1. Sowell's latest article. I enjoy Sowell's "random thoughts". My favorite quote from this:
I can't get excited by the question of whether Senator Robert Menendez had sex with a prostitute in Central America. It is her word against his -- and when it comes to a prostitute's word against a politician's word, that is too close to call.
2. Poll results: PA citizens wants to end the state's liquor monopoly.
3. The rise of the welfare state (from Mankiw). Link to story here. All you need is the graph, however.
4. Don't like the grade you receive? You could work hard to improve it, or instead just sue for $1.3 million.