Here's something I haven't seen before: a law school professor agrees that the purpose of law school is to confuse students.
W. take note: John Keegan says Churchill would smack Iraq.
Further evidence that blogging is socially useful.
Wired says maybe music sales aren't down because of MP3s .
Breaking news! WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE TO THE DOOR. Thanks to the diligent effort of a Duke undergraduate volunteer, the Door can now present the party affiliation of the NC State Economics faculty (recall the entry for August 28).
Using the 34 faculty listed at http://www.mgt.ncsu.edu/faculty/economics/faculty.html, the count is
Omitting emeritus and non-tenure-track faculty, the count is
Either way, the NCSU economics dept. is a bit more Republican than any of the ten departments listed in the The American Enterprise article.
Probably the funniest article about student evaluations of teachers there is. (Note that some of the links in the article are broken.)
Today's "Well, duh" insight from one of the Other Social Sciences: resentment correlates with Schadenfreude.
Lord save me, I think I'm addicted to Lileks. He gleefully pummels a whiny British sap. One razz: "You have to say this for the chap: once he gets the old Fatuity Extruder up and running, it produces a bumper crop." But go and read the whole thing.
The Europeans have another reason to hate and fear America. We're outbreeding them.