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"It profits me but little that a vigilant authority always protects the tranquillity of my pleasures and constantly averts all dangers from my path, without my care or concern, if this same authority is the absolute master of my liberty and my life."
--Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America
Monday, October 8, 2012
Girl of the Day - Sigourney Weaver
Amazingly, for a lady I would describe as willowy and patrician, Sigourney Weaver became probably the first of what is now a line of female action heroes in the Alien franchise (the first is still the best). She turns 63 today.