March 27th, 2006

red panda eating bamboo

anti war poetry and lyrics

Lately seen in the_ogre's journal: "If you want to participate, and you are against the current set of wars that our [US] government has involved us in, post the lyrics of an anti-war song."

I've also seen a version where you post an anti-war poem. I'll post both.
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red panda eating bamboo

The false advertising debate

The feminist blogs have been on all week about "false advertising," that is, whether it is "unfair" if a woman changes her appearance after marriage (e.g., by cutting her hair short, gaining weight, not losing weight after childbirth). One route into the discussion is here at Alas, a blog.

I'm sure it surprises no one that I don't subscribe to this notion. But that's not really what my post is about. What I began thinking about was this:
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