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We knew that if the photos of CIA officers conducting authorized EIT (enhanced interrogation techniques) ever got out, the difference between a legal, authorized, necessary, and safe program and the mindless actions of some MPs (military police) would be buried by the impact of the images.

Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

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She said that my good qualities were my bad qualities -- this I have come t

She said that my good qualities were my bad qualities -- this I have come to realize is true of everyone. On the one hand, I was game, eager and perfectly ready to see what was in front of me. On the other hand, I had no sense of direction or destiny.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Small towns may revile you, but they have to keep you-they can't turn you a

Small towns may revile you, but they have to keep you-they can't turn you away.
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You can become famous but you can't become unfamous. You can become infamou

You can become famous but you can't become unfamous. You can become infamous but not unfamous.
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Come back here the day before yesterday, you noodle-legged weasel!

Come back here the day before yesterday, you noodle-legged weasel!
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Old houses were scaffolding once and workmen whistling.

Old houses were scaffolding once and workmen whistling.
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I love the ground under his feet, and the air over his head, and everything

I love the ground under his feet, and the air over his head, and everything he touches and every word he says. I love all his looks, and all his actions and him entirely and all together.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Restyle your life forever by empowering yourself to incite the greatness in

Restyle your life forever by empowering yourself to incite the greatness in you
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The bass player's function, along with the drums, is to be the engine that

The bass player's function, along with the drums, is to be the engine that drives the car... everything else is merely colours.
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Our government leaders... have made many mistakes in the past when they hav

Our government leaders... have made many mistakes in the past when they have lost sight of the sacred American values rooted in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. We are at the brink of even graver mistakes and assaults on these values.
Posted 3 months, 1 week ago

I don’t think this is working out between us,” I told him. “You and I want

I don’t think this is working out between us,” I told him. “You and I want different things. It’s not me, it’s you.
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No one has the right to do wrong, even if wrong has been done to them.

No one has the right to do wrong, even if wrong has been done to them.
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There is something to be said for the night. The darkness holds a sense of

There is something to be said for the night. The darkness holds a sense of promise, as if anything could happen. Maybe something good, like a handsome stranger or something with snarling teeth that whispers pretty things as it eats you. Thus, the night is
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago