KOKH Fox 25: Like the person in office? Vote for them! Don't like them? Vote for someone else. Either way, vote tomorrow!
Me: Voting for the lesser of two evils is still voting for evil.
KOKH Fox 25: It's also still voting. A right that Americans have :)
Me: Not voting is also a right. You can't turn a blind eye to the evil of politics in favor of participation. "Just vote" is ridiculous.
I suppose it seemed obvious, when I look back and remember that I voted for Ralph Nader in 2008 and 2012, that I was eventually become an anarchist.
I mean, I had already given up, for the most part, on government by that point, apparently.
I saw a woman on TV the other day talking about ‘our economy is in a recession, we owe China $11,000,000,000,000’. And I’m like ‘we?’.
I don’t owe China anything.
YOU owe China $11,000,000,000,000.
WE owe Sprint $90. You must’ve roaming or something."
More behind the link…
A Richmond, Virginia mother received the following note, telling her not to pack a lunch for her pre-school age child.
I have received word from Federal Programs Preschool pertaining to lunches from home. Parents are to be informed that students can only bring lunches from home if there is a medical condition requiring a specific diet, along with a physicians note to that regard.
I am sorry for any inconvenience. If you have any questions concerning this matter, please contact Stephanie [redacted] the Health Coordinator for Federal Programs Preschool at [redacted].
The U.S. Department of State has a Tumblr. It’s subtitle, “Diplomacy In Action”.