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#132: Bigger in Three Dimensions Than I’ve Ever Been

June 10th, 2020 · 86 minutes

In America, you are not allowed to hit back.

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Black Lives Matter.

(Recorded on Tuesday, June 2, 2020)

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Los Angeles Police Commission meets in wake of regional unrest - YouTube
UC Davis pepper spray incident - Wikipedia
Police mistake nationwide protests as demanding more brutality - The Washington Post

"Imagine how hideous they will seem to themselves when they realize people were asking for them to stop.

And if they are not confused, I would hate to think what they were doing."

Leveled Readers | SRA Reading Labs | McGraw Hill
LBJ Orders Pants - YouTube
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Replacements - Kids don't follow - YouTube

1981 cameo by the Minneapolis Police.

LBJ Orders Some New Haggar Pants | Miller Center
The Technium: 68 Bits of Unsolicited Advice

"If you are looking for something in your house, and you finally find it, when you’re done with it, don’t put it back where you found it. Put it back where you first looked for it."