I’ve had a blast doing my own amateur storm tracking this week. It started with me rolling out of bed, rubbing the sleep from my eyes, and reading the emails on my phone from the overnight hours as I made the slow walk to the coffee pot.
“So be Patriotic. Go out there and get rich. Get so obnoxiously rich that when that tax bill comes , your first thought will be to choke on how big a check you have to write. Your 2nd thought will be “what a great problem to have”, and your 3rd should be a recognition that in paying your taxes you are helping to support millions of Americans that are not as fortunate as you.”—Mark Cuban http://blogmaverick.com/2011/09/19/the-most-patriotic-thing-you-can-do-2/ (via urban-fervor)
“I’ve seen some [Emmy] predictions that favor these Showtime shows that are, you know, decidedly not comedies but feature incredible actresses. But if the name of the category is best leading actress in a comedy, then I think if Amy [Poehler] doesn’t win it, it’s a crime. In fact, it’s an extremely hot load of bullsh—.”—Nick Offerman, assessing Amy Poehler’s chances of winning an Emmy for “Parks And Recreation.