SOPA: So how much does it cost to buy off... →
wilwheaton: According to a report by the Knight-Batten Award-winning nonprofit MAPLight, the 32 sponsors of the bill received just under $2 million in campaign contributions from the movie, music, and TV entertainment industries. To put that in perspective, this weekend’s box office take for Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked (you can’t make this stuff up) took in $23 million in just one...
Ties that bind intertwined invisibly in mind and flesh stretched so far every disturbance along the lines stings and pulls and aches.
I think women are encouraged to be into sex, but we’re encouraged to be into sex...– Clarisse Thorn (Interview with a sex-positive feminist — Feministe) This.
Beware the irrational, however seductive. Shun the ‘transcendent’ and all who...– Christopher Hitchens, Letters to a Young Contrarian. (via jenmyers) I often disagreed with Hitchens (primarily when he was writing about women), but his writing has had a profound impact on me. I didn’t expect to start my morning crying on my computer over the death of another favorite writer, but...