I’m in a hurry to get things done…

Obama gave a big speech in Cairo yesterday – here’s the full text and the hour-long video. Pretty impressive and even-handed.

Yesterday was the 20th anniversary of Tiananmen Square, and the Chinese government tried to block foreign reporters from recording by…using umbrellas.

New Hampshire passed a same-sex marriage bill into law this week, leaving Rhode Island as the only New England state that hasn’t legalized it. Which is pretty crazy when I stop and think about it. The map is turning more green!

A long article about gay marriage from a Burkean conservative point of view.

Loving Day, the anniversary of the Supreme Court striking down anti-mixed race marriage laws, is this weekend.

Cool guys don’t look at explosions (video).

A long “screenplay” about how hard it is to get security right – this really opened my eyes!

Pixar vs. the Rest, or “Pixar movies, they make a lot of money and people like them”.

Stem Cell Contact Lenses Cure Blindness in Less Than a Month – um, wow.

8 thoughts on “I’m in a hurry to get things done…”

  1. you rush and rush because life’s no fun? all you really gotta do is live & die, but you’re in a hurry and don’t know why? (ID that country song)

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      1. I’m not sure I’ve ever actually heard the original, but I have a good a capella version by the U of Rochester Yellowjackets…

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      2. William and Mary’s group Reveille does a good rendition of it. I believe the original is by Alamaba. “In A Hurry,” if I’m not mistaken.

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