Godspeed, Robin Williams.
Passed away today, apparent suicide.
Same face I make when I see cargo shorts…
“I will save the adequate-but-underachieving NYC egg sandwich by delivering instructional leaflets to all Midtown egg-sandwich makers,” Checkler said on the campaign’s Kickstarter page.
Hilary Clinton submitted a great #ireadeverywhere photo, adding: “For #ireadeverywhere w/ @NYPL, I’m reminded of moments reading to Chelsea when she was little. Let’s #closethewordgap.” We couldn’t agree more.
David Patrick Bernard Norris is an Irish scholar, independent Senator, and gay and civil rights activist. In this video he is addressing the Irish Parliament.
Here is the transcript.
"America has a shameful role to play in this. Israel could not get away with these disgraceful acts of international piracy and brigandage if it was not for the protecting shadow of the United States of America. I condemn President Obama for his utter inaction. I have to say I was a bit taken aback when I saw Ukraine had been added to the statements as it is irrelevant. It is a bit of "whataboutery". What about Syria? What about the Congo? What about Iraq? What about everything? However, the one thing it does is to show the extraordinary discrepancy here. At the instructions of the Americans we are prepared to boycott, go after the Russian banks and do this, that and the other. What do we do about Israel? We do not even mark a protest note with our vote at the United Nations Human Rights Commission."
This is very moving.
On this day in 1988, Yo! MTV Raps made its television debut on MTV.
Or be allowed to use the internet at all, if we are being honest.
And I would argue that you should never pay less than $6 for a good fish taco.
Let those among us who have never gotten wasted, shoplifted a snake from Petco, & then drove their Prius into a Long Island fire station, cast the first stone.
Prius drivers are the worst.