* "How Obama compares to Bush on torture, surveillance and detention."
* Austerity by the numbers.
* Part of the problem is college tuition is just too high for most people.
* Ugh. So the military was, you know, actually teaching soldiers that we are at war with Islam.
* One thing America sells the world: ideas.
* Brilliant takedown of National Review's Jonah Goldberg.
* Staging a (possible) lost work of Shakespeare.
* Good read: on filmmakers becoming trapped by their own fictional worlds.