Manzi Makes a Funny

The punchline to this piece is awesome:

I assume Republicans will see that they have a clear political incentive to go along, rather than standing up for such a situation. Hopefully, this will create the political dynamic that will allow real, positive reform.

Hee hee! Republicans working with Democrats to effect real Wall Street reform. Working with them! LOLERZ. Tell us another one, Jimmy!

A Reckoning

I feel ill. Numb and ill.

Salah Ahmed Al-Salami

Mani Shaman Al-Utaybi

Yasser Talal Al-Zahrani

Those are the names of the men I am complicit in killing.

Those are the names of the men who were murdered in my name.

Those are the names of men still awaiting justice.