Street baller like the Rucker:

— “In fact, Boston real estate agents routinely advise young professionals and families to move to Charlestown, citing its safety.”

— Union members not so hot on voting Democratic in November.

Possible replacements for Michelle Rhee.

— Henry Farrell on the EU’s troubles.

— Health care reform in Alberta.

— Car commuters who’ve tried congestion pricing seem to like it.

For Yom Kippur, The Clipse “Mama I’m So Sorry”.