http://www.metafilter.com/favorites/19030/comments/ - Jul 25, 2014 3:33:18 AM - Dec 4, 2004 9:21:16 AM
Displaying comments 1 to 50 of 1709Never Give Up! Never Surrender!Ok, one last thing. The Galaxy Quest website was made to look like a crappy geocities fan site, back in the day.Fleebnork2:59 PM on July 23, 2014Guy Walks Into a BarI love riffing on old jokes, so I think this is perfect. Once I was goofing around and told a friend my take on the giant marshmallow joke which is "Last night I dreamed I ate a giant marshmallow, and when I woke up, my giant marshmallow was missing!" Turns out his version is way better:
"Last night I ate my pillow"
aubilenon2:53 PM on July 23, 2014
Displaying comments 1 to 50 of 1706The death of Eric GarnerThe cops job is to get the dude under arrest - no ifs, ands or buts. The cops' job is to protect people. In theory, they are allowed to use limited force in controlled ways in order to do that job. When force becomes an end in itself, when police become motivated by legitimizing and rationalizing ever-increasing amounts of force rather than minimizing the need for it and the risks of using it, they are hurting rather than protecting us.amery9:07 AM on July 22, 2014Cops across America are using ever-increasing deadly force of one kind or another against people demonstrating even the slightest bit of non-cooperation or hostility of any kind. That includes looking at a cop cross-eyed, at this point. By contrast, check these London cops and how they handled a guy with a freaking machete screaming and charging at them. In the US that obviously mentally disturbed individual would be dead now. He would have died in a... [more]flapjax at midnite8:00 AM on July 22, 2014