March 18th, 2009

News

A commune, the recession, and... hippo sunscreen

THE LATE NEWS:
* Electoral reform needs to remain a top priority.
* By the numbers: facts about the recession.
* Obama names a special envoy to the Sudan.
* A historian talks about the Republicans' smaller government hypocrisy.
* Weathering the recession at a modern commune.
* Whoah. Hippo sunscreen. (Courtesy MGK.)
* On the Great Depression and the golden age of superheroes.
* And finally, the President's NCAA bracket. (Courtesy Swampland.)