Just pure, raw linkage this time. A few of these, I may come back to at some point during the week. But for now ... read 'em yourself. Committee hearings are picking up here in Austin, so there's much fear and loathing to contend with. Reminds me: why is it that Hunter S. Thompson never thought to cover the Texas Legislature?
» Huffington Post: University Of Texas, Rick Perry Clash Over Future Of Public Higher Education
» NY Times: Slower Growth of Health Costs Eases U.S. Deficit
» Inside Higher Ed: Questions on Debit Cards
» Atlanta Journal-Constitution: The “Me” Curriculum at the DOE: Why we need to stop telling students “Narrative writing is all about me.”
» Washington Post: Why introverts shouldn’t be forced to talk in class
» Politico: Lone Star Rising
» NY Times Magazine: Can the Republicans Be Saved From Obsolescence? (Robert Draper)