notthecookiecutterlife: While most people I went to high school with are working on their second kid (or marriage), I’m working on my second degree, and I couldn’t be happier. I think about this exact thing a lot. Side note: Chelsie is a boss!!
Poor Richard's News: Great. Now the Obama... →
poorrichardsnews: The Obama administration reportedly apologized this weekend for leaking crucial Israeli defense secrets to the press earlier this month. from the Blaze: Now, the Obama administration has reportedly apologized to Israel for another leak of classified information to the media, one that…
My view is this: that individuals should be able to pursue a relationship of...– Mitt Romney (via students4romney)
I really like what they have to say, but conservative memes and other graphics plain suck. Are all graphic designers liberals? Does no one know how to use Adobe Photoshop?
Poor Richard's News: UNREAL: Asked about White... →
poorrichardsnews: I honestly can’t think of a sadder, more pathetic political buffoon than White House Press Secretary Jay Carney. This guy’s job is to stand before members of the press every day and lie through his teeth, even when the entire world knows he’s lying. His self-respect must be in the sewers…
saltandvinegarcrisps: i have an essay about uganda due tomorrow and this is all i have so far
Poor Richard's News: 20 people shot in "Gun-free"... →
poorrichardsnews: Let’s check in and see how those strict gun control laws are working in Chicago, shall we? from NBC News (emphasis mine): A 10-year-old boy was shot Wednesday in Chicago toward the end of a day that saw at least three people slain and 20 others wounded, police and local media said. The… I find it interesting that in listening to NPR this morning, they mentioned a...
Poor Richard's News: Think Progress award winning... →
poorrichardsnews: Ah, I shouldn’t take pleasure in this, but I can’t really help it. Liberal blogger and Think Progress award winner Meg Lanker-Simons (known on Tumblr as “Cognitive Dissonance”) got caught faking a “hate crime” against herself, according to Wyoming Police. from Wyoming Trib: The…
Ce que femme veut, Dieu le veut.– “What woman wants, God wants it.” French proverb. (via awesomefrench)
Anonymous asked: Hey! How much time have you spent in India?
We’ve had enough Bushes.– Barbara Bush on why she doesn’t see her son Jeb running for president in 2016. via CNN (via officialssay)
Poor Richard's News: UN "Human Rights" Officer:... →
poorrichardsnews: This is disgusting. Richard Faulk, who is the United Nations’ “Special Rapporteur” on human rights, posted a ranting journal this week that basically tells America, “You got what you deserved in Boston.” He blames the bombing on America’s foreign policy and not being accommodating enough to…
Gay, Conservative, and Proud.: Obama →
alonmg-politics: Below are a few lines from Obama’s books. His own words: From Dreams of My Father: ‘I ceased to advertise my mother’s race at the age of 12 or 13, when I began to suspect that by doing so I was ingratiating myself to whites.’ From Dreams of My Father: ‘I found a solace…
The Believer Logger: I am not your wife, sister or... →
believermag: One of the most incisive responses to some of the rhetoric we’ve been hearing in the wake of the Steubenville rape verdict is this blog post over at The Belle Jar. It articulates a discomfort many of us have with the sentiment (invoked in many contexts), “Imagine if the victim was your… Interesting read.
I think it’s intoxicating when somebody is so unapologetically who they are.– Don Cheadle (via energiesoftheuniverse)