Archived Quotes - 2013
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June 29 2013: "Just before I’d moved to New York, two historic events had occurred: The birth control pill had been invented, and the first Julia Child cookbook was published. As a result, everyone was having sex, and when the sex was over, you cooked something."
(by Nora Ephron - I Feel Bad About My Neck
June 17, 2013: "...calling a football team the 'Washington Redskins' as a way of honoring an Indian makes precisely as much sense as calling a soccer team 'The Warsaw Kikes' as a way of honoring a Jew."
(by Leonard Pitts, Jr, (from an article in the Miami Herald:
'Redskins is an offensive word'
June 17, 2013: "I'd fuck Sara Palin in a heartbeat, but I wouldn't vote for her as dogcatcher in a one dog town"
(by a Moderate Republican friend. There are still some Republican/Democrat friends in Louisiana.)
June 1, 2013: "The illegality of cannabis is outrageous, an impediment to full utilization of a drug which helps produce the serenity and insight, sensitivity and fellowship so desperately needed in this increasingly mad and dangerous world...Is it rational to forbid patients who are dying from taking marijuana as a palliative to permit them to gain body weight and to get some food down. It seems madness to say, 'We're worried that they're going to become addicted to marijuana' -- there's no evidence whatever that it's an addictive drug, but even if it were, these people are dying, what are we saving them from?"
(by Carl Sagan from interviews before his death at the age of 62.)