We share a wacky world.
Here are some items that struck my fancy.
Rupert Murdoch’s Watergate:The Troubling Parallels.
I am fascinated by the rapid fall from grace of Darth Vadar, the media mogul disguised as Rupert Murdoch. You may wish to read a thought-provoking article written by John Dean.
Who coined the phrase, ““Power tends to corrupt; absolute power corrupts absolutely?” 
Follow up on Saturday…
Caylee’s Law and What We Really Need to Do Now to Better Protect Children:Three Proposed Legal Reforms
Caylee Anthony is just the most recent child victim whose suffering reminds us that our laws are not as child-protective as they need to be. One element of the case is especially hard to tolerate: It is undisputed that the little girl’s mother, Casey, knew that Caylee was missing, yet never went to the authorities. For many, that fact alone should have triggered serious punishment for Casey.Follow up video…
France makes Liza Minnelli Legion of Honour officer
Here’s one for all of you Liza Minnelli fans. Congratulations, Liza with a “Z.”
 John Dalberg-Acton, 1st Baron Acton