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On Rebel Libyans Stalling While the World Debates

Do we even know what the rebels are about or support or what they want Libya to look like other than that it not be led by the current leader?

Posted on March 15, 2011 at 9:25 pm 1

On Lucinda Williams Makes Up For Lost Time

Can.Not.Stand.

Posted on March 1, 2011 at 10:20 am 0

On 'The Anatomy of a Moment,' Javier Cercas

That was the occassion for Al Haig's second-most famous quote, where he explained that the coup was an internal matter to Spain and the US didn't have an opinion.

Posted on February 28, 2011 at 10:37 am 0

On 'The Anatomy of a Moment,' Javier Cercas

Tat was the occassion for Al Haig's second-most famous quote, where he explained that the coup was an internal matter to Spain and the US didn't have an opinion.

Posted on February 28, 2011 at 10:36 am 0

On In Defense of the .50 Caliber Round

Really?

Posted on February 25, 2011 at 7:00 pm 0

On Two Nights in Madison's Capitol: The Great Class War Sleepover

I love it all, but I think we'll come to regret the quorum tactic. And sooner than later, and later, too. We've got our own little version of the Tea Party going now and have no choice but to continue but the genesis in the lousy parliamentary maneveur is regrettable and may be fatal to any long-lasting movement.

Posted on February 25, 2011 at 4:41 pm 2

On On Returning to Cairo

Egyptians should be embarrassed. They had the power to overthrow Muburak but they lived under him for 30 years. It was only until the government could no longer meet the price of their compliancy - apparently, a relatively inexpensive loaf of bread - that they took action.

Posted on February 16, 2011 at 6:33 pm 0

On Being Female

And I loved your work with Mike Nichols!

Posted on February 15, 2011 at 6:08 pm 0

On A Few Basic Thoughts on Successful Internet Commenting

I don't understand that - the comments didn't seem so out of control. Certainly not enough to lead to hurt feeeeeelings.

Posted on February 15, 2011 at 6:07 pm 0

On Your Problems Solved

"But yeah—not a lot of people know how to “court” anymore, sorry. It’s an unfortunate side effect of the equal-rights movement and the mass confusion it caused among men who had no complimentary ideology to feminism…"

Scene: a park

Ideology walking by, notices feminism sitting on a bench, reading.

Ideology: My, you look lovely today.

Feminism ignores ideology, holding the book in her hands slightly higher so that he won't see her reddening cheeks.

The End.

Posted on February 14, 2011 at 5:27 pm 1