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If millions of people are listening, you should say something worth hearing. ~Jussie Smollett

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Opinion is really the lowest form of human knowledge.  It requires no accountability, no understanding.  The highest form of knowledge is empathy, for it requires us to suspend our egos and live in another’s world.  It requires profound purpose larger … Continue reading

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So when you spot violence, or bigotry, or intolerance or fear or just garden-variety misogyny, hatred, or ignorance, just look it in the eye and think, ‘The good outnumber you, and we always will.’ ~Patton Oswalt

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One of the purposes of college is [for students] to articulate stupid arguments in stupid ways and then learn, through interactions with fellow students and professors, exactly how stupid they are. ~Daniel W. Drezner, professor at Tufts University

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Truer words have never been spoken. During critical moments of reform, people clinging to imperiled ideologies find ways to fight back. ~Tyler Bishop, in “Reclaiming Southern Pride“

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From David Gergen’s piece at CNN, “Hillary, Are You Listening to Slammin Sammy?” Forget the danger of next week’s Benghazi hearings; Tuesday night is [Hillary Clinton’s] moment to claim her husband’s brand as her own: the Comeback Kid.

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There is no need to repeat yourself.  I ignored you just fine the first time.

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