Daily Archive: June 19, 2013


Driving Blind: Lego and Booze

“Way out in the country tonight he could smell the pumpkins ripening toward the knife and the triangle eye and the singeing candle.” I’m on the run this afternoon so I’ll have to keep...


The Apocalyptic Bobby Jindal

Bobby Jindal is the governor of Louisiana. He talks like Kenneth from 30 Rock. He may or may not have participated in an exorcism. And, just a few months after urging his fellow Republicans...


Wednesday Jukebox: Franco-tastic Part II

Apparently, I’m making this a series. There was some pretty good Rap and Hip Hop that came out of France in ’90s. The seminal act was probably IAM. This is one of their hits,...


James Taranto, Louis C.K., and The Brand New War On Men

Louis C.K. Rough SexWatch this video on YouTube James Taranto is angry. Lt. General Susan Helms has had her promotion held up by Missouri’s recently re-elected Senator Claire McCaskill. Taranto doesn’t like this; he...


For The Cold Case Files

Does the Fourth Amendment allow law enforcement to gather an arrestee’s genetic sequence and compare it with a large FBI database of genetic material gathered from old, unsolved crimes? [Continued at NaPP]