By now you've heard about the bogus sign language interpreter at the Nelson Mandela memorial -- the one who just got up there and started signing in gibberesh. Naturally this raises a few questions such as How could this have happened? Who is responsible? Either whoever appointed this guy as interpreter either didn't check his background or said person(s) knew he wasn't qualified and decided it didn't matter because...well...no one would really notice, right?
At least no one of importance would notice.
Losing people to the right, emotion, and movement building - I've been thinking, lately, about the transition that some people go through from having left politics to having not-left politics. It's not that it happen...
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