* Top read: "The modern Republican Party just doesn't have much respect for people who work for other people, no matter how faithfully and well they do their jobs."
* The BBC asks, "What happened to America's community spirit?"
* Wait, we're only just now getting body armor designed for women in combat?
* The Explainer on when bare breasts became taboo.
* Follow-up: the post-mortem of the Fast and Furious scandal.
* On anorexia in Japan.
* Examining the Maori tribal tattoos.
* Whoah. Impressive collection found of promo images from The Dark Knight.