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Daily Archives: January 5th, 2010

Because anything’s funny if you speed it up to the tune of “Yackety Sax”

(via BoingBoing)

Atolladero

Jorge Castañeda published a nifty little piece in Foreign Policy on why Mexico’s drug war is ill-advised and unwinnable: The Mexican drug war is costly, unwinnable, and predicated on dangerous myths. Calderón has deployed everything from distorted statistics to bad history as weapons to convince the country, and the world, that the war must be […]

Connect the dots

If you travel to Uganda, throw a big conference, and present yourself as an expert on homosexuality; and if you tell a bunch of religious and political leaders that homosexuals are a “movement” that is part of an “evil institution” that involves “sodomizing” teens, stalking and “recruiting” children, and destroying families; that homosexuals can turn […]