July 25, 2015

quote of the moment

"If it's secret, it's not justice."

-- David Davis

July 23, 2015

quote of the moment

"It is a universally acknowledged truth that a single man in possession of a Tinder account must be a creep."

-- anonymous staff writer on rolling stone

July 18, 2015

quote of the moment

"there is no pleasure that I actually haven't made myself sick on."

-- Philip Seymour Hoffman

July 15, 2015

quote of the moment

"Children grow into resilient adults by living through disappointment."

-- Susan Stiffelman

July 14, 2015

quote of the moment

"smartwatches are still Segways for your wrist."

-- mark wilson

July 13, 2015

headline of the moment

"Woman Crashes Car Into The Back of a Van Full of Seafood While Using Vibrator"

-- complex.com

quote of the moment

"The brevity of our lives breeds a kind of temporal parochialism—an ignorance of or an indifference to those planetary gears which turn more slowly than our own."

-- Kathryn Schulz

quote of the moment

"every field has its field day."

-- Kathryn Schulz

July 12, 2015

quote of the moment

"It's a legitimate desert."

-- yelp reviewer "jessica M," describing the nuances of las Vegas geography

July 08, 2015

quote of the moment

"The race of a perpetrator of a crime is not a reason or an excuse to fear an entire race of people."

-- Olu Stevens

July 07, 2015

headline of the moment

"kids see traditional television as punishment"

-- digg

July 05, 2015

quote of the moment

"Each generation struggles to escape the shadow of the one before it."

-- Alex Blimes

June 30, 2015

quotes of the moment

"Judgment is a terrible evangelism strategy."

"What's the logic behind judging people who don't follow Jesus for behaving like people who don't follow Jesus?"

"Non-Christians usually act more consistently with their value system than you do.

"It's difficult for a non-Christian to be a hypocrite because they tend to live out what they believe.

"Chances are they are better at living out their values than you or I are. Jesus never blamed pagans for acting like pagans."

-- Carey Nieuwhof (in http://careynieuwhof.com/2015/06/some-advice-on-same-sex-marriage-for-us-church-leaders-from-a-canadian/)

June 29, 2015

quote of the moment

"We all believe what we want to believe."

-- Andrew Cuomo

June 25, 2015

quote of the moment

"In the middle ages, they burnt witches right outside this spot, but things are more relaxed here now."

-- anders fjellberg, on lista, norway

June 24, 2015

trivium of the moment

the plastic lawn flamingo is the official bird of Madison, WI.

-- NYT

June 22, 2015

quote of the moment

"The Internet: A dark carnival of humanity's most wretched impulses."

June 18, 2015

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datum of the moment

A pound of clover honey represents the nectar from 8.7 million flowers.

-- NY magazine

June 03, 2015

quote of the moment

"Warhol has a lot of unusual friends."

-- Mario Amaya