Pielke on Faith Based Science Policy. Scientists tell us that funding for basic research (vs. applied research) is required. There doesn't seem to be a lot of empirical evidence for this, although the policy dovetails quite nicely with scientist's financial interest.
Stares at the World on Dostoyevsky on modern Progressives. It's astonishing how long ago people were on to the fallacies of progressivism, and how progressives simply ignore this. Maybe they don't know. Or they know and this is why they don't want to have the classics taught anymore.
Lawrence Person on Texas vs. California. I hadn't realized that part of the superior Texas business climate is lawsuit reform.
Robert Langham is doing his annual Alamoblogging.
MSgt B finds what looks like the world's best bacon.
Sean is keeping the list of who to buy your guns from. And who not to.