October 22nd, 2007

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Uh, guys? If you're trying to reconcile "'problematic' religious texts," the real answer is 'don't take these things literally.' Any other answer is going to be an issue. Seriously. I know it's a hard pill to swallow, but, c'mon.

Great read: "The American discussion about Iran has lost all connection to reality." (Also, Dan Froomkin covers the recent comments by the administration.)

On the ground: What I Risked as an Iraqi Journalist

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Remarks from the Dalai Lama in Washington.

Holy carp. Presidential candidate Stephen Colbert vs. Tim Russert.