The White House and the Imperial Administration therein don’t need my help to make them look laughably stupid, or to point out their flaws. Just Google Will Rogers and politics and the cowboy philosopher said all that needs be said. 333 more words
We’ve been involved in a lot of conflicts since we were founded. Strong debates have torn us apart, but eventually we always work things out. And there have been outside forces too, people who just don’t understand what it is that we’re trying to accomplish. 1,210 more words
Human Popsicle: Cryostasis used to be a standard way of storing people, and was taken advantage of for a variety of purposes, specifically including the Deep Star projects (subluminal interstellar colonization of the Thirteen Colonies, with ships full of frozen people), and, in the time after the prospect of fixing the dead was mooted but before the technology to do so was available, freezing something very close to everybody who died accidentally “for later”, in the Vaults of the Dead Awaiting. 78 more words
Police officers gather in Copley Square in Boston, Massachusetts for celebrations marking the US Independence Day, July 4, 2013.
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