An interesting and thorough (psychoanalytic, postmodernist, biopolitical) analysis of the ideological and political responses to the terrorist attacks on 9/11. Worth the read, and free thanks to the magic of Google Books.
Great introduction to Zizek. Side story: one of the characters in a recent Belgian television show was reading this. The further plot involved prostitution, charity and a dwarf. And yes, this was prime-time television ;)
I want to both shout in joy and in pain. You guys win. I'll slog through the desert. Incidentally, does his desert have anything to do with "crossing the SAAS desert" I once saw on a lonely power point slide?