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Jay Lake
Date: 2010-04-28 05:43
Subject: [links] Link salad will never go back to Arizona
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Tags:art, cool, culture, funny, language, links, personal, politics
The release of the opera in 2000Vintagraph with an 1882 vision of air travel in the year 2000.

Foreign Accent SyndromeLanguage Log on one of the weirder (and dodgier) phenomena around head injuries.

We Have Met the Enemy and He Is PowerPoint — (Via The Edge of the American West.)

Two Lumps and Doonesbury take on the rhetoric of the Tea Party — When the comic strips are making fun of the arrant nonsense of your position, maybe it's time to rethink.

?otD: What's so conservative or patriotic about making people show their papers?



4/28/2010
Writing time yesterday: none (chemo brain)
Body movement: 30 minute stationary bike ride
Hours slept: 8.75 (solid)
This morning's weigh-in: 231.0
Yesterday's chemo stress index: 4/10 (fatigue)
Currently (re)reading: Witches Abroad by Terry Pratchett

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russ: quo vadis
User: goulo
Date: 2010-04-28 15:56 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:quo vadis
> What's so conservative or patriotic about making people show their papers?

I think the idea is that when it's making those other people (who we all know are bad criminals anyway) show their papers, it's conservative and patriotic.

But if it makes you have to show your own papers, then it's a totalitarian big government communist fascist islamic nanny state.
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Twilight
User: twilight2000
Date: 2010-04-28 16:38 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Check out Prickly City this week (and last) - a REALLY good description of the difference between what the Tea Party thinks it is and what it really is.
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