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dictionaryofobscuresorrows: n. the eerie, forlorn atmosphere of a place that’s usually bustling with people but is now abandoned and quiet—a school hallway in the evening, an unlit office on a weekend, vacant fairgrounds—an emotional afterimage that makes it seem not just empty but hyper-empty, with a total population in the negative, who are so conspicuously absent they glow like neon signs.
“Admit it. You aren’t like them. You’re not even close. You may occasionally...– (via mysticmementos)
Police officers are trained to de-escalate highly charged encounters with...– An excerpt from a former Miami police chief NYT op-ed calling for the repeal of Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law. Today’s must read. (via think-progress) Within all of this debate about meeting force with force when threatened. I wonder what would’ve happened to Treyvon if he stood his...
Space exploration is a force of nature unto itself that no other force in...– Neil deGrasse Tyson, discussing his new book Space Chronicles and why exploring space still matters (via itsfullofstars)
The Week That Killed SOPA: A Timeline →
Ladies and gentleman, bid farewell to the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act. They’re both being tabled and sent to legislative limbo. How did that happen when just a few days ago it seemed like debates about the bills only existed online? Join us for a trip through time as we exami…
JasenComstock: Herman Cain is reassessing his... →
duckandpenguin: jasencomstock: thebombbag: And I continue to be amazed at the fact that there are people out there who continue to risk destroying their party by believing that they simply would not get caught. Can you imagine if Edwards got the Democratic nod or Weiner took a… GOOD RIDDANCE!
China’s Swift Trains Are a Boon to Development,... →
stoweboyd: People worrying about the US losing its lead to China should stop the nonsensical talk about declining math SATs, and look to the difference in our investments in high speed rail. The know-nothing GOP have cut our investments to zero, but that’s lunacy: Keith Bradsher via NYTimes.com Just as building the interstate highway system a half-century ago made modern, national commerce...
If I’d written the truth I knew for the past ten years, about 600...– Hunter S. Thompson — Rolling Stone, February 15, 1973 (via cultureofresistance )
The worst thing to call somebody is 'crazy'.
It’s dismissive. “I don’t understand this person, so they’re crazy.” That’s bullshit. These people are not crazy, they’re strong people, maybe the environment is a little sick. - Dave Chappelle
It's perfectly acceptable to me that the universe...