The Dumbest Thing I Ever Did: My French Neo-Nazi Internet Boyfriend

Ah yes. A young girl's dream. (via toptenz.net)

Ah yes. A young girl’s dream. (via toptenz.net)

The summer before I entered high school, I was in terrible shape. Unattractive, painfully dorky and socially unaware, I walked into summer school expecting some sort of teen movie dream, but got a harsh dose of reality instead. Rather than attempt to make the best of it,  I spent most of that summer on online anime roleplaying forums like the intense Indoor Kid that I am. And through one of these, I met my sixteen year-old French Neo-Nazi Internet boyfriend, King.* Continue reading

The Monday Catchup

Morsi is the second Egyptian head of state to face criminal charges in the last three years.

Morsi is the second Egyptian head of state to face criminal charges in the last three years.

Good morning! Here’s what you missed over Halloweekend:

The Lead Story: Deposed Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi went on trial today, in what amounted to his first public appearance since being removed from power in early July. Morsi proclaimed himself the legitimate ruler of of Egypt and his case was adjourned until this January. The country is still being run by a military-led government.

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