The nonstop rain is gone, the unbearable humidity has arrived:
— Ezra Klein’s health care reform predictions (I think he’s wrong; will discuss later).
— Postcards from the future of reading.
— Mass layoffs still happening at a massive rate.
— Key rival of the Pakistani Taliban now dead.
— New EPA analysis says Waxman-Markey will lower electrical bill.
Song of the day: The Sounds’ anti-American screed “Living in America”.