Sunday, December 1, 2019

Things shared on Dec 1sts

"perhaps we give a little to the poor
If the generosity should seize us
But if any one of us should interfere
In the business of why they are poor
They get the same as the rebel Jesus"
—Jackson Browne, "The Rebel Jesus"


Hollywood, stop making stories where strange things happen and then the characters realize they’re in purgatory or hell. No one older than thirteen should use that shtick. Ambrose Bierce was the last to do it well.

I am a leftist who believes interim steps matter. This puts me at odds with leftists who focus on the goal and are willing to let working people suffer in the interim.


The best rich people tell their children to treat servants with respect. They do not tell them there should be no masters and no servants.


Democrats support political censorship too: Hillary Clinton co-sponsored bill to jail flag burners in 2005 - AOL News