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The Book Sale

Cogitamus: The Liberal Canon

Is Charles Murray trying to prove his ignorance?

No, A Former Publisher Doesn't Know More About the Internet Than Techies

The Oil Drum | Ruthless Extrapolation

Fortune, that liberal rag, investigates Fast and Furious

Is the rest of the GOP as reactionary as Texas?

R.I.P., Ray Bradbury

EconoSpeak: The Long-Term Budget Outlook - It's not what the GOP claims.

Austerity Uber Alles

RealClimate: Evaluating a 1981 temperature projection

What Did the SC Think Would Happen

Charles Murray is at it again

Inhofe Tells the Truth?

Is it still talent if it's hopelessly corrupted?

A Couple of Windows XP Tips

Rep. Darrell Issa Bars Minority Witness, a Woman, on Contraception - ABC News

This Is It

Some Europeans Are Trying to Be More Like the U.S.

Scientists discover molecular secrets of 2,000-year-old Chinese herbal remedy

Businesses Do Not Run Balanced Budgets

Early Issues of Amazing Online

Romney Barely Beats Ron Paul in Another "Beauty Contest"

Republicans See Politics in Chrysler Super Bowl Ad - NYTimes.com

Amateur Hour Turns Into Amateur Day...and Still Counting

For Ron Paul, a Distinctive Worldview of Long Standing - NYTimes.com

Gas prices to spike 60 cents or more by May

Edison's Files Reveal the Only Known Voice Recording of Someone Born in the 18th Century - The Atlantic

Activists Fight Green Projects, Seeing U.N. Plot - NYTimes.com

Republican Florida Rep. Introduces Bill With Paragraph Exposing ALEC As The Bill’s Creator | Addicting Info

Obsidian Wings: There is no barrel bottom to scrape Friday open thread

Funny How That Works | The Agitator

Unemployment is also an uninsurance problem

The Planets Just Keep Rolling In

Apple’s iPad and the Human Costs for Workers in China - NYTimes.com

Apple’s iPad and the Human Costs for Workers in China - NYTimes.com

5 Fascinating Comments by Chinese Readers About Apple and Foxconn - Alexis Madrigal - Technology - The Atlantic

5 Fascinating Comments by Chinese Readers About Apple and Foxconn - Alexis Madrigal - Technology - The Atlantic

Obama Risks Alienating Republicans By Using Facts « Borowitz Report

Apple, America and a Squeezed Middle Class - NYTimes.com

Apple, America and a Squeezed Middle Class

"Oozing" Planet, 55 Cancri E, Seen With NASA's Spitzer Space Telescope

Scientists Accidentally Discover Rare Monkey Previously Thought Extinct

The Megaupload Case Isn't As Simple As Some Say

Omnivoracious: George R. R. Martin Interviews Bernard Cornwell

What the Right Gets Right - NYTimes.com

Paul Krugman Asks "How Fares the Dream?"

The Rise of the New Groupthink - NYTimes.com

Black Hole Caught Pulling Trigger on Gas "Bullets"

Murdoch Does Twitter - Badly

If cutting CO2 is too hard, start with something easier

160 Billion Alien Planets May Exist in Our Milky Way Galaxy

Why Aren't Computer Programming Languages Designed Better?

The quasicrystal that fell to Earth

MLK Day Fact Check - Ta-Nehisi Coates - Politics - The Atlantic

Report says Romney, Gingrich and Perry tax plans add billions to deficit, favor the rich

Cogitamus: The Folly of the Paul Apologists

Silicon wire created 10,000 times thinner than human hair | DVICE

Gingrich defends food stamp comment – CNN

Microsoft Replaces 'Flight Simulator' with Free, Fun 'Flight' | News & Opinion | PCMag.com

First Read - Santorum booed in contentious exchange over gay marriage

Picturing Winter, a Solstice Celebration | Tor.com

Gingrich: Mitt Romney is a liar - CBS News

2012 - You'll just wish for an end after the political commercials

A Letter from Kim Jong-un « Borowitz Report

Doctor Who Theme as never heard before

WTF? Monthly pet horoscope: January 2012 - NY Daily News