Daily Archive: June 6, 2013

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Daniel Larison’s Libya Fixation

Via Andrew Sullivan I’ve come across this Daniel Larison post on the ascension of Susan Rice and Samantha Power. It is not his best work, although its flaws are rather predictable for anyone whose read Larison on the...

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Driving Blind: I Spy

“We need not to be let alone. We need to be really bothered once in a while. How long is it since you were really bothered? About something important, about something real?”   As Mark pointed...

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Late Thursday Jukebox: Dean Ween Vents Spleen

Ween is a world unto itself, a band whose fierce independence has forever earned my appreciation, even if its music often left me behind. Unfortunately, the band dissolved last year in precisely the sort...

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Indefensible

I do not have time to write a full piece on the revelations about the Obama Administration’s continuation* – and indeed, apparent expansion – of the Bush Administration’s policy of obtaining blanket phone records...

No Other Word…

Last week my daughter and two of her friends were involved in a terrible car accident that claimed the life of one of the other girls. My daughter suffered no serious injuries and will...