1. At a loss how to present this one, as I don’t want to just steal it from Futility Closet, and yet it is interesting:
Simply put, African countries could not handle the gift of independence. In addition, the very notion of races being different was deemed unacceptable in the West. A man labeled a racist could not count on a good public career, etc. Of course, this applied only to whites – tribal warfare and genocides in nascent African countries were politely ignored.
3. More insanity:
Penn State’s 98-Year-Old Outing Club Is No Longer Allowed to Go Outside
4. Lastly for now, genesis of the little crims:
[H/T Chuckles and haiku]