* Is the health care bill too complex to grasp? Bonus: Jon Stewart takes on Bill Kristol.
* Marc Lynch asks: will the Iraq war change how scholars study the Middle East?
* Changing the targets of our drones in Afghanistan.
* Analysis: the message the Republicans sent over Sotomayor.
* Reclaiming Arab identity in America.
* The Explainer, on why Congress gets so much vacation.
* 'Decipher embezzler gets jail.'
* Eight secrets of the Saved by the Bell reunion.'