— Ayn Rand
— Polish Ron Paul supporter (via eltigrechico)
Faces of a coin
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Pretty sure I’ve reblogged this before. But it’s still one of my favorite things on the internet.
— Tom Clancy (via thinksquad)
So I have spoken to several people who are strongly in favour of Obama, and basically all of their arguments hang entirely upon this one statement:
- SO MUCH BETTER THAN BUSH, MAN.
And when posed with the fact that people elect candidates contingent upon campaign promises, Obama has fallen short. Generally, I like to give the example of his heightening of the war in Afghanistan, and — seriously — the only reply I ever get from them (before they quickly change the subject) is:
While I agree with this, I almost feel like trying to reclaim “capitalism” is much like libertarians trying to reclaim “liberal.” It just ain’t gonna happen.
Since the end of the Second World War, the United States of America has …
Attempted to overthrow more than 50 governments, most of which were
Attempted to suppress a populist or nationalist movement in 20 countries.
Grossly interfered in democratic elections in at least 30 countries.
Dropped bombs on the people of more than 30 countries.
Attempted to assassinate more than 50 foreign leaders.
In total: Since 1945, the United States has carried out one or more of
the above actions, on one or more occasions, in the following 69
countries (more than one-third of the countries of the world):
British Guiana (now Guyana)
Congo (also as Zaire)
Germany (plus East Germany)
Vietnam (plus North Vietnam)
Yemen (plus South Yemen)
—Shared by Elle.
— RON PAUL 2012 (via scatteredaesthetics)
Mitt Romney referring to Ron Paul.
College philosophy classes in a nut shell. AMEN (Taken with instagram)
Also, when people worship things just because they’re told they should.
But you know what’s worse? People who don’t capitalize letters and use “u” in place of “you.”