Before I was using this blog as just a place to post the random things I found and liked on tumblr. I'm going to try a new thing with this blog however. I will post about current and past things of historical and political importance to discuss how America got to this point
there are serously people in this day and age who do Not Tip, they say “oh i don’t tip” like it’s a charming character trait. don’t talk to these people. dont look at them. these people should be required to tell their waitresses that they don’t tip before service starts. let the chips fall where they may
Be wary of the man who urges an action in which he himself incurs no risk.
Joaquin Setanti. (via quotedojo)
The only difference between a rut and a grave… is in their dimensions.
Ellen Glasgow. (via quotedojo)
Every so often, President Obama grants a one-on-one television interview to a broadcast journalist, and I sit at home cursing the interviewer for going easy on him. Remember the laughable questions Steve Kroft asked on 60 Minutes last winter? Well this year, Bill O’Reilly was the one lobbing softballs. The Fox News host scored a one-on-one interview that aired during the Super Bowl pre-game show. I fervently hoped he would use the opportunity to press for useful information. Few broadcasters are as intent on signaling to others that they’re tough.
Instead he conducted a faux-tough interview made up of questions that were virtually guaranteed to elicit nothing of value.
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Bill oreilly sucks