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motherjones: 10. Welfare for Warlords: Paying Afghan truckers to pay the bad guys. 9. The World’s Most Expensive Road: Guess how much? Guess how long? Sit down first. 8. The Grifter, His Villas, and the Exploding Wall Outlets. Um, yeah. Just read it. 7. Rent-a-Ripoff: How much does the world’s…
This is what you shall do; Love the earth and sun and the animals, despise...– Walt Whitman (via deaflyrain)
John Thorn [official historian for Major League Baseball]: “I think the deep,...– http://www.fangraphs.com/blogs/index.php/playing-catch-why-is-it-so-much-fun/
Bill Watterson Writes, Illustrates, Shreds New...
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, OH—Despite not having published a new comic strip since December 1995, cartoonist Bill Watterson has reportedly taken the time every day since to write, pencil, hand-ink, and, out of spite, destroy a new installment of Calvin And Hobbes. “Wow, this might be one of the best yet,” Watterson said as he completed his 5,689th strip of the past 16 years and then...
In defense of the committee, we might say that the achievement of doing nothing...– Noam Chomsky on Barack Obama winning the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize (via aerogare)