More widely read than half of research papers

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The Happiest Sadist: Phèdre and Kushiel’s Dart

Fifty Shades of Grey was a terrible & dangerous book that normalized toxic attitudes about sex. Kushiel’s Dart was an interesting book on a similar topic that I liked.

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Linky Friday: Don’t Call it a Comeback…

For the uninitiated, Linky Friday was long a tradition here at Ordinary Times. So don’t call it a comeback, Linky Friday’s been here for years…

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Lawrence Lessig and Clickbait Defamation

Lessig is suing because he made multiple points in his article and the NYT made a headline out of only one of them and it wasn’t the most important point he made.

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Real Waiters At Home

Customers these days – their appetites is something fierce.