“Our great democracies still tend to think that a stupid man is more likely to be honest than a clever man, and our politicians take advantage of this prejudice by pretending to be even more stupid than nature has made them.” —Bertrand Russell, via 1001 rules for my unborn son
“A question: do you support atheist marriage? Interfaith marriage? Divorce and remarriage? All legal, of course, and there’s no Christian movement to deny marriage rights to atheists or people marrying outside their respective faiths or to people divorcing and remarrying. Why the hell not?” —
Dan Savage is ridiculously legit, all the time.