– Southern euphemism
I’m not saying I’m gonna change the world, but I guarantee that I will spark the brain that will change the world.
At night, here in the playground, the ghosts have voices.
Racial struggles are never purely racial. They aren’t even fundamentally racial. Most often, race is merely an excuse to mask what is actually a battle over power. Somebody, somewhere, with a big-ass hunk of power, has found it socially strategic to cast people with similar experience as warring opposites. This, I believe, is why they consistently portray black rage as revolutionary and white rage as reactionary. The truth is that both the whites and blacks really hate the government. Condemning one group for ‘hate speech’ while permitting the other group to go wild with it is an effective way to reinforce the impression that these are separate groups on the opposite sides of the battle line.
So dear to heaven is saintly chastity,
That when a soul is found sincerely so,
A thousand liveried angels lackey her,
Driving far off each thing of sin and guilt.
It’s not that you should love something so much that it controls you.
It’s that you should love something so much that you can never be controlled.
What if a side effect from COVID was an increase of fifty IQ points. What would be the ramifications?
By the gravity of earth, the fierceness of wind, the power of water, and chaos of fire, I shall unite this world and all the others.
The answers you seek can be found in the macrocosmic view of the microcosmic You.
Elvis is that which is. Bigfoot is that which was. Space aliens are that which will be. The Holy Trinity of white-trash religion.
Jesus was born of a virgin, and Moses parted the Red Sea, Noah had an ark, God rained down frogs on Egypt, and Joshua made the sun stand still.
You always hear that Americans need to address racism. Listen, Mr. Postman, we haven’t only addressed it, we’ve added a zip code. They say we need to to start dealing with these issues. Maybe they’ve been in coma for the past thirty years. Let’s put the baby to bed. And let’s cool down a tad. We don’t need more sensitivity. If we got any more sensitive, we’d all break out in a rash. – his sentiments exactly