When the violent win blows the wires away:

— Not enough money to educate the next generation but plenty of funds to try to conquer Afghanistan!

Krugman: “the Israel-is-always-right crowd has gravitated to people who don’t have any problem with the occupation — which means the American hard right, including the Christian right.”

— Why do Presidents even try to do anything.


Against salary freezes.

— Senators filibuster deficit-reducing jobs bill to be pains in the ass.

Arcade Fire, “Month of May”.