Archive for January 29th, 2008

Blagging: “Karaoke for shy people”

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Brilliant! I got that from Andrew Sullivan, who got it from this story in the New York Review of Books. The largest number of blog posts, some 37 percent, are now in Japanese, according to a recent Washington Post article by Blaine Harden, and most of these are polite and self-effacing—"karaoke ...

Derbyshire on Obama

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

Paeloconservative and NRO's resident sane person John Derbyshire makes at least a good point or two in his blag post of skepticism towards Obama's allure. Derb, like me, just doesn't get Barack Obama's attraction to the American people.I dunno, I must be missing a gene or two. Everybody, including even ...