Haven't done this in a while...
--Politico on the dearth of smart Republican candidates. I would have called this "The Southern Strategy Comes Home to Roost".
--Brendan Kiley makes the case that just because you're paranoid, doesn't mean that they aren't watching you.
--My perennial sparring partner Foxfier and I (but mostly her) revamp Social Security disability benefits over at Gino's place.
--The president has good taste in books, and some asshole at The National Review says dumb things about it. Does anybody remember when The National Review was staffed by literate, intellectual conservatives?