* On the eve of the Republican convention, what ever happened to George W. Bush?
* "Why Mitt's money matters."
* Jonathan Bernstein in defense of politican conventions.
* "What has happened is that our prison system has become our de facto mental health care system."
* "How Americans near the Great Lakes are radically changing the sound of English."
* Nine questions about the fall TV season?
* In case you missed it, the subscription MMO is dead.