Lunar New Year's Eve
laughingsquid: Lunar New Year’s Eve
Cognitive Dissonance: BREAKING: Obama signs NDAA... →
cognitivedissonance: From ABC News: In his last official act of business in 2011, President Barack Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act from his vacation rental in Kailua, Hawaii. In a statement, the president said he did so with reservations about key provisions in the law — including a…
An Atheist Professor of Philosophy was speaking to...
delamona: Professor: You are a Christian, aren’t you, son? Student: Yes, sir. Professor: So, you believe in God? Student: Absolutely, sir. Professor: Is God good? Student: Sure. Read More
If you think that by killing men you can avoid the accuser censoring your lives,...– Socrates (via philphys)
The saint is awake when the worlds sleeps and he ignores that for which the...– The Bhagavad Gita (via lazyyogi)
In our time it is broadly true that political writing is bad writing. Where it...– George Orwell, Politics and English Language (1946)
Stop wasting your time being offended.
Nearly one-half of the more than 2 million people in prisons are black. That is...– James Cone (via azspot) actually apparently newspaper articles are more racist but that’s besides the point (via logicallypositive)
majidrazvi: Here’s why I can’t pursue analytic philosophy any further: I am utterly convinced that 99% of philosophical questions are resolved not by finding the answer, but by showing why it’s a stupid question.
Begin at the beginning. The first step into the...
English lacks a second-person plural pronoun
logicallypositive: English is a communist language. Libertarians should speak Spanish because Spanish is a revolutionary language for its use of the second-person plural pronoun
One of the most horrible feature of war is that all the war-propaganda, all the...– George Orwell, Homage to Catalina (via philphys)
~*~* Evil Moustache-Twirling Capitalist *~*~:... →
jeffmiller: theweekmagazine: The average American spends $700 a year on holiday gifts. If each American spent $64 of that on products made in America this year, it could create 200,000 domestic jobs. Let’s assume this dubious assertion is factual. The corresponding fact is that it…