“Un nota na tentashion nahoñg rason.”
[Transaltion: A very little temptation is enough.]
– Chamorro proverb, from pre-WWII Guam
My island of birth is caught between a despot and a reality TV star. What could possibly go wrong? Here are your weekend links, dropping on a Friday to help you kick off the weekend. If we all survive to Monday, let’s reconvene.
If my own trajectory is Cool Girl to Bitch to Broad, I will consider my life a success.
In news that shocks no one, Caitlin Moran continues to be brilliant.
This story of this man’s dragging has been satisfying.
This week in Mormon news, woah. This guy is the head of a pretty significant committee within the church structure responsible for the streamlining and dissemination of teaching tools, policy, and a wide range of official materials. At time of typing it’s a developing story, but it’s been a long time since a person of his rank has been kicked out of the church.
The world has seen this, sir. The guy who helped invent it could only quote, “I am become death,” when he saw what his fire could do.
As of Thursday, this story just keeps getting deeper and weirder.
Album of the week: Early Grey, by Girl Ray