Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009
Seniors learning “cane-fu” self-defense. Bonus points for use of the phrase “punk kid.”
Via the comments section, Florida cable company partners with local police department to have its service workers look for crimes.
Oh, boy. I’d actually have pegged the male-female ratio to be quite a bit more lopsided.
Google/Blogger kill libertarian blogger’s traffic by caving to a few readers’ objections and adding an “objectionable content” disclaimer to anyone accessing her site.
Conor Friedersdorf catches Ezra Klein: Pass a politically popular but less aggressive health reform bill now, then just implement the politically unpopular aspects later, when no one is paying attention and there’s no political accountability.
British nanny state in action: Girl with history of skin cancer in her family forbidden from wearing sunscreen at school, due to possibility of other children having allergies. I suppose the alternative nanny state policy would be mandatory sunscreen for all of the children. Everything that isn’t mandatory shall be prohibited.
Delta will now charge you five dollars for the privilege of paying $25 for checking your bag. Call it an “inconvenience fee.”