THE PLANK DECEMBER 10, 2009
- Should Obama Try to Create More Jobs or Lower the Deficit? An Exclusive Account of the White House Debate. by Noam Scheiber
- Tigergate Isn’t a Black Thing--Despite What Some Would Prefer by John McWhorter
- Our Bauhaus: Why Modernist Architecture Matters More Than Ever by Jed Perl
- Turns Out NRA Members Aren’t as Afraid of Gun Restrictions as Congressmen Are by E.J. Dionne Jr.
- The Drudge Report’s Strange Obsession with AccuWeather.com by Jesse Zwick
- Ten Questions About the Public Option Compromise by Jonathan Cohn
- Should the U.S. Government Take Half of Banker’s Bonuses? by Noam Scheiber
- Why Do Men Sext Their Mistresses? Because It’s Hot! by Michelle Cottle
- Are Joe Lieberman’s Days as a Conservative Hero Numbered? by Jonathan Chait
As always, be sure to check out economic news on The Stash, environment and energy coverage on The Vine, the latest on health care at The Treatment, metro policy debate on The Avenue, and Marty Peretz's The Spine. Also be sure to take a look at TNR's new blogs by William Galston, Simon Johnson, Ed Kilgore, Damon Linker, and John McWhorter.