Anthem change or not, Germany buries its history ruthlessly. I’ve been to a WWII museum in Berlin. From the outside it looks like a warehouse, with no name or number on it. There are no windows. No pamphlets or anything else to take away that would remind people you’ve been there.
Birds of War
C.R.E.A.M. would be the most accurate and appropriate choice.
If we’re getting a new national anthem, it needs to slap.
I’m so glad you wrote about this. I saw the original in WaPo, but I just couldn’t click on it. George Will is a voice who needs to go away, quietly and quickly.
I was thinking it’d be more along the lines of this:
ADDENDUM: The Left is very concerned with words. We’ll fight at the drop of a hat to defend our (or others’) right to be offended, even after being expressly told that the offense (and reaction) was the entire point. Very concerned with words, labels, nomenclature, etc.
yeah, white people love talking. we spent the whole obama administration talking.
Are people really missing the message here?
Her point is that words are nice, but action is necessary.
The solution is to actively identify, shame, and if necessary prosecute all adherents to white supremacist ideology, silly.
honestly, I started a new job where every single one of my coworkers is women (childcare is a stupidly gendered field but also... it’s kind of nice) and trying to think of “men in my life who help make things happen” left me with: the guy at the grocery store who always applies my student discount when I’m at the self…
I would personally like to thank Rafa’s thighs, GOOD FUCKING LORD.
The adorable afro guy in the bowling shirt who doesn’t even glance at my card anymore because I’m at the dispensary at least twice a week
actually it’s spelled “Barron”