Daily Archive: September 14, 2018


Manafort Reaches Plea Deal to Avoid Second Trial

Paul Manafort, the political consultant and one-time campaign manager for then-candidate Donald Trump, has apparently reached a plea deal to avoid his second trial in Virginia.

Inhabiting Wang Wei

A fraught attempt to transduce an eighth century Chinese poem into passable English.


Linky Friday: Hurricane Florence Edition

Linky Friday is Ordinary Times’ Friday tradition of bringing you various links from across the web and around the world. This week, a special Hurricane Florence edition with music interludes and plenty to read, share, and discuss.


Some weeks you wake up on Friday and yell “wait! I’m not ready!”

Some weeks you wake up on Tuesday and ask “wait, is it Friday yet?”

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