Jonah Lehrer on why expertise doesn’t translate well.
Megan McArdle talks about Ireland.
El Paso, sisters city of the most violent city in Mexico, is the safest city in America. The reason? El Paso’s cops aren’t wholly-owned subsidiaries of the drug cartels.
Why the UN is a joke. A dangerous joke.
If I were liberal, I’d probably love Glenn Greenwald. Here he defends a libertarian from a nasty smear job.
Since I so rarely say it –or have a reason to — good for Obama.
HuffPo remain a bastion of pseudo-medical Nanny State lunacy.
How the government drives up the cost of healthcare.
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