Most of Twitter is fine, but the people acting all holier-then-thou about the protesters (You aren't accomplishing anything, justice isn't inside a Dollar Tree) are going to drive me batshit. These people are frustrated beyond belief. They were told to let the system do it's thing. They did, it failed. What do you think is going to happen?
With the events over the weekend in combination of not knowing what airsoft toys are, I went and googled them. Back in my day, our guns looked nothing like real guns. They were either space-y, western-y or uber plastic-y fake. Airsoft makes specific realistic replicas, even down to different versions of gun inside a gun model type. I'm sorry, but
I'm not a natural-born citizen, but if I were to run for President, my platform would hinge on not just the usual liberal stuff I always go on and on about like voting rights, freedom of choice, minimum wage, drug legalization, etc., but these two items I would push in particular:
While I understand the sentiment that we probably shouldn't spend resources trying to colonize space if we can't even get our shit together here on Earth, we may have already passed the point of no return. So isn't there a moral imperative to try to give our descendants some hope for the future?
Why It's Important To Vote, Even If It's Just To Donkey/Spoilt Ballot: Politicians worry about number of people who vote. Every spoilt ballot gets put into the "undecided" category for next time. The more POTENTIAL voter, the harder the candidates will have to work next election to win yours.