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News Briefs 14-08-2017

Do what you can...

Quote of the Day:

They say that great beasts once roamed this world, as big as mountains. Yet all that’s left of them is bone and amber. Time undoes even the mightiest of creatures

Dolores, in 'Westworld'

News Briefs 11-08-2017

”The more false we destroy the more room there will be for the true.”

Quote of the Day:

“The present is the necessary product of all the past, the necessary cause of all the future.”

R. G. Ingersoll

News Briefs 10-08-2017

Welcome to Fire&Furyland. Population: ALL

Thanks to Rius and Calzonzin.

"Quote of the Day:

"Mix epic individualism with extreme religion; mix show business with everything else; let all that ferment for a few centuries; then run it through the anything-goes ’60s and the internet age. The result is the America we inhabit today, with reality and fantasy weirdly and dangerously blurred and commingled."

~Kurt Andersen, How America Lost Its Mind

News Briefs 09-08-2017

Good luck!

Thanks Chris and Jason M.

Quote of the Day:

[After the atomic bomb attack on Hiroshima] there was a very considerable elation and excitement [in the U.S.], and there were parties and people got drunk. It would make a tremendously interesting contrast as what was going on at Los Alamos at the same time as people were dying and struggling at Hiroshima.

Richard Feynman

News Briefs 08-08-2017

Things that keep me awake at night: Is 8th of August celebrated by white supremacists like 20th of April is by stoners?

Thanks @djp1974.

Quote of the Day:

Evil tends to triumph over good because nasty people are more assertive than nice ones; that's our essential design flaw.

Robyn Hitchcock

News Briefs 07-08-2017

The times, they are a changin'...

Thanks @djp1974.

Quote of the Day:

Imagine the outcry if bombs were falling on Florence or Venice; [but] because this is Sanaa in forgotten Yemen, nobody cares a damn.

Peter Oborn

News Briefs 04-08-2017

“Poetry teaches the enormous force of a few words, and, in proportion to the inspiration, checks loquacity.”

Quote of the Day:

“The man who renounces himself, comes to himself.”

R.W. Emerson

News Briefs 03-08-2017

Farewell, señor Marrs. Keep on searching for answers!

Quote of the Day:

"Your mind is like a parachute. It works best open."

˜Jim Marrs (1943-2017)