Can You Get Something For Nothing?
So in order to create something you first have to be able to create nothing.” -Werner Erhard And, most often when people bring this up to me, it’s in ... (Although you can’t necessarily get anything you want.) For example, take a box and empty ...
Manto on the chaos that was the Partition of India
And I saw the chaos ... don't you take something and give it to me." He stopped his work and looked at me. He said in a stern voice: "This is akistan. I would have done such a thing before, but now I cannot. All the seats are booked. You can't get a ...
The sentences of Sarah Palin, diagrammed.
I just rolled up my sleeves and attempted to bring order out of the chaos: I had to give up. This sentence is not for diagramming lightweights. If there's anyone out there who can kick this sucker into line, I'd be delighted to hear from you. To me ...
Would You Let This Man Go Free?
The family spun into chaos ... him shout, “Give me all your money, you motherfucker.” Was it a drunken mugging gone wrong? His mom says even she doesn’t know what happened: When she asked him about it recently, he said, “Mama, can’t you understand?
Playground Basketball Is Dying
Buildings have walls and private entrances; you can't put a metal detector at every ... "Basketball alone ain't gonna do s---," he said. But it's still fun and a temporary escape from the chaos in certain parts of the city. Agee, 41, finally finds a ...