Links from the Blogroll
We haven’t done one of these in awhile.
Patrick at Popehat takes a look at the latest frivolous-in-a-reasonable-world anti-McDonald’s lawsuit (a claim of emotional distress because the plaintiff’s daughter too-often asks her mother to buy Happy Meals), and especially at the media coverage thereof, which fails to mention the critical fact that the plaintiff is a government employee whose job it is to ensure Californians eat their broccoli.
Speaking of Popehat, we should all be interested to learn that one of Brazil’s biggest and most notorious drug lords is also one of the world’s greatest connoisseurs of fine art. Fine art featuring Justin Bieber, that is.
FLG presents his latest theory: that men are happier because they simply care a lot less, on average, about what society thinks of them (whether or not they should).