"Why would anyone, especially an African-American man, use the symbolism of a noose to make false accusations? How could someone look at the hatred and suffering associated with that symbol and see an opportunity to manipulate that symbol to further his own public profile? How can an individual who’s been embraced by the city of Chicago turn around and slap everyone in this city in the face by making these false claims?”
"The Selective Service System is conducting business as usual. In the event that a national emergency necessitates a draft, Congress and the President would need to pass official legislation to authorize a draft."
"In a very real sense, the missiles that we saw fired on U.S. service men and women tonight were paid for by the billions the Obama administration flooded the ayatollah with and if history teaches anything its don’t give billions of dollars who hate you and want to kill you."
"So if you do win an award tonight, don’t use it as a platform to make a political speech. You’re in no position to lecture the public about anything. You know nothing about the real world. Most of you spent less time in school than Greta Thunberg."
AOC's dream of herself as the savior of democracy and the climate might not come true after all.
Reaching peak senility at a campaign event on Sunday, Biden spoke about plans to totally eliminate fossil fuels especially coal. The dude literally declared his intentions to put fossil fuel executives in "in jail," if they didn't comply with his demands, then said we'll all be dead if we don't stop using fossil fuels.
"The heroism today is unparalleled. This team responded quickly, and within six seconds the shooting was over.”
Any eager participants in the woo must lay in a Shavasana yoga pose, also called "the corpse pose," which is literally just laying down and being totally still. Then, they must envision the world they'd like to create, which I'm thinking probably looks something like the world in Bladerunner.
This is not satire. This is New York.
What should have been just another day in left-bent Hollywood, however, was soon turned into a controversy when some LGBT-über-alles advocates complained that the blink-and-you'll-miss-it moment was a far cry from the representation Abrams had promised.
According to the New York Post, Sanchez allegedly staged the kidnapping “so that she could be with her boyfriend, a 23-year-old reputed Crips gangbanger once arrested for murder.”
Frustratingly, even if a few staff jobs are added in response to AB-5 — which is unlikely except at the biggest outlets with the deepest pockets — the handful of roles created won't make up for the thousands of freelance writers losing steady gigs because of the bill. The math is completely upside-down and freelance writers are coming out on the losing end.