I Have a Special Hatred For Certain Ringtones

The Countess is surprised that cell phones are a problem in courthouses. A federal judge in Sacramento threw an elderly woman’s cell phone out in the hall when it rang one too many times. Frankly, I’m surprised that more courts…

Surprise!

John Yoo — former Bush Administration official, author of the infamous “torture memo” and pusher of the “unitary executive” idea that would essentially grant the president unlimited and extraconstitutional powers — doesn’t much care for the Supreme Court’s recent Hamdan…

Schadenfreudelicious

Plagiarizin’ Annie seems to be getting a lot of attention. Just not the kind she usually seeks. Barrie, whose analysis of Coulter’s work was first reported by the New York Post on Sunday, has recently been contacted by the Today…

I *Heart* Dear Margo

You all know my feelings about Slate’s new Prudie. But contrary to rumors that the old Prudie died, she is in fact alive and well — and writing an advice column called Dear Margo. Slate readers, here’s what you’re missing: