“You can’t have most of the world living in the 21st century and the rest of the world living in the 8th century, unless they’re going to limit themselves to 8th century weapons.” — Newsroom
“unfortunately, benghazi is one of the stories we haven’t heard much about lately because it hasn’t passed through a royal birth canal, or taken a picture of its own penis.” – stephen colbert
“what goldman sachs is doing is worse than cooties” – little girl on the daily show
Just in case you were wondering, 370,000 babies are born worldwide every day (source: Google). All of them “royal” to someone.
— Peter Mansbridge (@petermansbridge) July 22, 2013
Judging by Twitter, the only news today was: folks still not over Zimmerman case, Asiana sues idiots at Calif. TV station, Twinkies are back
— West Wing Reports (@WestWingReport) July 16, 2013
it’s unfortunate that it took this verdict to make me realize how little i am aware of the current realities of racism in america.
House Passes Farm Bill Without Food Stamps for First Time in 40 Years
the truman farm bill never rolled back, so if you grow grapes for raisins you have to give the US your crops—for free
favorite a bunch of tweets, bookmark article links a week later, wait a month then read half the bookmarks
Woke up this morning to find out that Texas decided to follow the rules and the government can’t ban gay marriage. Welcome back, USA.
— Mike Drucker (@MikeDrucker) June 26, 2013
SB5 failed, DOMA was struck down, Prop 8 has been overturned.
my eyes are exhausted from watching it all happen on twitter but it feels incredible to witness such a landmark day.
a timeline of landmark decisions and precedents
If the GOP fought for jobs and education like they do to regulate our personal lives, we’d be the richest and smartest country ever.
— Julia Gazdag (@juliagazdag) June 26, 2013