THERE IS ONLY THE TEXT….Kieran Healy moderates a blog smackdown between the Montblanc Meisterstuck Solitaie Doue and the latest version of AUCTeX. Are they both equally evil? Or merely harmless diversions from the mediocrity of daily life?
Gage Skidmore/FlickrThere's Only One Way to End Gridlock in WashingtonFor activism to be successful in our current political climate, we must vote in a Blue tsunami.
Chip Somodevilla/Getty ImagesWhy the Left Can't Walk Away from Its Farmer-Labor RootsFascism arises when workers are won over to right-wing appeals to racial or religious solidarity.