2. A thoughtful response to (among others) my comments on the American Sociological Association's statement about Glenn Beck and Francis Fox Piven. My concern was not with Piven so much as with the ASA stepping outside the boundaries of its reasonable mission.
3. Today's zero tolerance insanity.
4. Good that we have civilian control of the military. Yikes.
5. Some pretty interesting history of yoga as currently practiced. Apparently people fight about this when not meditating.
Hat tip on #1 to Jess Goldberg.