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Straight out of a Kinky Friedman novel

To anyone familiar with the written works of country singer and candidate for the post of Governor of Texas Kinky Friedman, this bit of news might feel like déjà vu all over again.

Steve Rambam, the tough PI and supporting character in many of Friedman's books, was recently arrested at a hacker convention in New York.

More here.

And if you've never read any Kinky Friedman, then I'd thoroughly recommend that you do – though I'm not sure about the music... or the politics.

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