“There’s been a lot of simple vilification of right-wing people. It’s really easy to say, ‘Well, you’re Christian, you’re anti-this and that, and I hate you.’ But to me, it’s more interesting to say, ‘What is this person like and how do they really think?’ Do I have any common ground with people like that who find me really, really offensive? Do I have common ground with them? It’s worth exploring.”—Louis C.K. On Comedy, Love, Life And Loss (via npr)
“Psychedelics are illegal not because a loving government is concerned that you may jump out of a third story window. Psychedelics are illegal because they dissolve opinion structures and culturally laid down models of behaviour and information processing. They open you up to the possibility that everything you know is wrong.”—
A fantastic open comic to the Supreme Court about the Affordable Care Act—it breaks down some of the major reasons why the ACA is a good thing (take notice, Guv’nah!) in an easy-to-understand and very funny way.