PMMJ (cheetahmaster) wrote,

"We've Been Taken Over by a Cult": A transcript of a speech by Seymour Hersh, on the current state of affairs. Fascinating read. (Courtesy Iceman.)

Map, charts, facts and figures from the BBC on post-Saddam Iraq.

Awesome essay for the New Yorker by Jonathan Franzen, on growing up with Peanuts. (Courtesy Comics Curmudgeon.)

Also, I Heard It On NPR:
* Translating untranslatable words from around the world.
* A twetntysomething author takes aim at labels for her generation.
* So who rolls out those red carpets for the Oscars and other events?
* Interview with Stephen Colbert.

  • on the end of Serial season one

    "But the real pull of the show wasn't the promise of solving the mystery, it was seeing just how thick and convoluted the mystery became. Listening…

  • today's top read

    "I don't know what to do with good white people."

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    Zen Pencils takes on "Ozymandis."

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