Weekend Edition: 7-7

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubes

  • Thank you for killing my novel (“This may be the most sadistic moment of belated fact-checking in the history of mankind. The New York Times, the paper of record, had written a fictitious character to verify a fact.”) (via)
  • America’s Move to the Right (“…that so many Liberals robustly celebrated when the [health care bill] prevailed in court indicates at least two things: First, the partisan divide has become so deep that Americans loyal to this or that party or ideology will seemingly celebrate any victory, even those that do not actually reflect their values. Second is just how far to the right this nation has swung over the last quarter-century.”)

Blog Headline of the Week

Bookish Linkage

Nonbookish Linkage

Odd Legal Links

  • A bus driver convicted of groping three girls and two women at a high school volleyball game told the sentencing judge too much caffeine caused a psychotic episode.

I guess they can’t revoke your soul for trying

Grateful Dead, “Truckin'”, American Beauty

1 comment to Weekend Edition: 7-7

  • D.E. Bishop

    I can’t wait to see the bad history book list. And that worst job? OMG. Horrid, disgusting, ick, ick, ick,
    Thanks for the usual great links.