Quote of the Day

Anyone who’s car has broke down and they’ve given it a good kick is already in an emotional relationship with a machine.

“The presence of evil, once scented, tends to bring out all that is most irrational and uncontrollable in the public imagination. It is a catalyst for pea-brained theories, gimcrack scholarship, and the credulous cosmologies of hysteria.” — Michael Chabon, The God of Dark Laughter,” The New Yorker (2001-04-09)