Entries from October 2010

Wednesday, October 27th, 2010

So You Want to Get a PhD in English?

Reminds me of the numerous times an eager undergraduate English major has sat in front of me (though on those occasions I was not nearly so jaundiced in my perspective as the professor avatar here).

Saturday, October 23rd, 2010


Buying democracy, one race at a time.

Saturday, October 9th, 2010

A Real Communist Dictatorship

If the US were really a Communist dictatorship, as the Teabaggers and Republicons claim, President Obama would’ve put them all in jail. Case in point: The Communist dictatorship of China, the place of manufacture of the computer on which you are reading this and the computer on which I am writing this. China’s dictators imprisoned […]