Daily Archive: November 19, 2009

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How Do You Solve a Problem Like Afghanistan?

Spencer Ackerman points me to this Tom Ricks post on David Kilcullen’s speech re: Afghanistan. Ricks on Kilcullen’s central argument: His [Kilcullen’s] bottom line is that there are two real options in Afghanistan: Either...

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Scary

Barry Ritholtz has a table comparing the bull market rallies in 1982 and 2009.  One has the support of sound fundamentals and one does not.  See for yourselves.

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More Blawgging

The Legal Theory Blog takes aim at two of the most meaningless, empty and (unfortunately) frequently used terms in conservative political discourse when constitutional law is involved: strict constructionism and judicial activism.

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Hear, Hear!

How I wish Megan McArdle had the last word on our Palin obsession.