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Old 05-31-2016, 03:23 PM
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"To a philosopher all news, as it is called, is gossip, and they who edit and read it are old women over their tea."
Henry David Thoreau

kb83 on 2014-05-08 11:31:13
And to a news reporter, all philosophy, as it is called, is armchair platitudes, and its purveyors and admirers are old men over their cigars.

LLapp on 2015-03-26 06:12:15
"Old women" = silly, weak, useless, vain people who worry over trifles. That stereotype has been around forever, and I hereby declare it dead.
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