Mid-Day Open Thread

So far 2011 has been like watching the Berlin Wall come down nearly every month. Amazing.

The Cultural Kryptonite Of The American Right

Before U.S. Tomahawk cruise missiles began to rain down on Muammar Gaddafi's air defenses, the only conversation that President Obama had to have was with his senior advisers. They, and they alone would decide whether a country founded as a

Three Big Pigs

Revolutions in the Middle East explained, Angry Birds-style.

Libya Redux - 1986

Ironically, the last time we staged an attack on Libya was in March 1986, almost twenty five years ago to the day.