Unsurprisingly, the best commentary on the executed lady comes from Slate
(This is me hijacking your Morning Coffee post for today. Hi, ever'body! Happy Friday!)
Dahlia Lithwick on what Lewis's punishment (and the various reactions to it) indicate about peoples' attitudes and assumptions about ladies:
William Saletan: What does Lewis's execution have to do with the abortion debate? Quite a lot, actually.
Doggy dog? This is why people should read.
English has been shedding rules its entire run. That's why our chairs aren't female. Male. Whatever.
Now I have to check out Cousin Liz's links. (Liz'?)