"The fox knows many things, but the hedgehog knows one big thing."


Glenn Reynolds:

Barack Obama:
"Impossible to transcend."

Albert A. Gore, Jr.:
"An incontinent brute."

Rev. Jeremiah Wright:
"God damn the Gentleman Farmer."

Friends of GF's Sons:
"Is that really your dad?"

Kickball Girl:
"Keeping 'em alive until 7:45."

Hired Hand:
"I think . . . we forgot the pheasant."

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Friday, September 14, 2012


When someone makes a silly film that causes Muslims to riot, burn and murder, the film is officially decried as "reprehensible."

So what do we call it when the Los Angeles Times publishes specific information -- including photographs -- about the identity and home of the maker of the silly film?

Our money is on a consensus that the former is an abuse of Freedom of Speech, while the latter is journalism, a time-honored expression of Freedom of the Press.

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