Hunter S. Thompson wrote this one week after 9/11, basically called what the 21st Century would become
Within a few minutes of logging on, I realize the best way to deal with the 9/11 anniversary is to not look at this website or any TV screen.
Politico asked David Petraeus what went wrong after 9/11.
Petraeus, and the people like him running the whole war on terror, are what went wrong.
It should be against the law for any camera or video feed to show you a flipped image of your own face
DBAs and SQL devs be like ...
for all intents and purposes, not intensive purposes
psych, not sike
per se, not per say
scape goat, not escape goat
biding your time, not biting your time
moot point, not mute point
unfazed, not unphased
taken for granted, not granite
don't @ me
That anger-inducing stupid thing? Don't click it, don't tweet it, don't trend it.
You can tell when someone actually wants to reduce abortion because they support the things that make it rare, like increased access to birth control and good sex education. If they oppose those things too, they just want to use babies as a punishment for having unauthorized sex.
it's pretty sad how a Google search--the service the entire company was founded on--perfectly encapsulates everything wrong with the company and the internet at large. just a vast wasteland of misinformation and bots and algorithms fighting for each other's attention https://twitter.com/kobldexe/status/1433912069728919559
Republicans pass restrictive laws for every single part of the Bible, except the part about how human behavior causes floods
Imagine having a job where every day you just got to say “I can’t do my job because of the filibuster” and your boss says that’s cool and doesn’t fire you.
Now you know what it feels like to be a Democratic senator talking to Democratic voters.
The more that I learn about the nature of the Texas abortion ban the more doomer I get. Like for real how is this possible? Our country is literally moving backwards, medieval shit
actually we should get rid of the supreme court. it's one of the greatest obstacles to turning america into a democracy https://twitter.com/NiallStanage/status/1433419888505368580
A reminder: Democrats control the White House & both chambers of Congress.
In theory, there is nothing stopping them from abolishing the filibuster, codifying Roe, & expanding the court.
In practise, Joe Biden defers to Joe Manchin on the issue of democracy and protecting it.
like i'm not one of those people who enjoys yelling at democrats all the time, but honestly what even is the fucking point of winning an election if you plan to sit there twiddling your thumbs while millions of people lose their rights to vote, form a union, and their own bodies?
Without downloading any new pics, where are you mentally?
Without downloading any new pics, where are you mentally? https://twitter.com/maqueesquire/status/1433241128439095298
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