My partner sent me this article about the furor over a public school field trip to a local Muslim community center. Folks seem to be upset because a few kids participated in religious observances / prayer. Personally I’m not too bothered by that — it appears to be voluntary participation at the event, and likely […]
random quotes ... to amuse, inspire, enrage:
I never met a bug who showed me a trace of liking or respect, no matter what I'd done for him. Contempt is what they show, contempt. I've known a bug to stare me in the eye with my gore dripping from his jaws, and anyone could tell from his vinegary face that he was comparing me with other meals in the past and finding fault with everything -- too salt, too gamy, needing more sass, something. He wouldn't have complimented me if I'd spiced my ass and put butter on it. So I contemptify 'em right back. I hate bugs. Damn a bug.
матрациFacebook has deleted “Everybody Draw Mohammed Day!”, a user-created page, and apologized to the Pakistani government which had blocked Facebook. A Pakistani minister said Facebook had assured them that “nothing of this sort will happen in the future”. Yeah, good luck with that. And fuck you, Facebook. How about not knuckling under to paternalistic theocratic […]