Today in Sentences That Go Places They Really Didn’t Want To Go: “In truth, it wasn’t that hard to reconcile the ex–SNL head writer who created the euphemism ‘soup kitchen’ to describe an act of group sex in a midsized Toyota sedan with the semi-radicalized writer-director who adapted Michael Lewis’s nonfiction bestseller about the causes and casualties of the 2008 financial crisis.”

Alan Jacobs @ayjay