Tag Archives: Prop 8

Quotes of the Week – Ending 8.8.10

Being a top is no excuse for being a bore.
Random Phantom via Twitter

After watching all these episodes of Spongebob, I’ve come to the conclusion that Mr. Krabs is Jewish.
Urban Prince via Twitter

I definitely thought this woman singing on this Rick Ross song was Nina Simone. It was Cee-Lo.
Urban Prince as well (I couldn’t choose!)

You will NOT get along with everybody!
Rev Run via Twitter

Chris Brown needs to change it up a bit. To what? I don’t know, but something else. Ciara just needs to fill out a FAFSA.
B.Tiz via Twitter

Maybe I should whore around like everyone else…
Devon Corneil via Twitter

Subtlety is lost on those unable to appreciate it.
commenter EH – Clever Ads for Tivo (37signals)

To bankrupt a fool give him information.
Nassim Taleb via Twitter

Dear Arizona, your state used to be part of Mexico. If you are non-Mexican and non-indigenous, then you are the immigrant.
Prerna Lal via Twitter

Way to go, California Supreme Court! Gay couples should have the right to a 50 percent chance of getting divorced, too.
Chad via Twitter

Arnold [Schwarzenegger] being a political weather vane, he obviously thinks supporting gay marriage is good politics now, after vetoing it twice.
David Dayen via Twitter

It’s so sickening to think it’s 2010 and people still care that two guys can love each other.
Karlos Lopez via Twitter

History will remember the gay marriage thing the same way it does segregation.
Darian Aaron via Twitter

…you wouldn’t believe how many white girls I knew in school who honestly just did not think [HIV/AIDS] affected them at all. I know a woman in particular who is so sure she has AIDS at this point that she will NOT get tested, and she sleeps around like crazy.
commenter regazza_di_lupo – Cyndi Lauper & Lady Gaga Go Off Script, Discuss Safe Sex On GMA (Jezebel)

I like to be multi-contextual, which is much more important than being multicultural.
Cornel West via Twitter

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
Albert Einstein

Sometimes I worry about being a success in a mediocre world.
Betty Yelp via Twitter

I’ve come to the conclusion that no one has your best interest in mind…
Michael Miles via Twitter

My existence isn’t based on your validation.
Necole Bitchie via Twitter

The universe does my dirty work. Karma is a bitch.
Mr. Jones via Twitter

To want others to do the best they can for themselves, when they have done the best they can for you — this is intelligence.
Maya Angelou via Twitter

We are all faced with a series of great opportunities brilliantly disguised as impossible situations.
Charles Swindoll via Tim Ferriss

In this race, you have to pace yourself.
WhatsTheT via Twitter

There’s good and bad in everything… you get what you’re looking for.
Kanye West via Twitter

You can’t bring everyone to the new places you’re going.
Trent Jackson via Twitter

Quotes of the Week – Ending 6.20.10

Too scary for Jesusland!
commenter Gurka von S. – McDonald’s Gay Ad Not for U.S. TV (Advocate)

What do the Celtics need to do?
They need Larry Bird…or some kind of offense.
Jeff Van Gundy: NBA Finals Game 7

According to the sidewalk scrawl at this muni stop, Kate has herpes. Bummer.
Richard Garcia via Twitter

Sometimes I honestly feel the past two years of my life have just been an extended episode of PUNK’D! I’m waiting for Ashton Kutcher…
Xem VanAdams via Twitter

Warning: a recent search for “bed bugs” on TripAdvisor found 877 mentions for city hotels. (Yikes!)
Affordable Boutique Hotels in New York City (The New York Times)

The difference between self defense and unjustifiable assault is that half second when he stared at her and socked her. He did not “find an opening” to subdue this person. There was no more struggle between the stare and the punch. The officer committed assault, plain and simple.
commenter rwthw – Seattle officer punches girl in face during jaywalking stop (Komo News)

Society needs prudent leaders and risk-taking error-prone followers; we got the opposite.
Nassim Taleb via Twitter

I love how Prop 8 folk act as defenders of children. Were gay people hatched as adults? I was a gay kid who needed defending and got none.
Tim Denike via Twitter

So often, our approach to young boys is to treat them as “short adults” rather than children in need of support, investment, and love.
Marc Lamont Hill via Twitter

I can’t dismantle oppressive, white supremacist ideology working for a system based on white supremacist ideology.
soulforce84 via Twitter

Love don’t pay the bills.
D0wJ0nEs via Twitter

Yeah, when the strippers consistently treat you better than your friends, you know it’s time to reevaluate a few things.