The cover of the New Yorker this week shows a military helicopter with heavily armed men transporting Santa Claus. It is called Violent Night.
Here's Jon Carroll on the latest trauma in Marin. I'm due for jury duty. Maybe I'll get on this case, though I may have to admit I am pre-judged in favor of the sunbather. Could I be fair? Define "fair." A free ride for some as they sit at the top of the ferris wheel floating in the air.