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MISTER-MUSE AND SUR-VEYS

We thought of ourselves as the lion….king of all he surveys. –Wordreference Forums

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Humor

Kant, Mencken, and Locke Walk Into a Bar

And the politicians come out poorer:

Locke has first dibs:

In advocating tax dodging you forget the Social Contract. Is it decent for a citizen to evade his fair obligations to other citizens?

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The penalty for laughing in a courtroom is six months in jail; if it were not for this penalty, the jury would never hear the evidence. 7 more words

H. L. Mencken

in search of magic

Yesterday I bought a book because it told me I’m brave. I spent money I don’t have on a book I don’t need because it insinuated I’m intrepid. 256 more words

Life

It doesn’t take a majority to make a rebellion; it takes only a few determined leaders and a sound cause. – H. L. Mencken http://ift.tt/1SCepxh

H. L. Mencken

The Problem with U.S.

H. L. Mencken explains:

. . . here in this great republic we have the materials for the most superb victualry the world has ever seen, and our people have the money to pay for it.

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