"...the mere threat of ending up in American custody is considered ...to be a viable basis for contesting extradition on human rights grounds."
Tell me now that I'm wrong about American society being crazy: Glock sales soar after Arizona massacre.
"My vision of economic morality is more or less Rawlsian: we should try to create the society each of us would want if we didn't know in advance who we'd be."
What is "blood libel"?
To my ex-/post-Mo friends: If you ever need a reminder of what clueless, judgmental, fucking assholes some Mormons can be, and how lucky you are to be out (or getting out), read this post and (especially) the comments. I know not all Mormons are like that, but damn. Just damn. You fucking assholes. Just STFU about other people's lives for once in your own pathetic fucking deluded life. Sorry I don't have anything more coherent to say. I guess I'm kind of inarticulate with rage right now.
All right, I need to move on to some lighter stuff before I pitch a fit or something. Here, dogs are pretty dang smart.
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Corrected to reflect modern sensibilities).
More on censoring Mark Twain, from someone (Michael Chabon) who's done it.
I don't know what the hell Daniel Craig is supposed to be doing in the American version of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, but at least their Lisbeth Salander looks OK.
My birthday's coming up. If anyone wants to get me a present, I'd like this, please.
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