“If we poison the critical thinking faculties of children by telling them that rabbits come out of hats, then we create adults who believe in astrology and homeopathy and that Ryan Reynolds was a better choice for Green Lantern than lovable rogue Nathan Fillion.” —Sheldon Cooper (The Big Bang Theory)
“nagnostic (noun) - A person who believes that nothing is known or can be known of the existence or nature of God or of anything beyond material phenomena, and takes that belief to such extremes that they persistently annoy others with assertions that their position is obviously the most philosophically sound and that they too are actually agnostic.” —My new favorite word | Blag Hag
“After disappointing showings in Iowa and New Hampshire, Newt’s campaign looked terminally ill… which is generally when he moves on to something better.” —
“As we mark the 39th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we must remember that this Supreme Court decision not only protects a woman’s health and reproductive freedom, but also affirms a broader principle: that government should not intrude on private family matters. I remain committed to protecting a woman’s right to choose and this fundamental constitutional right.” — Pres. Obama vowing to protect abortion rights in a press release today (via nowaitninjas)
I’m at the airport waiting for my flight back to Portland and they are playing Christmas music.