A City Mourns.
Our hearts are with the family of Leiby Kletzky, the 8-year-old Brooklyn boy who got lost while walking home alone from day camp in his Orthodox Jewish neighborhood and was killed and dismembered by a stranger he had asked for directions. Leiby’s remains were found stuffed in a trash bin and the man's refrigerator, police said last week. The suspect, Levi Aron has been charged with murder.
Never let it be said that the bloggers here at Room 8 lack a sense of humor.
I'm going to paraphrase this famous quote: "In a world of lies and deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act."
This is a credo I stand by. We are awash in a sea of mistruths, obfuscations and outright asshattery; our "news: organizations actually have a mandate to LIE TO US.
Does anyone rec all the case of the RBGH scandal? This came about when two reporters proposed a story involving the dangers of this additive to our milk supply.