I'm watching President Obama's first press conference. He's thinking as he's talking. The last guy didn't really do that. Instead he'd pull out rehearsed arguments and talking points. Consequently, he came across as rather one-sided and smug.
LOL. Helen Thomas just asked, "Do you know of any country in the Middle East that has nuclear weapons?" Looks like Obama's not gonna bite. He's making some general comments about non-proliferation.
Subordinate ideology to the need for civility and rational argument? Yeah, I can do that.
Biscriptal juxtaposition in Chinese, part 3 - Christopher Alderton saw this flyer on his way to work a few days ago: The big, bold characters at the top exhort: Qiǎng fáng la 抢房啦! ("Grab a house!") Wha...
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