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The masses are asses and I am one of them

We are vaguely aware that we are brainwashed by advertisements. Madison Avenue spends a lot of money to brainwash us and having worked in advertising, trust me-they get all that money back and a whole lot more. 424 more words

News: Fresh BS

So are you famous yet!?

Hahaha…. -_-  surprisingly enough, you can’t just move to LA, say “I want to be an actor!” and then POOF! You’re a movie star!! Now wouldn’t that just be dandy.  811 more words



Have you ever felt like if you tell yourself something enough times, it will become true? Like you could literally brainwash yourself, to the point that all feelings and thoughts connected to a certain thing or person would be washed away? 233 more words

Is the U.S. Truly a Democracy or Republic?

So often Americans refer to our nations as a Democracy.  But this is not entirely true.  If it were a true Democracy everyone would vote on every law and there would be no need for a legislature.  648 more words


One of those days

A week in England has prompted me to consider the culture differences between two of the major European capitals: London and Paris. …and to deal with my semi-it-could-be-worse existential crisis. 1,094 more words

Men don't get raped

Editor’s note:
Sexual assault in the military is an ongoing issue that has been poorly dealt with. During the last several decades those few members that have been diagnosed with… 764 more words


In Pursuit of the String


Where is the society that used to hold me,

kissing me lavishly with pruned lips?


Where are the educators, the deducers,

that used to rap me on the knuckles? 186 more words