That’s the most succinct way of explaining that I’ve heard yet.
60 Minutes took another hit to its credibility with a hit piece on clean technology, made possible by the exclusion of successful clean technology companies—and didn’t even mention climate change.
Four facts that were left out of the program:
I summed up my issue with Libertarians for a friend like this: Ultimately they want all the same thing conservatives want - no food stamps, no welfare, no free education, no public health initiatives, no taxes - but they’re almost kind of meaner about it. The ONLY difference between a Republican Congressman and the 19-year-old kid in your dorm hallway with the RON PAUL 2012 sticker is that the latter is more into weed and against war. Which liberals have been on board with, you know, pretty much always. To borrow from Meryl Streep in The Devil Wears Prada: “Groundbreaking.”
Libertarians are just young, white, male republicans who like to smoke weed and think being drafted is a legitimate concern.
For-profit insurance creates profits for shareholders. Not a very hard concept to understand. Shareholders should not control your health.
Is your cat insane? A handy flowchart.
Twitter is down! Tumblr remains!
Update: Twitter lives.
A cartoon by David Sipress. For more cartoons from this week’s issue: http://nyr.kr/1bTqkV3
You people are a pain.