Archive for December 16th, 2012

When hopes and dreams are loose in the streets, is well for the timid to lock doors, shutter windows, and lie low until the wrath has passed.  For there is often a monstrous incongruity between the hopes, however noble and tender, and the action which follows them.  It is as if ivied maidens and garlanded youths were to herald the four horsemen of the apocalypse.  –
Eric Hoffer, The True Believer (section 5)

Though this was a fairly busy week in hooker news, it was actually fairly quiet for other interesting stuff (which really isn’t surprising around holidays).  This week’s link champ is my best friend Grace, who called my attention to every link down to the first video (a new Amy Winfrey cartoon).  The links between the videos were provided by Mike SiegelKorhomme, EconJeffAL 360 and Lenore Skenazy (in that order), with the last three from Radley Balko; the second video was discovered by Jesse Walker.

Enjoy this STD PSA from a more enlightened era.

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