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March 2017

Voltaire: I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death
your right to say it.

By | March 27th, 2017|Quote or No Quote|

Outrageous charges and indefensible political ideas are often hurled around in times of political turmoil and rhetorical strife. Commentators sometimes respond by wheeling out the old "quote" by the French philosopher [...]

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Gloria Steinem: A Woman Needs a Man Like a Fish Needs a Bicycle

By | March 13th, 2017|Quote or No Quote|

Ah, the 1970s. Lots of important things happened then, including the political coming of age of yours truly. This crucial development in world history was only surpassed by things like the [...]

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February 2017

Sigmund Freud: Sometimes a Cigar is Just a Cigar

By | February 27th, 2017|Quote or No Quote|

Ah the burdens of celebrity are mighty, especially when you’re a famous intellectual. Of course, I’ve referring to myself, Buzzkillers, but other brainiacs have suffered before me. Sigmund Freud, the founder [...]

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Marilyn Monroe: Well-Behaved Women Rarely Make History

By | February 20th, 2017|Quote or No Quote|

Lots of people are credited with coining the great phrase, “well-behaved women rarely make history.” They include Marilyn Monroe, Gloria Steinem, Eleanor Roosevelt, Anne Boleyn, and our own Aunt Ginger from [...]

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