1) Hire a real economist. There are real right-wing economists out there–several of them. I’m sure a few of them would be willing to write now and again for such an august and historic pu
Make sure to take Roger Ailes’s year in review quiz. And hope that we’ll get Jesse Taylor’s 20 most annoying conservatives soon…
A terrific post by Lindsay Beyerstein noting that to the extent they’re meaningful, claims that the United States is a “Christian Nation” are false. Indeed, I think her point that &
I wrote recently that Sideways was the best reviewed film of the year. I’m not sure if this is true any longer; the reviews from top critics of Million Dollar Baby have been remarkably good
from your friends at Lawyers, Guns & Money. Have fun, be safe, and never forget that the Yankees suck ass.
Today’s clue is that I’m sitting at home in my pajamas watching oral arguments before Washington State Surpreme court. I just learned about the fascinating way in which court of appeals ju
The Seattle PI has a relatively unremarkable story on the economic fallout of the recent oil spill in The Aleutians today. Short-term influx of work, dollars, and filled hotel rooms, tempered by conc
Many of us political theory types have a particular interest in the facts and fictions of the founding moments of political societies, especially under extreme and unusual circumstances. Lost, ABC