If there is anyone out there who still doubts that America is a
place where all things are possible, who still wonders if the dream
of our founders is alive in our time, who still questions the power
of our democracy, tonight is your answer.
It’s the answer told by lines that stretched around schools and
churches in numbers this nation has never seen, by people who
waited three hours and four hours, many for the first time in their
lives, because they believed that this time must be different, that
their voices could be that difference.
Lionel Richie - Hello
i've been alone with you inside my mind
and in my dreams i've kissed your lips a thousand
sometimes see you pass outside my door hello,
is it me you're looking for
can see it in your eyes
can see it in your smile
you're all i've ever wanted
This Chinese term literally refers to the mountain strongholds
of bandits. First borrowed to describe rip-off products, it has
evolved to refer also to homemade products, such as video parodies
2. 囧be sunk/sunken
This is an ancient Chinese character, pronounced jiong. It means
'light shining through a window'. Young Chinese use it to express
embarrassment, or a bad mood. Look at the character. Doesn't it
look like a disappointed face?
3. 很黄很暴力very pornographic, very violent
During a CCTV interview about a new Internet censorship
regulation, a girl said that an uncensored Web page once popped up
on her computer. She called it 'very pornographic, very violent'.
Some believe the girl was told to say it by CCTV, so it is now used
to mock the way the network covers news.
Pronounced méi, the word is a variant of the word for '梅'. But
it also looks like a double version of the character
Most Dangerous Roads of the World
'Most Dangerous Roads of the World'
Also check out Urban Exploration section - unique m
Socotra Island: you have to see it to believe
We covered some otherwordly places before (see, for example,
Bolivian Salt Lake, or
The Richat Structure), but this
island simply blows away any notion about what is considered
'normal' for a landscape on Earth.
Imagine waking up on the Socotra Island and taking a good look around
you (let's sa
'The high office of President has been used to format a plot to
destroy the American's freedom, and before I leave office, I must
inform the citizens of their plight.' --John F. Kennedy at
Columbia University, 10 days before his
'Terrorism is the best political weapon for nothing drives
people harder than a fear of sudden death.' --Adolph
'The easiest way to
gain control of the population is to carry out acts of terror the
public will clamor for such laws if the personal security is
threatened.' --Joseph Stalin
'Let me issue and control the
nation's money and I care not who make
Scholars Discuss the Facts', documentary.
'A tyrant is always
stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require
a leader.' --Plato
'There is no path to
peace. Peace is the path.' --Mahatma Gandhi
'When someone demands blind obedience, you'd be a fool not to
peek.' --Jim Fiebig
'The real rulers in
Lt. Col. Guy S.
Razer, MS Aeronautical Science, U.S. Air Force (ret), U.S. Air
Force command fighter pilot, Former instructor; U.S. Air Force
Fighter Weapons School and NATO's Tactical Leadership Program,
'After 4+ years of research since retirement in 2002, I am 100%
convinced that the attacks of September 11, 2001 were planned,
organized, and committed by treasonous perpetrators that have
infiltrated the highest levels of our government. It is now
time to take our country back. ...We cannot let the