Posts Tagged: MIA

Governments Dumb

It's a pretty decent morning for government stupidity, between this just-released video of the government taking power tools to the Guardian's hard drives and Jason Harrington coming clean about his years in the TSA.


"I Never Really Thought About M.I.A. As A Real Person"

"Why I like MIA more than almost any other political art is because it's possible not to see it as self-righteous. It's not expressing a view of the world that demands moral purity, but one that admits the complicated nature of political issues-even if Maya seems incapable of doing that on, say, her Twitter. (Though I still don't know how you can take the statements of someone who has worn pants that light up at face value, but whatever.)" -Digging down regarding Maya and M.I.A..