Britney Spears is preggers with her third child. She’s not sure who the father is. Yes, of course, I understand the implications of this….
After last week’s fun little exchange over poetry-related topics my fellow scrogues and I agreed to make Thursdays Poetry Day here at S&R. Let me kick things off. Since we’ve also been chatting behind the scenes about the relative wordiness of things we’ve seen and written, I’d like to make today’s subject minimalism: let’s talk […]
I love sports. Always have. I grew up playing all the usual sports and eagerly tried out a lot of others when I got older. I’ve always been a big spectator, too, watching everything from football, basketball and baseball to soccer, track, cycling, volleyball, water polo – whatever was on, you know? But these days […]
Q: Is it in part a response to the Democratic criticism last night over Iraq at the debate? MR. SNOW: No. Q: Did he watch the debate? MR. SNOW: I don’t think so. I don’t think he’s big on YouTube debates. â€” White House spokesman Tony Snow aboard Air Force One, explaining the president’s speech […]
One should never forget that dictatorships are inherently inefficient. Russia, now one of the world’s largest oil and gas suppliers, has made a great deal of cash out of the energy run. Most of that has been siphoned off by cronies, apparatchiks, corruption, and outright inefficiency. When Russia declared a few days ago that they […]