This week, we ponder the concept of government: Is it getting more corrupt, or has it been corrupt since the first caveman wanted the second caveman to share 40% of his fire? Also, BP spills something else, Batman getting the ol’ reboot and we get Sucker Punched.
• BP loses laptop containing oil spill claimants data – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-12912432
• New Batman after the third Nolan film, and a Justice League film? – http://io9.com/#!5787092/what-is-warner-bros-planning-for-batman-and-justice-league-plus-the-first-description-of-hawkeyes-avengers-costume
• Happy 163rd birthday to the field of paranormal investigations! – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fox_sisters
• Government, downward spiral of — $10 drug now $1500 after FDA grants monopoly: http://www.boingboing.net/2011/03/14/10-drug-becomes-1500.html, Justices, 5-4, Reject Corporate Spending Limit: http://www.nytimes.com/2010/01/22/us/politics/22scotus.html, and Inside Job: http://www.imdb.com/title/tt1645089/
• The Gruesome Death of Arius the Presbyter – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arius
• Sucker Punch – http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0978764/