And over time, the term silent majority was used to exclude more than just anti war protesters. The “noisy minority,” as Perlstein called it, was fairly large. “It was black civil rights militants,” he said. 5. Mike Birbiglia’s sensitive, funny, sad, honest film Don’t Think Twice, which has more affection for and understanding of a certain kind of comedy person than perhaps any piece of fiction that’s ever been written about them. It’s got a killer cast including Keegan Michael Key, Gillian Jacobs, and Birbiglia himself, and it got some of the best reviews of the year deservedly so.
Stott is one of a group of researchers analyzing the patterns of weather events in the past and comparing them with the patterns Earth is experiencing now. The intensity of last year Australian heat wave was statistically the charts, he says. Climate change had to be behind it.
Sadly, the long suffering people of North Korea are not yet in such a position. Although Trump’s meeting with Kim was a historic event with potentially dramatic consequences for nuclear disarmament, it is less clear though no less important what effect the meeting will have on the dismal human rights situation inside the hermit kingdom. Dialogue between Pyongyang and Washington is commendable.
Lawyer Bob had a bit of a southern twang when talking to Charles lol. I glad they kind of used him as a vessel to utter out loud how ridiculous ageism is and the thought that we throw people away when they just as capable just because of a number. I know this is a main theme of the show, but to have it come out so plainly again I think is great..
So a lot of folks today miss me with the hypocrisy. Is more discriminatory, more freedom restricting, more homophobic. She’s saying that we need to quiet our cravings to condemn other cultures for offenses of which we ourselves are guilty. There’s plenty of time at sea to think. You can also not think, and I did a lot of that, too. And I noticed that the other guests mostly American, due, I’m guessing, to the Miami departure are very happy.
This also happened to me during one of those long drives: I heard people ask on our air whether the missile strike was a and I began to wonder where that expression came from and just what it means. William Safire reported that it began as a British manufacturing term meaning only item of its kind. He concluded that one off has become a way of saying something is unique in an age when the word unique has been mistakenly corrupted by modifiers such as quite, rather, almost [and] practically.