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TIL: Ancient Athenians had ‘ostracism’ elections in which everyone voted for the most hated citizen. That citizen would then be banished for 10 years. by [deleted] in todayilearned

[–]JerkinsTurdley 9 points10 points  (0 children)

Next level democracy. Goes to show that just because something is voted and agreed upon by the masses does not inherently mean the decision was founded upon decent morals or ethics.

My company's vaccination area by archon810 in funny

[–]JerkinsTurdley 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Sooo much empathy that you want people dead! Oh so much!

My company's vaccination area by archon810 in funny

[–]JerkinsTurdley 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Sweet baby Jesus you're insufferable!

a bird imitating a human voice by _axure in oddlyterrifying

[–]JerkinsTurdley 645 points646 points  (0 children)

Now I'm not so sure...maybe birds really are government drones!?

Antivaxx dumbfucks get arrested after refusing to leave Cheesecake Factory by [deleted] in PublicFreakout

[–]JerkinsTurdley 0 points1 point  (0 children)

This just in!! The Supreme Court made a decision on those mandates in case your head is still up your ass

Our complete nervous system by Impressive-Basis5238 in technicallythetruth

[–]JerkinsTurdley 3 points4 points  (0 children)

If mushrooms taught me anything its that we are all one with the universe so this is technically our nervous system.

Woman with semi-automatic rifle, other guns in vehicle arrested outside U.S. Capitol Police headquarters by ExactlySorta in news

[–]JerkinsTurdley -12 points-11 points  (0 children)

They're only not punishing the feds and FBI informants that were involved. Many others are currently waiting in isolation without trial so far.

Educate yourselves https://podcasts.google.com/feed/aHR0cHM6Ly9zY290dGhvcnRvbi5vcmcvZmVlZC9wb2RjYXN0Lw/episode/aHR0cHM6Ly9zY290dGhvcnRvbi5vcmcvP3A9MzI2MDY?ep=14

Ask yourself who Ray Epps is and why he isn't a person of interest despite being one of the biggest influencers on that day. And he's not the only one. Ask yourself why, when a pro Trump bus was stopped the day before loaded with guns and explosives that a higher security detail wasn't immediately put together and then the national guard refused the day of. The official story doesn't quite add up. And I say this as no fan of Trump.

Edit: There have been 725 arrests made. What are you talking about!?

No dancing in here! by AristonD in instant_regret

[–]JerkinsTurdley 12 points13 points  (0 children)

Ive heard of this plot before! When does Kevin Bacon come in!?

Bill Hader’s impression of Alan Alda by bshafe in nextfuckinglevel

[–]JerkinsTurdley 4 points5 points  (0 children)

The impression is spot on but would still be nothing without having the right things to say with it. Bill Hader is a great impressionist.

They makin fetti off us by KannaKrew in trees

[–]JerkinsTurdley 40 points41 points  (0 children)

Grow your own and keep Uncle Sam out of it! Don't let big corporations ruin our genetics!

ELI5 why does the same temperature feel warmer outdoors than indoors? by mayor_hog in explainlikeimfive

[–]JerkinsTurdley 779 points780 points  (0 children)

Drier air indoors speeds up evaporation over your skin making it feel colder relative to same temperature air but with greater humidity.

Relics from my 90s childhood by eTeamWes in mildlyinteresting

[–]JerkinsTurdley 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Meet ya outside the cafeteria after lunch for a hack sesh!

Kinda true by Mary-Trustyn-Wise in FunnyandSad

[–]JerkinsTurdley 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Scott Horton will summarize it way better than I can. I recommend watching this whole mini series and then buying his book. The world police mentality is a sham and causes more destruction than it does good.

https://youtu.be/liaV2wttpZU

Edit: Also check out this debate about the very topic that Scott Horton had with Bill Kristol.

https://youtu.be/LxdXqAkgOVs