Albert Einstein says…

A human being is part of the whole, called by us “Universe”, a part limited in time and space. We experience ourselves, our thoughts and feelings as something separate from the rest—a kind of optical delusion of consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from the prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.

iTunes App Store Passbook Page

I don’t know why this has been so hard to find. But here it is, finally!


Mitt Romney Fundraiser Transcript Part 1

MITT ROMNEY: The president’s foreign policy in my opinion is formed by a perception he has that his magnetism and his charm and his persuasiveness is so compelling that he can sit down with people like Putin and Chavez and Ahmajinedad and they’ll find that we’re such wonderful people that they’ll go on with us. And they’ll stop doing bad things. And it’s an extraordinarily naive perception and it led to huge errors in North Korea, in Iraq, obviously in Iran and Egypt and around the world. Continue reading »


via Kottke

Rainbow in the Dark

Dope Das Racist joint! 😉

Song from their CD Relax.

Maya Arulpragakicksam-ass

Maya Arulpragasam at the Super Bowl

Image via The New Yorker

So M.I.A. shocked and awed the conservative Parents Television Council, “the nation’s most influential advocacy organization protecting children against entertainment sex, violence and profanity”. Apparently, she even shocked the original shock and awer Madonna herself, who can’t stand being upstaged at her own show. What has become of America, whose most famous and enduring act was a gigantic bird-flip to colonial Great Britain way back in the 18th century?

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Working Class Hero

First, you must learn to smile as you kill,
if you want to be like the folks on the hill.

-John Lennon

End Financial Appartheid


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Cain & Perry Tax Plans: Visualized

This is a long post:

via The Atlantic