“Welcome to the last week of the Obama presidency. It’s Inauguration Week, a time turn the page and leave behind the mistakes of the past… and to look ahead with new confidence to the mistakes of the future.” Jim Geraghty
The Middle Kingdom is what the Chinese call their country. I had never thought about it very much but it when I did I thought it was a bad translation of a reference to Tolkien’s Middle Earth or some other time reference. It turns out that, according to Michael Auslin in his book The End […]
Republicans don’t like Kale. They’d like to ban it and penalize those who secretly consume it. Democrats think kale is a very good thing. They want everyone to eat some everyday. And would like to pass legislation to subsidize kale farmers and pay for a massive advertising campaign promoting kale.
Don’t let the wish be father to the thought.
♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪All we are saying, is give Trump a chance.♪♫•*¨*•.¸¸ ¸¸.•*¨*•♫♪ Apologies to John Lennon
When people talk about the global movement against globalization, I’m the one laughing in the corner at their naivete.
You can’t get rich in politics unless your a crook. Harry S Truman
My favorite quotes from The Golum of Paris by Jonathon and Jesse Kellerman “Adapt or die” His Project was Special in the same way that certain Needs were Special. Vengeance is memories deadliest side effect. There’s no Czech word for hobby. What you don’t know is exactly what beats the shit out of you. “Good […]
“Although it might be nice to imagine that there once was a time when man lived in harmony with nature, it is not clear that he ever really did.” Elizabeth Kolbert In The Sixth Extinction
“A hive can’t have two queens.”