— John Powell (via fontaspiec)
— Michelle Williams (via cultivate-solitude)
If you can pronounce correctly every word in this poem, you will be speaking English better than 90% of the native English speakers in the world.
After trying the verses, a Frenchman said he’d prefer six months of hard labour to reading six lines aloud.
OUR TEACHER MADE US READ THIS OUT LOUD IN CLASS AND I DIED
I still can’t say anemone
Not to mention when the earth was created days before the sun. How did God account for days before there was even a sun is better left unanswered.
This is something that has been on my mind lately. As an atheist, hearing this in school everyday for the rest of my school years is maddening. It is an utter contradiction to the 1st Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. The Pledge of Allegiance shouldn’t be biased to any religion since it goes against our very principles, but hey you can’t just change something that has been on our history for years !?
WRONG, the original Pledge of Allegiance DID NOT include the words ‘One nation under god’ until it was changed in 1954 due to a bill passed by Congress during the Second Red Scare.
It angers me to know that millions of American children are basically being forced to believe in this one god and to pledge their allegiance to him.
STOP THIS INDOCTRINATION MASQUERADING AS RESPECT.
Spread the word and help stop this injustice for people of other religions or no religion at all.
Is this Canada? This seems like Canada.
This could have gone so wrong
Nothing goes wrong in Canada
Even if it did we all have free health care
Nobody has to deal with americans more than other americans.
I am an american and I can verify that this is indeed true.
#everyone else gets to be annoyed by Americans from afar #while Americans have to be annoyed by other Americans loudly and up close
When Neil said this in the first episode, my son turned to me and said “Question everything! Mom! That’s what YOU always say!”
Proud parenting moment.