December 1st, 2016

goujun_pensive

Random around Livejournal and the Graun

Trump and Tribalism.
- "attacking Trump because of ethics won't work. The tribe that voted for Trump thinks everybody is corrupt, and that their choice is who the corrupt person is working for."

More happily:
Gorgeous forgeries.
-- Includes comments on the need to get your diacritics right when forging Assyrian wall reliefs. Not a profession for the lazy, that.

80 year old Albertan woman wins 50 million.
-- Go you, love.

My reading stats for November are as depressed as that depressing month. Few books, all but one mysteries, but that one does at least add Chinese mainland authors to my reading challenge.