Economics and similar, for the sleep-deprived
A subtle change has been made to the comments links, so they no longer pop up. Does this in any way help with the problem about comments not appearing on permalinked posts, readers?
Update: seemingly not
Update: Oh yeah!
Friday, May 28, 2010
Extra Thursday music link, on a Friday
Just realised I should have picked this one yesterday:
It is a state of emergency, government call in the military. Dedicated to Christopher "Dudus" Coke, another person who doesn't think it's fair for him to be extradited to the US justice system.
I joke, but it's absolutely horrible. Jamaica has, of course, an amazingly high murder rate at the best of times (58/100k), but so far there have been 71 civilian casualties, plus however many of the Shower Posse gunmen and police officers who died (who aren't exactly noncombatants, but I doubt that any of them had particularly anticipated or expected something like this to happen to them). I don't know what to say. Here's a ludicrously hagiographic article detailing the political (Jamaica Labour Party) half of the atrociously dysfunctional political-criminal synthesis in Tivoli Gardens.
this item posted by the management 5/28/2010 08:02:00 AM