Perhaps even these things will be good to remember one day.
"Forsan et haec olim meminisse iuvabit.”
Virgil, The Aeneid
Book I, Line 203(via theancientworld)
These tapes should be the last nail in the coffin of the idea that there is any meritocracy in American capitalism. Any misconception that anyone ever had about rich people getting where are they are because they are smarter than us had to die with this tape. Because. Wow.
No es un secreto que en los departamentos de ciencias de las universidades alrededor del mundo hay más varones que mujeres. Afortunadamente, este fenómeno ha ido cambiando poco a poco y una de las que ha roto barreras ha sido Carmen Pantoja, la primera mujer puertorriqueña, aunque no la única, en convertirse en astrónoma.
We have snipers all around the stadium, just in case something were to happen. Like I said, do whatever it is you normally do. But approach the President, and we go for the kill shot. Are we clear?
So get this. THE Ronald Reagan was a fan of PROGRESSIVE taxation. And there’s video to prove it. And it’s basically the same as what Obama argues every day.
This is a good question! Conservative fans of Ronald Reagan should refresh their memory…