In religion and politics people’s beliefs and convictions are in almost every case gotten at second-hand, and without examination, from authorities who have not themselves examined the questions at issue but have taken them at second-hand from other non-examiners, whose opinions about them were not worth a brass farthing.
– Mark Twain
- Madison cyclists can now better map their routes through Google Bike Maps.
- A handful of Washington Post readers canceled their subscriptions over a photo of a kiss on the front page.
- Turns out the President didn’t actually give any real protection for medical marijuana use in states where it is legal.
- Some economists found that economics students might be happier than other social science students.
- Check out Rep. Roys’ comments about binding the electoral college votes to the will of the people.