Friday News Links

Not Breaking, but Interesting News

23 May 2014



You can try to contain the information sharing on the internet, but those of us who dwell here, intent on sharing said information, we’ll find a way around it. We always do. The most interesting thing about this is that top government officials can have access to the likes of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, but the general public cannot.



I like that we only worry about terrorists when they’re attacking our country. Have we forgotten about these schoolgirls that were taken or is it that we just don’t give a damn anymore? It’s time to act, Nigeria. They’re your girls…DO SOMETHING! The world is watching.



In case worrying that your kid will get shot up at school isn’t enough, now you have to worry about this. I don’t envy you right now, parents—not at all.



So our senators and representatives can skip out on paying taxes, but the IRS will gouge me every April and leave me penniless, for sport. Fucking. Awesome. Get your shit together, IRS.



…And yet, we continue to ignore the impact of mental illness on society. Why?



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