NEXT FROM FOX: THE LOSERS ALL HAVE TO MARRY SOMEONE FROM JERRY SPRINGER….Nathan Newman ? against the odds ? thinks he has actually found something socially redeeming about Joe Millionaire. Seriously. Click here to read his theory.
BRINGING LIGHT TO THE MASSES….Ted Barlow has renamed his site and ? apparently dissatisfied at getting nothing more than a three-way tie for “most reasonable blogger” in the year-end awards ? has decided to convert into a single-issue blog dedicated to deconstructing the political ramifications of rural electrification.
He’s off to a pretty good start.
MALPRACTICE?….ME?….Charles Kuffner reports that the rise in medical malpractice suits is at least partly due to….actual malpractice. Who’d have guessed?
BUILD YOUR VOCABULARY THROUGH BLOGGING….You know, until about a year ago I had never heard of the word “conflate.” Neither had my mother, who has a master’s degree in English and a frighteningly strong vocabulary. But since then it seems like I’ve seen it used about once a week.
What’s going on? Did it win a word-of-the-year contest or something?