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But seriously, let's get down to it:
Melissa has a new piece up at The Guardian's Comment is free America about the murder of Dr. George Tiller: A murderous wake-up call
Zuska: Silence Is The Enemy
Latoya Peterson: Of Thin Blue Lines, Race, and Stereotypes
Wired: China Censors: The Tiananmen Square Anniversary Will Not Be Tweeted
Laila Lalami: Department of WTF
AmandaW: Let's talk about sex
Barbara Fisher: And The Beet Goes On...My Wrist (And in My Salad)
Passive Aggressive Notes: blowing smoke
Sociological Images: Geez, What a Tool!