No stranger to the follies of the criminal-justice system, Mitnick believes the feds are after the wrong guys.
He talks to Shannon Donnelly about Off-Broadway talent and why follies never made it to film.
Hate is such a strong word, but Alan Jacobs nails it with this rant about the follies of group productivity.
"revue with glamorous female performers," 1908, from French folies (mid-19c.), from folie (see folly), probably in its sense of "extravagance" (cf. extravaganza).
early 13c., "mental weakness; unwise conduct" (in Middle English including wickedness, lewdness, madness), from Old French folie (12c.) "folly, madness, stupidity," from fol (see fool (n.)). Sense of "costly structure considered to have shown folly in the builder" is attested from 1650s. Used since Middle English of place names, especially country estates, as a form of Old French folie in its meaning "delight." Meaning "glamorous theatrical revue with lots of pretty girls" is from 1880, from French.