ann_arcana: The justification for lifetime appointment I was always taught was that it made judges immune to the pressures of partisan electoralism.
I think the last ten years should've thoroughly disabused everyone of that absurd idea.
No more unelected, unaccountable life peers, thanks.
I'm re-reading the Baroque Cycle of books by Neal Stephenson. Daniel Waterhouse is my favorite character, but he's not a big player in the second book, which I'm nearing the end of now. I'm looking forward to The System of the World and spending more time with Daniel. #nealStephenson #theConfusion #quicksilver #theSystemOfTheWorld #baroqueCycle
A Win For Harley Riders: Fuck you, I bought it, it's MINE https://doctorow.medium.com/a-win-for-harley-riders-eec8025ac96b
I watch a lot of TV Shows, and there are some brilliant ones in there.
But this is a masterpiece.
Thank you, @SteveMartinToGo@twitter.com, @JohnnyHoffman@twitter.com, Martin Short, @firstname.lastname@example.org, the writers and crew!
Looking forward to S2
I'm afraid of losing all hope if this upcoming mid-term election cycle doesn't dramatically shift away from conservatives. I'm already teetering at the precipice. Do we really have anything to look forward to in the future that's laid out before us if we don't start choosing progress and freedom?
GO FUCKING VOTE.
#Coffee is meant to be consumed black... What's wrong with y'all heathens who put milk, cream, sugar and other sweetness to it?
The bitter caffeine goodness of black, Turkish coffee stands unparalleled!
‘Which there ain’t no stern-gallery, sir, now we been degraded to a sixth-rate,’ cried Killick with malignant triumph. ‘Stern-galleries is for our betters, and I must toil and moil away in the dark.’