You’ve been so long Well, it’s been so long And I’ve been putting out fire with gasoline putting out fire with gasoline Cat People (David Bowie) What is the likely institutional response when misconduct* is brought to the attention of the powers that be? *for avoidance of slander claims, let’s just call it deficient exercise of cardinal principles. Or general frat…
General Chang: I can see you, Kirk.
Captain James T. Kirk: Chang.
General Chang: Can you see me? Oh, now be honest, Captain, warrior to warrior. You do prefer it this way, don’t you, as it was meant to be? No peace in our time. “Once more unto the breach, dear friends.”
I guess we’re playing this out.
You know why everybody piles on to create “doorbusters” and crazy sales?
So everyone can be Walmart and engage in predatory pricing.
They can’t bitch if we’re all doing it.
Who cares if they kill main street businesses in the process. The TVs are $20!
So I was at my brother’s wedding. He cleans up pretty nice. Or it was my kid’s wedding. It seems like it switched. The part where my broke ass dad hired a Lamborghini prototype in a camouflage wrap and cladding was cool, as it drifted past the reception.
It’s not nostalgia, it’s deja vu.
The War Council is disbanded. – Me, after a frank and refreshing talk with the ex-Mrs.