Benzodiazepines are a class of drugs and Valium (diazepam) is just one of them. Also, good luck trying to kill someone with Valium -- you'd need a Mason jar full of pills and even then you'd probably need to augment it with something else.
On Chains Evil
Also, don't forget, Papa John Whatshisface just hosted a fund-raiser for Romney. I think I read it on Buzzfeed, or whatever that is.
I don't know if it translates, but this is what's happening in D.C. It is pretty sad!
I feel like my low-number license plates are being revoked from a car I hardly ever drive. But I guess Choire knows what he is doing.
What is it with crazy people and commas?
I hadn't even heard of the site before I read this article, but I have to wonder if maybe some of these shrieking & indignant 6-digit Awl commenters (welcome!) are actively refusing to learn from experience (their own or others') on the grounds that the guy offering the lesson might be a creep.
If you're at a party, or in bed, or wherever, and someone pulls out a B-berry and starts taking pictures of everyone and uploading them to FB, nobody complains to the photographer or asks him to delete any files containing your likeness. I do, but I'm old and weird and I'm not terrified of confronting people. Most people don't. And somehow Moore is duty-bound to self-censor but your friend with the i-phone is not? How does that begin to make sense?
My 87 year-old grandparents are in their 90s, and dead, so it could be worse.
I once saw him and his wife at the Ikea in Virginia on a Saturday. I'm assuming they didn't walk there, so he's full of shit on this subject, too.
Lewis Lapham smokes Parliament Lights. Is this good, or bad?
No Anatole? No Bingo Little? Someone is asleep at the switch.