Month: July 22, 2009

Jul 22,2009

A little context on Honduras

Chris Caldwell has an absolutely fantastic piece on Honduras this week in the pages of The Weekly Standard. In it, he provides a little background often missing from the discussions:...

Jul 20,2009

The Chi-Coms have taken over The Onion!

Featured headlines: American Children Like Me Are Lazy and Insolent and Must Try Harder. Clear American Sky A Constant Reminder Of Industrial Inferiority. Yao Ming! Damn you, publisher T. Herman...

Jul 20,2009

Why did people hate STP?

Having grown up in the 90s, I’ve listened to a fair amount of the Stone Temple Pilots. They were a mainstay on DC 101, WHFS, and other DC-area stations. I...

Jul 20,2009

What’s the point?

Megan McArdle asks why a generation grew up yearning to explore the solar system and gave up on that dream. I’m kind of sympathetic — I grew up reading Robert...

Jul 20,2009

Meanwhile back at the ranch…

This would’ve been much bigger news if not for the Sotomayor hearings — Kevin Drum notices that moderate Senate Democrats have excised the card-check provision from the Employee Free Choice...