Daily Archive: November 19, 2011

How to Lose the Sympathy of Reasonable People: A Short Primer

As James Fallows writes: Let’s stipulate that there are legitimate questions of how to balance the rights of peaceful protest against other people’s rights to go about their normal lives, and the rights of...

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He ain’t heavy, he’s my brother.

I’ve just stepped off the scale, so I can tell you that right now, at this very moment, I weight 182.6 pounds. At 5’8″, this puts my Body Mass Index in the “overweight” category....