links for 2010-09-18
Relative Deprivation and the Put-Upon American Merely Upper Class

I, too, Am Sorry for Newt Gingrich

John Gordon writes: Nicholas Kristof apologizes for his fellow Americans.... Even though I don't believe in the cultural or tribal inheritance of sin, I'm personally ok with apologizing for American whackos. Sorry everyone, we have more than our share of frightened people living in a world they can't understand. We also have Newt Gingrich, but he's just a psychopath.