March 2017

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’m 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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January 2017

Patrick Henry Give me Liberty or Give Me Death

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Patrick Henry is one of the great early American heroes. In 1773, Henry, along with Thomas Jefferson and Richard Henry Lee, convinced their fellow Virginians to join with the other colonies in opposing British [...]

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