What do you do with a revolution?

— The success of Bridesmaids.

— Rick Perry considering presidential bid.

— Perry’s path to the nomination seems so obvious that you have to wonder what skeleton in the closet is holding him back.

— Liberal brains and conservative brains (PDF).

— Jane Mayer on Obama’s anti-whistleblower crackdown.

— Debunking the right’s latest Affordable Care Act conspiracy theory.

— Rick Santorum says torture victim John McCain doesn’t understand how torture works.

Hole’s “Rock Star” is an underrated slice of nineties culture.