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i thought perez hilton was paris hiltons damaged and slightly less famous brother 

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So in government and politics today we were having a debate on the Affordable Health Care (Obamacare) and things were getting heated: especially when the subject turned to costly operations and procedures. Then the teacher asks this French exchange student about healthcare in France and, with her response that everything is covered by the government, everyone just shut up.

Lesson: Let’s all move to France.

We’ve now entered an era in which affinity politics has gotten so toxic that even motherhood and apple pie are fair targets if it turns out that liberals happen to like apple pie.



There are dozens of good reasons that we should be building out solar as fast as we possibly can—plummeting prices, overdependence on foreign oil, poisonous petrostate politics, clean air—but yes, global warming is one of those reasons too. And since global warming has now entered the conservative pantheon of conspiratorial hoaxes designed to allow liberals to quietly enslave the economy, it means that conservatives are instinctively opposed to anything even vaguely related to stopping it.

—Kevin Drum: The Right Wing Trains Its Hysterical Eye on Renewable Energy (via mucholderthen)

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