Archive for October 28th, 2012

We must abandon the notion that the people govern. Instead, we must adopt the theory that, by their occasional mobilisations as a majority, people support or oppose the individuals who actually govern.  –  Walter Lippman

Though I could always hope for more, I’m fairly satisfied with the number of appropriate items in this last link column before Halloween.  This week’s link champ is Ken White of Popehat; actually he and Radley Balko are tied with five links each, but since one of Ken’s is something he wrote himself I’m going to consider that a tiebreaker.  All the links down to the new Amy Winfrey cartoon are Ken’s, and all the links after the second video are Radley’s; that one reframes one of the scariest movies of all time as an ’80s sitcom.  The first few links after the first video were provided by Rachel BloomMs. Samantha,  Chi MgbakoFranklin HarrisCthulhuchick and Mike Siegel (in that order), and the last two before the second video by Jesse Walker.

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