Favorite Rejects 2023-05-28
– Chongqing is only the largest city in the world because it's official borders are 64 times larger than LA.
– Bari Weiss' 'Free Press' is a news outlet devoted nothing but culture war topics, other than abortion.
– Getting rid of testing is a way of destroying the evidence of descrimination.
– If the Republicans have decided that in-kind benefits (SNAP) are no longer good, then it's a good opportunity to pivot to cash benefits, since they'd oppose either.
– Barbie houses have zero staircases
– Given that we passed a debt ceiling increase, it's not quite as stupid that we didn't get rid of the debt celiing when we had the chance.
– Quality dunk on Musk regarding his recent willingness to censor for authortarian regimes: "Look, I’m not the one who bought Twitter amidst a blaze of proclamations about free speech principles."
– "This debt ceiling fight was like if a guy walked into a restaurant with a ticking bomb, and threatened to blow everyone up if he didn't get a free peppermint."
– The musk situation is very funny