fileg (fileg) wrote,
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freedom of speech

as I said before the election - this is my chosen issue, and while I have no desire to discuss the election at present, I do intend to mention things relating to this whenever I cross paths with them.

I am working on the couch with my powerbook (paying bills, how exciting) and I put on Bravo to see who was on Inside The Actor's Studio. I hit channel 70 instead of 71, and got Court TV.

They were interviewing Elissa Grodin, who wrote a children's book called D is for Democracy.

She was recounting the story of how their book got into the public eye -

It seems they made up some promotional t shirts, showing the cover of the book (as she said, it seems pretty clear to her to be the cover of a children's book. So, here is the picture that appeared on the shirt:



yes, indeed - a professor wore his shirt to a pro Bush rally and was removed for displaying inappropriate ideas.
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  • sleep talk

    Just before he woke up, jim leaned over and said, "Thank you for helping me with the pork atoms."

  • protons

    Is there a superperson who got their powers from protons? I am getting a second chance at having an origin. I am about to start proton…

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