Friday, June 11, 2010

Finally, the real ending for Lost revealed (link roundup)

The intended ending for Lost, before the suits at ABC decided it was too provocative. Via.

And a few more links:

1. Good observations by Glenn Greenwald about politics.

2. Ilya Somin:

The conjunction of the Celtics-Lakers NBA Finals and the European Soccer Championship [this year, the World Cup] led me to reflect on two important advantage of US pro sports over international soccer: soccer often promotes nationalist and ethnic violence and provides propaganda fodder for repressive or corrupt governments, while US pro sports (with extremely rare exceptions) do not.
3. "In 17 months in office, President Obama has already outdone every previous president in pursuing leak prosecutions."

*Previously: Extended explanation of Lost.

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