Thursday, October 27, 2011

Best Three Point Shot

I'm reading the excellent, extremely entertaining "The Book Of Basketball" by Bill Simmons. In it, he claims the following is the greatest three-pointer ever:

However, in looking for the clip, I found this:
Now, contestant number one was a game-winner, and clearly of greater significance. But which shot is more amazing to you?

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Goodbye Bork Pie (Ass)Hat

[via LG&M]

Robert Bork Has Good News for All the Ladies

How about the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment? Does he still think it shouldn’t apply to women?

“Yeah,” he answers. “I think I feel justified by the fact ever since then, the Equal Protection Clause kept expanding in ways that cannot be justified historically, grammatically, or any other way. Women are a majority of the population now—a majority in university classrooms and a majority in all kinds of contexts. It seems to me silly to say, ‘Gee, they’re discriminated against and we need to do something about it.’ They aren’t discriminated against anymore.

Why does Robert Bork even matter? "Bork is currently an adviser to Mitt Romney." Eep.

Racism In Italy

The caricatures are something, no? Translates to something like "Guess who has the last right to housing, health care and work?" And which stereotype is holding the knife? I think it is the Arab, but I'm not sure.