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90-percent's Journal
90-percent's Journal
June 27, 2022

Frank Zappa on "the illusion of Democracy"

“The illusion of freedom will continue as long as it's profitable to continue the illusion. At the point where the illusion becomes too expensive to maintain, they will just take down the scenery, they will pull back the curtains, they will move the tables and chairs out of the way and you will see the brick wall at the back of the theater.”

After last weeks SC rulings, I think America is at the brick wall.

-90% Jimmy

June 25, 2022

A suggestion for further over turning Constitutional Rights

I think the biggest problem the S.C.has the power to solve is inter-racial marriage.

No black shall be allowed to marry a person of the superior white race.

I mean, as long as they're on this mission to the Republican's current "the cruelty is the point" doctrine, it should be the law of the land that mixed races marriages no longer exist and the state will rule such marriages never existed in the first place.

Clarence and Ginny will be so happy with this 55 gallon drum of worms they opened up.

And all the formerly married mixed race couples will be forbidden to contact each other in any way what so ever,


If you're going to be regressive, why not go for it whole hog?

-90% Jimmy

June 23, 2022

We are being challenged to live up to the ideals we have insisted made our nation "exceptional".

ARE we "a nation of laws, not men"?

ARE "no men above the law" in our nation?

If these are not just meaningless high-sounding "fluff", why are we even questioning whether or not the law will punish Trump for his despicable crimes?

Not my words. this was originally posted by Atticus. it was locked in the OP and the moderator suggested reposting in GD, so I just did that here.

It's an important point, as I think all that made our formerly great country "exceptional" is in our distant past.

-90% Jimmy

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Gee - my profile info didn't migrate from the old DU I guess? The main thing - 90% refers to the maximum allowable percentage of nitromethane fuel permitted in modern NHRA Top Fuel and Funny cars. Which is what makes current "nostalgia nitro" so cool - you can still "tip the can" and run straight nitro, if you want to. I'm an aging northeast liberal with an overdeveloped justice gland. OUR INSTITUTIONS ARE INFESTED WITH GREEDY AND CORRUPT SOCIOPATHS
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