Eavesdropping In: Fat People Paying More For Pedicures Tells Us Our Society Hates Fat People, But What Does Antoine Dodson's Rise To Fame Tell Us About Ourselves?

by MADELEINE STARKEY · August 23, 2010

Meet the Koch bros who work adamantly against Obama's social initiative, and who help fuel the Tea Party movement [NewYorker]

If you're fat, you might have to pay a security deposit when getting your nails did [Jezebel]

Newt Gingrich: your Sunday commentary on this mosque at ground zero issue is so dumb.  Run and tell dat, homeboy [NYDailyNews]

Why Strasburg should be benched for the year [WaPo]

The difference between Obama the speech writer and Obama the president [Salon]