* Syria lurches closer to civil war.
* Speaking of war crimes, Glenn Greenwald takes on Jose Rodriguez.
* Why the EU isn't working like the US, in one graph.
* Israel reshapes its ruling coalition. Was it to help mend a rift with the ultra-Orthodox wing?
* Good read: MGK on how the younger generation can teach their elders about perspective.
* Get up and walk around the house: easy steps for getting healthier despite our sedentary lifestyles.
* Almost ten years later, cooking with the snakehead fish.
* I heard it on NPR: 'sonic predators rock Peruvian grooves.'
* O, Canada: "Unstoppable."