a glimpse into cryptic thought of the reticence
18 Dec 2012 | the class
Asking children who can barely spell their names what it felt like to have the trajectory of their life changed in a single morning. How the fuck do you think it feels?
Steve Schmidt, Game Change:
No news story lasts more than 48 hours any more. News is no longer meant to be remembered. It’s just entertainment.
Frank, God Bless America:
But that’s not the edge. That’s what sells. They couldn’t possibly pander any harder or be more commercially mainstream because this is the “oh, no, you didn’t say that” generation where a shocking comment has more weight then the truth. No one has any shame anymore. And we’re supposed to celebrate it.
Hangman is great. It teaches you that by saying the wrong things you could end someone’s life.