In the service of democracy

“Britney Spears is being used as a secret weapon to fight Somali pirates,” reports (10/30/13). “The singer’s hits are being blasted out by tanker crews to deter kidnap attacks.” “Her songs were chosen by the security team because they…


“It’s got plenty of competition, but this may just be the single most cringe-worthy, embarrassing interview on Fox News,” writes Slate’s Daniel Politi.