// Discussing Micronations Mr. Cirincione: I'm Sealandish, not British Mr. Cirincione: I'm also a lord
Cirincione: Collegeboard has not bugged this room
// Gov Pd. 9 Cirincione: So I have a mnemonic for linkage institutions. Cirincione: Media, Interest Groups, Campaigns, Elections, Polls, Parties. Cirincione: MICE PP.
Cirincione: The Federalists did not eat the Anti-Federalists
Cirincione: Americans love their hero stories. Often they have a single protagonist, often only the protagonist because they're "fated to be." For example, Harry Potter is the hero because at the beginning of the story he just *was.*
Cirincione: We don't want to be threatening to kill people's entire families.
Cirincione: There are two new things about me. Cirincione: I have new shoes -- that look the same as my old shoes, so you probably didn't notice anything. Cirincione: And I have new eyebags, because I've been getting less sleep.
//chaotic cirincione anthology, march 25 "Social Security is the single most expensive program of the US federal government. Why? Because old people just keep not dying." "I'm helping to employ elves -- the unemployment rate is very high for elves. There's not much for elves to do." "Who doesn't want to have an nuclear arsenal that can destroy the world hundreds of times over?" "Honestly, I think I should be paid more. But, really, a lot of people should be paid more -- but me especially." "Any questions? No? Good. You should never need help."
//economics, showing picture of guy with a wrench Cirincione: He's providing a service. Or maybe he's about to commit a crime, hitting someone with the wrench.
Cirincione: I'm guessing none of you have planned murders.