February 14, 2008

Recommended 2/14

What do young men want? Kay Hymowitz says "today's single young men hang out in a hormonal limbo between adolescence and adulthood." Check out her her look at the culture of the SYM in America: "Child-Man in the Promised Land"

Is time running out on the anti-capitalists parading as as global warmists? Power Line links an IDB article citing a study predicting a coming period of "solar hibernation", which is likely to lead to a profound global cooling. Who knew the sun had a lot to do with the warming of the earth?

Syed Soharwardy may be withdrawing his complaint to the Canadian human rights commission against Ezra Levant. The full account is at Levant's blog. The reason appears to be that Soharwardy is taking a beating in the court of public opinion. See also Ace.

In the New York Times "First Chapters" series, read the opening pages of Shelby Steele's "A Bound Man", on Barack Obama.

Coverage of he assassination of the terrorist mass muderer Imad Mughniyeh at PJM, Belmont Club, and at the Counterterrorism Blog, here, here, and here.

Dick Cavett remembering Bobby Fisher, including some old video of a Fisher appearance on Cavett's show. (via Pejman). More on Fisher from chronicle.com

Posted by dan at February 14, 2008 12:13 AM