I was not planning to do a post this evening, but this gem from the BBC was WAY too good to let go:
Israeli politician blames earthquake on gays
At least they are not blaming all of their problems on Palestinians freedom fighters, er... terrorists, er... let's call them militants for now. I'll do a future post on what exactly to call these folks.
This weekend I am presenting at the Eastern Sociological Society in New York City. The next post will detail how that goes.