– If you’ve been only half paying attention to the internet as much as me lately, you’ll still be confused about this “Kony” thing you’ve been hearing about. Well, it’s actually a guy. An African warlord, and not a very nice African warlord as African warlords go, by the sound of it. There’s been something of a clusterfuck surrounding him lately – or, rather, surrounding a particular campaign for his arrest – which is nicely summarised here by BoingBoing. The filmmakers who’ve done so much to publicise his name lately have also responded to some of the criticism.
– JT Eberhard explains as nicely as he can to a 14-year-old girl why he hopes her birthday wish doesn’t come true.
– The NHS bill is beyond repair. An even more overwhelming majority of people who actually work in and use the industry are opposed to the Conservatives’ plans for reform.
– Christians’ “relationship with Jesus” is like a lot of teenagers’ girlfriend who lives in Canada.