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  • Here's a dash of hope for climate change

    This speech cheered me up, so I thought I'd share.

    TreeHugger
  • Two more mayoral hopefuls kicked off ballot

    Roger Washington, a veteran of the Chicago Police Department, and Catherine Brown D'Tycoon were kicked off the ballot on Wednesday.

    Chicago Sun-Times
  • The two things you need to know about economics

    There is a fun parlour game, as we British call such things, to play on slow days like New Year's Day: The Two Things. This is to try to distill the essentials of some skill or field down to the only two things that you truly need to know. For example, civil engineering becomes 1.) Dirt and 2.) Dirt plus water is mud – and there is always mud. Boxing is 1.) Hit and 2.) Don't be hit.

    Washington Examiner