Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Thursday, June 25, 2009

Silly Site o' the Day

Schadenfreude aside, the whole Governor Sanford saga is compelling to me. Obviously the guy was caught up in feelings much bigger than himself, and as Melissa points out he didn't really have a solid basis of faith in himself regarding how to deal with his own behavior because he trusted in a sky fairy's edicts to judge him, and thus to allow him to pass judgment on others. The real tragedy here isn't his humanity (and betrayal of private trust) but his hypocrisy (and betrayal of public trust). Which brings us to Headzup's latest video, care of the Huffington Post:

As usual, these things don't quite scan correctly, but I can appreciate the effort it took to get this out in a timely manner. Erm, that's what she said?