Friday, June 26, 2015

June 26

A landmark day and a landmark week in this country.

'In his own dissent, Justice Scalia [said]... that the majority’s assertiveness represented a “threat to American democracy.”

But Justice [Anthony] Kennedy rejected that idea. “It is of no moment whether advocates of same-sex marriage now enjoy or lack momentum in the democratic process,” he wrote. “The issue before the court here is the legal question whether the Constitution protects the right of same-sex couples to marry.”'

Friday, June 12, 2015

Everybody who has lived and died on Earth and the number of people who are alive today.

I'm taking an Anthropology class.  Funny thing that I found this graphic online which answered several questions I've been compelled to ask by the class.  This sums everything up very concisely.