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News Briefs 30-01-2016


Quote of the Day:

When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.

Thomas Jefferson

News Briefs 27-01-2017

“He who marches out of line hears another drum.”

Quote of the Day:

“I’d rather be a lightning rod than a seismograph.”

Ken Kesey

News Briefs 26-01-2017

Stop pinching your arm!

Quote of the Day:

“The game is to have them all running about with fire extinguishers when there is a flood, and all crowding to that side of the boat which is already nearly gunwale under.”

~ C.S. Lewis, The Screwtape Letters

News Briefs 25-01-2017

Everything we know is wrong...

Thanks @djp1974.

Quote of the Day:

We don’t live in the age of post-truth. We live in the age of internet-enabled bullshit.

Massimo Pigliucci

News Briefs 24-01-2017

Facts, or alternate facts? You be the judge...

Quote of the Day:

The presence of those seeking the truth is infinitely to be preferred to the presence of those who think they’ve found it.

Terry Pratchett

News Briefs 23-01-2017

Useful idiot...

Quote of the Day:

The major problem—one of the major problems, for there are several—one of the many major problems with governing people is that of whom you get to do it; or rather of who manages to get people to let them do it to them.

To summarize: it is a well-known fact that those people who must want to rule people are, ipso facto, those least suited to do it.

To summarize the summary: anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.

Douglas Adams

News Briefs 20-01-2017

“Insanity is relative. It depends on who has who locked in what cage.”

Quote of the Day:

“Mysteries abound where most we seek for answers.”

Ray Bradbury

News Briefs 19-01-2017

C'mon, you know the *only* reason you're gonna watch the ceremony, is in the off chance some time-traveling bounty hunter from the future does make an appearance…

Thanks to Barry.

Quote of the Day:

"I prefer a painful truth over any blissful fantasy."

˜Chelsea Manning