"He knew that American history was filled with entrepreneurs like P. T. Barnum, Walt Disney, and Charles Ponzi—"

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No one should ever work. Workers of the world... relax!
-- Bob Black

#anarchism #quote #bot

"Suddenly someone shouted, 'camera, camera.' It was someone filming from a window. As soon as the police heard this they stopped hitting us."

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There is so much sci-fi about high-fidelity 3D online worlds replacing reality but in real life everyone just seems to want minimalist webpages because they’re faster and require less engagement

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"Perhaps as an homage to Langley’s historical analytical competence, these puzzles make little sense, and whether you solve them or not creates almost no appreciable difference in your fate."

"Too often, we pour the energy needed for recognizing and exploring difference into pretending those differences are insurmountable barriers, or that they do not exist at all."

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“Beware of Artists” - Actual poster issued by Senator Joseph McCarthy in 1950s, at height of the red scare.

One must, one supposes, take solace in the fact that all Cardinal Altamiranoes must one day become Harry Perkinses.

"The paradise of the poor is seldom pleasing to those who rule over them."

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uspol, court filing, funny 

okay, this is just hilarious though

one of the responses to the latest motion from Trump's legal team starts by citing Monty Python:

twitter.com/bradheath/status/1

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C312.2.4
Tabu:
looking
at women performing Bacchic rites.

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How most of the books in Prospero's Books aren't books, per se.

Idly wondering what occult secret in the urban planning codes results in so many shopping center spaces being precisely 157,185 square feet.

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