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Jul 25, 2018
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https://www.nytimes.com/2019/10/31/us/politics/obama-woke-cancel-culture.html

“This idea of purity and you’re never compromised and you’re always politically ‘woke’ and all that stuff,” Mr. Obama said. “You should get over that quickly.”

“The world is messy; there are ambiguities,” he continued. “People who do really good stuff have flaws. People who you are fighting may love their kids, and share certain things with you.”
“I do get a sense sometimes now among certain young people, and this is accelerated by social media, there is this sense sometimes of: ‘The way of me making change is to be as judgmental as possible about other people,’” he said, “and that’s enough.”

“Like, if I tweet or hashtag about how you didn’t do something right or used the wrong verb,” he said, “then I can sit back and feel pretty good about myself, cause, ‘Man, you see how woke I was, I called you out.’”

Then he pretended to sit back and press the remote to turn on a television.

“That’s not activism. That’s not bringing about change,” he said. “If all you’re doing is casting stones, you’re probably not going to get that far. That’s easy to do.”
 
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If males are so bad and females are so good, then why do girls want to join the boy scouts instead of the girl scouts?
Having been involved with both, the Boy Scouts certainly do more adventurous outdoorsy things. I can see the appeal to some girls who were not satisfied with the indoor activities offered by their local GS councils.

The solution should have been to start more outdoor-oriented Girl Scout troops.
 

wrenhal

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Aug 11, 2011
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The Much cracks me up
https://twitter.com/Scaramucci/status/1191922183733415937
Any day is a good day to abandon socialism. But the leftists taking over the Democratic party don't seem to be getting challenged over it much.

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