I am the 47 percent

I apologize for all the political blogging and limited religion blogging, but I’m a fatal combination of (1) really agitated about the 47 percent thing (2) too busy to pay much attention to more than one thing. We will return to your regularly scheduled programming next week, but until then, I have this:

What America needs now is a constitutional monarch
Bertrand Russell wrote great prose, predicted Cold War and America's victory in it
Leah Libresco: social conservatives are becoming irrelevant
Why I'm cool with what happened to Brendan Eich