First line of an email I got today regarding a...
Thank you for your interest in being considered for employment with the Voice of America. However, before you can receive further consideration, you must take and pass a newswriting exams. Thank you for your interest in considering me for employment. However, before I give your offer further consideration, you must assure me you won’t be grading this newswriting exams.
We have got to be very careful about putting an army on the ground in the Middle...– Michele Bachmann, talking about Libya, without a hint of irony. In the same interview Sunday, she said some other dumb racist shit you might have heard about.
"Did California Gov. Jerry Brown Compare Himself... →
Did some desperate SEO-happy WSJer trying to make her move up to Fox News just waste 55 seconds of my life with this headline?
"Kurds are distrustful by nature."
“Many Arabs perceive the world in extremes, perhaps due to the harsh, desert environment that Arabs have lived in for thousands of years.” “Arabs appear paranoid by Western standards. Many perceive problems as part of a plot to foil their attempts to make life more pleasant.” Is this a back-of-a-napkin revelation from some 19th-century anthropologist raised in the...