- Why "Number One"? Answer. Format inspired by Salmon's long-running feature (and Yglesias).
- Disconcerting to be directed to a Google Books scan of a book that is physically less than half a mile away: Flatland
- Do senators' financial statements include the annuitized value of their pensions? And why are congressmen allowed to collect pensions while in office? Courier and Press
- Feminists' worst nightmare: Taylor Swift (and Jezebel), Cantab coeds, Bella Swan
- Roger Ebert's thumbs down on Americans' reaction to BP Spill
- Timothy Burke's hit parade: Why local columnists are boring and deveoping countries' huge ... tracts of land
17 June 2010
As we, transfixed, made history: