Open Thread: Who is Barack Obama?


Besides knowing him through his rotten friends, his taste in “art” and this excellent analysis goes a long way in figuring him out.  It should be required reading…..for Obama.
- Bosch Fawstin

Stanley Fish: Sarah Palin Is Coming to Town, NYTimes.com


When I walked into the Strand Bookstore in Manhattan last week, I headed straight for the bright young thing who wore an “Ask Me” button, and asked her to point me to the section of the store where I might find Sarah Palin’s memoir, “Going Rogue: An American Life.” She looked at me as if […]