You thought I was not serious?
I’m dead serious. The only way to effect change is through sacrifice (changing your habits) and protest (telling people what you think, publicly).
Plenty of other stuff out on the Hypnotoad. Just look-
|"Television is a vast wasteland"|
Here’s a list of things (not comprehensive) I think more worthy of your eyeballs.
Instead of Men’s Curling-
|12:00||AMC||Ferris Bueller’s Day Off||1:30|
|12:00||History||How the Earth was Made||2:00|
|12:00||Oxygen||Bad Girl’s Club||9:00|
|12:00||SciFi||Joan of Arcadia||4:00|
|12:00||ABC Family||Full House||1:00|
|12:00||TV Land||Hogan’s Heros||1:00|
|12:30||VH-1||Celebrity Fit Club Boot Camp||1:30|
|1:00||TV Guide||25 Things You Didn’t Know About Seinfeld||2:00|
|1:00||Comedy||Daily Show, Colbert Report||2:00|
|2:00||History||USS Constitution: Battle for Freedom (Slave Interdiction)||4:00|
Instead of Men’s Hockey, Biathalon, and Women’s Hockey-
|3:00||ABC Family||Full House||4:00|
|4:00||TNT||Law & Order||7:00|
|4:00||VH-1||80 Greatest Reality Show Moments||6:00|
|4:00||Disney||Phineas & Ferb||6:30|
Instead of Men’s Hockey, Women’s Hockey, and Women’s Curling-
|5:00||ABC Family||Gilmore Girls||6:00|
|5:00||Comedy||Married with Children||6:00|
|5:00||TV Land||Beverly Hillbillies||6:00|
|5:30||FX||The Day After Tomorrow||7:30|
|6:00||Comedy||John Oliver’s New York Stand Up Show||7:00|
|6:00||ABC Family||8 Simple Rules||7:00|
|6:00||History||How the Earth was Made||9:00|
|7:00||Comedy||Daily Show, Colbert Report||8:00|
|7:00||ESPN||Michigan State at Indiana||9:00|
|7:00||ABC Family||America’s Funniest Home Videos||10:00|
|7:00||MTV||16 and Pregnant||9:00|
Instead of Figure Skating, Snowboarding, Speed Skating, Men’s Hockey, and Women’s Hockey-
|8:00||USA||Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show||10:00|
All of them far more worth your eyeballs than NBC and it’s horrible coverage.
This isn’t even political, except for the lesson in activism.
Am I serious?
I’ll not go further out of consideration for Caribou Barbie, but rest assured I’m prepared to do this all day, every day, for the rest of the Olympics.
Oh Rose, have something to eat.
Two hundred thousand years in the future he’s dying, and there’s nothing I can do.
Well, like you said, two hundred thousand years, it’s way off!
But it’s not! It’s now. That fight is happening right now! And he’s fighting for us, for the whole planet, and I’m just sitting here eating chips!
Listen to me! God knows I have hated that man, but right now I love him, and do you know why? Cause he did the right thing, he sent you back to me!
But what do I do every day, Mum? What do I do? Get up, catch the bus, go to work, come back home, eat chips and go to bed, is that it?!
It’s what the rest of us do.
But I can’t!
Why, cause you’re better than us??
NO, I didn’t mean that! I just… But it was. It was a better life!
And I don’t mean all the travelling, and seeing aliens and spaceships and things, that don’t matter.
The Doctor showed me a better way of living your life. You know, he showed you too!
That you don’t just give up! You don’t just let things happen!
You make a stand, you say no, you have the guts to do what’s right when everyone else just runs away.