Driftglass: David Brooks laments the decline of traditional ruling elites, but in fact, they haven't declined enough.
Preliator pro Causa: Republicans support the troops, unless they get raped.
Histories of Things to Come: The list of skills least in demand in today's job market has disturbing implications for America's future in a fiercely-competitive world.
Ehrensteinland: Mormons pioneer a whole new style of confusion about sexuality.
Blog round-up by Infidel753. Tips to mbru [at] crooksandliars [dot] com.