A Week that Starts Like this Just has to get Better: Out of My Mind for 22 June 2009

I hate mankind, for I think myself one of the best of them, and I know how bad I am. — Joseph Baretti

I suppose we must make an effort to get here and see this….

Whichever side you’re on re the Iranian elelction, this is wrong:

Xeni has way more here and here and here.

And another vicious scumbag is found here….

…story is here.

Actually, I suppose we have personal health insurance reform: bankruptcy. Oh wait, that hurts the providers who seem to be opposing affordable, reliable, dependable healthcare (i.e. the public option)…. The wingnut argument for maintaing our over-priced, inefficient, economically-destructive system gets shot down here. (Of course, like nearly all wingnut arguements, it’s noise with no substance.)

This saddens me. I hoped one solution for the Times was give subscribers free Kindles for delivery that way instead of by paper. Well, as an alternative to the paper, the Kindle majorly sucks is completely second-rate if not inadequate. And here’s an example of the mendacity — well, utter stupidity and idiocy — destroying journalism, that and the owners’ greed and debt.

Jammie Thomas-Rasset should have whupped the RIAA and here’s how it could and should have been done.

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