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I am not sure that I exist, actually. I am all the writers that I have read, all...– Jorge Luis Borges (via musingsfromgamblersrock) As far as I am concerned, Borges does exist. He is THE definitive writer of the last century. (via uzairm)
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The hero is the man who resists his father’s authority and overcomes it– Sigmund Freud
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The Angry Rich and Taxes
Anger is sweeping America. True, this white-hot rage is a minority phenomenon, not something that characterizes most of our fellow citizens. But the angry minority is angry indeed, consisting of people who feel that things to which they are entitled are being taken away. And they’re out for revenge. No, I’m not talking about the Tea Partiers. I’m talking about the rich. These are terrible times...
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