Yes yes yes with the Right’s vaguely homoerotic fetish with authoritarian strongmen. That said, the question the question that’s obsessed me since last week runs as follows:
Who would win in a fight?
Vladimir Putin vs. the Most Interesting Man in the World?
Gil Grissom vs. Jessica Fletcher?*
*Infant care=too much daytime teevee=stupid questions
Clay Davis vs. Rod Blagojevich?
…speaking of which, apparently there’s corruption in the Baltimore mayor’s office. Who could have guessed?
Marlo Stanfield vs. Michael Corleone?
Consider this a Wire finale open thread. Those who fear spoilers, beware.
Han Solo vs. Jimmy McNulty?
Chris Partlow and Felicia “Snoop” Pearson vs. Vincent Vega and Jules Winnfield?
Barney Miller vs. Cedric Daniels?
“Diamond” Joe Quimby vs. Senator Clay Davis?
Omar Little vs. Anton Chigurh?
Charli and I talk about racial representations in Tolkien and George R.R. Martin:
But I have to ask… Uruk-hai vs. Dothraki: Who would win in a fight?