“It’s amazing to witness how attitudes on gay rights have evolved in my lifetime,” said Jack Hunter, the artist behind next week’s cover, “Moment of Joy.” Hunter, who originally submitted his image, unsolicited, to a Tumblr, continued, “This is great for our kids, a moment we can all celebrate.”
(via Cover Story: Bert and Ernie Celebrate Gay Marriage : The New Yorker)
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Elizabeth Taylor and James Dean, 1955
The Wikipedia of bad similes
Politics is what happens when social structures want to edit themselves, almost as if they are the Wikipedia of bad similes.
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We are caged by our cultural programming. Culture is a mass hallucination, and when you step outside the mass hallucination you see it for what it’s worth.
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Quotes say much more about the people who are quoting them than the person who is being quoted. -John Green
Othello is the black sheep in Venetian society.