… A radical Left aided by a cultural elite that detests Christianity and finds Christian moral tenets reactionary and repressive is hell-bent on pushing its amoral values and imposing its ideology on our nation.
… The middle part of the country–the great red zone that voted for Bush–is clearly ready for war. The decadent left in its enclaves on the coasts is not dead–and may well mount a fifth column.
― Andrew Sullivan (September 16, 2001)
Hey kids! Can you spot the celebrity in the image?
…there are no “knowns.” There are thing[s] we know that we know. There are known unknowns. That is to say there are things that we now know we don’t know. But there are also unknown unknowns. There are things we don’t know we don’t know.
― Donald Rumsfeld, NATO Headquarters (June 6, 2002)
Makin’ my connection as I enter the room Everybody’s chillin’ as I set up the groove Pumpin’ up the volume with this brand new beat Everybody’s dancin’ and their dancin’ for me
― P!nk, Get the Party Started (watch the video)
Reflection must be reserved for solitary hours; whenever she was alone, she gave way to it as the greatest relief; and not a day went by without a solitary walk, in which she might indulge in all the delight of unpleasant recollections.
– Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice