Archive for October 2008
How has [the Apple II computer, circa 1980] improved your life?
“It gave me something to do in secondary school instead of going out on dates.”
Futurama co-creator David X. Cohen, interviewed in the Guardian’s Celebrity Squares column.
BARTLET [to Obama]: Plus, if you had a black daughter who was 17 and pregnant and unmarried and the father was a teenager hoping to launch a rap career with “Thug Life” inked across his chest, you’d come in fifth behind Bob Barr, Ralph Nader and a ficus.
Aaron Sorkin has written a short exchange between President Bartlet and Barack Obama for the New York Times.
Sometimes it can be hard to see inequality, until someone hits you over the head with it.