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A Point of Personal Interest

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On January 31, 2008
This post is going to reveal more about me than I usually share in the blog-o-sphere, but oh well. It’s for a good cause. When I was an undergraduate at Yale, I ate breakfast at the Yankee Doodle Coffee Shop, affectionately known as “The Doodle,” every Friday. Some of my favorite college moments were sitting […]

A Clerisy of Clerisies

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On January 31, 2008

Via Yglesias, Dean Baker has some tough words for the Washington Post and the Beltway media more generally: Rather than acknowledge that the experts on whom they rely had badly misunderstood the probl

High Contrarianism Progress Report

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On January 31, 2008
You may recall Ben Wittes arguing that once Mukasey was dutifully confirmed he wouldn’t be able to stonewall because the Democrats would suddenly have more leverage him because Mukasey would…need them to accomplish some unspecified things. I was criticized for thinking that this was less than plausible. How’s it working out? Over the course of […]

Hey Now…

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On January 31, 2008

The status of my meth habit is irrelevant to the question at hand. …although I think it is appropriate to state at this time that James McMurtry’s Choctaw Bingo is likely the best song tha

Orcinus Fundraiser

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On January 31, 2008
After publishing what I still think is the most useful review of Liberal Fascism, Dave Neiwert has devoted much of the past several weeks handing Jonah Goldberg his own ass — digging into Pantload’s bogus sources, pointing out his gaping ignorance about the scholarly literature on fascism, and engaging him directly on the substance of […]

Cooleyisms

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On January 31, 2008

Brighter than Creation’s Dark is finally starting to grow on me. I’ll have a full write up tomorrow or the next day, but until then I leave you with some favorites of mine from Mike Cooley

Thank You

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On January 30, 2008

I just wanted to say thanks to all of LGM’s commenters. You guys really are the best. You could win a knife fight against any group of blog commenters on the intertubes. Share

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