March 22nd, 2012

News

Water shortages, plea bargains, and young adult fiction

THURSDAY NEWS:
* Whistleblower shows that the NYPD has been cooking their own numbers for years.
* Harbinger: Atlanta has a a water shortage.
* Interesting Supreme Court ruling on plea bargains.
* When you want to talk national security, you talk to David Ignatius.
* Bruce Bartlett gives us the history of Republican fiscal policy.
* Ten lessons from the Iraq war.
* Why young adult fiction is such a good fit for Hollywood adaptation.
* Joel Achenbach explains Tebow versus Manning and why it's a big story.
* The surprising story of the world's first rock concert.