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And I know this happens because I took economics, and I'd explain it to ya, but I flunked that course. Not my fault. They taught it at 8 o'clock in the morning. And there is absolutely nothing you can learn out of one bloodshot eye.

Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

It's amazing to me that, in the 42 years since President Kennedy signed the

It's amazing to me that, in the 42 years since President Kennedy signed the Equal Pay Act into law, women today still receive fewer wages than men for the same work.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

But the days of true heroism are over, when a citizen fought for his countr

But the days of true heroism are over, when a citizen fought for his country like a Fabricius or a Washington, and then returned to his farm to let his virtuous fervour run in a more placid, but not less salutary, stream.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

The master has failed more times than the beginner has even tried.

The master has failed more times than the beginner has even tried.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

It can literally change someone's life it's very positive for young teenage

It can literally change someone's life it's very positive for young teenagers to get into cosplay if they do it with their friends or with supervision from their parents - it can really foster their social skills.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

Libations are for the gods. Cocktails are for mere mortals.

Libations are for the gods. Cocktails are for mere mortals.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

On the Races of Our Continuum:“First, you should understand that we are all

On the Races of Our Continuum:“First, you should understand that we are all The One’s children and that means we are all family. As one of my parents liked to say, “One, two, or three caudal orifices, it really doesn’t matter, for it still gets all the wo
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The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and he

The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by an endless series of hobgoblins, most of them imaginary.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

Sometimes a little discomfort in the beginning can save a whole lot of pain

Sometimes a little discomfort in the beginning can save a whole lot of pain down the road.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

I had a dream, my dream came true, and my mom was there for me every step o

I had a dream, my dream came true, and my mom was there for me every step of the way. We didn't do this for any other reason. I am so happy she is here to experience this with me. This would not be the same if she were not by my side.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

American capitalists, enthralled by the doctrines of finance, have put thei

American capitalists, enthralled by the doctrines of finance, have put their income statements in service of the balance sheet.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

You can tell if a person is organized by checking his desktop.

You can tell if a person is organized by checking his desktop.
Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

The moment of writing is not an escape...it is only an insistence, through

The moment of writing is not an escape...it is only an insistence, through the imagination, upon human ecstasy, and a reminder that such ecstasy remains as much a birthright in this world as misery remains a condition of it.
Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago