on being forced to leave Zuccotti Park by the NYPD. The police don’t care about you and your God-damned healthcare. (via the NY Daily News) OK I’m going to reblog this again when there’s more people on, but I want to make this very clear: AN ATTACK ON A...
To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the...– Ralph Waldo Emerson (via liveinthespotlessmind)
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sequinedk: 14kgoldnyc: Real Live PSU Apologists Attacking Protestor psuapologists: STATE COLLEGE, Pa. — In the middle of Curtin Road, John Matko held one handwritten sign in his right hand and rested another against his jeans. Two inches of black tape obscured Penn…
NYC authorities clearly feel OWS eviction is just and reasonable. That’s why...– @gzornick of The Nation (via kateoplis) You know what’s really ironic about all of this? Those “evil” Middle Eastern regimes like the one in Iran, conducted surprise attacks on protesters and completely barred the press. I thought they were the “evil-doers” though and we were the beacons of...
Breaking: #OWS currently being raided by the NYPD....
stfuconservatives: cwnl: Via Somewhere out there Ray Bradbury is knowingly smirking. -Joe Clearly trashing the place is the most effective method in cleaning it up…If health and safety were really the concern here, why didn’t they give the protesters a chance to truly pack up their belongings and move them out of the park themselves? Get me out of here. THIS COUNTRY.
Tired, and I would like to cuddle with someone as...
All thinking men are atheists.– Ernest Hemmingway (via joelamatguell)
Perhaps we don’t like what we see: our hips, our loss of hair, our shoe size,...– Sufjan Stevens (via simplici-tea)
Every atom in your body came from a star that exploded. And, the atoms in your...– Lawrence Krauss (via bringtheruckuss)
Just another day chatting with Michelle
Me: I'm trying to figure out what to get my secret star today...I'm so stuck.
Me: What if I did.
Michelle: It'd be a real personal gift. Like, you made that. And it took a lot of time. Hours. And it's warm. In this weather, the receiver should be grateful.
springintosummer asked: Do you like attending fancy parties?
springintosummer asked: Name three things you love about Thanksgiving.