"Our Congress should stop standing in the way of our country’s success."

— Obama in a live press conference at the White House (via brooklynmutt)

(Source: micdotcom)

You know the 80th Congress? The one first nicknamed the “Do Nothing Congress”?
Yeah…

You know the 80th Congress? The one first nicknamed the “Do Nothing Congress”?

Yeah…

"When the last drop of blood has been spilled, and the last gun has fallen silent—and I pray that will happen immediately—there must be serious international engagement with addressing the underlying causes of the conflict in Gaza, and that has to include the blockade itself because unless that happens, the risk is that in two years’ time, exactly the same thing will happen again."

Chris Gunness, spokesperson for the United Nations Relief and Works Agency

"That’s what I JUST. SAID." 

"She didn’t want me to be a stand-up comedian because she experienced so much racism and hatred coming to America in the sixties that she could just not believe that this country would accept her child. So the fact that I can be successful means to her on a very fundamental level that America somehow works, and that things are getting better in her lifetime. It’s such a beautiful thing to share."

Margaret Cho

A literal hat tip from Andrea!

A literal hat tip from Andrea!

latenightseth:

nbcnightlynews:

Brian Williams stops by latenightseth to talk about meeting his new friend Sophie WATCH: http://nbcnews.to/1qS7Wmk

The face of a man who has not yet learned how to properly hold a dog.

latenightseth:

nbcnightlynews:

Brian Williams stops by latenightseth to talk about meeting his new friend Sophie 

WATCH: http://nbcnews.to/1qS7Wmk

The face of a man who has not yet learned how to properly hold a dog.