Priceless video from the OWS set.
Update: George Will thinks we should give thanks (via the Prof):
The Tea Party’s splendid successes, which have altered the nation’s political vocabulary and agenda, have inspired a countermovement — Occupy Wall Street. Conservatives should rejoice and wish for it long life, abundant publicity and sufficient organization [...]
H.G. Wells wrote of a Victorian gentleman visiting the far and distant future, one in which society had devolved into two separate species, the Morlocks – who live and labor under the earth, keeping the world’s machinery and infrastructure intact, and the Eloi, a “child-like, frail group, living a banal life of ease on [...]
U-Dub prof quotes Mal Reynolds, bringing in the purple bellies:
On September 12, 2011, Professor Miller posted on his office door an image of Nathan Fillion in Firefly and a line from an episode: “You don’t know me, son, so let me explain this to you once: If I ever kill you, you’ll be [...]
May Day comes but twice a year, Once in May, And once right here.
Plus: Green jobs!
The combination of social networking sites and human nature – specifically, male nature – permitted a fictitious cyber threat vixen analyst to set up a network of bewitched intelligence and defense rubes into offers of employment and speaking engagements, among other things:
Her connections on it included men working for the nation’s most senior [...]
They have finally prevailed, in the Kingdom:
A Lebanese man sentenced to death in Saudi Arabia for sorcery has been given a temporary reprieve, his lawyer says.
Ali Sabat’s execution was scheduled for Friday but his lawyer, May el-Khansa, told the BBC she had been assured by a Lebanese minister it would not happen.
You find it in the most unlikely places.
Remember, government does not create anything of value in the marketplace.
ACORN buster busted:
Alleging a plot to tamper with phones in Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu’s office in the Hale Boggs Federal Building in downtown New Orleans, the FBI arrested four people Monday, including James O’Keefe, 25, a conservative filmmaker whose undercover videos at ACORN field offices severely damaged the advocacy group’s credibility.
Also arrested [...]
Some folks don’t get the point: You have to come home when it’s over.
James Cameron’s completely immersive spectacle “Avatar” may have been a little too real for some fans who say they have experienced depression and suicidal thoughts after seeing the film because they long to enjoy the beauty of the alien world [...]
There’s no accounting for taste.