The best sentences we read today

January 2, 2014

-- "Every step forward begins with a complaint about what already exists."

-- "DO NOT BRING YOUR COLORADO PURCHASED MARIJUANA INTO WYOMING"

-- "Let us proceed to examine into this fairy-tale in a consecutive and orderly way—by geometrical progression, so to speak—linking detail to detail in a steadily advancing and remorselessly consistent and unassailable march upon this tinsel toy-fortress of error, the dream fabric of a callow-imagination."

-- "How a bird could go from a population of billions to zero in less than fifty years? The short answer is that it tasted good."

-- "When new technologies arrived, metal drumming standards entered the realm of the physically impossible. "

-- "Given practical verifiability concerns, only time travelers from the future were investigated."

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