Bill Ayers' New Year's Resolutions

News & Politics
The is a new website that, to quote it's about page, is "focused on culture with some politics (the subtitle is Books, Music, Movies, Poltics, Sex, Other -- which kind of says it all)." Well, the Rumpus had an interesting scoop on New Year's day: Bill Ayers' resolutions for 2009.

Here are just a few of Ayers' resolutions:

I resolve to step into the unknown, to jump off the edge, to dance the dialectic; I resolve to welcome the new and the now, to learn how to live again and how to love anew; I resolve to nurture relentless curiosity, simple acts of kindness, the vast complexity of humanity, the wild unruly convergence, the poetics of resistance, and the wonder of it all. I resolve to embrace a new world in the making, planetary peace and inner peace, and I resolve, each day in every way, to vote for love -- all kinds of love for all kinds of people in all kinds of circumstances and situations.

Click here to read all of Bill Ayers' resolutions, plus the resolutions of Daniel Handler, Eli Horowitz, Ross Mirkarimi, and more.

What about you? Do you have any resolutions for 2009? Feel free to post them below!

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