– Spiffy map-making from the Smithsonian.
– The New York Times on the “dismal science“.
– Derb takes on “Uncle” Tim Wise on the mathematics of race and crime.
– And while we are at it: here’s Ron Unz on the same subject.
– That STEM crisis you’re always hearing about doesn’t exist.
– Charles Cooke on misunderstanding the Second Amendment.
– From Victor Hanson, some Dark Enlightenment-style musings on the limitations of democracy.
– The late stages of terminal oikophobia.