Tweets for 2011-05-03

  • I'm pretty sure this "lamentable victory" is really just the way things have always been, behind the flattering façades http://shar.es/Hvhb6 #
  • Classical King FM 98.1 in Seattle (but available online) is now listener supported (as of 12:01am this morning) http://t.co/dTjRIW4 #
  • I don't know how anyone working on Scifi/Fantasy can have a character say "That's impossible!" without signifying that trope as irony #
  • On that topic, great vocab list: http://t.co/QrQgoCZ #
  • Not a repeat from last week: “@KING5Seattle: 25 million more PlayStation accounts hacked: http://t.co/DKZS27F” #
  • "if we are mature, we may learn and grow and profit from the wisdom of the brothers who are called the opposition" – MLK jr. #
  • "We must speak with all the humility that is appropriate to our limited vision, but we must speak." – MLK jr. #
  • "Violence is immoral because it thrives on hatred rather than love. It destroys community and makes brotherhood impossible." – MLK jr. #
  • "Violence ends by defeating itself. It creates bitterness in the survivors and brutality in the destroyers." – MLK jr. #
  • "the bad ones are the ones who seem to have all the power and be in these positions to block things that you and I need." – Malcolm X #
  • "it doesn't mean I advocate violence but … I don't even call it violence when it's self defense. I call it intelligence." – Malcolm X #
  • "racism, economic exploitation and militarism are all tied together." – MLK jr. #
  • Looney Labs is having a big sale on old pyramids (re-launch in June, all new) http://store.looneylabs.com/Web-Store/Pyramid-Products #
  • The thing about corporate personhood is that if corporations reject the duties of citizenship, then they should be denied the privileges. #