What a shame. He died before he achieved his lifelong dream of [checks notes] being even fucking richer.
To co-opt a Bette Davis quote: “Mother always said to speak good of the dead. David Koch is dead. Good.”
“And it’s so much more of a positive impact than if he flew commercial and kept his dollars to himself”
Leading by example is pretty much a pre-requisite to be taken seriously. I don’t think anyone here is taking issue with the message itself.
Somebody once said something along the lines of they don’t want to cut back to help the environment, they want you to cut back.
It’s fair game to point out celebrity hypocrisy.
The Twitter response to anything involving this kid is nothing short of insane.
Maybe she’s getting loads of shit for implying a form of transatlantic travel that takes up to a month is practical for most people.
I mean, no they’re not, they’re just some of the most famous people in the world. Famous=/=brightest. There are thousands of scientists/geniuses working on climate change right now, they’re just not going to get as much attention.
As I note above, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren both have flown coach this election period.
I have been fortunate enough to fly on several private jets as a co-op student. I would fly on private jets in a heartbeat if I had the money.
Dwayne Johnson’s kids both have Disney princess names? That’s odd and adorable.
So I worked in a preschool and something the 2 year old classroom used to deal with was moms referring to favorite teachers as their 2 year old son’s “girlfriend”. Like “oh there’s your girlfriend” jokes about crushes etc. My theory was that this was how they made their insecurity at having their baby’s love for…
Well, that escalated appropriately.
Respect the office of the presidency.
This. Also it is not a normal thing to research each and every executive at each and every company you do business with. You would be paralyzed, unable to buy anything because you would spend all your time researching who invested in your grocery store of choice, who built the car you drive, who executive produced the…
It is when he’s breaking laws all the time and being a shithead. A President doesn’t deserve respect just because he’s the President. A President deserves respect when he upholds the values of the office.
“People should just respect the president,”
unfortunately if we stopped using things from companies who do bad things is that we would be naked, homeless, starving, diseased, and bored
I’ve never had a cat that actually ATE the mice they killed, they just played with them and chewed them up, but didn’t eat much of them