Jacob Kaplan-Moss

3 items tagged “essay”

📌 Why I Hate Christmas

“This period’s compulsory merriment, hypercommercialism, heavy drinking, and undue media emphasis on the idealized, two-child, two-parent, orthodox Christian family makes those who don’t share such lifestyles or religious sentiments feel left out, lonely, and even somewhat un-American.” #

📌 Neil Gaiman's Journal: Why defend freedom of icky speech?

“If you accept -- and I do -- that freedom of speech is important, then you are going to have to defend the indefensible. That means you are going to be defending the right of people to read, or to write, or to say, what you don’t say or like or want said.” #

📌 gladwell dot com - the uses of adversity #