"Our shouting is louder than our actions, Our swords are taller than us, This is our tragedy." -Nizar Qabbani, from "Footnotes to the Book of Setback"
Gleen Greenwald, talk to us again about motive in terrorists, an idea that I hope is sinking in with my readers (Hi Mom!) Jay Rosen on why the media suck-diddily-ucks and a quick suggestion for how to fix it. Leonard Pitts Jr. on Obama's election and Reid's comments about Obama's election.