Daily Archive: April 2, 2010


Tennis-track versus wrestling-track Democrats

Dividing Dems into “wine-track” and “beer-track” voters is one of the most annoying cliches of the past few election cycles, so I respectfully suggest we turn to this breakdown of sports fans’ political affiliations...


The First Culture War

The Financial Times on France’s turn-of-the-century Dreyfus Affair is worth reading.


Auserity Measures

Via National Review, here’s an interesting article on Lithuania’s belt-tightening response to the financial crisis: Faced with rising deficits that threatened to bankrupt the country, Lithuania cut public spending by 30 percent — including slashing...


Why Call Good Friday Good?

Good Friday Prayer from the Eastern Orthodox tradition: Today He who hung the earth upon the waters is hung upon the Cross (three times). He who is King of the angels is arrayed in a...