it’s so painful to love artists and bands especially from the sixties and seventies because you find this music that to you are so revolutionary and these people that speak to your heart and you feel the melody, the rhythm, the lyrics and the voice all through your veins, in your bones, and you see them as the young versions of themselves, and it’s like getting hit by a bus when they die, because to you, they are their young, vibrant and full of life selves, and it hurts so much when you’re reminded that they’re not
Donald Trump: “I don’t want to energize the group, and I disavow the group. It’s not a group I want to energize. And if they are energized I want to look into it and find out why. I’ve known Steve Bannon a long time. If I thought he was a racist, or alt-right … I wouldn’t even think about hiring him.”
Steve Bannon: “We [Breitbart News] are the platform for the alt-right.” You know that website that I served as editor for at the time of that quote. And only a month before saying that I oversaw an article written on my website breaking down the alt-right movement and praising white supremacist websites like VDARE, American Renaissance, and Alternative Right. The article that bragged the alt-right isn’t like oldschool skinheads because alt-righters are “dangerously bright” and intellectual. I mean I’ve only propped up the movement and completely aligned myself with it but whatever.