Categories
Commonplace Book

So Jobs’s demo of the NYT’s web site showed the “missing Flash” icon in several spots. If you think Apple didn’t expect that, you’re nuts. Apple is not embarrassed by iPhone OS’s lack of Flash.

Adobe Flash Platform Blog on iPad’s Lack of Flash

Categories
Commonplace Book

Shared by V I’m not sure yet how I feel about SOTU: in all there, was a lot to like. And, maybe Obama was right not demand the senate-specific health care bill (which certainly not have worked…

Matthew Yglesias » The Health Care Thing

Categories
Commonplace Book

Daring Fireball: The iPad Big Picture

Categories
Commonplace Book

sounds like repeal of #DADT is coming up. #SOTU

Categories
Commonplace Book

When asked a follow-up question, the vast majority of independents state that they lean toward a political party. They are the “independent leaners.” Here is the distribution of partisans (who…

The Monkey Cage: Three Myths about Political Independents

Categories
Commonplace Book

In his new book, the former CIA operative who made the bombshell — and thoroughly debunked — claim that a terrorism suspect was made to talk after one waterboarding session has admitted he was…

CIA Man Who Claimed Waterboarding Worked Admits He Was Wrong

Categories
Commonplace Book

it looks like congress is about to lynch the supreme court.

Categories
Commonplace Book

A terrible signal.

Bernanke Reconciliation? – Paul Krugman Blog – NYTimes.com

Categories
Commonplace Book

#iPad looks awesome, bummed it’s using the app store model, though.

Categories
Commonplace Book

I was born in Mexico City, in a world that seems less and less familiar to me. I live now in the opposite corner of the continent. I am training to be a political scientist at Harvard. My passion has…

Op-Ed Contributor – Doing the Math on Mexican Drug Wars – NYTimes.com