Try the Santorum--Santorum cocktail taste test

How Not To Apologize--Rush Limbaugh’s statement on Sandra Fluke was a textbook example of what not to say.

When the Facts Don't Matter--Same-sex marriage isn't hurting anyone. So why are so many people still afraid of it?

Atlantic: All the Single Ladies

NYT: From Finland, an Intriguing School-Reform Model

Why Innovation Can't Fix America's Classrooms

Chinese Smog Disaster Rouses Chinese Media

Don’t believe the sex addiction hype

How cellphone cameras shape OWS These videos have helped protesters create their own narratives and hold the police accountable

Can 17-Year-Olds Vote in Mississippi? The weirder implications of Mississippi’s anti-abortion amendment declaring fetuses to be people.

America Needs Broadly Educated Citizens, Even Anthropologists--The president of Arizona State University explains why Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s emphasis on practical education is short-sighted.

Slide show: Homemade posters from Occupy Wall Street
Is this video “Occupy Wall Street Gone Wild”?
“Hot Chicks of Occupy Wall Street” creator defends film In a q-and-a on Salon, Steven Greenstreet discussed his motivations -- and critiqued the angry response from women
Lemony Snicket’s “observations” on Occupy Wall Street
http://occupywriters.com/by-lemony-snicket
Occupation and realignment How a real leftist movement could create a new center in American politics

Endangered Dragon:As Its Economy Sprints Ahead, China’s People Are Left Behind


What caused the wealth gap? Protesters are furious over America's growing income disparity. Economist Jeffrey Sachs explains where it came from


America's secular revival: Five signs that, despite the GOP's efforts, religion's impact on U.S. politics will soon decline



All the President's Memes--Why Obama gets so much love on the Internet.

As Chinese Visit Taiwan, the Cultural Influence Is Subdued

Go Ahead, Eat Chocolate for Breakfast: Why the lawsuit against Nutella is bunk.

Bad Food? Tax It, and Subsidize Vegetables

Read My Lisp--Is Michele Bachmann's husband gay? Don't trust gaydar to settle the question.

Nicholas D. Kristof: Our Fantasy Nation?: If Republicans seek a country with low taxes, little regulation and traditional family values, I have the perfect place for them. Body armor suggested.

Superbrands' success fuelled by sex, religion and gossip

NYT: Foods With Benefits, or So They Say