This month’s Superman/Batman has a good bit in it. I know, I’m as surprised as you. But here it is – The Joker and Lex Luthor as Calvin and Hobbes
I don’t know if I’ve linked to him before, but Ben Gunn is a prisoner who’s spent thirty years in prison for a murder he committed when he was a teenager. He renounced all violence, decades ago, and is now the only blogging prisoner in the UK, and is also studying for a PhD in criminology. He needs money to pay his fees this year. As someone who finds it hard enough to pay for my own Master’s degree while working, I have a huge amount of sympathy for someone trying to study with no source of income at all, and would urge anyone who can afford it to help him.
John Harris is one of the first sensible Labour supporters I’ve seen talking about the Lib Dems post-coalition.
And hating cliches and special pleading is clearly the last acceptable prejudice