It would be myopic in the extreme to view the flow of oil to the United States...– Bruce Bartlett
Sounds a little (*yawn*) like someone I know: Whereas previous generations of accomplished writers were awash in alcoholism and cigarettes, sexual-romantic openness (these days known as “promiscuity”), spiritual misery, and financial ruin, today’s young writers are more likely to faithfully drink 8-10 glasses of water daily, be married and/or monogamous (definitely married if there are...
You develop an instant global consciousness, a people orientation, an intense...– Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14 astronaut
As a result of this audit, we now know that the Federal Reserve provided more...– Bernie Sanders
sigh. the global gag rule is back. →
You people panic too much– Adrian Gonzalez on his 4-5 afternoon in Baltimore after going 2-24 since the ASB
what do you mean "first"? →
medium chill →
see also: Timothy Burke
come for the sunbathing lemurs and stay for the... →
Kolpak and Grossman managed to find the right balance between ΔH and activation...– Yun Xie on the solar-charged nanotubes of Kolpak and Grossman
Without Spotify, labels know only when an album is sold. If a CD is ripped for a...– Brendan Greeley (the whole thing is worth your time)
New Brahmin bait →
and this awesome retort
RIP Natick Collection →
I always thought it should be called the Speen Street Mall but whatever.
We can say that men writhe on the ground looking like they’re injured more than...– the NYT discovers a problem with soccer
English syntax is a deep and interesting subject. It is much too important to be...– Geoffrey K. Pullum on Strunk and White
and Krugman sounds equally disappointed
Robby: After the show, I had to go to the bathroom really badly. But LeBron was in there, and security wouldn't let me go in.
Gigi: Why didn't you go to the bathroom downstairs?
Robby: I wasn't going to go down there. It's haunted.
From the moment it declares independence on Saturday, the Republic of South...– Jeffrey Gettleman