What we read while Mitt Romney convinced us to take responsibility for our lives…
- Steve Sabol, one of the two men behind NFL Films, died last week. He was 69. Tim penned an appreciation for NFL Films back in 2010.
- An interesting interview with the new Egyptian president. Also, the real reason for the protests in Libya and Egypt.
- David Graeber on debt and revolution.
- Mitt Romney ran into some trouble last week, when a leaked video showed him criticized the 47% of Americans who pay no federal income tax. His campaign has been in trouble ever since, but it’s been a boon to this Tumblr.
- Meanwhile, the origins of political consultants.
- A history of America, according to conservatives.
- Urban development and the new Barclays Center.
- An nuanced speech from Rand Paul on war and abortion.
- A weird speech from Fiona Apple on her arrest.