The first draft of the civil rights-eroding USA PATRIOT Act was magically introduced one week after the 9/11 attacks. Legislators later admitted that they hadn't even had time to read through the hundreds of pages of the history-shaping bill before passing it the next month, yet somehow
We sit inside and wonder
what the hell is going on
and what the hell is going to happen.
How we're going to pay the bills
and how the store can still be out of fucking toilet paper.
What the government is hiding from us
and how they'll screw us over
Ten million Americans declare unemployment in two weeks and all your government does is give you a $1,200 "advance" on your tax return while bailing out corporations with the largest wealth transfer ever, and some of you are still shrieking about Russia and China. Pathetic
Coronavirus disinformation is the hot topic of the day, with pressure mounting on social media platforms to censor incorrect information about the virus and mainstream news outlets blaring dire warnings every day about the threat posed by the circulation of false claims about the pandemic."As
As 2020 gets crazier and crazier, emotional self-care is getting more and more important. A lot of people, especially the "plugged-in" types who like to pay close attention to what's going on in the world, are getting into some looping stress patterns over the Covid-19
There was a kids' game show on Nickelodeon in the early nineties called Get the Picture where contestants would be shown an image that is obscured in some way and slowly made more clear. First one to guess the image correctly got the points.That's kind of
"As billions hunker down to halt the spread of the virus, President Donald Trump has only ramped up sanctions and other pressure against frequent targets such as Iran and Venezuela," reads a new article by AFP."Iranians say humanitarian imports have effectively been blocked as few
"Corona is a black light and America is a cum-stained hotel room," comedian Megan Amram colorfully tweeted a couple of weeks ago. Her observation has only grown more accurate since.The corporate cronyism of America's political system has been highlighted with a massive kleptocratic multitrillion-dollar corporate bailout of
So my daughter has a fever and a sore throat now. According to the Victoria guidelines she doesn't qualify for testing, but her symptoms match those listed for COVID-19 and I'm pretty sure she's got it.She's doing alright but of course I'm stressing anyway, since
The world is messed up because powerful people think in terms of narrative control, and ordinary people don't. Change that and you change the world.~Hot tip: Dump all stocks and invest in becoming the kind of decent human being who people will want to help