“A few weeks ago, China’s prime minister, Wen Jiabao, rebuked Britain for its obsessive harping on human-rights abuses in its dealings with his country. How he must have relished hearing his British counterpart, David Cameron, say this month that his government would not let “phoney human-rights concerns” get in the way of hunting down rioters and looters.” —
Good plan, definitely look to China for how to deal with human rights issues.
“honestly, having you as a google reader friend is probably the most enlightening thing in my day” —
Matt, my co-worker
The best thing anyone could say to me, probably.
“Bert and Ernie are best friends. They were created to teach preschoolers that people can be good friends with those who are very different from themselves. Even though they are identified as male characters and possess many human traits and characteristics (as most Sesame Street Muppets™ do), they remain puppets, and do not have a sexual orientation.” —
Wait, so are Bert and Ernie getting gay married or what?