Should-Read: The public intellectuals' public intellectual lays down his list of five underappreciated public intellectuals: Dan Drezner: @dandrezner on Twitter: "@Noahpinion: 'Open question for Twitter folks: Who would you list as the 5 most important intellectuals in America today?...

...@delong: 'I want to hear "five most undervalued"! 5 buys, in short'...

Okay, this I can answer right now:

  1. @jtlevy [Jacob Levy]
  2. @ProfSaunders [Elizabeth Saunders]
  3. @tweetertation [Phoebe Malt Bovy]
  4. @ebruenig [Elizabeth Bruenig]
  5. @reihan [Reihan Salam]