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Louis Theroux
To be ashamed of one's immorality: that is a step on the staircase at whose end one is also ashamed of one's morality. #Nietzsche
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What's that word in German for when the hotel wifi isn't fast enough to do anything but just fast enough to stop you doing something else?
Every time I hear about Boko Haram I still think of Procul Harum.
On iplayer. It's also on the PBS website in the US I'm pretty sure. And follow #thisworld on @BBCThisWorld
Check out the terrific #thisworld doc on solitary confinement.
You are no longer a vegetable. You are a viable plant. #congratulations! pic.twitter.com/mBVYVGf7NW
Who Needs a Cuddle Buddy? Everyone, It Turns Out nyti.ms/1mJV2WT
Extraordinary doc about life in solitary confinement in a US prison about to start on BBC2 on #thisworld bbc.co.uk/programmes/b04…
It used to be said no-one could name a Chinese brand (eg. David Brooks here: nyti.ms/11F1pPF) but that changed today. #alibaba
Would be a good idea: Panel Urges Overhauling Health Care at End of Life, via @nytimes nytimes.com/2014/09/18/sci…
Pretty cool: Mashup Artist Who Samples Amateur YouTube Musicians | The Creators Project creat.rs/1tJv443 via @CreatorsProject
Thought Scotland was voting on independence - so what's this about going to the Poles?
I'm getting to that age where all that stuff I thought I'd do when I was older I should probably start doing.
Natural anti-suicide agent?: Should We All Take a Bit of Lithium?, via @nytimes nytimes.com/2014/09/14/opi…
Veterans of Elite Israeli Unit Refuse Reserve Duty, Citing Treatment of Palestinians , via @nytimes nytimes.com/2014/09/13/wor…
don't crime drunk or not drunk. or crime on someone undrunk or drunk. also don't do other crime. i'm richard dawkman pic.twitter.com/pcVgDYeqzO
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Beautiful song I just listened to on youtube by Nick Drake's mum, eerily like one of his compositions: youtube.com/watch?v=kuEifY…
You're a murdering dictator. You want tips on spinning a massacre of protestors. Who can you call? Try Tony Blair telegraph.co.uk/news/politics/…
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If u enjoy gripping In Cold Blood-esque true crime books check out @JohnSafran's Murder in Mississippi, pub'ed today in the UK.
Possibly intended as salute by hi-calibre honor guard? N Korea Said to Fire Projectiles as Pope Visits, via @nytimes nytimes.com/aponline/2014/…
Do u like old school hip hop? I remember hearing this on Westwood in the daze of wayback. Featuring real crackheads. youtube.com/watch?v=lZbOiW…
This is a great story: The Brazilian Bus Magnate Who’s Buying Up All the World’s Vinyl Records, via @nytimes nyti.ms/1opl7cC
Jetpacks!! Thrill Ride Flies in the Face of Gravity, as Well as Cautious Officials, via @nytimes nyti.ms/1lIVX3S
Doug E. Fresh... Chaka Khan... Al Jarreau... atlantablackstar.com/2014/08/06/8-b…
Former Manson follower Patricia Krenwinkel interviewed in this new mini-doc: nyti.ms/1AQpLoR
Great story about wildly divergent outcomes of kids diagnosed with autism: via @nytimes nyti.ms/1zypbdQ
Yes to legalization of Mary Jane: "The Great Colorado Weed Experiment," via @nytimes nyti.ms/1zHRoz1
@louistheroux As you have Lake Palmer, in your Thai brides programme. Storm-tossed, exiled, centre-stage.
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So he was not "of devils party without knowing it" (pace Blake) but consciously creating affective dissonance in mind if his readers.
Milton, in opening of Paradise Lost, has Satan in exact same position as Aeneas at beginning of Aeneid: storm-tossed, exiled, centre-stage.
Suck it up you marathoners and triathletes!! Running 5 Minutes or 5 hours, same health bennies! nyti.ms/1oag9LA
BBC News - Savile charity 'to fight against payouts for victims' bbc.com/news/uk-285584…
Woah! Beyond the twilight zone... beyond the abyssal zone... the hadal zone!! pic.twitter.com/a7boEF60xP
I just heard a cool segment on NPR about the "descending Phrygian tetrachord", which led me to this: wnyc.org/story/worlds-m…
I was away for a week and the basil's looking a bit sorry for itself. But this little guy's a fighter, I can tell... pic.twitter.com/rliuThVddC
You were in Stuart Little 2. RT @RealJamesWoods: Obama is the disaster from whom all disasters follow.
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Barbara Hewson latest on Savile and historic sex abuse spiked-online.com/newsite/articl…
Very weird to imagine Lynne Cheney lying in bed next to her husband Dick reading my brother's novel Far North. mobile.nytimes.com/2014/07/06/boo…
As a grape to a beach ball: us to Jupiter google.co.uk/search?q=compa…
Wow! "Rite of the Sitting Dead: Funeral Poses Mimic Life", via @nytimes nyti.ms/1kVGsnq
Interesting article about the death of the American mall theguardian.com/cities/2014/ju…
Did Freddie Mercury just score??
Australian comedian Wil Anderson was hilarious and inspired at UCB's Set List show tonight.