Last one, I promise

And remember, where you have a concentration of power in a few hands, all too frequently men with the mentality of gangsters get control. History has proven that.

Lord Acton

Here's another that seems timely. Lord Acton died in 1902.

The issue which has swept down the centuries and which will have to be fought sooner or later is the people versus the banks.

Lord Acton

Lord Acton quotes

Limitation is essential to authority. A government is legitimate only if it is effectively limited.

Lord Acton

Just got an invitation from a national company to help put a sitework budget together on a project. Rather than calling it a feasibility budget, the person sending it called it a "feasy". Damn I'm getting old! Or maybe I should say OMG I'm getting old.

For some reason, the XL Elvis mix posted yesterday reminded me of some of the visual elements in this one.

It depends. in Japan, if your wife is a hologram, you would be a Fictosexual. Throw that one out there haha.

This seems somehow applicable to the Ukraine situation.

War against a foreign country only happens when the moneyed classes think they are going to profit from it.

George Orwell

Let's crank up the Roe v Wade hysteria a notch. Headline in Raleigh News and Observer

Obergefell was central to the Court’s landmark ruling on gay marriage. Now he’s terrified.

Propaganda can work in 3 ways. Direct propaganda, censorship of information or ideally, both. We, in the US, are entering the final stage of "both".

Not sure if this has been posted here. There are links to Part 1 and Part 2 within the article. CCP's sounding a little shaky.

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