@LondonLee True. I've also discovered numerous writers, musicians and podcasts I wouldn't have otherwise heard of through those threads.
@ignerd Overcompensation is tedious.
@17crash Does the Heritage Foundation also keep a record of anti-gay vandalism and violence? Or anti-Obama vandalism and violence? Or anything else that doesn't fit neatly within their narrow worldview?
@Kendall “Unlimited tolerance must lead to the disappearance of tolerance. If we extend unlimited tolerance even to those who are intolerant, if we are not prepared to defend a tolerant society... then the tolerant will be destroyed, and tolerance with them... We should therefore claim, in the name of tolerance, the right not to tolerate the intolerant.” - Karl Popper
@pissy elliott I just read Kendall's other comments on The Awl. It seems that he or she is suffering from a common cognitive deficiency known as "missing the point entirely".
As a youth, I used to weep in butcher's shops.
Would have been better if he'd adapted Bill Cosby's Noah.
"I think this was my father. May he finally be free."
Nicole, I hope this job doesn't burn you out. It must be horrifying, heartbreaking, or both, but never neither.
This actually is just what I needed this afternoon.