The Real Eric Blair
Louis Menand in The New Yorker on the many-headed cult of George Orwell.
The young Tar Heels got whipped at GA Tech, missing one of their better chances at a road win. Wake at home and then Duke at Duke are next. Carolina will have to bounce back soon to stay on track for the tourney. Tonight, I'm going to Durham to see Duke play Butler.
Sobran's Long, Strange Trip
Joe Sobran used to be really conservative. He got meaner and meaner, until things got to the point that his former mentor, Bill Buckley, had to write him off as an anti-Semite. Now Sobran has decided he's an anarcho-capitalist. What's next?