7 Quick Takes

1) Some guy, who writes for some magazine that used to be famous, is astonished–astonished, I say!–that people think there are communists in the Obama administration! I don’t know whatever could have given them that impression. Aside from the government takeover of banks, and car makers, and their relentless efforts to take over the health care industry. And the fact More …

Prithee, What Price Victory?

ESPN’s Bill Simmons, in pointing out the lameness of the WNBA, once encouraged readers to try this experiment: Go up to an average sports fan in a WNBA city and ask him which of these things he would rather happen: his WNBA team wins the world championship, or he finds a $5 bill on the ground. I would bet most More …