Politics Sunday


I feel like the politics links have been kind of depressing, so here’s something happy that also fits in with all the Canadian stuff I’m posting today: Moose flu!

Dear Vivienne Westwood, Homeless chic is not okay. Stop being evil. Love, Seth. (Mimi Nguyen has a better letter.)

The EFF just isn’t giving up on warrantless wiretapping. I love the EFF. (via Boing Boing)

Maybe, if we want to pass health care reform, we can look to something that was much harder to do and see how they did it, like passing The Civil Rights Act. Or competitive duck herding (the latter via Wired).

And finally, “Martin Amis calls for euthanasia booths on street corners.” (via @MAOrthofer)

Seth Fischer's writing has appeared in Best Sex Writing 2013, Buzzfeed, PankGuernica, Lunch Ticket, Gertrude, and elsewhere. His Rumpus piece "Notes from a Unicorn" was listed as a notable essay in The Best American Essays 2013. He will be a 2014 Lambda Literary Emerging Voicing Fellow and was a 2013 Jentel Arts Residency Program Fellow. He also teaches at Antioch University Los Angeles and Writing Workshops Los Angeles. Find more writing of his writing at www.seth-fischer.com, or reach him @sethfischer. More from this author →