Q: Why Has the ACLU Been Silent About TSA Abuses? A: Because You Haven’t Been Listening. Radley Balko, Radley Balko: Reason Magazine articles and blog posts. (2010-12-13).
In May, Matt Welch noted a storm of criticism from the right toward the ACLU for not defending some kids who were sent home from school for wearing shirts depicting the American flag to a Cinco de Mayo celebration. The problem was that the ACLU had intervened on the kids'…(Linked Monday 2010-12-13.)
We Can Beat You, But Not Pay You. Modesto Anarcho (2010-12-13). The State is not welfare. It is not social service. The State is violence. (Linked Monday 2010-12-13.)
notjessewalker: Why can’t Americans just set aside mindless partisanship and embrace mindless bipartisanship? #nolabels. Twitter / notjessewalker (2010-12-13).
notjessewalker: Why can’t Americans just set aside mindless partisanship and embrace mindless bipartisanship? #nolabels(Linked Monday 2010-12-13.)
The mirage of revealed preferences. Stephen Smith, Market Urbanism (2010-11-24).
I often hear from libertarian-inclined defenders of the suburban status quo that the fact that American is so overwhelmingly suburban is proof that it's what Americans want. Economists call this "revealed preference," but it could also be understood as voting with your feet and wallet. People have made the decision…(Linked Monday 2010-12-13.)
i can't do physics, because i can't do the math. but let me say. Captain Capitulation, eye of the storm (2010-12-13).
i can't do physics, because i can't do the math. but let me say in defense of my turf that i don't think we should let physicists loose in the realms of metaphysics and epistemology. hawking, as the tls review puts it, thinks the reverse: philosophy is 'dead' because it's not…(Linked Tuesday 2010-12-14.)
behind the curtain. flip flopping joy (2010-12-15). The State is male in the political sense. So is the Department of State. (Linked Wednesday 2010-12-15.)
notjessewalker: Mixed metaphor alert: “The bottom line is that it is a fast moving train and that has become clear” http://bit.ly/dOogX4. Twitter / notjessewalker (2010-12-14).
notjessewalker: Mixed metaphor alert: “The bottom line is that it is a fast moving train and that has become clear” http://bit.ly/dOogX4(Linked Wednesday 2010-12-15.)
- HTTP + Politics = ? mnot's Weblog (2009-12-16). Government Vs. Technological Civilization and Open Web Standards (Cont’d.) (Linked Wednesday 2009-12-16.)
- Sentence of the Day. Will Wilkinson, Will Wilkinson (2009-12-10).
Since our world is currently under the iron grip of a consortium that includes 4chan and The Onion's editorial board, the Nobel Peace Prize was just accepted by a man currently escalating a land war in Asia. Courtesy of Thoreau.(Linked Wednesday 2009-12-16.)
- Another Way To Send Private Email. firstname.lastname@example.org (Brad), WendyMcElroy.com : News (2009-12-14).
Using a webmail account as a mail drop.(Linked Wednesday 2009-12-16.)
- (title unknown) eye of the storm (2009-12-16). Perpetual State of Emergency and its rhetorical effects. (Linked Wednesday 2009-12-16.)
- Sex Offender Law Nabs Man Shooting Hoops in His Driveway. Radley Balko, Radley Balko: Reason Magazine articles and blog posts. (2009-12-15).
According to the news site AnnArbor.com, 23-year-old Matthew Freeman is facing a year in jail for violating Michigan's laws for convicted sex offenders. He was caught by a police officer playing basketball within 400 feet of a school. He also happened to be in front of his own home. Michigan…(Linked Wednesday 2009-12-16.)
- Complaints Surfacing – News – News – Pittsburgh City Paper. www.pittsburghcitypaper.ws (2009-12-16). (Linked Wednesday 2009-12-16.)
- I got yer rape prevention email forward right here. I Blame The Patriarchy (2009-12-16). “Sexual Assault Prevention Tips Guaranteed to Work … 5. If you are in a lift and a woman gets in, don’t assault her.” (Linked Wednesday 2009-12-16.)
- INTRODUCING: (re)thinking walking zine by BFP! brownfemipower, flip flopping joy (2009-12-09).
The first zine hand made by brownfemipower, the editorista of the blog, Flip Flopping Joy. Featuring continued commentary in the manner of (re)thinking walking, this zine grapples with brownfemipower's place as a survivor, Latina, Chicana, immigrant, sexual, organizing, moving mami. Cost: Baseline=$1.00 plus $1.00 for shipping U.S. 2$ for shipping…(Linked Wednesday 2009-12-16.)