June 2nd, 2012


catching up

"Walker is being challenged not because he pursued conservative policies but because Wisconsin has become the most glaring example of a new and genuinely alarming approach to politics on the right. It seeks to use incumbency to alter the rules and tilt the legal and electoral playing field decisively toward the interests of those in power."

* Why are the Democrats having a tough time in the Scott Walker recall?
* A new wrinkle in attempts to bring transparency to government contractors.
* Examining the systematic corruption in China.
* Where advertising spends its money.
* Matt Taibbi on why people are upset with the Facebook IPO.
* Great. Catholic bishops plan a more active role in the conservative movement.
* Maybe Netflix is doing better after all.
* Oh hey, they may have figured out that Amelia Earhart mystery.