Just a few links this week:
Atheist pianist in Turkey found guilty of blasphemy.
I'm not sure I understand the metaphor exactly, but this People Who Can Eat a Bag of Dicks about the Boston bombing post saved the rest of us the trouble of monitoring the moronic segment of the population's twittering on twitter. Media Matters also followed the lunatic fringe but they aren't as fun.
Alex Jones and his enablers. What a bunch of nuts.
The Taliban kills 17 and wounds 60 then apologizes for hurting the wrong person. Hello, if you want to kill just one person, don't use a fricking BOMB. Apparrently the Taliban are not just wrong-headed they're empty headed!
Homeless Jesuss sculpture rejected by two churches.
The Guardian reviews the History Channel's The Bible. Headline: "History Channel's The Bible series is worse than reality TV"
Malala on the cover of Time in the Most 100 Influential issue
Poster of Internet Memes. How many do you recognize?