What’s been happening in your world? I’m settling into fall, and the world is falling into…well, the spiral it has always been in.
Mr. Obama goes to the UN. If only he were as entertaining as Mr. Smith. New York Times
The Kenyan mall standoff ended yesterday. There’s probably something to be said in this whole tragedy about late-capitalism, terrorism, and zombies in malls. But that’s a dissertation I’d rather not write. BBC
Emergency contraception is often hard to get in Native American communities. Al Jazeera
An earthquake in Pakistan left hundreds dead. Al Jazeera
China has unblocked Facebook for a select few. Salon
Brazil’s prime minister calls the US out on NSA Spying. Huffington Post
The NCAA has lifted some of the sanctions imposed on Penn State. NPR