For the political junkie, this page is like a flash card version of some of the most memorable political catchphrases, gaffes and misspoken statements in world history. You have several well-worn sayings, like the imperial “Veni, vidi, vici” from Julius Caesar to Obama’s “Yes we can.”
But you also find how volatile foreign politics can be. Ireland has four famous phrases with f-bombs in them. During Ontario’s 2003 general election, then-Premier Ernie Eves called his opponent an “evil reptilian kitten-eater from another planet.” And nothing beats what former New Zealand Prime Minister David Lange said when asked by a journalist for “a brief word” about Australia: “Wombat.”— Gene Park, The Washington Post
USS Nimitz & USS Eisenhower will be decommissioned in the next four years
The dark edge of technology. Normally, I don't react to click-baity stuff, but this put a chill down my spine
What's for lunch?
DBD AV CLUB
OUR CRUMBLING DEMOCRACY
ELSEWHERE IN COLLEGE
Day 3 of the CharitiBundi Bowl and we are facing a serious challenge from Stanford - they're up 5k on us! 11.9k vs 6.5k
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