Daily Archive: November 19, 2010

TSA Stays Abreast of the Problem

“Cancer surviving flight attendant forced to remove prosthetic breast during pat-down.” UPDATE (credit Oleg Volk):

Let the music begin

Here’s Slight Figure of Speech, live, from the wonderful Avett Brothers: From the same show, The Perfect Space: Yes, I am a hopeless Avett Brothers fanboy.

Rush Limbaugh on the Other Hand

Doesn’t do as well as Norman Finkelstein in dealing with the “argument from emotion,” at least not at that point in his life.

I’ve Never Been in a Crowd Like This, They’re Nuts

This post is not about my opinion on the Israel-Palestine issue. My ideal solution — a secular pluralistic one state solution where Jews and Palestinians get equal rights of citizenship, and in turn there...

The Social Net Work

My relationship to various social networking sites explained. Facebook: I have more friends than I can possibly keep up with. In pursuit of fairness I avoid them all. It doesn’t help matters that many...

The crazy misadventures of the TSA

Another fun TSA fail via Cory Doctorow (note, this is not Cory speaking, it is a letter from an anonymous soldier): So we’re in line, going through one at a time. One of our...