Daily Archive: July 15, 2010


For those of you who don’t follow me on Twitter…

…apologies for my extended absence from the blog. You see, my wife had a baby Monday. This was our second and we had him at home. It was an incredible experience. Incredibly painful if...


A Blog of Fire and Ice

For the League’s fantasy aficionados (and Erik, who I know loves this stuff): Alyssa Rosenberg is blogging George R. R. Martin’s A Song of Fire and Ice. Here’s her latest entry.


Jaybird’s Immigration Story

In the interest of divorcing this subthread from the still-running Hayek discussion below, I give you commenter Jaybird’s immigration story: My wife is a Canadian citizen. She moved to the US via Fiancee Visa...


The Outsider Elite

Interesting article about the “grassroots” nature of Obama’s Organizing for America: [Organizing for America] also holds online strategy sessions, offering supporters the chance to “join the discussion,” “interact,” and “ask questions.” But amid the...


All That Needs to Be Said

…about the New Black Panther Party or, for that matter, right-wing militia groups.  Jesse Walker: