Archive for the ‘politics’ Category

House of Simeon

October 5, 2007

A fascinating photo-essay about building a house in Malawi. The post illustrates some of the economic challenges facing developing countries while conveying the richness of this ancient tradition.

The author is a friend of mine from college.

Can’t Say I Disagree

October 5, 2007

First of all, whenever I hear anything described as a heartless assault on our children, I tend to think it’s a good idea. I’m happy that the president’s willing to do something bad for the kids.

-William Kristol on SCHIP