Gerry Canavan

the smartest kid on earth

Saturday Night Links

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* There were Occupy Wall Street protests in 900 cities worldwide today. The Nation has a brief history of the movement for people coming in late.

* I can tell you this: Escaping from jail is better than sex, better than any high, better than anything you could possibly imagine. Personally, I never considered escape a crime. Jesus Christ, it’s only natural. If you catch a wolf in a trap, he’ll gnaw his own leg off to get away. You put a man in a cage, it’s human instinct to want to get out. The life and times of Hacksaw Jones.

* The Believer Guide to Dungeons & Dragons. This and the one before via longreads.com and longform.org.

* Facebook as utopia.

* And the headline reads, “Two Men Charged with Stealing Entire Bridge.”

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