December 21, 2011 - 12:47 am
- What Happens Next in North Korea? By Richard Fernandez. North Korea and its immediate future aren’t as bad as advertised. They’re possibly worse.
- On the Ground in Iowa, by Ari J. Kaufman. The situation is fluid, but Iowa Republicans know which candidate they don’t want.
- Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, and the Mystery of the Female Vote, by Kyle-Anne Shiver. Conventional (male) wisdom says women will side against the adulterer.
- Coal In Our Stockings: The Destruction of Medical Innovation, by Benjamin Zycher. Obamacare’s “Comparative Effectiveness Review” process will stifle medical technology innovation.
- Essential Christmas: The 10 Best Holiday Specials And Movies, by Chris Queen. The year isn’t complete without rewatching these classics with the family.
- Pulp Fascism: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, by John Boot. As depraved as Caligula, but at least Caligula didn’t pretend to be anything other than smut.