The Guardian reports on a controversial photograph of a dying Marine which is supposedly dividing America: so why haven’t I heard about it, and why am I reading about it in a British newspaper?
Just when I thought the Caster Semenya story could not get any worse, I learn that she was actually already subjected to sex testing before she even raced, and was lied to about the nature of the tests. But it’s even worse…she’s also had a feminizing makeover to prove her lady credentials.
Don’t call it “sex selection,” call it “family balancing.”
I’m not a big fan of modern art, but even I can agree that it belongs in a well balanced, inclusive art collection. Others disagree, evidently.
A serious sinkhole in the San Fernando Valley ate a fire engine.
There’s an interesting conversation going on under this profile of a circus freak, talking about the history of circus freaks and circus culture.