Man, I'm getting really sick of these racer bashing posts. They are really old and redundant.
And a friend of mine was racing on his PE's last meet. he feell and had to hike, like, 3 gates, so there was no way that he was going to get a good time. So he did the last few gates switch. It was badass, all Jon-style.
'The people can always be brought to the bidding of the leaders. That is easy. All you have to do is tell them they are being attacked, and denounce the pacifists for lack of patriotism and exposing the country to danger. It works the same in any country.'
'Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.'
P.S. this is what the alphabet would look like if Q and R were removed.