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...


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....

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