WHEN SOMEONE ASKS WHAT MY FAVORITE EARLY MUSIC...
In 1956, I shall not go to the polls. I have not registered. I believe that...– Why I Won’t Vote - W. E. Debois. On October 20, 1956, W. E. B. Du Bois delivered this eloquent indictment of US politics while explaining to Nation readers why he won’t vote in the upcoming Presidential election. Du Bois condemned both Democrats and Republicans for their indifferent positions on...
TALKING WITH MY NON CHURCH MUSIC FRIENDS
[T]his drone warfare that is going to eliminate a lot of the risks and...– Jahanagir Mohammad, expert on drones deployment from London, in an interview on the American drone war in Pakistan, which continues to produce extensive civilian casualties. (via hipsterlibertarian)
Discovering Fab.com was probably one of the worst things that could ever have happened to my bank account.
No victim? No crime.
moralanarchism: Yes. It really is that simple. Why can’t everyone understand this?
I just stopped at Tropical Smoothie and this girl I’ve never seen there before asked if I was gay and then asked if she could give my email address to her gay best friend. I was like sure lolz whatever. Several thoughts: He’s probably going to be like 17 and/or I will hate him AND this girl must be new because not only have I never seen her there before, this smoothie blows dick for...
MY DIVA TENOR
A ruler who hides behind paid executioners soon forgets what death is.– Lord Eddard Stark, A Song of Ice and Fire (via osorubio)
freebroccoli: what the fuck is “honest rape” please Ron Paul tell me. It’s a rape that’s not dishonest, i.e., actually happened. What else would it be? I don’t get all the outrage over this Ron Paul comment. Do people not realize that there are people who lie about having been raped?
MARTY HAUGEN/DAVID HAAS/DAN SCHUTTE
Ron Paul declines to endorse Romney, spurns... →
thinksquad: In an interview with the New York Times published today, Paul claims that convention organizers told him he could deliver a speech on two conditions. First, the Romney campaign would get to vet his speech, and second, he would have to give a full-blown endorsement of the GOP nominee. Paul balked at both requirements. “It wouldn’t be my speech,” Paul told the Times. “That would undo...
me when i lend a book to someone: bend the spine i bend your spine
Two things I want to accomplish through blogging...
moralanarchism: michael-lagoy: 1) Demonstrate that being fiscally conservative and socially liberal is a sustainable political view that does not necessitate ignorance or blind faith. 2) Help educate atheists on political and economic matters so that they can, with a greater education, move out of society’s current leftist fetish, this sort of blind faith in government services, and into a...
ANY EARLY MUSIC PIECE
Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the...– John Quincy Adams (via thevocalibertarian)
The truth was a mirror in the hands of God. It fell and broke into pieces....– Rumi (via daughertyallie)
Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer but the right...– President Kennedy
WHEN SOMEONE USES LOTS OF VIBRATO IN EARLY MUSIC
Nevermind. I’m going to ignore Jake Heggie. Time to do battle with IKEA.
About to get into a political argument with Jake...
So I’m browsing stuff on Fab.com this morning, and there are these two vintage-style posters, one saying Vote Democrat 2012 and one saying Vote Republican 2012. The Democrat one says “Move America Forward with: Social Responsibility / Smart Government / Equality” and the Republican one says “Restore America with: Personal Responsibility / Limited Government / Lower...
WHEN PEOPLE CAN'T GET THEIR NOTE IN REHEARSAL
Obama, Holder Sledgehammer the First Amendment →
thevocalibertarian: In a move that could have chilling First Amendment consequences, the Obama regime this week showed that it’s willing to use the full weight and power of the Justice Department to pummel any media outlet that doesn’t toe the party line. Within days of the Gallup Organization issuing, essentially, a veiled warning to the Obama gang about tinkering with unemployment numbers,...
IKEA is about to feel my wrath.
Our culture has accepted two huge lies. The first is that if you disagree with...– Rick Warren (via disobey)
If all men are created equal with equal rights,...