Good read: secretly-taped conversations show glimpses of the man who would become president.
Army having difficulty making recruiting goals. Wonder why.
"Nature is often sloppy and bizarre. Can critics of Darwinism explain why?"
"What teaching a college-level class at a maximum-security correctional facility did for the inmates - and for me."
Howard Kurtz on the perfect storm in the blogosphere.
Nifty: gay marriage and The Simpsons
Hunter S. Thompson commits suicide.
Ten things we didn't know this time last week.
Bonus: 'ten things that could land your vicar in trouble.'