Open thread

I am mired in meetings today (yes, it’s summer, I’m on a 9 month appointment, and I’m also on sabbatical…but necessity has roped me in yet again). I’m going to be wrestling with academic obligations almost all day, so you’re going to have to entertain yourselves for a bit. Here’s an open thread, say what you think!

For a little ferocious inflammatory commentary to prime the pump, here’s Pat Condell.