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Mental Health Break We’ll be seeing a lot more reporter bloopers after Cato descends today:
Andrew Sullivan | 12 hours, 58 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The Damage Control Is Done, Ctd A few readers offer their perspective on the awful situation at the University of Virginia: Im a former federal prosecutor and an alum of UVA. I think those who advocate for the criminal justice system being used instead of having colleges investigate sex
Andrew Sullivan | 13 hours, 19 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
They Ink, Therefore They Are Chris Weller muses on body art, young adults, and identity: Each inked-up person on the train appeared to be in the same age groupMillennials, to use the much-maligned descriptor. Being of the same generation, presumably we all post to social media on a r
Andrew Sullivan | 13 hours, 47 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Donald Macintyre's Sketch: This blessed plot, this realm, this White Van Man... There was Mondeo Man and Worcester Woman. But now the battle for White Van Man has been truly joined. This was Stratford-upon-Avon Tory Nadhim Zahawis big moment and he seized it joyfully.
The Independent | 14 hours, 2 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
We should cash-bomb the people - not the banks | Simon Jenkins Junckers new fund will do little to head off Europes lost decade, as Friedman and Keynes would agreeAbandon helicopters. Use bombers. Bomb Germany, France, Italy, Greece, the entire eurozone. Bombthem with banknotes, cash, anything to boost demand.
The Guardian | 14 hours, 4 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
How Misconceptions Can Kill Adam Waytz connects his research on the superhumanization of blacks to the Michael Brown shooting: Wilson seemed to justify his infliction of lethal pain on to Brown precisely because he perceived Brown to be a superhuman threat. It is easy to feel good o
Andrew Sullivan | 14 hours, 15 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Its a fantasy to see the working class as an intolerant blob The pursuit of working-class votes reduces very different individuals to a homogenous group of retro-inspired caricaturesThose elusive working-class heroes? Never quite there when you need them, never quite who you want them to be. Never even actually her
The Guardian | 14 hours, 19 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
The Least-Coveted Job In Washington Within 24 hours of Hagel firing M. Flournoy & Sen. Reed-both former top contenders for job-said "no thanks." Telling even if reasons differ. — David Rothkopf (@djrothkopf) November 25, 2014 Michle Flournoy, the leading candidate to repla
Andrew Sullivan | 14 hours, 38 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
Home Office is creating more powers to turn everyone into suspects but leave us no safer This week the Intelligence and Security Committee (ISC) refused to lay blame at our intelligence agencies door for failing to prevent the killing of Fusilier Lee Rigby. Instead, in a perverse move, they pointed the finger at Facebook and its fellow web fi
The Independent | 14 hours, 51 minutes ago | comment? | recommend
So what if Angelina Jolie objects to the mansion tax? | Rhiannon Lucy Cosslett With the country facing an affordable housing crisis, I couldnt care less that a multimillionaire actor is miffed about a tax hitAngelina Jolie, who has reportedly been eyeing up a £25m penthouse inMarylebone, as well as a West End development
The Guardian | 14 hours, 59 minutes ago | comment? | recommend