3. Back when he was Chicago schools chief, the now Secretary of Education Arne Duncan gamed the school placement system to favor powerful political allies. Nice.
4. Tocqueville had our future pegged a long time ago. Rather than falling prey to a jackboot-in-the-face, we are enfolded by a state power that is minute, regular, provident and mild. Read the whole article, it’s worth it.
5. Professor Reynolds should apologize to prostitutes. Extra nice.
6. Under 13 U.S.C. § 221, you can be fined $100 for refusing to answer any of the census questions. $500 for providing false information. If the idea of harrassing census takers entertains you, it may be worth the price . . .