Gerry Canavan

the smartest kid on earth


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* Not-so-smart people who disagree with me about Libya: Leon Wieseltier.

There is no historical shame, no historical cost, in delivering a city of 750,000 people, and a democratic revolt, from the brutal designs of a lunatic tyrant, and in being seen to be doing so. There is only honor.

Sounds like quite a fantasy you’re having. Don’t let us interrupt.

* For a longer take on all this, Glenn Greenwald.

The New York Times reports on censorship in China.

* And this is why we can’t have nice things: The most highly acclaimed show on television and it can’t get back on the air.

Written by gerrycanavan

March 22, 2011 at 9:06 pm

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  1. “He did not respond to a request for an interview this week, but he told Entertainment Weekly in January that “I want the show to go on and on and on until it has worn out its welcome with viewers, and we can’t think of anything more for the characters to do.””

    That will be a fun correction. “This sentence was missing the word ‘don’t’. The NYT regrets the error.”


    March 22, 2011 at 10:05 pm

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