Archive for February 7th, 2003

if god had an answer machine — Then you could leave a message, cupcake. But He’s in conference right now. thomas kinkade lawsuit — Can you really sue for that? top-down and bottom-up terror theory of Richard Rubenstein — You might want to ask Richard Rubenstein. how much is an ounce of weed — It’s […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted February 7, 2003 @ 11:15 PM | Navel-Gazing

D-Squared has taken it upon himself to summarize Steven Den Beste’s often-enormous posts. Where have we seen that before? Bonus: Mine were fair.

Aaron Haspel | Posted February 7, 2003 @ 2:59 PM | Blogs

Suppose that you’ve set your comments up to email you each time one is posted, and you post a comment yourself. Suppose further that an email shows up in your box two minutes later, marked “New Comment,” and you open it excitedly, only to realize that it is, in fact, the comment that you yourself […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted February 7, 2003 @ 2:02 PM | Blogs,Navel-Gazing

Ray Sawhill, who writes on culture for Newsweek, Salon, and other hifalutin venues, has a snazzy new site. Start with his interview with Roger Scruton and move on to his appreciation of mad Hungarian Stephen Vizinczey, whose Truth and Lies in Literature can almost convince you that literary criticism is a matter of life and […]

Aaron Haspel | Posted February 7, 2003 @ 11:03 AM | Blogs,Culture,Literature