Worth Repeating

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Sanity in time of war:

“My own feeling is that civilization ended in World War I, and we’re still trying to recover from that.  Much of the blame is the malarkey that artists have created to glorify war, which as we all know, is nonsense, and a good deal worse than that — romantic pictures of battle, and of the dead and men in uniform and all that. And I did not want to have that story told again.”

—Kurt Vonnegut, on this piece from NPR

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