Driving to the conference in Indianapolis, we listened to Sarah Vowell’s Assassination Vacation on CD.
It’s a fine book to listen to while you’re driving to and from a Red State – and while your country is behaving badly in yet another stupid war. The section on McKinley and his Philippines exploits was especially piquant.
(For more on that: http://hnn.us/articles/1595.html)
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