Having only a couple months left of being in the 27 Club, I'm elated to be almost finished and completely unwilling to leave it behind. This whole piece is just effing perfect.
Except the totally misplaced fear of black bears.
I know whenever I come across foundational philosophic texts, I tend to just skim.
Contributory negligence in a car accident, yeah. Should have been paying better attention to the road! Contributory negligence in rape? Should have been paying better attention to...my genitals? That's just absolutely depressing.
And definitely agree with logan on men writing outrage about rape - nice to see.
If you're not Canadian but maybe wanna see where you'd be on the political spectrum if you were, go take a 30 question quiz on CBC's site: http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/canadavotes2011/votecompass/
With the quadrant I ended up in, there is not a single party that represents my values. Looks like apathy just took a strong lead!