The only difference between lilies and turds is whatever difference humans have agreed upon; and I don't always agree.
The West Coast experience is soft and peripheral, New York is hard and concentrated. California is a small woman saying, Fuck me. New York is a large man saying, Fuck you!
Have you ever wondered why Republicans are so interested in encouraging people to volunteer in their communities? It's because volunteers work for no pay. Republicans have been trying to get people to work for no pay for a long time.
I was a loner as a child. I had an imaginary friend - I didn't bother with him.
If it's true that our species is alone in the universe, then I'd have to say the universe aimed rather low and settled for very little.
How is it possible to have a civil war?