A Long, Rocky Road With 39 Months to Go, from The New York Times.
The Brontosaurus: Monty Python's flying creationism, from Slate.
When Good Strips Go Bad, Doonesbury strips from Slate. "Harriet, we hardly knew ye. The following week of strips on the planned confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee Harriet Miers were intended for publication beginning Monday, October 31st."
Flemish wife calls Walloon spouse "lazy," arrested, from Reuters courtesy of Josh.
Comparing Extremists: On the question of who's more out of the mainstream, the conventional wisdom is dead wrong, from The American Prospect, courtesy of Rachel.