God DAMN riker is a badass. Hot damn I love this show #tngwatch
"... About how incredibly tubular the Enterprise is now that we have a dedicated Tron room?" #tngwatch
s2e8, "A Matter Of Honor": uhhhhhHHHH if this were the first thing someone said to me when I boarded a new ship I would get right the fuck back into the transporter and blast my atoms right into cold empty space #tngwatch
a long time ago, when i still thought capitalism was the least worst economic system we'd come up with, i emailed the Freakonomics people to ask what would happen if we just gave $50,000 to 500 families in one targeted neighborhood. What would the benefits be? Etc. (This was before UBI was a popular topic.)
They spent an entire 45-minute episode of their podcast talking about how, because of the Lottery Effect, everybody would immediately blow all that money on fancy cars or w/e and be wasted
@trappleton there was a good tweet about this a while back along the lines of “maybe Obi Wan Kenobi is just a racist old white guy”
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